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Emery Celli Brinckerhoff & Abady LLP
Emery Celli Brinckerhoff & Abady LLP is a litigation boutique that focuses on civil rights, commercial, criminal, and ethics matters.
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1 Steele-Warrick v. Microgenics
1:19-cv-06558 (E.D.N.Y.)
Filed 11/20/2019 - Case Ongoing
Microgenics Corporation
Microgenics
Prison Conditions
PC-NY-0074
Fremont
Coding Complete
On November 19, 2019, a formerly incarcerated individual filed this putative class action lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York. The case sought damages for alleged negligence by Microgenics Corporation and its parent company Thermo Fischer Scientific Corporation. Represented by Prisoners Legal Services and the ... [view]
2 Clark v. City of New York
1:18-cv-02334 (S.D.N.Y.)
Filed 03/16/2018 - Case Ongoing
City of New York
Policing
PN-NY-0052
New York County
Coding Complete
On March 16, 2018, the nonprofit Turning Point for Women and Families and individuals who were forced to remove their religious head coverings for post-arrest photographs while in the custody of the New York Police Department filed this class-action lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. The plaintiffs sued the ... [view]
3 Coleman v. City of New York
1:17-cv-07265 (S.D.N.Y.)
Filed 09/25/2017 - Closed 2019
The City of New York
New York Police Department
Equal Employment
EE-NY-0292
Coding Complete
On September 25, 2017, three retired African-American detectives from the New York Police Department’s (NYPD) Intelligence Division brought this putative class action lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. The case was assigned to Judge Gregory H. Woods. The plaintiffs sued the City of New York under Title VII ... [view]
4 Washington v. U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
1:16-cv-03948-CBA-SMG (E.D.N.Y.)
Filed 07/15/2016 - Closed 2019
United States Department of Housing and Urban Development
Fair Housing/Lending/Insurance
FH-NY-0026
Coding Complete
On July 15, 2016, four African-American New York City homeowners filed this class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York. The plaintiffs sued the United States Department of Housing and Development (“HUD”) and Caliber Home Loans, Inc. under the Fair Housing Act, 42 U.S.C. § 3601 et seq., the ... [view]
5 Seibert v. New York State Department of Tax and Finance
docket unknown (State Court)
Filed 03/03/2016 - Closed 2016
New York State Department of Taxation and Finance
Public Accomm./Contracting
PA-NY-0002
Coding Complete
On March 3, 2016, a group of five women residents of New York State, filed this class action lawsuit in New York State Court against the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance. Plaintiffs claimed that the State's "Tampon Tax," which imposed a tax on the purchase of tampons and sanitary pads, violated the Equal Protection Clause of the ... [view]
6 FHJC v. Esplanade Venture Partnership et al.
1:13-cv-03600 (S.D.N.Y.)
Filed 05/29/2013 - Closed 2018
Esplanade of White Plains Venture Partnership
Disability Rights-Pub. Accom.
Fair Housing/Lending/Insurance
FH-NY-0028
Coding Complete
This case is about discriminatory housing practices in New York City. In the fall of 2012, the Fair Housing Justice Center received a complaint alleging that the Esplanade Residences refused to rent to people who use wheelchairs. As a result, the FHJC launched an investigation into the matter by sending "testers" to observe the residences' ... [view]
7 Felix v. City of New York
1:13-cv-02941-JMF (S.D.N.Y.)
Filed 05/02/2013 - Closed 2014
New York City
NYPD
Policing
PN-NY-0047
Bronx County
Coding Complete
On May 2, 2013, six African American and Latino men, represented by a law firm specializing in civil rights litigation, Emery Celli Brinckerhoff & Abady, LLP, and the public interest group The Bronx Defenders, brought this lawsuit against officers of the NYPD and the City of New York in the federal district court for the Southern District of New ... [view]
8 John v. City of New York
1:11-cv-05610 (S.D.N.Y.)
Filed 08/12/2011 - Closed 2012
City of New York
Jail Conditions
JC-NY-0071
Coding Complete
On August 12, 2011, a teenage inmate at the Robert N. Davoren Complex (“RNDC”) on Riker’s island, filed this lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. The plaintiff’s claims stemmed from an incident in June 2010 where the plaintiff was beaten by other inmates at the facility. The plaintiff, ... [view]
9 Katz v. Brown Harris Stevens Brooklyn
1:08-cv-01698 (E.D.N.Y.)
Filed 2008 - Closed 2012
no defendants on record
Fair Housing/Lending/Insurance
FH-NY-0027
Coding In Process
Summary not yet on record [view]
10 McBean v. City of New York
1:02-cv-05426-GEL-THK (S.D.N.Y.)
Filed 07/15/2002 - Closed
The City of New York
Jail Conditions
JC-NY-0033
New York City
Coding Complete
On July 15, 2002, inmates of New York City jails filed a class action lawsuit under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 against the City of New York and jail officials in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. The plaintiffs, represented by Emery Celli, asked the Court in a series of amended complaints for declaratory and injunctive relief, ... [view]
11 Ingles v. Toro
1:01-cv-08279-DC-DCF (S.D.N.Y.)
Filed 09/05/2001 - Closed 2006
Dept. of Corrections NYC
Jail Conditions
JC-NY-0023
New York
Coding Complete
On September 5, 2001, Adam Ingles filed this pro se lawsuit pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983 in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. Plaintiff eventually obtained counsel (attorneys from Legal Aid Society of Brooklyn and Emery Celli) the case was amended to add 21 additional plaintiffs and to assert class action allegation ... [view]
12 Tyson v. City of New York
97-cv-3762 (S.D.N.Y.)
Filed 05/22/1997 - Closed 2006
The City of New York
Jail Conditions
JC-NY-0031
New York
Coding Complete
On May 22, 1997, several individuals who had been arrested for misdemeanors or non-criminal offenses filed a 42 U.S.C § 1983 class action lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York in order to challenge the blanket strip search policy of the New York City Department of Correction (DOC). Plaintiffs, represented by ... [view]
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