Recent Activities

  • Elliott xxxxx v. Presentation Products, Inc., 157354/2017 (Supreme Court, New York County): 8/16/2017: Complaint filed.
  • Katerina Zisimopoulos v. Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc., 156897/2017 (Supreme Court, New York County): 8/1/2017: Complaint filed.
  • 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.
  • Coulibaly v. Price Master Corporation, 16 CV 0027 (United States District Court, Eastern District of New York): 4/26/2017: Plaintiff’s motion to enforce judgment adjudicated moot following Defendant’s payment of funds after previously pleading poverty.
  • “Teacher claims he was fired ‘for cancer surgery'”, the New York Post, discussing filing in Maldonado v. Success Academy: 1/18/2017
  • Thornton Maldonado v. Success Academy Charter Schools, Inc., 150563/2017 (Supreme Court, New York County): 1/17/2017: Complaint filed.
  • 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.
  • “Fired UR worker claims ‘disability discrimination’ – man dismissed and banned from campus after epileptic seizure”, discussing one of the firm’s suits: 5/19/2016.
  • John Doe (minor) v. Port Washington Union Free School District: 5/10/2016: Settled.
  • 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.
  • Samar Ziman v. The Blaq Group, LLC, Case No. 10141620 (New York State Division of Human Rights): 8/21/2011: NYSDHR Stipulation of settlement following probable cause finding in Complainant’s favor
  • Christina Corderi v. U.S. General Services Administration: 2/8/2011: EEOC Settlement.