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April/1/2014

Torts and Civil Practice

By: Laura M. Jordan, Esq.
Powers & Santola, LLP

ljordan@powers-santola.com


Download April 14 Torts.docx Labor Law § 240 (1) – Significant Elevation Differential: Jackson v Heitman Funds/191 Colonie LLC, (Stein, J., 516248 [11/27/13]): Medical Malpractice - Summary Judgment Denied: Doucett v Strominger, (Stein, J., 516528 [12/5/13]): Dram Shop Hurtado v Williams and Black Bear Tavern and Restaurant, Inc., (Rose, J.P., 516727 12/5/13]): Recreational Activity - Did Defendant Increase the Risk of Injury?: Valencia v Diamond F. Livestock, Inc., (Rose, J., 516434 [10/24/13]): Municipal Premises Liability: Guimond v Village of Keeseville, et al., (Garry, J., 515869/516320 [1/9/14])

(From the December 2013 Newsletter)  3rd Judicial District Expert Disclosure Rule:  Tienken v Benedictine Hospital, et al., (Rose, J., 514164 [10/31/13]); Governmental Immunity: DiMeo v Rotterdam Emergency Medical Services, Inc., et al., (McCarthy, J., 516264 [10/31/13]); (Applewhite v Accuhealth, Inc., 21 NY3d 420 [2013]).

(From the November 2013 Newsletter) Ingestion of Foreign Object in Food : Brumberg, et al. v Cipriani USA, Inc., (Lahtinen, J., 515666 [10/17/13]); Emergency Doctrine: Collins v Suraci, et al. (Egan, Jr., J., 516138 [10/17/13]); Serious Injury Threshold - Preexisting Injury: Russell v Cornell University et al. (McCarthy, J., 516379 [10/17/13])

(From the October 2013 Newsletter) Duty of Day Program for Disabled Individuals: Warley v Gramp, et al and Springbrook, NY, Inc., (Garry, J., 515724 [6/6/13]; Summary Judgement on Emergency Doctrine: Shetsky v Corbett (and related actions), (Stein, J., 515697 [6/6/13]; Paying for Record on Appeal: Derr v Fleming, (Peters, P.J. 516142 [7/3/2013])

(From the September 2013 Newsletter)  Agency Relationship as basis for Vicarious Liability: Paterno et al. v Strimling et al, and Gateways Organization, Inc., (Lahtinen, J., 515978 [6/13/13]) - Labor Law: Leszczynski et al v Town of Neversink and IMS Safety, Inc., (Lahtinen, J., 514876 [6/13/13])  ; Bagley et al. v Moffett et al. (Egan, Jr., J. 515914 [6/27/13])

(From the Summer 2013 Newsletter)  Sum Benefits for First Responder: Kesick v New York Central Mutual Fire Ins. Co., (Stein, J., 514901 [5/9/13]); Liability for Stray Farm Animal Hastings v Sauve, et al., (Smith, J., Court of Appeals May 2, 2013)

(From the May 2013 Newsletter)  Continuous Treatment Doctrine: Dugan v Troy Pediatrics, LLP, et al. (Stein, J., 515407 [4/11/13]); Evidence - Inconsistent Statements of a Witness?: Sutin as Guardian ad Litem of Martin v Pawlus (Spain, J., 515091 [4/25/13])

(From the April 2013 Newsletter)  Labor Law §§ 240 (1) and 241 (6): Sanchez v Marticorena, et al and Eric Rose, (Stein, J., 514479 [2/28/13]):  Fee-Sharing between Attorneys: Mills v Chauvin , (Per Curiam, 512924, 513981 [2/28/13])

(From the March 2013 Newsletter) Premises Liability - PTSA Event at School: Butler v Germantown Central School District Parent Teacher Assoc., et al., (Kavanagh, J., 514175 [12/20/12]) : Disclosure Issues: Wheeler v Frank, (Lahtinen, J., 514929 [12/20/12]) & American Heritage Realty LLC, et al. v Strathmore Ins. Co., (Mercure, J.P., 514420 [12/27/12]) : Premises Liability - Prior Landowner Created Condition: Scheffield et al. v Vestal Parkway Plaza, Inc. and BRRS Assoc., et al., (Stein, J., 514438 [1/3/13])

(From the February 2013 Newsletter)  §5102 (d) Serious Injury- aggravation of pre-existing injury: Putman v Sysco Corp., et al., (Spain, J., 515039 [12/27/12]); Slip and Fall on Ice: Vincent, et al. v Landi, (Stein, J., 515020 [12/27/12]);
Assumption of Risk: Layden et al. v Plante et al., (Garry, J., 514632 [12/27/12])

(From the January 2013 Newsletter) Juror Misconduct:  Swartz v St. Mary’s Hospital of Amsterdam, et al and Alloway, et al. (Stein, J., 513400/514360 [12/13/12]) - Assignment of Rights: Bond v Giebel, et al. and Progressive Ins. Co. (and a related action), (Stein, J., 514786 [12/13/12]) - Emergency Doctrine: Copeland v Bolton and Zitwer, et al., (Stein, J., 513977 [12/13/12])

(From the November December 2012 Newsletter)

Governmental Immunity: Murchinson v State of New York (Egan, Jr., J., 514003 [7/19/21])
SUM Claim: Warner, Jr. v New York Central Mutual Fire Ins. Co., (Garry, J., 513810 [7/26/12])
Negligent Supervision: Geywits v Charlotte Valley Central School District (and 3 other related actions), (McCarthy, J., 513537 [8/16/12])
Conflicts of Law: Harris et al, v Ballard, (Rose, J., 514406 [11/1/12])

(From the September 2012 Newsletter)
Medical Malpractice: Martino v Miller, (Kavanagh, J., 513575 [7/19/12]), LaFountain et al. v Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital Medical Center, et al., (Kavanagh, J., 513714 [7/26/12]);  Premises Liability: Rossal-Daub v Walter, et al., (Peters, P.J., 513509 [7/19/12]); Dog Bite: Reil v Chittenden, et al., (McCarthy, J., 513852 [6/21/12])

(From the May 2012 Newsletter) General Obligations Law § 9-103:  McKown v Town of Waterford, (McCarthy, J. 512792 [4/5/12]) ; Constructive Notice of Defect: Anderson v Skidmore College, (Rose, J., 513319 [4/5/12]) ; Bankruptcy - Plaintiff’s Lack of Standing: Webber v Scarano-Osika, et al., (Mercure, J.P., 512755 [4/19/12]) ; Appealable? :Bozzetti et al. v Pohlmann, et al., (Peters, J.P., 513233 [4/5/12])

(From the April 2012 NewsletterNegligent Retention and Supervision Claims: Doe v Chenango Valley Central School Dist., et al., (Malone, Jr., J. 512891 [2/2/12]) : Product Liability: Hall v Husky Farm Equipment, Ltd., et al., (Kavanagh, J., 513121 [2/23/12]) : Assumption of Risk? Shay v Contento, et al., (Malone, Jr., J., 512176 [2/2/12])


(From the March 2012 Newsletter)  Labor Law § 240 (1): McGill v Qudsi, (Peters, J.P., 512316 [1/26/12])
Medical Malpractice: Derusha v Sellig, et al., (Stein, J., 513193 [2/23/12])
Prior Written Notice – Question of Fact: Rosell v City of Kingston, (Malone, Jr., J., 513021 [2/16/12])

(From the February 2012 Newsletter) Labor Law § 240 (1):  Kropp, Jr. v Town of Shandaken, (Garry, J., 512612 [1/12/12])
Legal Malpractice – Proof of Damages: M & R Ginsburg, LLC v Segal, Goldman, Massotta & Siegel, P.C., et al., (Rose, J., 512063 [12/8/11])
Premises Liability – Municipal: Urban v City of Albany, (Garry, J., 512578 [12/1/11])
Premises Liability – Non-Municipal: Kennedy v Atlas Fence, Inc., (Lahtinen, J., 512362 [12/1/11])
Medical Malpractice: Dentes v Mauser, et al., (Spain, J., 512008 [1/19/12])

(From the December 2011 Newsletter): Labor Law §§ 240 (1) and 241 (6):  Landon v Austin, (Egan, Jr., J., 511906 [10/20/11]); Service of Initiating Papers:  Johns v Van Brunt Motors, Inc., et al. and Faurecia S.A., (Kavanagh, J., 512039 [11/3/11]): Res Ipsa Loquitur – Burden to Invoke Doctrine not Met: Fontanelli et al, v Price Chopper Operation Company, Inc., et al. (Stein, J., 511550 [11/3/11])  Summary Judgment Should not be Granted when Motion Never Served:  O’Buckley v County of Chemung, et al., (Rose, J., 512070 [10/20/11])

(From the November 2011 Newsletter) Bus Accident – Is Seat Belt Claim Preempted by Federal Regulations? ; Doomes v Best Transit Corp., et al (and other related actions), (Jones, J., ___ NY3d ____ [Case No. 170; 10/18/11])
Emergency Doctrine ; Lifson v City of Syracuse and Klink (Lippman, Chief Judge, ____ NY3d ___ [Case No. 157; 10/13/11])

(From the September 2011 Newsletter) 
Collateral Estoppel; Kilcer, et al. v Niagara Mohawk Power Corp., et al. and BBL, et al., (McCarthy, J., 511380 [7/7/11])
Dog Bite: Gannon v Conti, et al., (Spain, J., 511904 [7/7/11])
Assumption of Risk – Indoor Baseball: Bukowski v Clarkson Univ., et al., (Rose, J., 510051 [7/14/11])
Sovereign Immunity – Ethan Allen boat case: Metz, et al. v State of New York, (Stein, J., 510643 [7/14/11])
Negligent Supervision and Negligent Retention – Raucci case: Gray, et al. v Schenectady City School District, (McCarthy, J., 511468 [7/14/11])
Use of Vehicle’s “Sensing and Diagnostics Module” to defeat SJ: Cahoon v Frechette and Frachette v Cahoon, (McCarthy, J., 511469 [7/14/11])
Vicarious Liability of Hospital for “On-Call” Physician’s Opinion: Brink v Muller, et al. and Community Memorial Hosp., Inc., (Egan, Jr., J., 511684 [7/28/11])

(From the June 2011 Newsletter)  Premises Liability - Griffin v State of New York, (Malone, Jr., J., 510825 [4/28/11]); Unlawful Imprisonment - Barrett et al. v Watkins, et al., (Peters, J.P., 511021 [3/31/11]); CPLR § 3211 Dismissal Not Appropriate - Lopes v Bain III, (Garry, J., 510209 [3/31/11]); Letter Deemed Sufficient Pro se Answer - Williams, Sr., et al v Charlew Const. Co., Inc., and Raymonda, (Kavanagh, J., 511020 [3/24/11]); Pedestrian Hit – Question of fact on Driver’s Proper Lookout: - Corina v Boys and Girls Club of Schenectady, Inc., et al and Messercola, (McCarthy, J., 510481 [3/24/11])

(From the April 2011 Newsletter) Interpretation of Exclusionary Clause in General Liability Policy - Essex Ins. Co. v Grande Stone Quarry, LLC, et al. (Lahtinen, J., 510279 [3/3/11]) Accrual of Cause of Action against Insurance Broker  - Bond v Progressive Ins. Co. and Hopmeier-Evans-Gage Agency (Garry, J., 510087 [3/3/11]); Expert Testimony – Frye need not apply - 
Alexander, et al. v Dunlop Tire Corp., et al.; Williamson v Dunlop Tire Corp., et al. (McCarthy, J., 509980 [2/17/11]); Labor Law § 240 (1) -  Randall v Time Warner Cable, Inc. (Garry, J., 510600 [2/17/11])

(From the March 2011 Newsletter) Labor Law §241 (6) - Lynch v 99 Washington LLC, et al. (Mercure, J.P., 510162 [1/13/11]) ; Premises Liability – Proximate Cause - Pipp, et al. v Guthrie Clinic, Ltd., et al. (Mercure, J., 509019 [1/20/11]) ; Declaratory Judgment between Insurers - Symonds, et al. v Progressive Ins. Co.; Allstate Ins. Group (Egan, Jr., J. 510092 [1/20/11]) ; Discovery – Privileged Materials and Non-Party Subpoenas - Parnes v Parnes: Van Ryn (McCarthy, J. 509617 [1/13/11])

(From the February 2011 Newsletter) Labor Law §240 (1)  - Crossett v. Wing Farm, Inc. (Spain, J., 509674 [12/9/10]) ;
Johnson v The Small Mall, LLC (Garry, J., 509963 [12/2/10) - McDonald v UICC Holding, LLC (Kavanagh, J., 509731 [12/2/10]) - Sereno v Hong Kong Chinese Restaurant (Stein, J., 509781 [12/16/10]); Nonparty Disclosure  - Matter of Troy Sand & Gravel Co., Inc. v Town of Nassau; Katherine Bader (respondent) (Mercure, J. P., 509783 [12/16/10]):  Tolling of Medical Malpractice Claim under Continuous Treatment Doctrine - Garofolo v State of New York (Garry, J., 510111 [1/6/11])

(From the December 2010 Newsletter)
(From the October 2010 Newsletter)
(From the September 2010 Newsletter)
(From the Summer 2010 Newsletter)
(From the June 2010 Newsletter
(From the May 2010 Newsletter)
(From the April 2010 Newsletter)
(From the March 2010 Newsletter)
(From the February 2010 Newsletter)

By: Laura M. Jordan, Esq.
Powers & Santola, LLP

ljordan@powers-santola.com


(From the September 2012 Newsletter)
Medical Malpractice: Martino v Miller, (Kavanagh, J., 513575 [7/19/12]), LaFountain et al. v Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital Medical Center, et al., (Kavanagh, J., 513714 [7/26/12]);  Premises Liability: Rossal-Daub v Walter, et al., (Peters, P.J., 513509 [7/19/12]); Dog Bite: Reil v Chittenden, et al., (McCarthy, J., 513852 [6/21/12])

(From the May 2012 Newsletter) General Obligations Law § 9-103:  McKown v Town of Waterford, (McCarthy, J. 512792 [4/5/12]) ; Constructive Notice of Defect: Anderson v Skidmore College, (Rose, J., 513319 [4/5/12]) ; Bankruptcy - Plaintiff’s Lack of Standing: Webber v Scarano-Osika, et al., (Mercure, J.P., 512755 [4/19/12]) ; Appealable? :Bozzetti et al. v Pohlmann, et al., (Peters, J.P., 513233 [4/5/12])

(From the April 2012 NewsletterNegligent Retention and Supervision Claims: Doe v Chenango Valley Central School Dist., et al., (Malone, Jr., J. 512891 [2/2/12]) : Product Liability: Hall v Husky Farm Equipment, Ltd., et al., (Kavanagh, J., 513121 [2/23/12]) : Assumption of Risk? Shay v Contento, et al., (Malone, Jr., J., 512176 [2/2/12])


(From the March 2012 Newsletter)  Labor Law § 240 (1): McGill v Qudsi, (Peters, J.P., 512316 [1/26/12])
Medical Malpractice: Derusha v Sellig, et al., (Stein, J., 513193 [2/23/12])
Prior Written Notice – Question of Fact: Rosell v City of Kingston, (Malone, Jr., J., 513021 [2/16/12])

(From the February 2012 Newsletter) Labor Law § 240 (1):  Kropp, Jr. v Town of Shandaken, (Garry, J., 512612 [1/12/12])
Legal Malpractice – Proof of Damages: M & R Ginsburg, LLC v Segal, Goldman, Massotta & Siegel, P.C., et al., (Rose, J., 512063 [12/8/11])
Premises Liability – Municipal: Urban v City of Albany, (Garry, J., 512578 [12/1/11])
Premises Liability – Non-Municipal: Kennedy v Atlas Fence, Inc., (Lahtinen, J., 512362 [12/1/11])
Medical Malpractice: Dentes v Mauser, et al., (Spain, J., 512008 [1/19/12])

(From the December 2011 Newsletter): Labor Law §§ 240 (1) and 241 (6):  Landon v Austin, (Egan, Jr., J., 511906 [10/20/11]); Service of Initiating Papers:  Johns v Van Brunt Motors, Inc., et al. and Faurecia S.A., (Kavanagh, J., 512039 [11/3/11]): Res Ipsa Loquitur – Burden to Invoke Doctrine not Met: Fontanelli et al, v Price Chopper Operation Company, Inc., et al. (Stein, J., 511550 [11/3/11])  Summary Judgment Should not be Granted when Motion Never Served:  O’Buckley v County of Chemung, et al., (Rose, J., 512070 [10/20/11])

(From the November 2011 Newsletter) Bus Accident – Is Seat Belt Claim Preempted by Federal Regulations? ; Doomes v Best Transit Corp., et al (and other related actions), (Jones, J., ___ NY3d ____ [Case No. 170; 10/18/11])
Emergency Doctrine ; Lifson v City of Syracuse and Klink (Lippman, Chief Judge, ____ NY3d ___ [Case No. 157; 10/13/11])

(From the September 2011 Newsletter) 
Collateral Estoppel; Kilcer, et al. v Niagara Mohawk Power Corp., et al. and BBL, et al., (McCarthy, J., 511380 [7/7/11])
Dog Bite: Gannon v Conti, et al., (Spain, J., 511904 [7/7/11])
Assumption of Risk – Indoor Baseball: Bukowski v Clarkson Univ., et al., (Rose, J., 510051 [7/14/11])
Sovereign Immunity – Ethan Allen boat case: Metz, et al. v State of New York, (Stein, J., 510643 [7/14/11])
Negligent Supervision and Negligent Retention – Raucci case: Gray, et al. v Schenectady City School District, (McCarthy, J., 511468 [7/14/11])
Use of Vehicle’s “Sensing and Diagnostics Module” to defeat SJ: Cahoon v Frechette and Frachette v Cahoon, (McCarthy, J., 511469 [7/14/11])
Vicarious Liability of Hospital for “On-Call” Physician’s Opinion: Brink v Muller, et al. and Community Memorial Hosp., Inc., (Egan, Jr., J., 511684 [7/28/11])

(From the June 2011 Newsletter)  Premises Liability - Griffin v State of New York, (Malone, Jr., J., 510825 [4/28/11]); Unlawful Imprisonment - Barrett et al. v Watkins, et al., (Peters, J.P., 511021 [3/31/11]); CPLR § 3211 Dismissal Not Appropriate - Lopes v Bain III, (Garry, J., 510209 [3/31/11]); Letter Deemed Sufficient Pro se Answer - Williams, Sr., et al v Charlew Const. Co., Inc., and Raymonda, (Kavanagh, J., 511020 [3/24/11]); Pedestrian Hit – Question of fact on Driver’s Proper Lookout: - Corina v Boys and Girls Club of Schenectady, Inc., et al and Messercola, (McCarthy, J., 510481 [3/24/11])

(From the April 2011 Newsletter) Interpretation of Exclusionary Clause in General Liability Policy - Essex Ins. Co. v Grande Stone Quarry, LLC, et al. (Lahtinen, J., 510279 [3/3/11]) Accrual of Cause of Action against Insurance Broker  - Bond v Progressive Ins. Co. and Hopmeier-Evans-Gage Agency (Garry, J., 510087 [3/3/11]); Expert Testimony – Frye need not apply - 
Alexander, et al. v Dunlop Tire Corp., et al.; Williamson v Dunlop Tire Corp., et al. (McCarthy, J., 509980 [2/17/11]); Labor Law § 240 (1) -  Randall v Time Warner Cable, Inc. (Garry, J., 510600 [2/17/11])

(From the March 2011 Newsletter) Labor Law §241 (6) - Lynch v 99 Washington LLC, et al. (Mercure, J.P., 510162 [1/13/11]) ; Premises Liability – Proximate Cause - Pipp, et al. v Guthrie Clinic, Ltd., et al. (Mercure, J., 509019 [1/20/11]) ; Declaratory Judgment between Insurers - Symonds, et al. v Progressive Ins. Co.; Allstate Ins. Group (Egan, Jr., J. 510092 [1/20/11]) ; Discovery – Privileged Materials and Non-Party Subpoenas - Parnes v Parnes: Van Ryn (McCarthy, J. 509617 [1/13/11])

(From the February 2011 Newsletter) Labor Law §240 (1)  - Crossett v. Wing Farm, Inc. (Spain, J., 509674 [12/9/10]) ;
Johnson v The Small Mall, LLC (Garry, J., 509963 [12/2/10) - McDonald v UICC Holding, LLC (Kavanagh, J., 509731 [12/2/10]) - Sereno v Hong Kong Chinese Restaurant (Stein, J., 509781 [12/16/10]); Nonparty Disclosure  - Matter of Troy Sand & Gravel Co., Inc. v Town of Nassau; Katherine Bader (respondent) (Mercure, J. P., 509783 [12/16/10]):  Tolling of Medical Malpractice Claim under Continuous Treatment Doctrine - Garofolo v State of New York (Garry, J., 510111 [1/6/11])

(From the December 2010 Newsletter)
(From the October 2010 Newsletter)
(From the September 2010 Newsletter)
(From the Summer 2010 Newsletter)
(From the June 2010 Newsletter
(From the May 2010 Newsletter)
(From the April 2010 Newsletter)
(From the March 2010 Newsletter)
(From the February 2010 Newsletter)

By: Laura M. Jordan, Esq.
Powers & Santola, LLP

ljordan@powers-santola.com


(From the September 2012 Newsletter)
Medical Malpractice: Martino v Miller, (Kavanagh, J., 513575 [7/19/12]), LaFountain et al. v Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital Medical Center, et al., (Kavanagh, J., 513714 [7/26/12]);  Premises Liability: Rossal-Daub v Walter, et al., (Peters, P.J., 513509 [7/19/12]); Dog Bite: Reil v Chittenden, et al., (McCarthy, J., 513852 [6/21/12])

(From the May 2012 Newsletter) General Obligations Law § 9-103:  McKown v Town of Waterford, (McCarthy, J. 512792 [4/5/12]) ; Constructive Notice of Defect: Anderson v Skidmore College, (Rose, J., 513319 [4/5/12]) ; Bankruptcy - Plaintiff’s Lack of Standing: Webber v Scarano-Osika, et al., (Mercure, J.P., 512755 [4/19/12]) ; Appealable? :Bozzetti et al. v Pohlmann, et al., (Peters, J.P., 513233 [4/5/12])

(From the April 2012 NewsletterNegligent Retention and Supervision Claims: Doe v Chenango Valley Central School Dist., et al., (Malone, Jr., J. 512891 [2/2/12]) : Product Liability: Hall v Husky Farm Equipment, Ltd., et al., (Kavanagh, J., 513121 [2/23/12]) : Assumption of Risk? Shay v Contento, et al., (Malone, Jr., J., 512176 [2/2/12])


(From the March 2012 Newsletter)  Labor Law § 240 (1): McGill v Qudsi, (Peters, J.P., 512316 [1/26/12])
Medical Malpractice: Derusha v Sellig, et al., (Stein, J., 513193 [2/23/12])
Prior Written Notice – Question of Fact: Rosell v City of Kingston, (Malone, Jr., J., 513021 [2/16/12])

(From the February 2012 Newsletter) Labor Law § 240 (1):  Kropp, Jr. v Town of Shandaken, (Garry, J., 512612 [1/12/12])
Legal Malpractice – Proof of Damages: M & R Ginsburg, LLC v Segal, Goldman, Massotta & Siegel, P.C., et al., (Rose, J., 512063 [12/8/11])
Premises Liability – Municipal: Urban v City of Albany, (Garry, J., 512578 [12/1/11])
Premises Liability – Non-Municipal: Kennedy v Atlas Fence, Inc., (Lahtinen, J., 512362 [12/1/11])
Medical Malpractice: Dentes v Mauser, et al., (Spain, J., 512008 [1/19/12])

(From the December 2011 Newsletter): Labor Law §§ 240 (1) and 241 (6):  Landon v Austin, (Egan, Jr., J., 511906 [10/20/11]); Service of Initiating Papers:  Johns v Van Brunt Motors, Inc., et al. and Faurecia S.A., (Kavanagh, J., 512039 [11/3/11]): Res Ipsa Loquitur – Burden to Invoke Doctrine not Met: Fontanelli et al, v Price Chopper Operation Company, Inc., et al. (Stein, J., 511550 [11/3/11])  Summary Judgment Should not be Granted when Motion Never Served:  O’Buckley v County of Chemung, et al., (Rose, J., 512070 [10/20/11])

(From the November 2011 Newsletter) Bus Accident – Is Seat Belt Claim Preempted by Federal Regulations? ; Doomes v Best Transit Corp., et al (and other related actions), (Jones, J., ___ NY3d ____ [Case No. 170; 10/18/11])
Emergency Doctrine ; Lifson v City of Syracuse and Klink (Lippman, Chief Judge, ____ NY3d ___ [Case No. 157; 10/13/11])

(From the September 2011 Newsletter) 
Collateral Estoppel; Kilcer, et al. v Niagara Mohawk Power Corp., et al. and BBL, et al., (McCarthy, J., 511380 [7/7/11])
Dog Bite: Gannon v Conti, et al., (Spain, J., 511904 [7/7/11])
Assumption of Risk – Indoor Baseball: Bukowski v Clarkson Univ., et al., (Rose, J., 510051 [7/14/11])
Sovereign Immunity – Ethan Allen boat case: Metz, et al. v State of New York, (Stein, J., 510643 [7/14/11])
Negligent Supervision and Negligent Retention – Raucci case: Gray, et al. v Schenectady City School District, (McCarthy, J., 511468 [7/14/11])
Use of Vehicle’s “Sensing and Diagnostics Module” to defeat SJ: Cahoon v Frechette and Frachette v Cahoon, (McCarthy, J., 511469 [7/14/11])
Vicarious Liability of Hospital for “On-Call” Physician’s Opinion: Brink v Muller, et al. and Community Memorial Hosp., Inc., (Egan, Jr., J., 511684 [7/28/11])

(From the June 2011 Newsletter)  Premises Liability - Griffin v State of New York, (Malone, Jr., J., 510825 [4/28/11])






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