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New York Supreme Court issues a defense verdict for Day Pitney client
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 3 2010

On July 29, 2009, Supreme Court Judge Nicholas Colabella of the New York Supreme Court in Westchester County issued a defense verdict for our client, Volkswagen Group of America, in a wrongful death case that had been pending since 1997


Donoghue v. Horner
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 28 2009

Case law relating to trusts and estates is constantly evolving


T&E litigation update: Harhay v. Starkey
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 17 2010

In Harhay v. Starkey, Case No. 08-CV-30229-MAP, 2010 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 45473 (May 10, 2010), a family dispute described by the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts in Shakespearian terms, the Court addressed the "probate exception" to federal subject matter jurisdiction


The perils of consent
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 31 2011

The Sixth Circuit held that a suspected marijuana grower's consent to a search of his residence for "other material or records pertaining to narcotics" allowed the police to search a thumb drive connected to his laptop, on which they found child pornography


Gillespie v. Gillespie
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • February 18 2011

First, in Gillespie v. Gillespie, Case No. 09-P-2174, 2011 Mass. App. Unpub. LEXIS 156 (Feb. 7, 2011), a decision issued pursuant to Rule 1:28, the Appeals Court addressed claims for tortious interference with expectancy of a gift and wrongful death by suicide


Lowery v. RESCA
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • November 18 2009

Case law relating to trusts and estates is constantly evolving


Immediate appeal is permitted to challenge a trial court’s authority to vacate a previous judgment
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • April 11 2007

The Supreme Court of Connecticut recently found another exception to the final judgment rule under the second prong of State v. Curcio, 191 Conn. 27, 31 (1983), reaffirming that parties may immediately appeal and challenge a trial court’s power to vacate a previous judgment or order


Ingeno v. Meister
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • January 27 2010

In Ingeno v. Meister, Case No. 09-P-502, 2010 Mass. App. Unpub. LEXIS 58 (Jan. 19, 2010), the Appeals Court affirmed the probate court's construction of a devise of real property


Authorized House Counsel: Connecticut’s official registration application form
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2007

The official application form for registration as Authorized House Counsel in Connecticut is now available on the website of the Connecticut Bar Examining Committee (CBEC


D'ambrosio v Milgroom
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • November 5 2009

Three decisions issued last week by the Appeals Court pursuant to Rule 1:28 are worth mentioning