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A treating physician’s testimony may be offered to address a pivotal element of a plaintiff’s claims for disability discrimination

Posted in *All Posts, *Published case, Disability, Discrimination, Employment Law, Evidence, Expert Testimony, Litigation

The testimony of a treating physician is admissible to support a plaintiff’s disability claim

Posted in *All Posts, *Published case, Evidence, Expert Testimony, Litigation

A plaintiff has sixty days from the date of the defendant’s answer to file an affidavit of merit

Posted in *All Posts, *Published case, Affidavit Of Merit, Expert Testimony, Legal Malpractice, Litigation, Professional malpractice

Attorneys can be held liable for counsel fees if, as trustees and escrow agents, they intentionally breached their fiduciary obligation.

Posted in *All Posts, *Published case, Counsel Fees

Lawyers who take on the responsibility to represent clients before an appellate court are expected to: (1) familiarize themselves with the record developed in the forum of origin; (2) research and analyze the competent legal authority related to the salient facts of the case; and (3) submit briefs in support of the arguments identified therein which reflect that the lawyers conducted these tasks in a diligent and professional manner

Posted in *All Posts, *Published case, Appeal, Litigation, Sanctions

Motion for a directed verdict

Posted in *All Posts, *Published case, Directed verdict, Litigation, Motions

An individual who leaves work to accept other work is deemed to have left work voluntarily without good cause attributable to the work

Posted in *All Posts, *Published case, Unemployment Compensation

Claims for damages against public entities must be filed within ninety days of their accrual

Posted in *All Posts, Tort Claims Act, Torts

A condominium association has standing to pursue Consumer Fraud Act and common law fraud claims premised on common-element defects

Posted in *All Posts, Condominiums, Consumer Fraud Act, Fraud, Real-estate

Only a condominium association has standing to pursue claims predicated on common-element damages

Posted in *All Posts, Condominiums, Real-estate

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