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Posted: February 21, 2019

Fraud Claim Not Duplicative of Contract Claim Because it Was Alleged Misrepresentation Made Before Contract and Was Collateral to It

On February 5, 2019, the First Department issued a decision in Dynamic-Hakim, LLC v. Maloney, 2019 NY Slip Op. 00836, holding that a fraud claim was not duplicative of a breach of contract claim because the alleged misrepresentation was made before the contract was entered into and was collateral to it, explaining: The complaint alleges that... Read more »