Pruss v AmTrust N. Am. Inc.  2022 NY Slip Op 02884 [204 AD3d 620] April 28, 2022 Appellate Division, First Department  seems to be the story of a settlement offer made in good faith, where the offeror only found out later that its principal lacked the authority to make the offer in the first place. 

Stevens v Wheeler  2022 NY Slip Op 31699(U) April 27, 2022 Supreme Court, New York County Docket Number: Index No. 151129/2021 Judge: David B. Cohen is a complex statutory legal malpractice case which turns on how a Rhode Island Estate law treats a spouse in her fight with a son over the deceased father’s estate. 

A legal malpractice case was lost in discovery disputes.  In a fairly rare application of CPLR 3126, the complaint was stricken in Gorbatov v Tsirelman  Decided on June 22, 2022
Appellate Division, Second Department.

“In 2014, the plaintiffs commenced this action against, among others, the defendant Leon Kucherovsky and the defendants Gary Tsirelman and Law