201412.03
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DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION CLAIM DISMISSED AGAINST A NATIONAL RETAILER

Two disabled sisters requested a Flu Shot at the pharmacy of a large national retail store. They alleged that the Pharmacist refused to administer the Flu Shot because they were confined to wheelchairs. A hearing was held by the NYS Division of Human Rights. At the hearing we argued that because the complainants were confined…

201412.03
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SUMMARY JUDGMENT GRANTED IN PREMISES LIABILITY CASE

Plaintiff sued our client, a large national retailer. She claimed she slipped on fruit near the registers at our client’s store. We moved for summary judgment on the ground that plaintiff could not establish notice, arguing that the plaintiffs’ observations about the condition of the spill were insufficient to raise an issue of fact regarding…