YVONNE MASSARO, Plaintiff‐Appellant, v. No. 18‐2980‐cv BOARD OF EDUCATION OF THE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK, NEW YORK CITY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, Defendants‐Appellees.

Appeal from a judgment of the District Court for the Southern District of New York (Lorna G. Schofield, District Judge), dismissing a complaint alleging age discrimination and retaliation. UPON CONSIDERATION WHEREOF, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED, ADJUDGED, AND DECREED that the judgment is affirmed in part, reversed in part, and remanded. Yvonne Massaro, a former public school teacher, appeals from a judgment of the District Court for the Southern District of New York (Lorna G. Schofield, District Judge) dismissing under Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) her...

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Sidney Sims, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, Defendant-Respondent.

Stewart Lee Karlin Law Group, P.C., New York (Stewart Lee Karlin of counsel), for appellant. Order, Supreme Court, New York County (Debra A. James, J.), entered November 2, 2017, which granted defendant’s motion for summary judgment dismissing the complaint alleging claims under the New York State Human Rights Law (State HRL) (Executive Law § 296) and the New York City Human Rights Law. Click here to read...

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JOHN PURCELL, Plaintiff‐Appellant, v. NEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY ‐ COLLEGE OF OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE, Defendant‐Appellee.

Plaintiff‐Appellant John Purcell (“Purcell”) brought this action against Defendant‐Appellee New York Institute of Technology – College of Osteopathic Medicine (“NYIT”) alleging violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act and New York State Human Rights Law.  Click here to read more.

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Claim Reinstated – Columbia University Custodian’s Hostile Work Environment

Columbia University custodian’s hostile work environment claim was reinstated. You may read the whole article at New York law Journal by clicking here.

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Family sues N.Y. private school for expelling daughter, allegedly for standing up to bully

A prestigious all girls private school in New York is being sued by a Palestinian-American Muslim girls family for expelling her, allegedly because the student defended herself against a bully. The seventh grade student asked her teacher for help and was told to “just forget about it.” You may read the entire story here at Yahoo! Lifestyle news.

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Susan Kassapian, etc., appellant, v City of New York – Decision Document

Click here to read the Susan Kassapian, etc., appellant, v City of New York decision. Document is from Supreme Court of the State of New York Appellate Division: Second Judicial Department. Information comes from the office of Stewart Lee Karlin for Stewart Lee Karlin Law Group, P.C.

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Ex-Queens school superintendent arrested for groping co-worker still visits old office: suit

A Queens school district fired superintendent is still visiting his old office even though he has been arrested for groping a colleague multiple times, a new lawsuit charges. Papers have been filed in Manhattan Supreme Court by the 34-year-old subordinate. “The conduct by Mr. Murray started in 2013 on almost a daily basis with sexual solicitations and sexual talk,” wrote the plaintiff’s attorney Stewart Lee Karlin. Click here to read the full article in Daily News New York. You may also click here to read the article written by...

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Dr. Joseph Irrera v. University of Rochester-United States Court of Appeals reverses US District Court and reinstates retaliation claim.

Dr. Joseph Irrera v. University of Rochester – United States Court of Appeals reverses US District Court and reinstates retaliation claim.  Click here to read more about the case against DR. DOUGLAS HUMPHERYS, Individually, UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER(1) Defendants-Appellees.

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Dash v. Department of Education of the City of New York-Federal District Court allows sexual harassment claim to proceed to trial

Dash v. Department of Education of the City of New York – Federal District Court allows sexual harassment claim to proceed to trial.  Click here to read more about this case against THE BOARD OF EDUCATION OF THE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT OF NEW YORK.

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Wilson v. Department of Education of the City of New York-discontinued probationary teacher gets reinstated with back pay and tenure.

Wilson v. Department of Education of the City of New York – discontinued probationary teacher gets reinstated with back pay and tenure.  Click here to read more information from Supreme Court Of The State of New York, New York County.

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