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MOODK’S NEW JERSEY OFFICE OBTAINS EARLY DISMISSAL IN ACTION AGAINST A HOME INSPECTOR

Melissa Brown and Jonathan Stuckel of Marks, O’Neill’s New Jersey office obtained an early dismissal of all claims against a home inspector.  It was alleged that the negligent conduct of the home inspector resulted in the leak of an above ground storage tank causing an oil spill onto neighboring properties and contaminating Lake Hopatcong.  A […]

MOODK NEW JERSEY ATTORNEYS SECURE DISMISSAL FOR LANDLORD IN LEASED PREMISES LIABILITY ACTION

Melissa J. Brown and Amanda A. King of Marks, O’Neill, O’Brien, Doherty & Kelly, P.C.’s New Jersey office secured the dismissal of a lawsuit against a commercial landlord for bodily injuries.  The Plaintiff claimed liability on the part of the landlord for an alleged dangerous condition inside the premises.  Citing triple net provisions in the […]

MOODK’S NYC ATTORNEYS SECURE PRE-ANSWER DISMISSAL FOR TITLE AGENT IN NEGLIGENCE CLAIM

Karen M. Lager and Anna Mandel of Marks, O’Neill, O’Brien, Doherty & Kelly, P.C.’s New York City office secured a pre-answer dismissal of a third-party Complaint filed against a title agent in connection with the purchase and sale of a six-unit apartment building in Brooklyn, New York.  The third-party plaintiff, the seller of the property, […]

MOODK ATTORNEY OBTAINS DISMISSAL IN REAL ESTATE ACTION UNDER REAL ESTATE SELLER’S DISCLOSURE ACT

Marks O’Neill Attorney Erica Johnson, Esquire represented Re/Max and a real estate agent in a failure to disclose action.  Specifically, Plaintiff sued claiming negligence and respondeat superior for failure to disclose defects at the time of the sale resulting in monetary damages due to work that was required on the house after purchase.   Erica […]

MOODK’s Products Liability Defense Verdict upheld in U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit

Daniel Bentz, managing partner in the Pittsburgh office, recently obtained a favorable ruling from the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, upholding the defense verdict obtained at the trial level. This was a complex products liability case in which our client was accused of manufacturing defective specialty seats used in the locomotive […]