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New Jersey Class Action Victory

Sean Kelly and Christian Scheuerman of Marks O’Neill’s New Jersey office scored a victory in obtaining summary judgment on behalf of a medical billing company in a putative class action.  On behalf of the Class, Plaintiff claimed that our client’s written communications violated the FDCPA by inclusion of a code that was visible on the […]

New Jersey Victories in Legal Malpractice Actions

Sean Kelly, Melissa Brown and Melissa Kanbayashi of Marks O’Neill’s New Jersey office obtained a dismissal of all  claims of legal malpractice against our clients arising from underlying complex commercial litigation. Our clients represented a corporation in various pieces of litigation stemming from a failed commercial property development. Plaintiffs alleged damages in excess of $50 million dollars.  […]

Court Dismisses Complaint and Compels Arbitration

Melissa Brown and Amanda King of our New Jersey office obtained dismissal of a nursing home malpractice case.  Plaintiff alleged negligence under New Jersey’s Nursing Home Act.  If proven, a violation of the Act would entitle Plaintiff to treble damages as well as attorney’s fees and costs.  We filed a Motion to Compel Arbitration consistent […]

Court Denies Plaintiff Leave to Amend Constitutional Complaint

Melissa Brown and Amanda King of our New Jersey office were successful in obtaining a Court Order denying Plaintiff leave to amend the Complaint.  Plaintiff alleged constitutional claims of deliberate indifference to his medical needs pursuant to 42 U.S.C. 1983 against our clients.  Previously we were successful on obtaining dismissal of the Complaint.  Plaintiff filed […]

New York Trial Victory

On Aug. 4, 2014, Plaintiff, a woman in her 60s, fell while she was descending the exterior entryway stairs of her residence, an apartment building that was located in the Bronx. She claimed that she suffered an injury of her back which three months later, required a surgical fusion of her spine’s T9-10, T10-11, T11-12, […]