Lost wage case reinstatedDecember 17, 2017
Freligh v Government Employees Ins. Co., 2017 NY Slip Op 08714 (2017)
“Triable issues of fact exist as to plaintiff’s claim for lost wages. ”
This was the case where the Appellate Division, Third Department went to great pains to show that the Plaintiff’s lost wage claims were the textbook definition of speculative. The dissent argued that these were pure credibility issues being decided on summary judgment motion. The Court of Appeals reversed.