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Posted: November 28, 2019

Liability for Aiding and Abetting Requires Affirmative Acts, Not Acquiescence

On November 20, 2019, the Second Department issued a decision in Land v. Forgione, 2019 NY Slip Op. 08396, holding that liability for aiding and abetting requires affirmative acts, not acquiescence to another’s misconduct, explaining: To recover damages for aiding and abetting tortious conduct, a plaintiff must allege knowledge of the alleged tortious conduct by... Read more »