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Dateline: November 20, 2014, Brooklyn, NY

(New York State Supreme Court, Kings County) Pre-Answer Motion To Dismiss For Lack Of Personal Jurisdiction And Failure To State Of Cause Of Action Granted. SR&A partner Howard F. Strongin and associate Yelena Davydan obtained a dismissal of all claims against various defendants in a negligence action based on Plaintiff's failure to timely and properly…
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Dateline: New York City, November 2014

Barry S. Rothman was interviewed for an article that appeared in the November/December 2014 issue of The Industry Source, a TNG WorldWide publication. The article, entitled "Suspect Theft? Learn How to Protect Yourself, Your Assets" addressed recommendations for employers' response to employee misconduct, including suspected theft. The Industry Source magazine is the number one trade…
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Dateline: October 17, 2014, New York, NY

Eagle International Associates, Inc. Fall Conference 2014 SR&A partner David Abrams co-moderated a panel presentation "Achieving Optimal Risk Mitigation Through Effective Risk Transfer." Experienced industry representatives presented and discussed their insights on topics including evaluation of contractual liability indemnity clauses, property owners' key to successful tenders/transfers of obligations, overview of additional insured endorsements, assessing competing…
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Dateline: October 10, 2014, Newark, NJ

(Superior Court, Essex County, Judge Vena) Defamation/Slander-Civil Assault-Summary Judgment Obtained SR&A partner David Abrams won summary judgment dismissing all claims in a case brought by a church member against the Pastor and certain Board Members. SR&A successfully argued that the claimed slander and defamation did not constitute actionable defamatory language, even if true, but rather…
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