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On December 23, 2021, Governor Kathy Hochul signed the Speaking Agents Act, which expands upon the instances in which the hearsay statements of an employee/agent will be admissible against the employer/principal.
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Partners Barbara D. Goldberg and Michael A. Sonkin, assisted by Associate Jennifer Wanner, obtained the affirmance of a summary judgment dismissal on behalf of our clients, a prestigious New York hospital and its attendings.
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Partners Barbara D. Goldberg and Jacqueline D. Berger were successful on appeal in the Second Department in reversing the Westchester Supreme Court’s decision which denied summary judgment as to our client orthopedic spine surgeon.
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In Haar v. Nationwide Mutual Fire Insurance Company, orthopedic surgeon Dr. Haar treated four patients who were injured in automobile accidents and insured by Nationwide Mutual Fire Insurance Company
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Senior Partner Anthony Sola, Partner Matthew Frank and Partner and Head of MCB’s Appellate Department, Barbara Goldberg were successful in obtaining a dismissal for our clients in the Second Department.
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Infant Allowed into Medical Indemnity Fund Where Alleged Malpractice Occurred in Prenatal Period
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Appellate Division Upholds Order Granting Summary Judgment to Defendants
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Vasquez-Santos v. Matthew; The First Department Grants Defendant’s Motion to Compel Access To Plaintiff’s Devices, Social Media, and E-Mail Accounts
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On February 13, 2018, a unanimous panel of the Court of Appeals held that a discovery request for certain photographs and other information contained in the “private” section of a plaintiff’s Facebook account is subject to the same standard as any other discovery r
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Appellate Update: Governor Cuomo Signs Lavern’s Law Tolling the Statute Of Limitations For Malpractice Actions Alleging A Failure To Timely Diagnose Cancer
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On December 14, 2017, a 5-1 majority of the Court of Appeals held that although the 2 ½-year statute of limitations for medical malpractice actions
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Martin Clearwater & Bell LLP is happy to announce that Gregory A. Cascino, Esq. has joined the Firm’s Appellate Practice Group.
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