On May 16, 2018, the Second Department issued two Decisions and Orders in the matter of Kwang Bok Yi v. Open Karaoke Corp., et al. (under Docket Nos. 2015-01836 and 2016-11486) which affirmed the Decisions of the Court below. The appeal under Docket No. 2015-01836 concerned the plaintiff's appeal of the denial of his motion for a default judgment as against three defendants that did not appear and/or answer the plaintiff's amended complaint in a timely manner. In affirming the Decision of the Court below, the Second Department held that the plaintiff failed to submit adequate proof of facts sufficient to establish viable causes of action against the late appearing defendants.
On April 18, 2018 Marie Castronuovo, Esq., won summary judgment dismissing plaintiff''s Complaint and all cross claims against our client in Then v. Hui Fat et al, Index No.7507/2016 (Supreme Court, Queens County)
On May 3, 2018, Marie Castronuovo won summary judgment dismissing plaintiff''s Complaint against our client in the case of Roberts v. Boston Properties et al, Index No. 162697/2014 (Supreme Court, New York County).
On February 15, 2018, Marie Castronuovo won summary judgment dismissing all claims against our client in Ramirez v. JPMorgan Chase & Co., Index No. 510176/2016 (Supreme Court, Kings County).
On December 5, 2018, the Second Department issued a Decision and Order in the matter of Syed A. Shah v. Mo M. Rahman, et al. under Docket No. 2016-04719 which affirmed the Judgment of the Court below.
On February 2, 2018, Josh H. Kardisch won the reversal of summary judgment for plaintiff in the Appellate Division, Fourth Department in Bonczar v. American Multi-Cinema, Inc., et al, 2018 NY Slip Op 00712 (4th Dept. 2018).
Lee-David Weiner Wins Summary Judgment Dismissing Plaintiff's Negligent Security Case In New York County
On December 19, 2017, Lee-David Weiner won summary judgment dismissing the plaintiff''s complaint and all cross-claims in Folan v. Bonsignore, Index No. 116645/2009 (Supreme Court, New York County).
On October 11, 2017, Steven Dyki prevailed on a motion for summary judgment in Calle v. 1411 IC-SIC Property LLC, Index No. 704429/2013 (Supreme Court, Queens County). The plaintiff claimed that during the course of demolishing a ceiling, a beam fell onto him causing severe injuries.
Attorneys Fallon J. Mulerman-Orer, Nicholas Piacente,John J. Komar and David S. Gould recently obtained dismissal of all claims and cross-claims in a slip-and-fall action in Kings County, New York. In, Selena Hall-Davis v. The City of New York, et. al (Supreme County, Kings County: 519035/2016) the Plaintiff tripped and fell as a result of a missing curb piece over a sewer grate.