Re: Summary Judgement
I think the poster is referring to a tort action after the worker comp claim was denied.
New York: WCLJ’s Factual Finding is Binding in Subsequent Third-Party Tort Action
A decision by a New York trial court granting defendants’ motion for summary judgment in a tort action filed against them was affirmed by a state appellate court where the essential issues related to potential liability had already been determined in a prior workers’ compensation proceeding.
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