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Court Name: United States District Court
Judge Joseph F. Bianco

Date: 8/29/2016 1:00 PM
Room: 1040

Case: Leon et al v. Shmukler et al

Summary: Oral argument on defendants’ motion for judgment on the pleadings in a dispute over control of Elusiva remote desktop access software. Plaintiffs, a NY corporation and NY residents, contend that a former key employee, a resident of Brooklyn, stole the technology, assigned it to an Illinois corporation, and then fled to Russia. Issues include arbitration, res judicata, personal jurisdiction and service of process.

Court Name: United States District Court
Judge Denis R. Hurley

Date: 8/30/2016 10:00 AM
Room: 930

Case: Polinskie et al v. Village of Mastic Beach et al

Summary: Argument on Plantiffs’ request for a preliminary injunction allowing them to return to their residence, condemned by village as unfit for human habitation. Plaintiffs contend the village’s action evicting them from their home of 19 years was taken without notice or hearing, in violation of their due process rights.