NYLJ: Ex-Client Must Turn Over Sealed Records to Attorney for His Use in Malpractice Defense

Supreme Court, Nassau County, Part 8

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A plaintiff may not continue to enforce a right to suppress the criminal record while simultaneously continuing to prosecute a civil claim for damages arising out of the same incident and identical facts. (Maxie v. Gimbel Bros., 102 Misc2d 296, 423 N.Y.S.2d 802 (Sup. Ct. N.Y. Cty. 1979)).
Dawson v. Schoenberg, 16502/09 (Full text-requiures free registration)