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  1. Standard Chartered hires ex-U.S. prosecutors amid sanctions probeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | West Australian

    ... activity - and therefore must be reported to authorities. Heintz previously served as a prosecutor with the New York County District Attorney's Office where he combated organised crime, money laundering and terrorism finance. Weitz, the recipient of ...

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  2. Standard Chartered Hires Ex U.S. Prosecutors Amid Sanctions ProbeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... activity - and therefore must be reported to authorities. Heintz previously served as a prosecutor with the New York County District Attorney's Office where he combated organized crime, money laundering and terrorism finance. Weitz, the recipient of ...

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  3. Goodman Leaves Behind a Rich History of ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Law.com

    Norman Goodman joined the office of the New York County Clerk at a time when records were created by typewriter or written by hand. Jurors were summoned by punch cards.

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  4. City responds to lawsuit over Glendale homeless shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Jackson Heights News

    ... be available on an immediate basis for every person who seeks it," he testified before the Supreme Court of New York County. Kathy Masi, president of the Glendale Civic Association and member of the GMVC, said the group is in a tough position since ...

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  5. Audacity of 'Dishonesty Exclusion' Draws FireRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Courthouse News Service

    An art collector has taken its insurance broker to court because of the "dishonesty exclusion" that allegedly stands in the way of collecting on a loss to its $42 million collection of Old Masters art. Renaissance Art Investors, of Las Vegas, Nev., filed the complaint in New York County Supreme Court on Tuesday against North Shore Risk Management LLC. "The broker's deception has caused RAI to incur millions of dollars of damages as a result of RAI's inability to collect insurance proceeds by virtue of the 'dishonesty' exclusion relied upon by both AXA and the courts to deny RAI insurance coverage of its art losses," the six-page complaint states.

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  6. Evidence discovery schedule set in fatal wall collapse suitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Times Herald-Record

    MAYBROOK New York County State Supreme Court Justice Peter Morton has set Dec. 4, 2015, as the deadline for evidence discovery in two lawsuits filed on behalf of two victims in a Dec. 2, 2013, retaining wall collapse in Maybrook. The victims were part of a crew working on a mockup of an aqueduct project for the New York City Department of Environmental Protection when the wall collapsed.

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  7. Largest Settlement in New York State History Awarded to Fernando...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | EWorldWire

    ... away at the time of the shooting, the New York City Police Department and the District Attorney's Office of New York County charged Bermudez with the murder. After his conviction, multiple witnesses came forward stating they had been coerced by the ...

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  8. Evidence discovery schedule set in fatal wall collapse suits Updated Dec 22, 2014 atRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Times Herald-Record

    MAYBROOK New York County State Supreme Court Justice Peter Morton has set Dec. 4, 2015, as the deadline for evidence discovery in two lawsuits filed on behalf of two victims in a Dec. 2, 2013, retaining wall collapse in Maybrook.

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  9. Death of a Pro-Se CaseRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | New York Attorney Malpractice Blog

    ... make even more mistakes. Hyman v Schwartz 2014 NY Slip Op 33274(U) December 17, 2014 Supreme Court, New York County Docket Number: 2014-1193 Judge: Eugene D. Faughnan is an example. "The instant action was commenced by the filing of a Verified ...

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  10. The 'Bada Bing' Strip Club From 'The Sopranos' Was Robbed In Real LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | MTV

    On Sunday morning, New Jersey strip club Satin Dolls - the very one that was used for filming of "The Sopranos" - was reportedly robbed of $30,000, and the men who allegedly committed the crime fled the scene shortly thereafter. As of the time of this report, the men were still on the run.

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  11. Not a good e-discovery strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Likelihood of Confusion

    Lavi Soloway writes regarding the extremely un-white-shoe discrimination litigation in New York County between former Sullivan & Cromwell associate Aaron Charney and the law firm, including this astonishing bit: Last Wednesday January 31 there was a secret settlement meeting at which Charney was offered an undisclosed sum in return for which he promised, among other things, to destroy the hard drive on his personal, home computer. The destruction of that hard drive moved to the center of the debate.

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  12. Celebrating a CenturyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Law.com

    The New York County Lawyers' Association marked its 100th annual dinner Wednesday night at the Waldorf-Astoria and honored the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York on its 225th anniversary.

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  13. Ex-American Realty Official Claims Book-Cooking in Job SuitRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Bloomberg

    ... The case is McAlister v. American Realty Capital Properties Inc., 162499/2014, New York State Supreme Court, New York County (Manhattan). Bloomberg reserves the right to remove comments but is under no obligation to do so, or to explain individual ...

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  14. Say Goodbye to the Family DoctorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | City Journal

    ... professor of surgery at the Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City and is a trustee and past president of the New York County Medical Society.

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  15. Judge raises questions in case against Barclays over dark poolRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Reuters

    ... powerful securities fraud statute. The case is People v Barclays Capital Inc., New York State Supreme Court, New York County, NO. 451391/2014 (Reporting by Karen Freifeld; Editing by Leslie Adler)

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  16. Jill MarianiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Law.com

    Jill Mariani, senior investigative counsel in the Rackets Bureau of the New York County District Attorney's Office, discusses the investigations that have uncovered widespread corruption in the use of minority-owned and women-owned business enterprises.

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  17. The Perecman Firm Listed in New York Law Journal's Top New York Settlements of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | PRWeb

    ... Mr. Perecman won a $15 million verdict** for a construction accident (Index 112370/03) Supreme Court, New York County, a $5.35 million dollar verdict*** for an automobile accident (Index 2749/04) Supreme Court, Kings County, and a $40 million dollar ...

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  18. Original works of art and fine estate jewelry headline Philip Weiss Auctions next saleRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Art Daily

    Original artworks by noted, listed artists, and brilliant estate jewelry items (offered on behalf of the New York County Public Administrator), will co-headline an auction slated for Sunday, Jan. 11, by Philip Weiss Auctions , in the firm's gallery ...

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  19. Hungarian Wants a Piece of 'Drunk in Love'Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Courthouse News Service

    Beyonce and Jay Z have someone else to thank for the "foreign eroticism alongside the sexually intense lyrics" of their hit song "Drunk in Love," a Hungarian pop star claims in court. Monika Juhasz Miczura, who goes by the stage name Mitsou , filed her complaint Friday in New York County Supreme Court.

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  20. Brooklyn Bar Association members pack Marriott to honor leading figures in Kings legal communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    ... Appeals; Hon. Randall T. Eng, presiding justice, Appellate Division, Second Department; Hon. George Silver, New York County Supreme Court; and Past President Andrea Bonina, whose stellar service as BBA head took place during the 2010-2011 term. ...

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