Dylan Braverman and Brian Andrews Obtain Dismissal of Claims Against Major Research Hospital and Two Physicians Based on the Federal PREP Act Immunity

Plaintiff brought a malpractice claim against a major Manhattan Research Hospital as well as two physicians. The claims were that the COVID-19 vaccine was contraindicated due to preexisting conditions, and resulted in significant and life threatening complications. Dylan Braverman moved to dismiss based on the federal PREP Act which holds medical providers immune when claims […]

Josh Cohen and Dylan Braverman obtain a dismissal of all claims against a Brooklyn Hospital

Josh Cohen and Dylan Braverman prevailed in obtaining dismissal of all claims brought against a busy Brooklyn Hospital based on the COVID-19 immunities. Plaintiff brought a malpractice action due allegedly developing pressure ulcers and sepsis during the hospitalization. While the patient was initially not being treated for COVID-19, plaintiff tested positive during the admission. The […]

Neil Mascolo and Veronika Tadros obtained summary judgement on behalf of their client in a “loading and unloading” coverage action.

Neil Mascolo and Veronika Tadros obtained summary judgement on behalf of their client in a “loading and unloading” coverage action. The case involved a Declaratory Judgment action commenced on behalf of our client who had issued a disclaimer pursuant to the “loading and unloading” exclusion in the CGL policy.  In a decision dated May 10, […]

Rani Kulkarni and John Barker Secures a Summary Judgment Win

On May 22, 2024, Rani Kulkarni and John Barker secured a summary judgment win on behalf of a Queens County radiologist. Plaintiff alleged a failure to interpret breast imaging, claiming that her diagnosis of breast cancer was delayed as a result. The Court granted summary judgment, finding that contrary to plaintiff’s allegation, the radiologist did […]

Gary Patterson Secures Third Defense Verdict of 2024

On May 16, 2024, Gary W. Patterson, Jr. obtained another defense verdict before Justice Keith Lynott of the Superior Court, Essex County in New Jersey.  Mr. Patterson was assisted by associate, Angela Bonica, and appellate counsel, Adonaid Medina, in securing the win.   This wrongful death action concerned claims of a failure to protect the decedent’s […]

Rani Kulkarni and John Barker win a motion for summary judgment

On May 14, 2024, Rani Kulkarni and John Barker won a motion for summary judgment on behalf of a surgical oncologist in Nassau County. Plaintiff alleged violations of the New York State Home Rights Law by the defendant. The Court stated that the defense had established a prima facie entitlement to summary judgment and plaintiff […]