Casualty Defense Group Obtains Decision Dismissing Trip And Fall Negligence Claim And Cross-Claims
CM Partners Carl M. Perri and Matthew J. Van Dusen were retained to represent defendant Wild Ginger NYC Corp. (“Wild Ginger”), a Manhattan Chinese restaurant that rented space from its co-defendant landlord,
Perri And Leis Obtain Early Dismissal Of Claims In Construction Defect Litigation
Carl Perri and Matthew Leis, partners of the New York and New Jersey offices of Clausen Miller’s Professional Liability and Casualty Defense Practice Group, recently won summary judgment on behalf of our paving company client in a construction defect action after lengthy motion practice.
Ryerson Acts As Monitoring Counsel At Trial And Obtain A Defense Verdict
Clausen Miller partner Tom Ryerson recently assisted in securing a defense verdict for the City of Chicago in a high-exposure claim against two city paramedics. The plaintiffs alleged that the paramedics acted willfully and wantonly in treating a young lady who experienced a serious allergic reaction after eating take-out food containing peanuts.
Insurer Not Responsible For Subcontractor’s Underlying Settlement For Its Faulty Work
Metro North, the governing body of a condominium in Chicago, filed suit against the developer, multiple contractors and multiple subcontractors for defective construction that caused, among other issues, water infiltration. CSC Glass, one of the subcontractors,
Defense Department’s Success In New York Continues
Summary Judgment Granted In Favor Of Clausen Miller’s Client In Construction Defect Litigation
Carl M. Perri (NY/NJ Shareholder) and Matthew T. Leis (NY/NJ Partner) in Clausen Miller’s Professional Liability and Causality Defense department,
Clausen Miller Scores Major Diacetyl Victory
On March 4, 2016, the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit issued a decision that may have national implications in the long-running litigation involving use of the ingredient diacetyl in butter flavoring for popcorn.
Kearney Elected Fellow In American Academy Of Appellate Lawyers
Clausen Miller P.C. Partner Kimbley A. Kearney was recently elected a Fellow in the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers.
The American Academy of Appellate Lawyers was founded to recognize outstanding appellate lawyers. Academy membership is open only to a person who possesses a reputation of recognized distinction as an appellate lawyer.
Clausen Miller Appellate Group Scores Major Victory
The Clausen Miller Appellate Group scored a major victory in the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals, which issued an opinion with nationwide implications for the Diacetyl Litigation Community, and all toxic tort lawyers as well.
Casualty Defense Group Obtains Decision Dismissing Labor Law Third-Party And Cross-Claims
CM partners Carl Perri and Matthew Van Dusen were retained to represent defendant/fourth third-party defendant Celtic Sheet Metal, Inc. (“Celtic”), an air conditioning duct installation company. Celtic was hired by defendant/fourth third-party plaintiff Admore Air Conditioning Corp.
Ryerson And Shinkan Obtain Defense Verdict In Cook County–Plaintiff Asked Jury For Over $7 Million
CM partners Tom Ryerson and Scott Shinkan earned a jury verdict in favor of their client in a recent trial in Chicago. The pain management physician allegedly failed to timely diagnose a vertebral infection in a hospitalized patient.