Brooklyn Appellate Court Finds Possibility that Hot Coffee was ‘Unreasonably Dangerous’ A panel of Brooklyn judges has unanimously ruled that facts exist to allow a trial against a Brooklyn McDonald’s for serving too-hot coffee that allegedly burned a customer. In a recent decision, the Appellate Division, Second Department, partially dismissed a summary judgment order in Read More →

president marsha steinhardt sworn in

The Brooklyn Women’s Bar Association (BWBA) installed its newest president, Brooklyn Supreme Court Justice Marsha Steinhardt, Tuesday in the ceremonial courtroom at 360 Adams Street. In an audience of distinguished jurists and guests, including the Jonathan Lippman, chief judge of the New York State, Steinhardt took the oath of office. Advocating the need for a specific women’s Read More →