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Court Name: United States District Court
Judge Joan Azrack

Date: 4/27/2017 9:30 AM
Room: 920

Case: D’Alessandro et al v. The Village of Plandome et al

Summary: Jury trial in civil rights/police misconduct action by 74-year-old homeowner who contends police entered and searched his home in the middle of the night without a warrant. Defendants respond the entry was justified by exigent circumstances: they had received a 911 call from a neighbor reporting screams coming from the house. The search revealed only the plaintiff’s elderly wife, confined to bed due to MS.

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

Date: 4/26/2017 3:30 PM
Room: 1040

Case: Canon U.S.A., Inc. v. Cavin's Business Solutions, Inc.

Summary: Argument on motion to dismiss complaint for failure to state a cause of action in diversity jurisdiction breach of contract and fraud action by plaintiff, the Melville, Long Island-based international copy machine wholesaler. Defendant, a former retail dealer in North Carolina, is in a jam for allegedly fraudulently reporting sales to qualify for a bonus incentive program.