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Posted: March 22, 2014

Court of Appeals Arguments of Interest for the Week of March 24, 2014

Arguments the week of March 24, 2014, in the Court of Appeals that may be of interest to Commercial Division practitioners include: Docket No. 71: Golden v. Citibank, N.A. (To be argued Tuesday, March 25, 2014) (concerning whether a bank may refuse payment on a cashier’s check on a showing that it received no consideration for issuing the... Read more »

Posted: February 27, 2014

Court of Appeals Agrees to Hear Certified Questions Regarding Application of “Separate Entity Rule” to Post-Judgment Enforcement Proceedings

On January 18, 2014, we posted that in Tire Engineering & Distribution, L.L.C., et al. v. Bank of China Ltd., and Motorola Credit Corp. v. Standard Chartered Bank, the Second Circuit certified questions to the New York Court of Appeals concerning the application of the “separate entity rule” to post-judgment enforcement proceedings under CPLR Article 52. On... Read more »

Posted: February 21, 2014

Transcripts and Videos of Arguments in the Court of Appeals for the Week of February 10, 2014, Now Available

Transcripts and videos of arguments in the Court of Appeals for the week of February 10, 2014, are now available on the Court of Appeals website. On February 10, 2014, we noted one case of interest from the oral arguments for the week of February 10, 2014: Docket No. 24: Melcher v. Greenberg Traurig, LLP... Read more »

Posted: February 10, 2014

Court of Appeals Arguments of Interest for the Weeks of February 10 and 17, 2014

Arguments this month in the Court of Appeals that may be of interest to Commercial Division practitioners include: Docket No. 24: Melcher v. Greenberg Traurig, LLP (To be argued February 14, 2014) (addressing when plaintiff’s claim for “attorney deceit” under Judiciary Law § 487 accrued and therefore whether the claim was timely under the applicable 3-year... Read more »

Posted: February 3, 2014

Transcripts and Videos of Arguments in the Court of Appeals for the Weeks of January 6 and January 13 Now Available

Transcripts and videos of arguments in the Court of Appeals for the weeks of January 6 and January 13 are now available on the Court of Appeals website. On January 9, 2014, we noted three cases of interest from the oral arguments for the week of January 6: Docket No. 2: Executive Plaza, LLC v.... Read more »

Posted: January 15, 2014

Schlam Stone & Dolan Partner Jeffrey Eilender to Speak at State Bar Panel on The Interplay of Delaware and New York Law in Resolving Corporate and Commercial Disputes

On January 29, 2014, Schlam Stone & Dolan partner Jeffrey M. Eilender will be a panelist in a CLE program hosted by the Commercial and Federal Litigation Section of the New York State Bar Association. The panel will be held in conjunction with the association’s annual meeting at the Hilton Hotel in Manhattan. The topic of the panel... Read more »

Posted: January 14, 2014

Court of Appeals Arguments of Interest for the Week of January 13, 2014

Arguments this week in the Court of Appeals that may be of interest to Commercial Division practitioners include: Docket No. 21: Country-Wide Insurance Company v. Preferred Trucking Services Corp. (To be argued on Wednesday, January 15, 2014) (concerning the timeliness of a liability carrier’s disclaimer of coverage based on the insured’s non-cooperation in the defense). See the... Read more »

Posted: January 9, 2014

Court of Appeals Arguments of Interest for the Week of January 6, 2014

Arguments this week in the Court of Appeals that may be of interest to Commercial Division practitioners include: Docket No. 2: Executive Plaza, LLC v. Peerless Insurance Company (Argued on Monday, January 6, 2014) (addressing, on a certified question from the Second Circuit, whether a lawsuit under a fire insurance policy is barred by a policy... Read more »