Summing Up February 2022

Subrogee Plaintiff Successfully Defeats Defendant’s Res Judicata Claim In, Cincinnati Ins. Co. v. Acadia Ins. Co., No. 20-01029, 2021 WL 6071718 (4th Dept 2021), plaintiff, as subrogee of 60 LBC, LLC (60 LBC), commenced an action for damages arising from defendant’s improper disclaimer of insurance coverage as an additional insured on a liability policy. In…

Business News February 2022

New Small Business Tax Rule for 2022 The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 is a $1.9 trillion economic stimulus bill designed to facilitate US recovery from the economic and health effects of the pandemic. After a change within the Act, starting in 2022, small business owners or freelancers that get paid from a digital…

Municipal Law Update January 28, 2022

Appellate Court Upholds Oneida County’s Right to Eminent Domain In Truett v. Oneida Cty., No. 1042, 2021 WL 6072291 (4th Dept 2021), Petitioners sought to annul the determination of respondent, Oneida County, to condemn certain real properties by eminent domain for the construction of a public parking facility in the City of Utica. The Appellate…