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Mandatory arbitration has no legal basis over and above litigation in dispute resolution.

For decades corporate America has sewn “mandatory arbitration” clauses into their contracts and agreements with American workers and consumers, often relying on the Federal Arbitration Act of 1925. In what is Read More

Insurance companies can no longer hide coverage from you !!

It can often prove difficult to confirm how much insurance is available to compensate claimants in civil cases, including negligence victims in premises, airplane, automobile accidents or even medical negligence Read More

Talk to a malicious prosecution lawyer before you accept that plea deal to dismiss your case.

If you bring a claim for malicious or baseless prosecution against the police or prosecutors, you usually have to show what the courts call an affirmative indication of your innocence. Well Read More

YOU HAVE TWO YEARS TO FILE A CLAIM FOR AN AIRPLANE INJURY!!

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TRADEMARK DAMAGES FOR NYC

City of New York v. Blue Rage, Inc. U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York - Sep 30, 2021. New York City sued Cop Shop, which sold infringing New Read More

What Types of Personal Injury Claims Might Result from COVID-19 Exposure?

COVID-19 exposure has led to a litany of serious health issues and tens of thousands of deaths. Though everyone’s health is top priority, afflicted individuals and family members of those Read More

Can You Bring an Emotional Distress Claim Related to COVID-19?

The novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19 is not only potentially deadly, but can be transmitted by individuals who are not showing any symptoms, so people might fear that they’ve contracted Read More

Look for Aguwa & Metu, P.C. at the Commonwealth Economic Forum London

We are excited to announce that our law firm was invited to join Head of States and business leaders around the world at the Commonwealth Economic Forum in London. The Read More

VICTORY FOR THE PLAINTIFF? – COURT OF APPEALS CLEARS THE AIR ON COMPARATIVE NEGLIGENCE IMPACT ON SUMMARY JUDGMENT MOTION ON LIABILITY.

A recent decision of the Court of Appeal in the matter of Carlos RODRIGUEZ, v. CITY OF NEW YORK has finally resolved a vexing issue regarding the plaintiff’s obligation or Read More

How the Pandemic Is Changing Various Aspects of Federal Civil Law

Anyone who has followed the news since the coronavirus outbreak hit the United States probably knows that the federal government has taken a wide range of actions to address the Read More

What’s New at Aguwa & Metu, P.C.?

Please describe a case(s) in the last year or two where you made a big difference. Often, my law firm is saddled with what you may call tough cases for Read More

Arbitration Clauses Extending to Non-Signatory Affiliates: Are They Enforceable?

A recent decision of the New Jersey Appellate Division considered the enforceability of arbitration agreements by non-signatories. In Foti v. Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc., the plaintiff filed a putative class Read More

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