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LYNCH SCHWAB & GASPARINI OBTAINS ORDER FROM THE APPELLATE DIVISION, SECOND DEPARTMENT EXPANDING STORM-IN-PROGRESS TO STRUCTURAL COLLAPSES FOR THE FIRST TIME

In Baker v. St. Christopher’s Inn, the plaintiff claimed that he was injured when the roof of a maintenance shed collapsed while plaintiff was inside to retrieve a snow shovel.  A significant amount of snow had accumulated on the roof during the course of a snow storm.  Interestingly, there were “back to back” heavy snow storms which had blanketed the area with a significant amount of snow.  After the first snow storm passed, there was a lull before the second storm affected the region. Learn More

Posted on July 19, 2016 in Firm News

SUMMARY JUDGMENT GRANTED TO LYNCH SCHWAB & GASPARINI CLIENT, A ROCKLAND COUNTY STRIP MALL OWNER

In Harracksingh v. Bed Bath & Beyond and Milbrook Properties, Ltd. the plaintiff claimed that she was injured after tripping over a metal bar which was part of a cart corral in the defendant’s mall parking lot.

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Posted on April 6, 2015 in Firm News

SUMMARY JUDGMENT GRANTED TO LYNCH SCHWAB & GASPARINI CLIENT

In May of 2014, Lynch Schwab obtained summary judgment on behalf of their client, Chapel Hill Condominium, in a personal injury lawsuit.

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Posted on April 6, 2015 in Firm News

SUMMARY JUDGMENT GRANTED TO LYNCH SCHWAB & GASPARINI

In February of 2015, Lynch Schwab successfully had a personal injury lawsuit dismissed at the summary judgment stage.  The plaintiff was injured during the course of a basketball practice when he stepped on a net located in the out-of-bounds area while chasing a basketball.

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Posted on April 6, 2015 in Firm News

APPELLATE DIVISION REVERSES LOWER COURT, DISMISSING CASE AGAINST LYNCH SCHWAB & GASPARINI CLIENT

On March 4, 2015, the Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department issued a decision in the matter of Cvijenovich v. Beacon Kids Wresting Club, et al., reversing a lower court and dismissing the plaintiffs’ Complaint against Lynch Schwab & Gasparini client, USA Wrestling, Inc. and the Beacon Kids Wrestling Club.

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Posted on April 6, 2015 in Firm News

LYNCH SCHWAB & GASPARINI OBTAINS DEFENSE VERDICT AT TRIAL

On January 30, 2015, Louis U. Gasparini (Partner) obtained a defense verdict for Simply the Best Homecare, LLC in a purported defamation claim.

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Posted on April 6, 2015 in Firm News

Lynch Schwab Obtains $134,271 Judgment in Real Property Action and Dismissal of Claims against Client

Claims against Lynch Schwab Client were dismissed, and Client's cross-claims for Judgment were granted in real property action.

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Posted on September 24, 2013 in Firm News, Personal Injury

Summary Judgment Awarded to Van Cortlandt Golf Course

Lynch Schwab obtained summary judgment to its client, Van Cortlandt LTD., which operates the golf course at Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx. 

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Posted on September 24, 2013 in Firm News

Summary Judgment Awarded to Lynch Schwab Client in Head Injury Claim

Summary Judgment was awarded to Lynch Schwab Client, in a claim where plaintiff alleged a traumatic brain lesion, among other significant injuries. 

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Posted on September 24, 2013 in Firm News

Partner Lou Gasparini Named to Super Lawyer Rising Stars List

Lynch Schwab Partner, Lou Gasparini has been named to Super Lawyers "2013 New York Metro Rising Stars List".

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Posted on September 24, 2013 in Firm News, Personal Injury

Summary Judgment to Daycare Center

Lynch Schwab Client obtains summary judgment on a negligent supervision claim in Westchester County. 

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Posted on September 24, 2013 in Firm News

National Law Journal Awards Partner Lou Gasparini Two Awards

The National Law Journal has named Lynch Schwab Partner Lou Gasparini to its list of 2013 "Top Rated Lawyer in Labor and Employment Law" and 2013 "Top Rated Lawyer in Insurance Law."

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Posted on September 20, 2013 in Firm News, For Our Clients

Carolyn Loftus Named Partner of the Firm

Carolyn Loftus has been named a Partner in the Firm.  Carolyn joined Lynch Schwab in 2008 focusing her practice in the area of civil litigation. 

 

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Posted on September 27, 2012 in Firm News

Summary Judgment to Lynch Schwab Client, Planet Fitness

On March 16, 2010, Lynch Schwab obtained summary judgment on behalf of Planet Fitness, Inc., in a personal injury claim. The plaintiff alleged that she was injured when her foot became trapped underneath a piece of exercise equipment.

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Posted on March 26, 2012 in Firm News

Lynch Schwab obtains Defense Verdict at Trial

On April 15, 2010, Louis U. Gasparini (Partner) obtained a defense verdict for the Solomon Schecter School of Westchester in a purported negligent supervision claim.

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Posted on March 26, 2012 in Firm News

Summary Judgment to Lynch Schwab Client, Yonkers Raceway & Casino

On March 29, 2011, Lynch Schwab successfully obtained summary judgment for its client, the Yonkers City Raceway & Casino in Frederick v. Empire City Casino and Yonkers Raceway. The plaintiff had alleged that she tripped and fell on the uneven base of a stanchion which she claimed was placed dangerously close to a bank of slot machines within the Casino.

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Posted on March 26, 2012 in Firm News

Summary Judgment in Commercial Litigation Matter

On October 19, 2009 Lynch Schwab obtained summary judgment for its client, an oil distributor in a breach of contract action. The distributor claimed that a purchaser had failed to pay for oil purchased over the course of several years.

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Posted on March 26, 2012 in Firm News

Motion to Dismiss Granted

The Plaintiff, Donald Dove alleged that while incarcerated at the Broome County Correctional Facility he was deprived of various civil rights when the jail refused to serve him with a Kosher meal tray.

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Posted on March 26, 2012 in Firm News

Summary Judgment Granted in Civil Rights Action

The Plaintiff Efrain Rodriguez claimed that Lynch Schwab Client, Vista on the Lake, Inc., a condominium association in Carmel New York together with its Board of Managers and the individual Board Members engaged in a series of intentional acts that deprived him of his federally protected civil rights.

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Posted on March 26, 2012 in Firm News

Favorable Verdict Saves Client Millions

On March 2, 2011, Louis U. Gasparini (Partner) obtained a favorable verdict on behalf of his client, a local property management company in a damages only inquest trial. In the case of May v. CDT Real Property Management, the plaintiff a now retired Westchester County Probation Officer alleged both physical and emotional injuries stemming from a fall down incident.

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Posted on March 26, 2012 in Firm News

Summary Judgment Granted to Lynch Schwab Client

Lynch Schwab client, the St. Cabrini Home, a residential care facility in Ulster County New York, was sued by the Ulster County Commissioner of Social Services in relation to an incident where a resident had ran from the non-secure facility into oncoming night traffic.

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Posted on March 26, 2012 in Firm News