Recent News - Appeals


Boyd and Korman Victorious on Appeal in Premises Liability Case
May 2, 2019 | Appeals
J’Naia L. Boyd and Cheryl F. Korman obtained victory in a premises liability case at the Appellate Division, First Department. The plaintiff commenced the action to recover for injuries sustained when she tripped and fell on an alleged sidewalk defect in front of the abutting premises where our client, the contractor, had been hired to …
Read More
Grill, Korman, Schieber and Gise Win Case Impacting Condo Development Liability
April 9, 2019 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use | Appeals | Commercial Litigation | Construction
A new Appellate Division, First Department ruling has major implications for condominium boards seeking to sue individual members of a sponsor entity for construction defects. Previously, alter ego claims against individual members of the sponsor entity were justified based on the allegation that the developer, which is often a single-purpose entity, did not maintain separate …
Read More
Korman and Mascia Co-Chair and Present at NY Appellate Practice CLE Program
April 2, 2019 | Appeals
Cheryl Korman and Henry Mascia will co-chair and present at the New York Appellate Practice Continuing Legal Education Program. Korman and Mascia will be speaking on effective brief writing and oral argument. Korman will be presenting at the Long Island Marriott on Thursday, April 4, and Mascia will be presenting at the Westchester Marriott on Monday, …
Read More
Korman Featured in NYSBA Journal
January 8, 2019 | Appeals
Cheryl Korman has been featured in the January/February 2019 issue of the New York State Bar Association Journal, “The Moment Is Now.” Click here to read. …
Read More
Rivkin Radler Elects 3 New Partners
January 2, 2019 | Commercial Litigation | General Liability | Insurance Fraud | Intellectual Property | Corporate | Appeals | Compliance Investigations & White Collar | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use
UNIONDALE, NEW YORK – January 2, 2019 – Evan H. Krinick, Managing Partner of Rivkin Radler LLP, is pleased to announce that Frank Izzo, Gene Kang and Henry Mascia have been elected Partners. “These attorneys are excellent advocates in their varying practice areas with great commitment to our clients…We are proud to have them join …
Read More
Bushwack, Korman Named to Crain’s 2019 Notable Women List
December 27, 2018
Rivkin Radler is proud to announce that Jacqueline Bushwack and Cheryl F. Korman have been selected for Crain’s New York Business’ 2019 Notable Women in Law list. The annual list celebrates attorneys who have made an impact on New York City. According to Crain’s, “it honors the achievements of the brightest and boldest legal minds; those …
Read More
Korman, Glambosky, Honig and Mascia Victorious on Appeal
December 18, 2018 | Appeals
A recent decision serves as a cautionary tale for attorneys. The Appellate Division, Second Department affirmed a Supreme Court order dismissing an action to recover damages for unlawful termination on the ground that the same issue had already been decided in a prior action. In the prior action, the plaintiff’s counsel prepared and signed a …
Read More
4 Members of Rivkin Radler Receive Leadership in Law Awards
November 30, 2018
On November 20, 2018, William Cornachio, Cheryl Korman, Tamika Hardy and Laurie Bloom received a Leadership in Law award from Long Island Business News in the categories of Lifetime Achievement, Partner, Associate and Unsung Hero, respectively. The awards recognize individuals who demonstrate dedication, hard work, skill, tenacity and excellence, along with leadership qualities, in both the …
Read More
Krinick Honored at Mentor New York Benefit
November 16, 2018 | Appeals | Commercial Litigation | Insurance Coverage
On November 15, Mentor New York hosted its 22nd Annual Benefit, Honoring Evan Krinick. The event raised nearly $150,000 to support mentoring programs in New York. Evan was one of the first Leadership Council members for Mentor New York, where he served on numerous committees and ultimately was elected a co-chair. Click here to read more about Mentor New York. …
Read More
Rivkin Radler in Best Law Firms Metro List
November 5, 2018 | Trusts & Estates | Appeals | Commercial Litigation | Construction | Employment & Labor | Health Services | Insurance Coverage
UNIONDALE, NY – Rivkin Radler is pleased to announce that the Firm has been named to the U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list for 2019. The Firm was ranked in the following regions and practice areas: Metropolitan Tier 1 Long Island: Insurance Law Metropolitan Tier 2 Albany: Commercial Litigation, Health Care Law, Litigation-Construction …
Read More
Next Page

Get legal updates and news delivered to your inbox