Monthly Archives: April 2017

Making Lemonade Out of Lemons: An Interview with Nathan Noh, Esq.

By: Christopher Arcitio | Editor-in-Chief Introduction On Sunday, March 5, 2017, Staffer Christopher Arcitio met with Nathan K. Noh, Esq., Associate at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison to discuss his background in the legal profession and his interests in … Continue reading

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11-01 36 Avenue LLC v. Shehzad Quamar a/k/a Qyanar Shehzad, Roma Shukla a/k/a Shukla Roma, and Paul Stamatelatos, as Escrow Agent, Index No. 704865/2016, 11/28/2016 (Ritholtz, J.)

Time is of the essence clause; Breach of contract; Specific performance; Venue; Notice By: Diana Ricaurte | Staff Writer On or about December 17, 2015, Plaintiff buyer and Defendant seller entered into a contract for the sale of a commercial … Continue reading

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CDOLR’s Annual Visit to the New York County Commercial Division

By: Christopher Arcitio | Editor-in-Chief, with contributions from Gleny Pena and Amanda Tersigni, || Staff Members, Jeanelle Dawes | Managing Editor, Keith Olson | Class of 2018 On Friday, March 10, 2017, staff members from the Commercial Division Online Law … Continue reading

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Wade v. McConville, Index No. 14139/2015, 11/3/2016 (Rosenbaum, J.)

Discovery; General Rule on Discovery Costs; Shifting the Burden on Discovery Costs; Electronically Stored Information; CPLR § 3103; Protective Order By: Nandini Chowdhury | Staff Writer Plaintiff hired Defendants in a previous commercial transaction.  Plaintiff was not satisfied with Defendants’ … Continue reading

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Youlu Zheng v. Icahn, Index No. 650499/10, 10/28/2016 (Ramos, J.)

Shareholder Derivative Action; Cash Out Merger; Entire Fairness Doctrine; Derivative Action; Special Committees; Unjust Enrichment; Fair Price; Fiduciary Duty   By: Mia Piccininni | Staff Member Defendant is a Delaware corporation that provided wireless telecommunication services.  Plaintiffs are common stock … Continue reading

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CeltixConnect Equity Investors LLC v. Sea Fibre Network Ltd T/A CeltixConnect, Diana Hodnett, Redwood Capital Group, LLC, and RCG, LLC, Index No. 653340/2014, 7/19/16 (Kornreich, J.)

CPLR 327(a), Forum Non Conveniens, Negligent Misrepresentation, Negligence, Fraudulent Inducement, Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Breach of Warranty, Motion to Dismiss, Failure to State a Claim, CPLR 3016(b), Scienter By: Ivelina Popova | Staff Writer Defendant Sea Fibre Network Ltd (“SFN”) … Continue reading

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ACE Securities Corp. Home Equity Loan Trust, Series 2006-HE4, by HSBC BANK USA, Nation Association, in its capacity as Trustee v. DB Structured Products, Inc., Index No. 653394/2012, 10/12/16 (Bransten, J.)

Breach of Contract; Breach of Representations; Breach of Warranty; Motion to Compel Discovery; CPLR § 3101(a), (b), (c); Work-Product-Doctrine; Attorney-Client Privilege By: Gleny M. Peña | Staff Member Defendant sponsored the securitization of mortgage-backed loans which were later sold to … Continue reading

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Interview with Raspreet Bhatia, Esq.

By: Amanda Tersigni | Staff Writer Introduction On February 24, 2017, I had the pleasure of interviewing Raspreet Bhatia, Esq. to obtain insight on embarking on her legal journey. Ms. Bhatia’s Background Ms. Bhatia is a 2016 graduate of St. … Continue reading

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