10 Cited authorities

  1. People v. Gaimari

    176 N.Y. 84 (N.Y. 1903)   Cited 2,126 times

    Argued June 19, 1903 Decided October 6, 1903 Charles E. Le Barbier for appellant. William Travers Jerome, District Attorney ( Robert C. Taylor and Howard S. Gans of counsel), for respondent. VANN, J. At the time of the homicide the defendant lived with his wife in a double tenement house known as No. 56 Roosevelt street, in the city of New York, and Josephine Santa Petro, the deceased, lived with her husband in the same building. The defendant worked in Jersey City, and the deceased was janitress

  2. Gjonaj v. Otis

    38 A.D.3d 384 (N.Y. App. Div. 2007)   Cited 51 times

    No. 564. March 22, 2007. Order, Supreme Court, Bronx County (Patricia Anne Williams, J.), entered December 7, 2005, which, in an action for personal injuries allegedly sustained when the freight elevator in which plaintiff, a porter, was riding suddenly dropped several floors, granted motions by defendants building owners and elevator service contractor and its parent company for summary judgment dismissing the complaint, unanimously affirmed, without costs. Antin, Ehrlich Epstein, P.C., New York

  3. Hyde v. County of Rensselaer, Niagara Mohawk Power

    51 N.Y.2d 927 (N.Y. 1980)   Cited 81 times
    Holding that "It is well settled that proof of a prior accident, whether offered as proof of the existence of a dangerous condition or as proof of notice thereof, is admissible only upon a showing that the relevant conditions of the subject accident and the previous one were substantially the same"
  4. Matter of U.S. Pioneer Electronics Corp.

    47 N.Y.2d 914 (N.Y. 1979)   Cited 55 times

    Submitted May 31, 1979 Decided June 26, 1979 Appeal from the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court in the Second Judicial Department, BERNARD F. McCAFFREY, J. Richard D. Gaines, Theodore R. Patrick and Ronald Abramson for appellant. Robert J. Lynch, Charles F. Schirmeister and Evan S. Widlitz for Nikko Electric Corp. of America, respondent. William J. Greer and Emery M. Anderson for Rotel of America, Inc., Respondent. MEMORANDUM. The order of the Appellate Division should be affirmed, with costs

  5. Gama Aviation Inc. v. Sandton Capital Partners, LP

    113 A.D.3d 456 (N.Y. App. Div. 2014)   Cited 5 times

    2014-01-14 GAMA AVIATION INC., et al., Plaintiffs–Appellants, v. SANDTON CAPITAL PARTNERS, LP, et al., Defendants–Respondents, Sandton Partners LLC, Defendants. KB Acquisition, LLC, Counterclaim Plaintiff–Respondent, v. Gama Aviation Inc., et al., Counterclaim Defendants–Appellants, Gama Holdings Limited, Additional Counterclaim Defendant–Appellant. Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP, Armonk (Richard E. Weill of counsel), for appellants. Peter K. Rydel, New York, for respondents. SWEENY Boies, Schiller

  6. People v. Olson

    878 N.E.2d 999 (N.Y. 2007)   Cited 6 times

    No. 134. Argued October 10, 2007. Decided November 15, 2007. APPEAL, by permission of an Associate Judge of the Court of Appeals, from an order of the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court in the Second Judicial Department, entered December 26, 2006. The Appellate Division affirmed a judgment of THE Supreme Court, Nassau County (Jerald S. Carter, J), which had convicted defendant, after a nonjury trial, of assault in the first degree and criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree. People

  7. Nichols v. Cummins Engine Company

    273 A.D.2d 909 (N.Y. App. Div. 2000)   Cited 7 times

    June 16, 2000. Appeals from Order of Supreme Court, Herkimer County, Kirk, J. — Summary Judgment. PRESENT: PIGOTT, JR., P.J., HAYES, HURLBUTT AND SCUDDER, JJ. Order unanimously modified on the law and as modified affirmed without costs in accordance with the following Memorandum: In 1991 plaintiff's decedent, an employee of third-party defendant, Gillette Shows, Inc. (Gillette), was electrocuted when he touched the gantry (framed structure) on a platform trailer while holding onto a car on the Skydiver

  8. Herbert v. Sivaco Wire Corp.

    289 A.D.2d 71 (N.Y. App. Div. 2001)   Cited 1 times

    5577 December 11, 2001. Order, Supreme Court, Bronx County (Joseph Giamboi J.), entered on or about May 11, 2001, which, inter alia, granted plaintiff's motion to strike the answer of defendant Sivaco Wire Corporation if defendant did not comply with prior discovery orders and directed Sivaco to produce the entire contents of its customer complaint files on or before June 11, 2001, unanimously affirmed, without costs. Steven J. Popkin, for plaintiff-respondent. Cynthia Holfester-neugebauer, for defendant-appellant

  9. Matter of 425 Park Ave. v. Fin. Admr. of City of N.Y

    503 N.E.2d 1020 (N.Y. 1986)   Cited 13 times

    Argued November 10, 1986 Decided December 16, 1986 Appeal from the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court in the First Judicial Department, Wallace R. Cotton, J. Gerald A. Rosenberg, Jay A. Segal and Dana L. Gross for respondent-appellant. Frederick A.O. Schwarz, Jr., Corporation Counsel (Reed G. Schneider, Edith I. Spivak and Joseph I. Lauer of counsel), for appellants-respondents. Eugene J. Morris for Real Estate Board of New York, Inc., amicus curiae. MEMORANDUM. The order of the Appellate Division

  10. Dattmore v. Eagan Real Estate, Inc.

    112 A.D.2d 800 (N.Y. App. Div. 1985)   Cited 9 times

    July 12, 1985 Appeal from the Supreme Court, Onondaga County, Sullivan, J. Present — Doerr, J.P., Boomer, O'Donnell, Pine and Schnepp, JJ. Order unanimously modified, on the law, and, as modified, affirmed, without costs, in accordance with the following memorandum: Special Term erred by refusing to grant discovery of defendants' security log book and maintenance log book pertaining to prior accidents and repairs or salting relevant to the location of the accident. Although reports of prior accidents