Legal Malpractice Cases

I.M.P. Plumbing & Heating Corp. v Munzer & Saunders, LLP  2021 NY Slip Op 06544 Decided on November 23, 2021 Appellate Division, First Department stands for the unremarkable proposition that  it is a departure from good practice if an attorney fails to answer a complaint and fails to seek additional time to answer the complaint. 

Fraud on the court is not really “fraud” as it is generally used. Pritsker v Zamansky LLC  2021 NY Slip Op 05678 Decided on October 19, 2021
Appellate Division, First Department discusses a selective quote and whether it was fraud on the court.

“As the basis for seeking vacatur of the November 2018 order,