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Posted: April 7, 2018

Upcoming Arguments in the Court of Appeals in April/May

Upcoming argument in the Court of Appeals in April 2018 that may be of interest to commercial litigators include: Ontario v. Samsung (No. 57) (to be argued Tuesday, April 24, 2018) (“Conflict of Laws — Law Governing Contract Action — in breach of contract action brought by nonresident alleging economic claim that accrued outside New… Read more »

Posted: March 2, 2018

Transcripts and Videos of Arguments in the Court of Appeals for February 2018 Now Available

On January 15, 2018, we noted seven cases of interest from the oral arguments before the Court of Appeals in February 2018: Keyspan Gas East Corporation v. Munich Reinsurance American, Inc., et al. (No. 20) (argued on Tuesday, February 6, 2018) (“Insurance–Action against Insurer–Coverage–long-term environmental property damage caused by pollution from manufactured gas plants–allocation of… Read more »

Posted: February 28, 2018

Upcoming Arguments in the Court of Appeals in March

Upcoming argument in the Court of Appeals in March 2018 that may be of interest to commercial litigators include: Skanska USA Building, Inc. v Atlantic Yards B2 Owner, LLC (No. 38) (to be argued Tuesday, March 20, 2018) (“Contracts–Breach or Performance of Contract–Construction maintenance contract for construction of high-rise residential tower in the Atlantic Yards… Read more »

Posted: January 28, 2018

Transcripts and Videos of Arguments in the Court of Appeals for January 2018 Now Available

On December 24, 2017, we noted four cases of interest from the oral arguments before the Court of Appeals in January 2018: Forman v Henkin APL-2016-00222 (argued on Tuesday, January 2, 2018) (“Disclosure–Discovery and Inspection–Scope of disclosure–social media–whether a personal injury plaintiff may be compelled to produce photographs privately posted on Facebook and authorizations related… Read more »

Posted: January 16, 2018

Court of Appeals Grants Leave to Appeal in Case Involving Dismissal of Action Filed By Counsel That Does Not Maintain An Office in New York

On January 11, 2017, the Court of Appeals granted leave to appeal in Arrowhead Capital Fin., Ltd. v. Cheyne Specialty Fin. Fund L.P. In Arrowhead Capital, Justice Kornreich of the New York County Commercial Division granted a motion to dismiss because the plaintiff’s counsel did not maintain an office in New York in violation of… Read more »

Posted: January 15, 2018

Upcoming Arguments in the Court of Appeals in February

Upcoming arguments in the Court of Appeals in February 2018 that may be of interest to commercial litigators include: Keyspan Gas East Corporation v. Munich Reinsurance American, Inc., et al. (No. 20) (to be argued Tuesday, February 6, 2018) (“Insurance–Action against Insurer–Coverage–long-term environmental property damage caused by pollution from manufactured gas plants–allocation of risk of… Read more »

Posted: December 24, 2017

Upcoming Arguments in the Court of Appeals in January

Upcoming arguments in the Court of Appeals in January 2018 that may be of interest to commercial litigators include: Forman v Henkin APL-2016-00222 (to be argued Tuesday, January 2, 2018) (“Disclosure–Discovery and Inspection–Scope of disclosure–social media–whether a personal injury plaintiff may be compelled to produce photographs privately posted on Facebook and authorizations related to plaintiff’s… Read more »

Posted: December 23, 2017

Transcripts and Videos of Arguments in the Court of Appeals for November 2017 Now Available

On November 6, 2017, we noted four cases of interest from the oral arguments before the Court of Appeals in November 2017: Desrosiers v Perry Ellis Menswear (No. 121) and Vasquez v National Securities Corporation (No. 122) (argued on Tuesday, November 14, 2017) (“Actions–Class Actions–Whether putative class members were entitled to notice of discontinuance of… Read more »