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Doe v. New Britain

Howd & Ludorf, LLC attorneys Thomas Gerarde and Ashley Hoyt recently won summary judgment for the City of New Britain Consolidated School District and its Middle School Dean of Students in Jane Doe ...

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Stifel v. Schreiner

Stifel v. Schreiner, 3:16cv01637 (12/28/18): Granting summary judgment in favor of police officers on discrimination claim on the ground that there was insufficient evidence to support a reasonable ...

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Barbabosa v. Manchester Board of Education

Barbabosa v. Manchester Board of Education, AC 41304 (4/23/19): Affirming summary judgment in favor of the Board of Education on disability discrimination claims on the ground that the plaintiff ...

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Mara v. Rilling et.al.

Mara v. Rilling et.al., ___ F.3d ___ (2d Cir. 2019):  Howd & Ludorf, LLC partners Thomas R. Gerarde and Beatrice S. Jordan recently convinced the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second ...

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Donegan v. Middlebury

Donegan v. Middlebury: State court lawsuit alleging age and gender discrimination for termination of zoning enforcement officer.  Summary judgment granted on basis of legitimate, ...

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Koutsoukos v. Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc.

Koutsoukos v. Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc., 137 Conn.App. 655 (2012): Connecticut Appellate Court held that a plaintiff must produce competent expert testimony to get to a jury in a ...

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Haesche v. Kissner, et al.

Haesche v. Kissner, et al., 229 Conn. 213 (1994): A seminal and frequently cited decision of the Connecticut Supreme Court on a manufacturer’s duty to warn in product liability case.

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Perun v. City of Danbury

Perun v. City of Danbury [6/11/13; CT Appellate Court]: Won issue related to coverage for “coming and going” rule. The claimant, police officer, slipped and fell before departing from ...

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Dubrosky v. Boehringer

Dubrosky v. Boehringer [8/27/13]: In a case involving a claimant’s motion to preclude a workers’ compensation defense, we prevailed upon the court to overturn the Trial Commissioner and ...

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Langton v. Town of Westport

Langton v. Town of Westport, 38 Conn. App. 14, 658 A.2d 602 (1995): Tried to a defense verdict in Stamford Superior court. Verdict upheld on appeal. (Addresses the liability of a town for ...

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