STORY FROM: Superstorm Sandy Insurance Litigation
Sandy Coverage Case Dismissed for Lack of Prosecution
March 22, 2016
NEW YORK — A New York federal judge has dismissed for lack of prosecution a Superstorm Sandy coverage case, noting that no action has been taken to move the case forward since September 2015.
On March 17, Judge Nicholas G. Garaufis of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York adopted a magistrate judge’s recommendation that the court be dismissed due to the plaintiff’s “continued failure to make progress in this case.”
Teresa Maliconico sued Adirondack Insurance Co. on May 29, 2014, accusing it of improperly adjusting and mishandling her claims for damages caused to her property ...