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DISMISSAL – MIDDLESEX COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT

5/17/17 Jennifer and Robert Paul v. Quick Chek Corporation and Unifirst Corporation. Plaintiff alleges that on February 1, 2013, she was a patron at the Quik Chek located in Avenel, New Jersey. As she was exiting the store, she tripped and fell over a floor mat that she claims was not properly placed down. Plaintiff

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DISMISSAL – KINGS COUNTY

4/10/17 Jose A. Rivas v. Diagonal Realty LLC, SS Bridging & Scaffolding, and Dennis Clarke. This action is based upon an alleged trip and fall due to a claimed defect in the sidewalk. Plaintiff alleged that our client, Dennis Clark, was the owner of SS Bridging & Scaffolding and was responsible for an alleged defect

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SUMMARY JUDGMENT – NEW YORK COUNTY

1/9/17 Sara Buscemi-Sanz v. Hudson Meridian Construction Group, LLC, The Beatrice C. Catullo Residence Housing Development Fund Corporation, NDG Architect, PC and Newman & Novak Architects, PC. Plaintiff, an Architect, claimed that she tripped and fell on a loose pipe while conducting a walkthrough of the building located at 1424 Park Street, Bronx, New York,

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SUMMARY JUDGMENT- KINGS COUNTY

1/6/17 Moses Boyd v. 16 Bartlett Street LLC, Euro Builders, LLC, and Silvercup Scaffolding 1 LLC. Plaintiff claimed that he sustained serious personal injuries on April 23, 2015, as a result of a scaffold collapse while working on a roof of a building at 16 Bartlett Street, Brooklyn, New York. Specifically, the plaintiff was hoisting

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SUMMARY JUDGMENT- UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT, DISTRICT OF NEW JERSEY, CAMDEN VICINAGE

9/12/16 Jamie Worster-Sims v. Tropicana Entertainment, Providence AC, Inc., Metronome Hospitality Group, et. al. Plaintiffs Jamie Worster-Sims and Ashlee Sims brought claims against the defendants alleging assault and battery, negligence, negligent hiring, training, and supervision, negligent infliction of emotional distress, intentional infliction of emotional distress and punitive damages following plaintiff’s assault by Officer Jones while

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SUMMARY JUDGMENT – QUEENS COUNTY

5/4/16 Jones v. Rochdale Village, Inc. et al. Plaintiff sought to recover damages for significant and permanent injuries alleged to have been sustained when she was caused to trip and fall while stepping through the sliding door of the balcony to her apartment located at Rochdale Village, Queens, New York.  Krima D. Shah filed a

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SUMMARY JUDGMENT –NEW YORK COUNTY

3/3/16 Rhoda Clary v. The City of New York, Consolidated Edison Company of New York Inc., Tishman Realty & Construction Co., Inc., Joseph L Balkan Inc., and Balkan Enterprises, Inc. Plaintiff claimed that she sustained serious personal injuries as a result of a trip and fall which occurred on May 15, 2011 in front of

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MOTION TO DISMISS– KINGS COUNTY

2/2/16 Salvatore A. Manno and Patricia Manno v. 1023 38 th Street Realty LLC, Alnour Associates, Consulting Engineering, P.C., Silvercup Scaffolding 1 LLC and US Demco of Brooklyn, Inc. Plaintiffs Salvatore A. Manno and Patricia Manno claimed property damage to their building located at 1021 38 th Street, Brooklyn, New York as a result of

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APPELLATE VICTORY- NEW JERSEY APPELLATE DIVISION

11/23/2015 Selective Insurance Company of America v. ZurichAmerican Insurance Company The plaintiff, Selective Insurance, sought coverage under a Commercial Auto policy issued by Zurich to its insured, Republic Services, for an accident that Selective claimed arose out of the use of a Republic vehicle. The subject accident involved the driver of a Republic truck who

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