Publications

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Publications

New York Municipal Liability Update 2016-2017
by Michael G. Bersani

New York Municipal Liability Update 2015-2016
by Michael G. Bersani

The Governmental Function Immunity Defense in Personal Injury Cases: An Analytical Template - Published in New York State Bar Journal, October 2015
by Michael G. Bersani

Municipal Liability Update 2014-2015
by Michael G. Bersani

New York Municipal Liability Annual Report 2014
by Michael G. Bersani

New York Municipal Liability Annual Report 2013
by Michael G. Bersani

The "Governmental Function Immunity"
by Michael G. Bersani

New York Municipal Liability Annual Report 2012
by Michael G. Bersani

Municipal Liability Precedents & Statutes 2011
by Michael G. Bersani

Municipal Liability Precedents & Statutes 2010
by Michael G. Bersani

New York Bar Association Personal Injury Treatise: Chapter on Municipal Liability
by Michael G. Bersani

Municipal Liability - 2008-2009 Summary of Key Cases
by Michael G. Bersani

Municipal Liability - 2007-2008 Summary of Key Cases
by Michael G. Bersani

Suits Against Public Entities
by Michael G. Bersani

Why some cases settle and some do not. - A basic explanation for clients
by Michael G. Bersani

Litigation and referrals as we start the 21st Century
by Michael G. Bersani

ARCHIVE OF OLDER ARTICLES:

Opposing Summary Judgment Motions brought under the "Open and Obvious Danger" Defense
by Michael G. Bersani

Untimely Service of Process under the new CPLR 306-b; A dark cloud with a silver lining
by Michael G. Bersani

Local Judge rules that No-Fault carrier cannot terminate medical benefits on grounds that injured party has reached MMI
by Michael G. Bersani

Analysis of the current MMI issue
by Michael G. Bersani

MMI ruling affirmed by Appellate Division, 4th Department. Winning your MMI no fault cases in light of this decision
by Michael G. Bersani

Court of Appeals, in Cohens v. Hess, holds that a vacated plea of guilty to a traffic violation may be used as evidence in a subsequent civil action
by Michael G. Bersani

Per diem arguments in New York - Where and How
by Michael G. Bersani