Fee shifting provisions requiring one party to a commercial agreement to pay the other side’s attorneys’ fees in the event of litigation over a breach of the agreement have become ubiquitous in New York commercial practice. Suffolk County Commercial Division Justice Thomas F. Whelan’s September 11, 2013, decision in RMP Capital, Corp. v. Victory Jet,... Read more »
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Upcoming arguments in the Court of Appeals that may be of interest to Commercial Division practitioners include: Docket No. 179: Eujoy Realty Corp. v. Van Wagner Communications, LLC (to be argued Tuesday, October 8, 2013) (examining the terms relating to the termination of a lease). See the First Department decision here; Docket No. 180: Expedia,... Read more »
Justice Schweitzer of the New York County Commercial Division recently updated his Individual Practices.
On October 30, 2013, Schlam Stone & Dolan partner John Lundin will co-chair a CLE program at the New York City Bar on Practicing in NYS Supreme Court. Among the panelists will be Justice Bransten of the New York County Commercial Division.