Commercial Division Blog

Current Developments in the Commercial Divisions of the
New York State Courts by Schlam Stone & Dolan LLP
Posted: April 10, 2021

Expert Report and Damages Theory Excluded Because Defendant Was Not on Notice of Damages Theory

On March 30, 2021, the First Department issued a decision in Advanced Aerofoil Tech. AG v. MissionPoint Capital Partners LLC, 2021 NY Slip Op. 01938, affirming the exclusion of expert reports and a damages theory because the defendant had not been put on notice of them or the evidence upon which they were based until receiving the expert reports in advance of trial . . .


Posted in Commercial, Damages, Experts
Posted: April 4, 2021

Single Motion Rule Bars Reassertion of Arguments in Motion to Dismiss Amended Complaint that were Made and Lost in Earlier Motion to Dismiss

On March 23, 2021, the First Department issued a decision in Simon v. FrancInvest, S.A., 2021 NY Slip Op. 01733, holding that the single motion rule bars reassertion of arguments in a motion to dismiss an amended complaint that were made and lost in an earlier motion to dismiss . . .