Monthly Archives: November 2014

Am. Media, Inc. v. Bainbridge & Knight Laboratories, LLC, Index No. 650230/2013, 9/19/2014 (Bransten, J.).

By Christina Nguyen | Staff Writer Contract; breach; breach of fiduciary duty; fraud; debtor and creditor law Plaintiffs commenced an action seeking $1,299,900 for advertising services in magazines owned by plaintiffs allegedly performed for corporate defendant and individual defendant who … Continue reading

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Embroidery Industries, Inc., v. RVC Enterprises, LLC, ROC Fashions, LLC, and Aussie Fashions, LLC., Index No. 652827/2012, 10/7/2014 (Sherwood, J.).

By Kevin Wong | Staff Writer Breach; contract; Default Judgment; damages Plaintiff sued defendants for alleged non-payment for goods. Plaintiff’s motion seeking default judgment in the amount of $942,079.21 plus interest, costs, and disbursements was unopposed because of the defendants’ … Continue reading

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Colonial Sur. Co. v. Millenium Constr., Inc., Index No. 650379/2012, 8/12/14 (Bransten, J.)

By Michael Ferri | Staff Writer Construction Contract; surety indemnification. Defendant contractor was retained by non-party New York Housing Authority to perform construction services. Defendant procured multiple performance and payment bonds in connection with the work. Plaintiff surety issued the … Continue reading

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ZV NY, Inc. v. Moskowitz, Index No. 650581/2014, 08/27/2014 (Bransten, J).

By Jennifer Branca | Staff Writer Contracts: Breach; Notice to Cure; Motion For Summary Judgment: CPLR 3212(b); Recusal: 22 NYCRR 100.3 (B)(9)(b); Industry: Real Estate. Plaintiff, tenant, commenced an action seeking a Yellowstone injunction and declaratory judgment that it had rectified … Continue reading

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National Grid v. Albany Engineering Corp., NY Slip Op 51463(U) (2014) (Platkin, J.).

Contract; breach; affirmative covenant; breach; deed; privity; running with the land; perpetual burden By: Michael Vandermark Plaintiff, Niagara Mohawk (“Niagara”), a power corporation, brought an action seeking a judicial determination that it was not obligated to perform under a covenant in … Continue reading

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