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Posted: September 5, 2019

Oral Agreement to Pay Employee’s Legal Fees Barred by Statute of Frauds to the Extent it Related to Future Litigation

On August 28, 2019, Justice Cohen of the New York County Commercial Division issued a decision in Cohen v. Trump Org. LLC, 2019 NY Slip Op. 32565(U), holding that an employer’s alleged oral agreement to pay legal fees was barred by the statute of frauds to the extent it related to future litigation, explaining: The... Read more »