News10NBC investigates: ADA lawsuits top 2,338 in New York; target malls, colleges, wineries and art galleries

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — More and more lawsuits are getting filed against restaurants, malls, wineries and art galleries for violating the Americans with Disabilities Act. News10NBC found one man responsible for more than a hundred of them. Our investigation started Tuesday. Now, News10NBC is finding out why the system allows all these lawsuits to happen. The bottom […]

Law Journal: As Bid to Place Environmental Protection in NY Constitution Gains Steam, Backers and Foes Say It Could Spur Litigation

Lawmakers in New York passed a series of bills Tuesday aimed at protecting the state’s environment and the health of its residents, including the first step to a constitutional amendment that could have major legal implications for companies labeled as polluters. The constitutional amendment, which wouldn’t become law until 2022 at the earliest, could open […]

Legal Newsline: Lawsuit against TGI Friday’s over potato skins likely lawyer-driven, legal reform group says

Lawsuit against TGI Friday’s over potato skins likely lawyer-driven, legal reform group says By John Suayan | Apr 12, 2019 A prolific class action lawyer has sued TGI Fridays over its potato skins, alleging she was deceived by the packaging.  Attorneys C.K. Lee and Anne Seelig with the law firm Lee Litigation Group PLLC, of New York, filed […]