Recent Decisions

Michelle Perepiczka v. Golden Renovations, Inc., 150244/2017 (Supreme Court, New York County):
6/13/2017: Defendant's motion to vacate denied.

Dmitry Yampolsky v. The University of Rochester, 16 CV 6297 (United States District Court, Western District of New York):
5/31/2017: Settled.

Aaron Grissom v. The City of New York, 16 CV 2214 (United States District Court, Southern District of New York):
5/11/2017: Settled.

Nola Smith v. North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, 15 CV 04235 (United States District Court, Southern District of New York):
8/26/2016: Defendant's motion to compel production of Plaintiff's current employer records denied.

Michael Dawson v. New York City Transit Authority, 13-6593 (United States District Court, Southern District of New York):
12/10/2015: Settled.

"Workplace Issues: Persons with diabetes, epilepsy often 'regarded as' disabled", the New York Daily Record, describing successful appeal in Dawson v. New York City Transit: 10/23/2015

Michael Dawson v. New York City Transit Authority, 14-4315 (Second Circuit Court of Appeals):
9/16/2015: Lower court dismissal of suit pursuant to 12(b)(6) motion overturned and remanded for further proceedings.

Alfred Espina v. Retail Grocers Group, 13 CV 05478 (United States District Court, Southern District of New York)
7/31/2015: Defendant's Motion for Partial Summary Judgment Denied in Part and Granted in Part; Plaintiff's Age Discrimination, Disability Discrimination, and Breach of Contract Claims set for Trial on 12/7/2015.

Casel Taylor v. A. International, 030786/2007 (New York Supreme Court, County of Kings) 
12/8/2014: Verdict upheld on post-trial motion
Pernell A. Duncan v. CRF - Cluster Model Program, LLC, New York State Division of Human Rights Charge No. 10167644-14-E-D-E
9/12/2014: New York State Divison of Human Rights finding that there is probable cause to believe that Respondent engaged in unlawful discrimination

Diane Copes v. St. Barnabas Hospital, EEOC Charge No. 510-2011-02144
9/9/2014: EEOC finding that Respondent engaged in employment discrimination in violation of the Age Discrimination in Employment Act.

Casel Taylor v. A. International, 030786/2007 (New York Supreme Court, County of Kings) 
7/8/2014-7/10/2014: Jury trial, verdict for the Plaintiff.

Melissa Muller v. Rich Morgan et. al., 12 CV 01815 (United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois) 
6/9/2014-6/12/2014: Jury Trial.

Evelyn Gonzalez v. National Association Against Drug Abuse Problems (NADAP), EEOC Charge No. 520-2013-00303 
4/16/2014: EEOC merit determination that there is probable cause to believe the National Association Against Drug Abuse Problems discriminated against charging party Evelyn Gonzalez.

Doreen Daly v. 83-84 116th Street et. al, 012468/2013 (New York State Supreme Court, County of Queens) 
4/15/2014: Jointly Stipulated to Dismissal.

Robin Zinaman v. Kingston Regional Senior Living Corp. d/b/a Woodland Pond at New Paltz, 11 Civ. 0388 (United States District Court, Northern District of New York)
1/27/2014: Successfully settled after the second day of trial.

Robin Zinaman v. Kingston Regional Senior Living Corp. d/b/a Woodland Pond at New Paltz, 11 Civ. 0388 (United States District Court, Northern District of New York)
9/30/2013: Defendant's Motion for Summary Judgment denied as to Plaintiff's Family and Medical Leave Act interference and retaliatory discharge causes of action, and New York State Human Rights Law discrimination claim.

Melissa Muller v. Rich Morgan et. al., 12-01815 (United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois)
6/3/2013: Defendant Chelsea Klinke's Motion to Dismiss denied in part and granted in part (without prejudice).

John Reyes v. Emergency Ambulance Service Inc., Case No. 10145335, New York State Division of Human Rights
1/23/2013: Finding of probable cause that Complainant was discriminated against; trial to be scheduled.

Melissa Muller v. Rich Morgan et. al., 12-01815 (United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois)
12/27/2012: Defendants' Motion to Dismiss denied as to individual defendant.

In re CLA Hold, 11-13853 (United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware)
5/15/2012: Individual and corporate defendants in Illinois discrimination suit's Motion to Dismiss on the basis of a bankruptcy sale order denied as to Plaintiff's ability to continue prosecuting her suit in Illinois federal court.

Casel Taylor v. A. International, Ltd., 030786/2007 (New York Supreme Court, County of Kings)
3/13/2012: Defendants' Motion to Dismiss denied as to corporate defendant.