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Not everything an attorney does in the course and scope of representing a client is covered by the attorney-client privilege
Not everything an attorney does in the course and scope of representing a client is covered by the attorney-client privilege. In an article published by the New York Law Journal on October 16, 2015,, Harry Steinberg, who heads Lester Schwab's...
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PRODUCTS LIABILITY - - ALTERNATIVE LIABILITY
Defendants Coast Distribution and Land 'N' Sea Midwest, Inc., distributors of a Wego Kite Tube which injured plaintiff, are not entitled to summary judgment even though it "was impossible to identify which one of them distributed to Cargo [the seller], the Wego Kite Tube plaintiff purchased:...
Summary Judgment Affirmed Dismissing Claims of Respondeat Supeior and Negligent Hiring and Supervision
The Second Department affirmed the order awarding summary judgment to the building owners and managers in a case where plaintiffs alleged that the building superintendent threw drain cleaner on them while shouting at them for playing loud music....