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New Jersey Appellate Division Affirms the Grant of Summary Judgment to Kasowitz Client Ticona Polymers

The New Jersey Appellate Division affirmed the grant of summary judgment in favor of Kasowitz client Ticona Polymers, Inc. in a case concerning Solutia, Inc.'s claim that Ticona wrongfully terminated a nylon salt supply contract in 2002.

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Court Rules in Favor of Kasowitz Clients Steel Los and Brook Corporation, Sets Aside Condemnation at Bethpage Power Plant

New York Supreme Court ruled that the New York Power Authority exceeded its eminent domain power in condemning the Long Island property of Kasowitz clients Steel Los and Brook Corporation.

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District Court of Ohio Denies Motion to Dismiss Claims for Negligent Misrepresentation and Violation of Ohio Blue Sky Laws

In one of the first decisions involving claims against a ratings agency after the latest international credit crisis, the District Court of Ohio denied Moody's Investor Services' motion to dismiss negligent misrepresentation.

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Kasowitz Wins Partial Summary Judgment Dismissing Toxic Tort Claims

In a groundbreaking decision, Judge Donald S. Goldman of Essex County, New Jersey Superior Court granted partial summary judgment to Kasowitz client Celanese Ltd. in an action against Celanese for serious injuries allegedly arising from plaintiffs' alleged exposure to hazardous materials manufactured by Celanese.

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New York Court of Appeals Reinstates Claims of Noteholders and Establishes Obligations of Indenture Trustees

The New York Court of Appeals reinstated the negligence claim of noteholders seeking tens of millions of dollars from an indenture trustee resulting from its failure to deliver a document to a collateral trustee.

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Federal District Court Dismisses Claims Against RAE Corporation for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction

The Southern District of New York dismissed claims against Kasowitz client, Technical Systems, a division of RAE Corporation ("RAE"), based upon lack of personal jurisdiction.

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Texas Court Dismisses Mesothelioma Claims Against Kasowitz Client

Kasowitz obtained summary judgment dismissing mesothelioma claims filed by an individual against a client in an action pending in Harris County, Texas.

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Waste Management Files Lawsuit Against SAP for Fraud in the Licensing and Implementation of Defective Software

Kasowitz is representing Waste Management in a lawsuit filed on March 20 against leading enterprise software companies SAP America and SAP AG.