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Posted: April 23, 2021

That Defendant’s Claims Against Third Party Claims Arise From Same Factual Circumstances as Complaint Insufficient Basis for a Third-Party Claim if the Third Party is not Alleged to be Liable for Plaintiff’s Claim Against Defendant

On April 5, 2021, Justice Cohen of the New York County Commercial Division issued a decision in J.G. Jewelry PTE. LTD. v. TJC Jewelry, Inc., 2021 NY Slip Op. 31095(U), holding that just because a defendant’s claims arise out of the same factual circumstances as the complaint is an insufficient basis for a third-party claim... Read more »