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MSSSV Wins False Arrest Case for Town of Cornwall

In Lundgren v. Town of Cornwall, the plaintiff was arrested for shooting a pit bull with a 9 millimeter handgun after it attacked his dog in his backyard. His claims for false arrest and malicious prosecution were dismissed by the Court upon our showing that the shooting was unnecessary and the arresting officers had probable cause, as related to the police by the eyewitnesses at the scene. …

Steven Verveniotis to speak at New York State Bar Association Professional Liability Seminar on March 11, 2005

The New York State Bar Association will present a seminar titled “Avoiding and Defending Legal Malpractice Actions” in various locations, including a Long Island presentation on March 11, 2005. MSSSV partner Steven Verveniotis will lecture on the topic of “Avoiding and Defending Legal Malpractice Actions.” Details including the CLE credits, exact location, time and ticket prices, will be made available through the New York Bar Association and at its web site: www.nysba.org. …