We hope that all are well in these chaotic times. We want everyone to know that while our offices are closed, we are fully functioning and open for business. We are just working remotely rather than at our desks. If there is anything we can do to help you, please let us know. E-mail is... Read more »
Daily Archives: Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Justice Andrea Masley of the New York County Commercial Division recently updated her individual practices.
The First and Second Departments have announced that they are suspending most deadlines. They have provided: First Department: IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that with the exception of matters perfected for the May 2020 and June 2020 terms of this Court, all perfection, filing and other deadlines set forth by any order of this Court, Rules... Read more »
On February 25, 2020, Justice Sherwood of the New York County Commercial Division issued a decision in Yangtze Riv. Port & Logistics Ltd. v. Hindenburg Research, 2020 NY Slip Op. 30506(U), holding that a claim for defamation cannot be based on statements of opinion, explaining: Plaintiff fails to allege that any of Hindenburg’s statements are... Read more »