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In the New York Rules of Professional Conduct, Rule 8.3 provides, in pertinent part: “(a) A lawyer who knows that another lawyer has committed a violation of the Rules of Professional Conduct that raises a substantial question as to that lawyer’s honesty, trustworthiness or fitness as a lawyer shall report such knowledge to a tribunal or other authority empowered to investigate or act upon such violation. * * * * * (c) This Rule does…
The attorneys and staff at Higgins, Hopkins, McLain & Roswell are proud to announce that Law Week Colorado named Founding Member Dave McLain as the 2019 People’s Choice for Best Construction Defects Lawyer for Defendants.  According to the publication: Law Week Colorado asked its readership to weigh in on the best attorneys in just about every practice area we could think of.  We received hundreds of responses and sifted through the votes for each category…
Parkchester Pres. Co. v. Jobartech,  NYLJ October 22, 2019, Date filed: 2019-10-11,  Court: Civil Court, Bronx, Judge: Judge Brenda Rivera, Case Number: 1754-18: “It is significant to note that the Civil Courts of the City of New York entered 41,671; 33,771; and 53,099 default judgments in 2016, 2017, and 2018 respectively. In the nearly three years that this Judge has presided over Civil Court cases, this Judge has ruled on hundreds of motions to vacate…