Recent News - Justin A. Calabrese

Calabrese and Sanchez Defeat Motion to Dismiss Complaint
January 19, 2018 | Commercial Litigation
Justin Calabrese and Johanna Sanchez successfully defeated a Defendant’s pre-answer motion to dismiss their clients’ complaint. The complaint asserted causes of action for fraud in the inducement, breach of fiduciary duties, unjust enrichment and a constructive trust. The central issues involved: Whether a party can assert independent torts claims and damages claims when the parties’ …
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Calabrese to Present at Fraud Conference
July 12, 2017 | Insurance Fraud
Justin Calabrese will be presenting at the 2017 NYACT/NYSSIU Joint Summer Conference on Thursday, July 20, 2017 in Suffern, New York. He will speak about recent trends and patterns related to fraudulent no-fault treatment and billing schemes and discuss ways to detect, identify and combat the issues. For event information and registration, click here. …
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Can’t Quash This!
June 7, 2017 | Insurance Fraud
In a case alleging fraud and unlawful financial kickbacks, Justin Calabrese and Sean Gorton successfully opposed a medical provider’s attempt to keep private the provider’s subpoenaed financial records. The Court rejected the medical provider’s position that the information was irrelevant and unduly burdensome, and permitted the insurer to review the records which ultimately supported the …
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Calabrese and Kam Extinguish $1.2 Million after EUO
May 5, 2016 | Insurance Fraud
Justin Calabrese and Priscilla Kam successfully defended an insurer at an examination under oath of a representative of a durable medical equipment company who was suspected of engaging in collusive (and unlawful) arrangements with various physicians and chiropractors in New York City.  As a result, the durable medical equipment company agreed to release the insurer …
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2016 IMAS Fundraiser A Success
April 2, 2016 | Insurance Fraud
Justin Calabrese represented both the Rivkin Radler and the Croatian American Bar Association at the Island Medical Assistance Society’s 14th anniversary celebration and fundraiser at the Stony Hill Inn in Hackensack, New Jersey.  During 2015, the non-profit organization raised more than $40,000 – all of which was used to purchase medical equipment and services for …
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Calabrese and Kam Extinguish almost $1 Million in Claims
March 16, 2016 | Insurance Fraud
During an examination under oath conducted by Justin Calabrese and Priscilla Kam, a medical provider suspected of engaging in a no-fault scheme to defraud an insurer agreed to release the insurer of any obligation to pay more than $900,000 in claims that would have been the subjects of costly future litigation/arbitration.     …
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Rivkin Radler Elects Four New Partners
January 1, 2015 | Appeals | Health Services | Employment & Labor | Complex Torts & Product Liability
Evan H. Krinick, Managing Partner of Rivkin Radler LLP, is pleased to announce that Jacqueline Mecchella Bushwack, Justin Calabrese, Scott Green and Geoffrey Kaiser have been elected Partners. “These attorneys are exceptionally talented and we are proud to call them our partners.  In addition to their impressive legal accomplishments, they are active members of the …
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Identifying and Combating No Fault Fraud
May 10, 2012
Members of Rivkin Radler’s Litigation & Appeals Practice Group presented a conference entitled, “Identifying and Combating No Fault Fraud.”  No Fault insurance fraud continually evolves, and presents new challenges every day.  This half-day program and luncheon was a unique opportunity to hear experienced insurance company counsel discuss the latest trends in No Fault fraud, including medical …
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