Edward McCreery III

Edward McCreery III

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CT Law of the Land

AC36196 - Verrillo v. Zoning Board of Appeals - Attorneys who practice in the land-use arena know that there is often a divergence between how local Zoning Board of Appeals (“ZBAs”), comprised of lay members, view...more

3/11/2015 - Appeals Burden of Proof Undue Hardship Variances Zoning Laws

Appellate Court Notes

SC18928 - Rathbun v. Health Net of the Northeast, Inc. - In Connecticut, the Department of Social Services manages the federal Medicaid act and awards contracts to Medicaid managed health care providers. The defendant...more

3/10/2015 - Appeals Building Permits Healthcare Managed Care Contracts Medicaid Primary Residence Real Estate Brokers Variances

Appellate Court Notes

SC19215 - Olszewski v. Jordan - In this case, the court reversed an earlier decision of the Appellate Court which had held that an equitable charging lien (as distinguished from a retaining lien equals the right to...more

2/27/2015 - Appeals Attorney's Fees Liens

Appellate Court Notes

- SC18927 - State v. Gonzalez - AC35406 - Rodriguez v. State - AC35570 - Tremper v. State - AC35972 - Bouchard v. Deep River [Dumpster diving can be hazardous to your health. As a devotee of the...more

2/26/2015 - Appeals Bodily Injury Defamation Option to Buy OSHA Residential Leases Roads Tortious Interference

Appellate Court Notes

- SC19298 - Getty Properties Corp. v. ATKR, LLC Defendants appealed eviction judgments against them for a series of gas stations located on properties owned by the plaintiffs. Getty Properties Real Estate Investment...more

2/13/2015 - Appeals Commercial Leases Condemnation DOT Operational Permits REIT

Appellate Court Notes

- SC18997 - Ruiz v. Victory Properties, LLC - SC18997 Dissent - Ruiz v. Victory Properties, LLC This is a continuation of an earlier Appellate Court decision I reported on, which held the landlord responsible...more

2/12/2015 - Appeals Bodily Injury Landlords Law Enforcement Wrongful Death

Appellate Court Notes

SC19119 - Iacurci v. Sax - SC19119 Dissent - Iacurci v. Sax - Plaintiff sued his accountant for negligence and was trying to get around the 3-year statute of limitations of 52-577. In opposition to the...more

10/8/2014 - Age Discrimination Appeals Attorney's Fees Hiring & Firing Negligence Retaliation Statute of Limitations Termination

Appellate Court Notes

SC19151, SC19158 - Weiss v. Smulders - Plaintiff sued the defendant claiming it violated an oral agreement to form a new company by merging their existing companies as a joint venture to sell food products. After a...more

9/25/2014 - Appeals Chapter 7 Commercial Bankruptcy Mergers Substantially Similar

Appellate Court Notes

SC19089 - Travelers Casualty & Surety Co. of America v. Netherlands Ins. Co. - Travelers brought a declaratory judgment action, claiming that the Netherlands Insurance Company had to participate in the defense costs of...more

8/13/2014 - Appeals Commercial General Liability Policies Construction Defects Declaratory Judgments Property Insurance

Appelate Court Notes

AC35823 - Stratford v. Wilson - When Mayor allegedly overpaid a departing employee as he was leaving office himself, the town sued the former employee under the action of “indebitatus assumpsit for money had &...more

6/16/2014 - Appeals Public Employees Unjust Enrichment

CT Law of the Land

AC35464 - Yorgensen v. Chapdelaine - In this new Appellate Court decision, the plaintiff was issued a building permit to construct a barn, but town officials thereafter also observed grading adjacent to the wetlands...more

5/12/2014 - Appeals Building Permits Cease and Desist Declaratory Judgments Enforcement Actions Jurisdiction Wetlands

Appellate Court Notes - Week of April 21

SC18877 Concurrence - Sarrazin v. Coastal, Inc. - Foreman for a plumbing contractor sued the company claiming he was entitled to overtime for traveling to job sites all over the state as he had to do so in a company...more

4/21/2014 - Appeals Attorney Disbarrment CHRO Disciplinary Proceedings Embezzlement FEPA FLSA Foreclosure Licenses Loan Modifications Mortgages Unpaid Overtime Workers' Compensation Defense

Appellate Court Notes - Week ending March 24

SC18996 - Meyers v. Livingston, Adler, Pulda, Meiklejohn & Kelly, P.C. This case arrived from a divided Appellate Court where some jurist opined that the plaintiff’s attorney malpractice claims sounded solely in tort,...more

3/24/2014 - Abuse of Process Appeals Chain of Title Collection Action Divorce Due Process Easements Jurisdiction Mortgages Negligence Remand Strict Liability Vagueness Variances Wetlands

Appellate Court Notes - Week of March 19

AC35167 - Perugini v. Giuliano: Pro se husband sued his ex-wife’s lawyers claiming violation of the RPC and intentional infliction of emotional distress for failure to disclose the attorney’s past representation of the...more

3/19/2014 - Appeals Divorce ESPN Foreclosure Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress Motion to Dismiss Respondeat Superior Standing Vicarious Liability

Appellate Court Notes: Week of March 10

SC19095 - Edgerton v. Clinton / SC19095 Dissent - Edgerton v. Clinton - Town appealed a $12 million jury verdict when a volunteer fire fighter was sideswiped and then took off after the offending vehicle. He relayed to...more

3/10/2014 - 911 Calls Appeals Breach of Duty Continuous Representation Doctrine Fraud Illegal Pursuit Imminent Harm Laches Negligence Proximate Cause Unjust Enrichment

Appellate Court Notes - Week of February 17

AC35201, AC35270 - Henderson v. Lagoudis - The “law of the case” doctrine does not preclude a trial court from re-considering subject matter jurisdiction (standing of the plaintiff in this case), even if the plaintiff...more

2/17/2014 - Appeals Covenant of Good Faith and Fair Dealing Demotions Dismissals Evidentiary Hearings Law-of-the-Case Standing Subject Matter Jurisdiction Summary Judgment Termination

Appellate Court Notes - Week of February 10

AC35257 - Lagueux v. Leonardi: This decision has general applicability to the right of the State to ensure an applicant for a license is of good moral standing. The majority concluded that the Connecticut Insurance...more

2/10/2014 - Appeals Contractors Franchise Agreements Insurance Brokers Insurance Commissioners Licenses Limited Partnership Agreements Moral Character Determinations

Appellate Court Notes - Week of December 23

AC34963 - Compassionate Care, Inc. v. Travelers Indemnity Co. - The plaintiff was in the business of maintaining a list of nurses it referred out, as needed, to hospitals and nursing homes. It did background checks on...more

12/23/2013 - Appeals Constructive Notice Independent Contractors Jurisdiction Settlement Slip and Fall Strict Liability Workers' Compensation Defense

Appellate Court Notes - Week of December 20

SC18845 - Milliun v. New Milford Hospital - A medical malpractice case with some general principals of law: Patient went into respiratory failure in a CT hospital which allegedly resulted in a brain injury. Patient was...more

12/20/2013 - Appeals Expert Testimony Medical Malpractice Standard of Review

Appellate Court Notes - Week of December 16

AC34780 - Loiselle v. Browning & Browning Real Estate, LLC - Prospective purchaser sued the listing realtor when GMAC rejected their 94k bid subject to inspections for a piece of REO property in favor of a 90k,...more

12/16/2013 - Appeals Parol Evidence Standing Statute of Limitations Summary Judgment

Appellate Court Notes - Week of December 13

AC34918 - Cuozzo v. Orange - AC34918 Dissent - Cuozzo v. Orange - This is a case where a little more effort should have gone into a Motion to Dismiss. The Appellate Court held that the Trial Court improperly...more

12/13/2013 - Affidavits Appeals Evidence Expert Witness General Verdict Rule Motion to Dismiss Motion To Strike Summary Judgment

Appellate Court Notes: Week of August 5

Welcome to our Supreme and Appellate Court summaries webpage. On this page, I provide abbreviated summaries of decisions from the Connecticut appellate courts which highlight important issues and developments in Connecticut...more

8/15/2013 - Appeals Appellate Record

Appellate Notes: Week of April 18th

Welcome to our Supreme and Appellate Court summaries webpage. On this page, I provide abbreviated summaries of decisions from the Connecticut appellate courts which highlight important issues and developments in Connecticut...more

5/14/2013 - Appeals Attorney's Fees Breach of Contract Damages Default Judgment Statute of Limitations

Appellate Notes: Week of February 18

In This Issue: - AC34039 - Landmark Investment Group, LLC v. Calco Construction & Development Co. - AC33614 - Dorreman v. Johnson - AC34253 - Klemonski v. University of Connecticut Health Center ...more

2/22/2013 - Appeals Expert Witness Land Sale Contract Medical Malpractice Mortgages Motion to Dismiss Motion To Preclude Tortious Interference

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