NYC Crane Co. Shakes Labor Claims In Fatal Collapse Suit

Law360, New York (March 4, 2014, 2:56 PM EST) -- A New York judge tossed all but one labor claim Monday against the owner of a crane that collapsed on the Upper East Side of Manhattan in 2008 and allowed other allegations and claims for punitive damages to move forward against the company and its affiliates.

Judge Manuel J. Mendez sided with New York Crane & Equipment Corp.’s argument that the crane’s owner, NY Crane's President James Lomma and affiliated companies J.F. Lomma Inc. and TES Inc. could not be found liable for labor law claims...
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