• New York Law Journal | Expert Opinion

    ADA and Gift Cards: A Victory for Businesses During the Pandemic

    August 14, 2020

    Thirty years after the enactment of the ADA, among all of the COVID-19 pandemic chaos, courts have repeatedly ruled in favor of businesses in cases alleging that a failure to offer accessible gift cards is a violation of the ADA.

  • Delaware Business Court Insider

    The Gap, Real Estate Owners Deadlocked in $66M Row Over Closed Stores' Rent

    July 24, 2020

    Retailers have asked that—because they did not know when entering into their leases that their stores would be forced to close—those leases be terminated and reformed.

  • Doe v. Doe, 16 Civ. 0332

    Publication Date: 2017-07-20
    Practice Area:
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. District Court, Southern District
    Judge: District Judge Nelson Roman
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 16 Civ. 0332

    Guilty Pleas Lead to Summary Judgment As to Liability on IIED Claim Over Sex

  • Wright v. Musanti, 14-cv-8976

    Publication Date: 2017-01-27
    Practice Area:
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    Court: U.S. District Court, Southern District
    Judge: District Judge Katherine Forrest
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 14-cv-8976

    Cite as: Wright v. Mu 14-cv-8976, NYLJ 1202777712850, at *1 (SDNY, Decided January 20, 2017) CASENAME Scott Wright, Plaintiff v. Jacqueline Mu

  • Veera v. Banana Republic, LLC

    Publication Date: 2016-12-16
    Practice Area: Consumer Protection
    Industry:
    Date Filed: 2016-12-15
    Court: C.A. 2nd
    Judge:
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Jones, Bell, Abbott, Fleming & Fitzgerald, William M. Turner, Asha Dhillon; Grignon Law Firm, Anne M. Grignon and Margaret M. Grignon for Plaintiffs and Appellants.
    for defendant: Morrison & Foerster, David F. McDowell and Miriam A. Vogel for Defendant and Respondent.

    Case Number: No. B270796

    Cite as 16 C.D.O.S. 13227 SAJID VEERA et al., Plaintiffs and Appellants, v. BANANA REPUBLIC

  • The Recorder

    Veera v. Banana Republic, LLC

    December 16, 2016

    C.A. 2nd; B270796 The Second Appellate District reversed a judgment and remanded. The court held that customers who allegedly relied on false advertising of a sale in shoppin

  • Adrian Schoolcraft, Plaintiff v. City of New York, et al., Defendants, 10 Civ. 6005 (RWS)

    Publication Date: 2015-05-13
    Practice Area:
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. District Court, Southern District
    Judge: District Judge Robert Sweet
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorney for the Plaintiff by: Nathaniel B. Smith, Esq., Law Office of Nathaniel B. Smith, New York, NY.
    for defendant: Attorney for the City Defendants by: Ryan Shaffer, Esq., Zachary W. Carter Corporation Counsel of the City of New York, New York, NY. Attorneys for Defendant Stephen Mauriello by: Walter A. Kretz, Jr., Esq., Scoppetta Seiff Kretz & Abercrombie, LLP., New York, NY. Attorneys for Defendant Jamaica Hospital Medical Center by: Gregory J. Radomisli, Esq., Martin Clearwater & Bell, LLP., New York, NY. Attorneys for Defendant Lillian Aldana-Bernier by: Matthew Joseph Koster, Esq., Callan, Koster Brady & Brennan, LLP, New York, NY Attorneys for Defendant Isak Isakov by: Brian E. Lee, Esq., Ivone, Devine & Jensen, LLP, Lake Success, NY.

    Case Number: 10 Civ. 6005 (RWS)

    Cite as: Schoolcraft v. City of N.Y., 10 Civ. 6005 (RWS), NYLJ 1202726163586, at *1 (SDNY, Decided May 5, 2015) 10 Civ. 6005 (RWS)p

  • Anonymous v. Simon, 13 Civ. 2927

    Publication Date: 2014-03-10
    Practice Area:
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. District Court, Southern District
    Judge: District Judge Robert Sweet
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorneys for the Plaintiff By: Robert J. Tolchin, Esq., Robert Joseph Tolchin, New York, NY.
    for defendant: Attorneys for the Defendant By: Matthew Blitt, Esq., Levine & Blit, PLLC, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 13 Civ. 2927

    Cite as: Anonymous v. Simon, 13 Civ. 2927, NYLJ 1202645747918, at *1 (SDNY, Decided February 25, 2014) a href="http://www.newyork

  • Vumbaca v. Terminal One Group Assoc., 11-CV-5535

    Publication Date: 2012-04-25
    Practice Area:
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    Court: U.S. District Court, Eastern District
    Judge: District Judge Jack B. Weinstein
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For the plaintiff: Thatcher A. Stone, New York, NY. Timothy N. Mathews, Chimicles & Tikellis, Haverford, PA. Steven A. Schwartz, Chimicles & Tikellis LLP, Haverford, PA.
    for defendant: For the defendant: Michael J. Holland, Condon & Forsyth, LLP, New York, NY. Marissa Nicole Lefland, Condon & Forsyth LLP, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 11-CV-5535

    Cite as: Vumbaca v. Terminal One Group Assoc., 11-CV-5535, NYLJ 1202550083577, at *1 (EDNY, Decided April 19, 2012)District Judge Jack B. Weinsteinp

  • Daily Business Review

    Gap debt-financed buybacks fFail to aid stock

    October 14, 2011

    Gap Inc.’s attempt to reward shareholders by boosting leverage with its first bond offering in almost a decade and repurchasing stock is failing as the largest U.S. apparel chain faces its