Municipal Law Update July 13, 2018

Hearing Officer’s Determination Supported by Substantial Evidence In the Matter of Thomas Cordway v. Cayuga County, et al., (4th Dept. 2018), petitioner Cordway was a deputy sheriff who commenced an Article 78 proceeding challenging the termination of the disability benefits he was receiving pursuant to General Municipal Law Section 207-c. The Fourth Department held that…

Summing Up July 2018

Defendants’ Own Submissions Raise Triable Issues of Fact Relative to the “Serious Injury” Threshold In Monterro v. Klein and Erie County Water Authority, 2018 NY Slip Op 03002 (4th Dept. April 27, 2018), the plaintiff brought an action against the defendant for injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident.  Defendant moved for summary judgment on…