George Doulaveris & Son, Inc. v. P.J. 37 Food Corp. (N.Y.Sup.App.Term)
Real Property-Landlord and Tenant
Service of notice of petition and petition was defective.
J.P. & Associates Properties Corp. v. Michael S. Krautter (N.Y.Sup.App.Term)
Real Property-Attorney Fees
Tenant's request for attorney fees was premature.
Jaenean Ligon, individually and o/b/o her minor son, J.G., Fawn Bracy, individually and o/b/o her minor son, W.B., Jacqueline Yates, Letitia Ledan, Roshea Johnson, Kieron Johnson, Jovan Jefferson, A.O., by his parent Dinah Adames, Abdullah Turner, Fernando Moronta, Charles Bradley, individually and o/b/o a class of all others similarly situated v. City of New York, Raymond W. Kelly, Commissioner of the New York City Police Department, Police Officer Johnny Blasini, Police Officer Gregory Lomangino, Police Officer Joseph Koch, Police Officer Kieron Ramdeen, Police Officer Joseph Bermudez, Police Officer Miguel Santiago, Police Officers John Doe 1-12 (S.D.N.Y.)
Civil Rights-Searches and Seizures
Class was certified in § 1983 action alleging NYPD practice of making unlawful trespass stops outside apartment buildings. Shira A. Schiendlin, J.
Cynthia C. BARRERA and Lisandro Perez, Plaintiffs, v. Allan S. STEWART, M.D., Mona Flores, M.D., Benjamin Zalta, M.D., Christina Hill, M.D., The New York Presbyterian Hospital and Medtronic, Inc., Defendants. (Sup. Ct., New York County)
Statute extending limitations period for personal injuries caused by latent effects of exposure to a substance did not apply. Alice Schlesinger, J.
Nurettin Ozaltin v. Zeynep Tekiner Ozaltin (2d Cir.)
International Law-Treaties and Conventions
Children had been wrongfully removed from Turkey, and thus had to be returned. José A. Cabranes, Circuit Judge
In re Performance Transportation Services, Inc.; Mark S. Wallach, Esq., Chapter 7 Trustee of Performance Transportation Services, Inc. v. Ford Motor Company (Two Cases); Hadley, E & L (Bankr. W.D.N.Y.)
Burden of quantifying any subsequent new value could not be shifted from transferee. Michael J. Kaplan, J.
People v. Frank Vanalst, a/k/a Shaun Johnson (N.Y. App. Div., 4th Dep’t)
Trial court erred in dismissing indictment.
In Matter of Estate of Cathleen Healy, Deceased (N.Y.Sur.)
Estate Planning and Probate-Estate Administration
Administratix’s commencement of turnover proceeding against distributee was not frivolous. James D. Pagones, J.
People v. Tashean Coley (N.Y.City Crim.Ct.)
Criminal Justice-Disorderly Conduct
Factual allegations in complaint were not sufficient to support charge of disorderly conduct. John H. Wilson, J.
Sonia E. Miller v. City of New York, New York City Department Of Transportation, New York City Transit Authority, Windemere Properties, LLC, Amsterdam Hospitality Group, LLC, Five Guys Construction, LLC, Colgate Scaffolding & Equipment Corp. (Sup. Ct., New York County)
New York City Transit Authority was not liable for personal injuries incurred during slip and fall in the street. Michael D. Stallman, J.