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PVRK PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THAT

[Sanchez) by Jeffrey Van Etten
SUMMARY JUDGMENT DECISION REVERSED ON RENEWAL (Accident Location Disputed)                                                                            Following a transfer to PVRK to try damages after Summary Judgment was granted under Section 240(1) of the Labor Law, Jeffrey Van Etten obtained Reversal of the decision on a motion to...
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SUMMARY JUDGMENT DENIED TO PLAINTIFF ON MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT CLAIM BASED ON DIFFERING VERSION OF FACTS

Jessica J. Beauvais and Jerome S. Oliner
Tornabene v. American United Transportation, et al., Index No. 158595/2019 [Motor Vehicle ]                                                                                      Defendant Uber driver demonstrated that questions of fact exist as to the happening of accident, i.e. differing versions that plaintiff was struck by vehicle on left side versus...
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SUMMARY JUDGMENT GRANTED ON NEGLICENCE ACTION AGAINST A CARTING CONTRACTOR AT A CONSTRUCTION SITE

Jessica J. Beauvais and Jeffrey K. Van Etten
Fernandez v. The City of New York, et al., Index No. 706967/2018 [Labor Law – Negligence]                                                                                   Summary judgment was granted dismissing Labor Law claims against our client, a vendor that performed pick-up and delivery of dumpster container at jobsite. Defendant demonstrated...
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