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Posted: January 14, 2021

Plaintiff Permanently Waived Right to Jury Trial By Pleading Both Legal and Equitable Claims

On December 30, 2020, the Second Department issued a decision in Fakiris v. Gusmar Enters., LLC, 2020 NY Slip Op. 08039, holding that a plaintiff waived its right to a jury trial by pleading both legal and equitable claims, explaining: The deliberate joinder of claims for legal and equitable relief arising out of the same... Read more »