Thursday, October 07, 2010

New York Law Journal: Decisions of Interest October 7, 2010

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U.S. District Court, Southern District


Criminal Practice

Judge Rules Key Government Witness Cannot Testify in Embassy Bombing Case

United States v. Ahmed Khalfan Ghailani, S10 98 Crim. 1023 (LAK)
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U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District

Bankruptcy

Ex-Wife of Marc S. Dreier Suffers a Setback in Bid to Claim $7 Million From Bankruptcy Estate

In re: Marc S. Dreier, 09-10371
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Appellate Division, Fourth Department

Health Law

Funeral Director's Conviction Affirmed, No Good Faith Exception in Anatomical Gift Section of Public Health Law

People v. Scott Batjer, KA 10-00875
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State of New York Tax Appeals Tribunal

Taxation

Lawyer's Itemized Deductions for Services of Prostitutes and Erotic Materials Properly Disallowed

Matter of Halby, DTA NOS. 821494 and 821810
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Ex-Wife of Marc S. Dreier Suffers a Setback in Bid to Claim $7 Million From Bankruptcy Estate



People v. Scott Batjer, KA 10-00875





Funeral Director's Conviction Affirmed, No Good Faith Exception in Anatomical Gift Section of Public Health Law



Matter of Halby, DTA NOS. 821494 and 821810





Lawyer's Itemized Deductions for Services of Prostitutes and Erotic Materials Properly Disallowed



People v. Chatt, KA 08-01135





Delay of 33 Years in Bringing Indictment Does Not Void Murder Convivtion, Panel Finds


NEW YORK COUNTY

Contracts

Processor Granted Summary Judgment On Liability, Not Damages on Breach Claims



TransFirst ePayment Services Inc. v. Advanced Marketing Research Ltd.

NEW YORK COUNTY

Civil Practice

Renewal Denied as Clarification in Law Would Not Alter Original Decision



Ahroner v. Israel Discount Bank of New York

KINGS COUNTY

Contracts

Issues of Fact Preclude Summary Judgment On Broker's Motion to Collect Commissions



NRT New York LLC v. Sidbury

QUEENS COUNTY

Attorney's Fees

Lawyer Entitled to Assert Charging Lien Against Defendant for Settled Action



Housni v. Garcia

SUFFOLK COUNTY

Contracts

Claims Against Ex-Wife Barred by Release In Stipulation Resolving Matrimonial Action



O'Neill v. O'Neill

ORANGE COUNTY

Contracts

Arbitration Ordered as County Cannot Absolve Itself of Contractual Obligations



Matter of County of Orange v. Civil Service Employees Assoc.

U.S. DISTRICT COURT

SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK

Business Law

No Showing AIG, Affiliated Unit Unable to Pay Debts as Due Under Interest Rate Swap Pact



Brookfield Asset Management Inc. v. AIG Financial Products Corp.

U.S. DISTRICT COURT

SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK

Intellectual Property

State Law Claims Arising From Photo License Agreements Are Stayed Pending Arbitration



Wu v. Pearson Education Inc.

U.S. DISTRICT COURT

SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK

Civil Practice

Court Upholds Document Disclosure Denial In Bhopal Union Carbide Pollution Case



Sahu v. Union Carbide Corp.

U.S. DISTRICT COURT

SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK

Employment

Bias Claims Dismissed; Adverse Employment Action, Abusive Environment Not Alleged



Howe v. City of New York

U.S. DISTRICT COURT

EASTERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK

Civil Rights

Court Declines to Warn Warden to Ensure Inmate Not Denied Access to His Legal Mail



Hill v. Donoghue

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