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Posted: November 7, 2019

Claims Barred by Release

On October 11, 2019, Justice Schecter of the New York County Commercial Division issued a decision in Avnet, Inc. v. Deloitte Consulting LLP, 2019 NY Slip Op. 33026(U), holding that a claim was barred by a release, explaining: It is well established that a valid release constitutes a complete bar to an action on a... Read more »

Posted: November 7, 2019

CGL Carrier Has No Duty to Defend Consumer Fraud Claims Where Complaints Do Not Allege Bodily Injury or Property Damage

Posted by Bradley J. Nash, Litigation Partner On October 28, 2019, Justice Borrok of the New York County Commercial Division issued a decision in Travelers Prop. Cas. Co. of Am. v. ICCO Cheese Co., Inc., 2019 NY Slip Op 33224(U), holding that a CGL carrier had no duty to defend consumer fraud class actions against... Read more »