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Published: Katie Hyma

Published: Katie Hyma

We are proud to announce that 3L and Associate Member Katie Hyma will be published this spring! Her Note will be published in Book 1 of Syracuse Law Review. Publication: Syracuse Law Review, Volume...

Published: Amy Johnson

Published: Amy Johnson

We are proud to announce that 3L and Lead Articles Editor Amy Johnson will be published this spring! Her Note will be featured Syracuse Law Review. Publication: Syracuse Law Review, Volume 69, Book 2...

Syngenta Settles U.S. Corn Litigation

Written By Erika Hooker   On Tuesday, September 26, 2017, Syngenta agreed to settle one of the largest legal battles in the company’s 17-year history. Background Syngenta is a Swiss-based agribusiness, with customers across...

Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(b)(1) 0

Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(b)(1)

As it currently stands, the text of FRCP 26(b)(1) states the following: “Parties may obtain discovery regarding any non-privileged matter that is relevant to any party’s claim or defense, including the existence, description, nature,...

Rigano v. Vibar Const., Inc. 0

Rigano v. Vibar Const., Inc.

The issue decided in the case is whether a notice of mechanic’s lien can be amended nunc pro tunc to reflect the name of the true owner of the property or whether the misnomer...

Farruggia v. Town of Penfield 0

Farruggia v. Town of Penfield

This appeal addresses an order by the New York Supreme Court denying summary judgment, granting summary judgment, denying partial summary judgment, and granting a motion for leave to amend. The Plaintiff, Gaetano Farruggia, was...

Gristwood v. State 0

Gristwood v. State

This appeal addresses an action for damages for wrongful conviction and imprisonment.  Claimant appeals from a Court of Claims judgment that awarded him $5,485.394 in damages. In 1996, Claimant was convicted of murder in...