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Posted: August 31, 2020

Bringing an Action Maliciously An Insufficient Basis for an Abuse of Process Claim

On August 26, 2020, the Second Department issued a decision in Seidler v. Knopf, 2020 NY Slip Op. 04800, holding that an abuse of process claim could not be premised on allegedly suing someone maliciously, explaining: We disagree, however, with the Supreme Court’s determination to deny that branch of the plaintiffs’ motion which was for... Read more »