Category: Lost Wages

Proof of lost wages: Job abandonment

Ross v Geico Indem. Co., 2019 NY Slip Op 04242 (3d Dept. 2019) ” In October 2014, defendant denied plaintiff any additional no-fault insurance lost wage benefits after receiving notification from Walmart that plaintiff was terminated from employment due to her lack of compliance with Walmart’s leave of absence guidelines. Plaintiff thereafter commenced this action […]

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Establishment of lost wages

Martinez v Metropolitan Transp. Auth., 2018 NY Slip Op 02028 (1st Dept. 2008) “Plaintiff failed to establish her past lost earnings with reasonable certainty since her testimony was unsubstantiated by tax returns, W-2 forms, or other documentation (Orellano v 29 E. 37th St. Realty Corp., 4 AD3d 247 [1st Dept 2004], lv denied 4 NY3d 702 [2004]; cf. Kane v […]

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