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Jon Lichtenstein launched a new law blog discussing issues relating to the legal rights of cyborgs.
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G&S Obtains Dismissal of Claims Against Court Appointed Psychiatrist – 2016
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G&S Obtains Summary Judgement For Five Distinct Defendants In A Single Motion – 2016
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G&S Obtains Defense Verdict For Dental Group Regarding Placing Dental Implants in The Sinus, Resulting in Sinus Pain, Swelling and Infection. - 2016
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G&S Obtains Summary Judgement Premised On The Assumption Of Risk Doctrine For Long Island Health Club. - 2016 Read More

Dawn Adelson's Cross-Examination of Plaintiff's Expert Leads to Rare Discontinuance in Middle of Trial, in a Claim Against an Eye Surgeon. Read More

G&S is pleased to announce effective January 1, 2016, William Hahn is a partner of the firm.

Arthur Cohen Obtains Jury Verdict in Favor of Hospital and Hospital Physician In Medical Malpractice Claim For Death of Patient After Surgical Placement of a Vena Cava Filter. Supreme Court, Westchester County - 2015.
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G&S Wins Appeal Dismissing Complaint of Health Club Member who Fractured Hip in Fall – Second Department, Appellate Division - 2015
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Ed Dondes Obtains Jury Verdict in Favor of Orthopedic Surgeon For Failure to Treat Infection Leading to Death of Patient in Supreme Court, Westchester County - 2015.
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Jon D. Lichtenstein is moderating a panel discussion called The New Suspect Class: Cyborgs – Should Damage to an Advanced Prosthetic be Personal Injury or Property Damage? at the New York City Bar Association on September 28, 2015.
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Jon D. Lichtenstein’s article "Updating Tort Law for Advances in Prosthetics" was published in the New York Law Journal on August 28, 2015.
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Lawrence Wasserman Obtains Jury Verdict in Favor of Client Landlord in Trip and Fall Accident in Supreme Court, Queens County - 2015.
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Jon D. Lichtenstein’s article "Rights of Cyborgs: Is Damage to a Prosthetic Personal Injury" was published in the New York Law Journal on March 25, 2015.
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G&S is pleased to announce that Michael E. Gallay has joined the firm as a partner.
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G&S Obtains Defense Verdict in Tough Eye Case Involving Multiple Surgeries - 2014
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G&S Obtains Defense Verdict for Internist/Rhematologist - 2014
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G&S is proud to announce that five of its partners were selected to the 2014 New York Super Lawyers list. David Dince, Sandy Gold and Arthur Cohen were named for medical malpractice defense. Lawrence Wasserman and Jon Lichtenstein were named for general liability defense. - 2014
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G&S Triumphs in Second Landmark Trial Involving Billion Dollar Estate - 2014
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G&S Obtains Summary Judgment Dismissing Various Toxic Exposure Claims as Time Barred - 2014
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G&S Obtains Dismissal of Claim Against YMCA in Locker Room Slip and Fall Case. - 2014
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G&S Obtains Summary Judgement on Behalf of the New York Yankees Partnership - 2014.
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We congratulate recent Brooklyn Law School graduates, David H. Larkin and Helene P. Weiss for passing the New York State Bar Exam.

G&S Senior Partners, David Dince and Sandy Gold were both listed in 2013 Super Lawyers New York for Medical Malpractice Defense. Senior Partner Lawrence Wasserman was listed in 2013 Super Lawyers for General Liability Defense.
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G&S Obtains Summary Judgment on Behalf of the New York Yankees Partnership - 2013
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G&S Obtains Affirmance of Summary Judgment Based on Assumption of Risk - 2013
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G&S Obtains an Affirmance of its Prior Dismissal of Plaintiff's Complaint Based on Assumption of the Risk - 2013
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G&S Obtains Directed Verdict at Trial in Favor of Our Client Municipal Authority – 2013
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G&S Obtains Jury Verdict in Favor of a Urologist Alleged to have Failed to have Admitted Plaintiff to Hospital After Post Cystoscopy Infection Leading to Septic Shock and Admission to ICU for 3 Weeks – 2013
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G&S Obtains a Reversal of a Denial of its Motion to Dismiss Labor Law § 240(1) Claim on the Grounds that Plaintiff's was not Injured From Work Covered by the Statute – 2013
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G&S Obtains Affirmance of Dismissal of Medical Malpractice Claim on behalf of Emergency Room Physician who was Alleged to have Failed to Admit Plaintiff and/or Diagnose a Stroke – 2013
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G&S Obtains a Dismissal after Reversal of a Medical Malpractice Claim Against it Client on the Grounds that Plaintiff's Release to Codefendant also Released our Client Despite the Absence of Consideration – 2013
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G&S Wins Defense Verdict for Dentist Who Allegedly Caused Plaintiff's Extreme TMJ After a Three Week Trial – 2012
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Jon D. Lichtenstein recently wrote an article that was published in the New York Law Journal on July 31, 2012 that was entitled "Beyond Paternity: Future of Genetic Testing in Personal Injury Litigation" – 2012
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G&S Obtains Important Decision Limiting Liability of Specialists Called In for Limited Consultations Prior to Surgery – 2012
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G&S Wins Defense Verdict for Dentist Who Allegedly Caused Plaintiff's Facial Numbness from Extraction and Root Canal – 2012
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G&S Obtains a Declaratory Judgment that New York Crane, the Owner of a Tower Crane that Collapsed in 2008, was Entitled to $11 Million of Insurance Coverage from the Insurance Carrier of the Crane Lessee/Operator with Respect to the Various Wrongful Death, Personal Injury and Property Damage Claims – 2011
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G&S Wins Defense Verdict for Eye Surgeon Allegedly Caused Plaintiff's Loss of Vision During Cataract Surgery – 2011
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G&S Obtains Dismissal of Claim Against Psychiatrist for Fraud and Order Compelling Plaintiff to Amend Complaint to Replace Pseudonym with her True Name – 2011
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G&S Obtains Trial Verdict on Liability in Intersection Collision Case – 2011
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G&S Obtains Trial Verdict on Damages in Automobile Case – 2011
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G&S Obtains Affirmance of Trial Verdict in Medical Malpractice Case Alleging Failure to Diagnose – 2010
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