• Appellate Division, Second Department:November 18, 2020

    Publication Date: 2020-11-20
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals | Criminal Appeals
    Industry:
    Court: Appellate Division, Second Department, Hand Down List
    Judge: Unsigned
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
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    Case Number: DOCKET

    Appellate Division, Second Department:November 18, 2020

  • Appellate Division, Second Department:November 12, 2020

    Publication Date: 2020-11-16
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals | Criminal Appeals
    Industry:
    Court: Appellate Division, Second Department, Handdown List
    Judge: Unsigned
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
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    Case Number: DOCKET

    Appellate Division, Second Department:November 12, 2020

  • Appellate Division, Second Department:October 4, 2020

    Publication Date: 2020-11-06
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals | Criminal Appeals
    Industry:
    Court: Appellate Division, Second Department, Hand Down List
    Judge: Unsigned
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
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    Case Number: DOCKET

    Appellate Division, Second Department:October 4, 2020

  • Appellate Division, Second Department: October 14, 2020

    Publication Date: 2020-10-16
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals | Criminal Appeals
    Industry:
    Court: Appellate Division, Second Department, Handdown list released on: October 14, 2020
    Judge: Unsigned
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
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    Case Number: DOCKET

    Appellate Division, Second Department: October 14, 2020

  • The Diocese of Buffalo, NY v. The Cont'l. Ins. Co.

    Publication Date: 2020-10-14
    Practice Area: Admiralty | Civil Procedure
    Industry: Insurance | Non-Profit
    Court: U.S. Bankruptcy Court, U.S. - WDNY
    Judge: Bankruptcy Judge Carl Bucki
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorneys for The Diocese of Buffalo, N.Y.: Stephen A. Donato, Esq., Charles J. Sullivan, Esq., Brian J. Butler, Esq., Grayson T. Walter, Esq., of counsel, Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC, Syracuse, New York. Attorneys for The Diocese of Buffalo, N.Y.: James R. Murray, Esq., of counsel, Blank Rome LLP, New York, New York. Principal: Charles Mendolera, c/o The Diocese of Buffalo, N.Y., Buffalo, New York. Attorneys for Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors: Ilan D. Scharf, Esq., of counsel, Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP, New York, New York. Co-Counsel for Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors: Scott Bogucki, Esq., of counsel, Gleichenhaus, Marchese & Weishaar, PC, Buffalo, New York. Members of the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors: Peter Starks, Kevin Brown, Richard Brownell. Attorneys for The Continental Insurance Company: Craig Goldblatt, Esq., of counsel, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr LLP, Washington, District of Columbia. Attorneys for The Continental Insurance Company: James Pio Ruggeri, Esq., of counsel, Shipman & Goodwin LLP, Washington, District of Columbia. Attorneys for Employers Insurance Company of Wausau and Wausau Underwriters Insurance Company: Jonathan Schapp, Esq., Adam R. Durst, Esq., of counsel, Goldberg Segalla LLP, Buffalo, New York.
    for defendant: Attorneys for Selective Insurance Company of New York: William Corbett, Jr., Esq., of counsel, Coughlin Duffy LLP, Morristown, New Jersey. Attorneys for Selective Insurance Company of New York: Robert Malone, Esq., of counsel, Gibbons P.C., Newark, New Jersey. Attorneys for Selective Insurance Company of New York: Judith T. Shelton, Esq., of counsel, Kenney Shelton Liptak Nowak LLP, Buffalo, New York. Attorneys for National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, PA: Nora A. Valenza-Frost, Esq., of counsel, Carlton Fields PA, New York, New York. Attorneys for Catholic Mutual Relief Society of America: Joseph M. Fisher, Esq., of counsel, Schiff Hardin LLP, Chicago, Illinois. Attorneys for Catholic Mutual Relief Society of America: Robert J. Feldman, Esq., of counsel, Gross Shuman P.C., Buffalo, New York. Assistant U.S. Trustee: Joseph W. Allen, Esq., Office of the U.S. Trustee, Buffalo, New York. Assistant Attorney General: Diane C. Hertz, Esq., of counsel, New York State Office of the Attorney General, New York, New York. Attorneys for Parish Steering Committee: Timothy P. Lyster, Esq., of counsel, Woods Oviatt Gilman LLP, Rochester, NY. Attorneys for Various Defendants: Stacey Benson, Esq., of counsel, Jeff Anderson & Associates, PA, Saint Paul, Minnesota. Attorneys for Various Defendants: Stephen Boyd, Esq., of counsel, Steve Boyd, PC, Williamsville, New York. Attorneys for Various Defendants: Mitchell Garabedian, Esq., of counsel, Law Offices of Mitchell Garabedian, Boston, Massachusetts. Attorneys for Various Defendants: Daniel J. Chiacchia, Esq., of counsel, Chiacchia & Fleming, LLP, Hamburg, New York.

    Case Number: BK 20-10322

    Court Sets Deadline for Filing Proofs of Claim in Sexual Abuse Actions Against Diocese

  • New Jersey Law Journal | News

    Plaintiffs Barred From Using Pseudonyms in Allergan Breast Implant MDL

    August 17, 2020

    Plaintiffs failed to demonstrate the fear of "severe harm" needed to justify anonymity, U.S. Magistrate Judge Joseph Dickson ruled.

  • Carl v. Johnson & Johnson

    Publication Date: 2020-08-17
    Practice Area: Products Liability
    Industry: Consumer Products
    Court: Appellate Division
    Judge: Judge Alvarez
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Richard M. Golomb (D'Amato Law Firm, Golomb & Honik, PC, and Ted G. Meadows (Beasley Allen Crow Methvin Portis & Miles, PC) of the Alabama bar, admitted pro hac vice, attorneys; Paul R. D'Amato, Richard M. Golomb, Tammi Markowitz, and Ted G. Meadows, on the briefs)
    for defendant: Susan M. Sharko and Kaitlyn E. Stone (Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP and John H. Beisner, Jessica D. Miller, and Geoffrey M. Wyatt (Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP) of the District of Columbia bar, admitted pro hac vice, attorneys; Susan M. Sharko, John H. Beisner, Jessica D. Miller, and Geoffrey M. Wyatt, on the briefs); Coughlin Duffy LLP, and Nancy M. Erfle (Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani, LLP) of the Oregon bar, admitted pro hac vice and Michael R. Klatt and Leslie A. Benitez (Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani, LLP) of the Texas bar, admitted pro hac vice (Lorna A. Dotro, Mark K. Silver, Nancy M. Erfle, Michael R. Klatt, and Leslie A. Benitez, of counsel and on the briefs)

    Case Number: A-0387-16T1; A-0978-16T1

    Trial Court Erred in Precluding Expert Testimony Based on Trial Court's Rejection of the Merits of the Testimony

  • New Jersey Law Journal | News

    NJ Appeals Court Says Plaintiffs' Experts in J&J Talc Suits Met 'Accutane' Standard for Scientific Evidence

    August 5, 2020

    The ruling allows two cases to proceed to trial, and it also ends a multiyear stay on about 800 other suits pending in Atlantic County by other women who claim they developed ovarian cancer from using talc products.

  • New Jersey Law Journal | News

    New Jersey Law Firms Received Millions Through PPP Loans

    July 7, 2020

    The loans are to help businesses financially affected by COVID-19.

  • Appellate Division,Second Department:May 13, 2020

    Publication Date: 2020-05-15
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals | Criminal Appeals
    Industry:
    Court: Appellate Division, Second Department, Hand Down List
    Judge: Unsigned
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: DOCKET

    Appellate Division,Second Department:May 13, 2020