Appellate Briefs


  New Jersey Appellate Division
 

Case Amicus Advocate Description
2018
Moore v. Atlantic County James A. Barry, Esq.
Michael A. Galpern, Esq.
Neel Bhuta, Esq.
Class certification.
Tamasco v. Rodd

Gregg Alan Stone, Esq.
Ronald J. Morgan, Esq.

Responsibility of property sales agent to clear snow and ice
Duke v. All American Ford Michael A. Galpern, Esq.
Andrew P. Bell, Esq.
James A. Barry, Esq.

 
Adverse consequence under TCCWNA.
Decter v. Hejib Eric G. Kahn, Esq.
Annebelle M. Steinhacker, Esq.
Summary judgment in a fall-down case.
Bianchi v. Ladjen Robert H. Solomon, Esq.
Bruce H. Nagel, Esq.
Michael J. Paragno, Esq.

 
Summary judgment in premises liability case.
Spataro v. The Steakmaster, Inc. Richard J. Albuquerque, Esq. Summary judgment in personal injury case.
Lledon James v. SF  David J. Karbasian, Esq. Reforming a Medicaid healthcare primary $15,000 PIP policy
to a $250,000 PIP policy.
2017
Gately v.
State Farm Indemnity Co.
John E. Molinari, Esq. Offer of judgment in UIM case.
State of New Jersey v. J.L.G. Herbert I. Waldman, Esq. Reliability standard of N.J.R.E. 702.
Smith v. Datla

E. Drew Britcher, Esq.
Jessica E. Choper, Esq.

Statute of limitations.
Hejda v. Bell Container Corporation Deborah L. Mains, Esq. Pre-emption and the Law Against Discrimination.
Heredia v. Piccininni Michael J. Epstein, Esq.
Michael A. Rabasca, Esq.
Open-ended questios in voir dire.
Pisieczko v. Children's Hospital
 of Philadelphia
John D. O'Dwyer, Esq. Summary judgment in work accident case.
2016
Inacio v. Beazer Homes Corporation Bruce H. Stern, Esq.
Michael G. Donahue, III, Esq.
Dominic B. Sanginiti, Jr., Esq.
David M. Schmid, Esq.
Case settled and dismissed.
Warren v. Muenzen Kenneth G. Andres, Jr., Esq.
Tommie Ann Gibney, Esq.
Abraham Tran, Esq.
Statute of limitations under New Jersey Survivor Act.
Afonso v. Bejjani Jonathan H. Lomurro, Esq.
Abbott S. Brown, Esq.

Christina Vassilliou Harvey, Esq.
Expert witness in a medical malpractice case.
Lambert v. Travelers Indemnity
Company of America
Daniel A. Levy, Esq. Payment of medical expenses in a workers' compensation case.
Walters v. YMCA Dennis M. Donnelly, Esq.
Harris S. Feldman, Esq.
Charitable immunity in accident case.
Rothman v. Cole Abbott S. Brown, Esq. Appeal of judgment in a medical malpractice case.
Castello v. Wohler Abbott S. Brown, Esq. Affidavit of merit and discovery.
Morgan v.
Raymours Furniture Co.
William D. Wright, Esq. Forced arbitration and the Law Against Discrimination.
2015
Schiavo v. Marina District Development Company, LLC Nancy Erika Smith, Esq. Gender sterotyping and sexual harassment
in the workplace.
Beyer v. Sea Bright Borough Eric G. Kahn, Esq. Late filing of notice of claim;
extraordinary circumstances.
2014
2013
Lamb v. Allstate Insurance Company Edward P. Capozzi, Esq. Testimony of expert witness.
Villlanueva v. Miller Bruce H. Stern, Esq. Exclusion of evidence.
2012
C.A. v. Bentolila

E. Drew Britcher, Esq.
Kristen B. Miller, Esq.

Discovery under the Patient Safety Act.
Toombs v. Pilato Christina Vassilliou Harvey, Esq..
Thomas M. Comer, Esq.
Motion to set aside jury verdict.
2011
Estate of Nancy Z. Paley v. Bank of America Michael D. Halbfish, Esq.
David M. Cedar, Esq.
Application of Consumer Fraud Act to banks.
Applegrad v. Bentolila E. Drew Britcher, Esq.
Kristen B. Miller, Esq.
Discovery under the Patient Safety Act.
2010
Seals v. County of Morris E. Drew Britcher, Esq.
Jessica E. Choper, Esq.
Liability and immunity under the Tort Claims Act.
Moore v. Woman to Woman Obstetrics
 and Gynecology, LLC
E. Drew Britcher, Esq.
Jessica E. Choper, Esq.
Forced arbitration in medical malpractice cases.
Wood v.
New Jersey Manufacturers Insurance Company
Evan L. Goldman, Esq.  Insurance company bad faith.
Carchidi v. Iavicoli E. Drew Britcher, Esq.
Jennifer W. Garcia, Esq.
Testimony of doctors in a medical malpractice case.
Espinal v. Ragland Robert E. Goldstein, Esq. Level of medical evidence in an auto case.
Gonzalez v. New Jersey Property Liability Insurance
Guaranty Association
Dennis S. Brotman, Esq.
Patricia Barron, Esq.
Level of injury under PIP
2009
Cohen v. Cuomo Abbott S. Brown, Esq.
Alan Y. Medvin, Esq.
Appeal of judgment in auto case.
Makroulakis v. Estate of Garcia Glenn M. Gerlanc, Esq.
Amos Gern, Esq.
Juliette Gillespie, Esq.
Step Down provision in auto policy.
Gonzalez v. Silver Abbott S. Brown, Esq.
Alan Y. Medvin, Esq.
Proximate cause charge in medical malpractice case.
2008
Sanders v. Langemeier Jeffrey A. Rizika, Esq.
James A. Meszaros, Esq.
Verbal threshhold and negligence.
2007
2006
McLaughlin v. New Jersey
Manufacturers Insurance Company
Daniel E. Rosner, Esq.
Adam M. Smallow, Esq.
Granting of summary judgment in an auto accident case.
Cohen v. Community Medical Center Michael A. Galpern, Esq. Pretrial and mid-trial publicity in a medical malpractice case.
Community Hospital Group v. Blume Goldfaden Berkowitz
Donnelley Fried & Forte, P.C.
Abbott S. Brown, Esq. Standing by plaintiff to bring suit.
2005
Community Hospital Group v. Blume Goldfaden Berkowitz
Donnelley Fried & Forte, P.C.
Abbott S. Brown, Esq. Use of confidential health information
2004
Serrano v. Serrano Richard Wildstein, Esq. Verbal threshold.
2003
McMahon v.
New Jersey Manufacturers Insurance Company
R.C. Westmoreland, Esq.
Kathleen F. Beers, Esq.
Offer of judgment rule.
Fisher v. Sears, Roebuck & Co. Michael A. Galpern, Esq.
Christine Klimsuk, Esq.
Exclusive remedy proovision in workers' compensation statute.
President v. Jenkins Kevin Haverty, Esq. Negligence under a claims made maeical malpractice policy.
2002
Willis v. Ashby E. Drew Britcher, Esq.
Jessica E. Choper, Esq.
Pain and suffering under the Tort Claims Act.
Suanez v. Egeland Bruce H. Stern, Esq. Admission of expert testimony.
Lodato v. Kappy Bruce H. Nagel, Esq.
Robert H. Solomon, Esq.
Wrongful birth.
2001
Pfender v. Torres Robert A. Porter, Esq. Discovery in an automobile accident case.
2000
CNA Insurance Co. v. Canning Robert A. Porter, Esq. UIM coverage.
1999
Cavanaugh v. Skil Corporation Eric Ludwig, Esq.
Michael G. Donahue, III, Esq.
State-of-the-art defense.
1983  
Campos v. Firestone Tire & Rubber Co. Kronisch & Schkeeper
Alan Roth, Esq.
Failure to warn.
1977
Franklin v. Milner James J. Shrager, Esq.
Allan H. Ickowitz, Esq.
Discovery rules.