Thursday, February 26, 2015

Second Circuit: Bricklayers v. Moulton Masonry

Failing to answer for nine months justifies a default judgement, no matter that deft expected settlement.

Pleading recited in complaint survives to establish predicate for verdict, given that it went unchallenged.

District court needs more reasoning for fee shifting, award of prejudgment interest.

Bricklayers v. Moulton Masonry
Compiled by D.E. Frydrychowski, who is, not incidentally, not giving you legal advice.

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