Lawsuits

Mon, May 19, 2014, 5:22pm
A student suspended after being found guilty of sexual assault filed a lawsuit against Columbia on Monday, alleging the University discriminated against him during the proceedings because he was male.
Wed, Jan 29, 2014, 3:38am
The elderly Upper West Side resident who was knocked to the ground by police after jaywalking on Jan. 19 is filing a $5 million lawsuit against the New York Police Department.
Wed, Jan 29, 2014, 3:38am
Bill Campbell, co-chair of Columbia’s board of trustees, has been named as a central figure in two ongoing, high-profile lawsuits involving major tech companies including Apple, eBay, and Google.
Wed, Sep 29, 2010, 1:56am
The dismissed lawsuit centered on a case in 1998, in which instructor Oliver Jovanovic was charged with misconduct for sexually torturing a Barnard College student.
Wed, Sep 29, 2010, 1:56am
The dismissed lawsuit centered on a case in 1998, in which instructor Oliver Jovanovic was charged with misconduct for sexually torturing a Barnard College student.
Wed, Apr 7, 2010, 1:35am
Haakon's Hall owner James Lenzi says that Yelp has tried to intimidate him into buying advertisements.
Wed, Mar 17, 2010, 10:47pm
Former Teachers College professor Madonna Constantine, who was fired in 2008 after accusations of plagiarism, lost one of her three lawsuits against TC, according to the Associated Press.
Sat, May 9, 2009, 10:25pm
With the city’s approval process more than a year in the past, Columbia’s Manhattanville campus expansion has moved into new stages of planning.
Wed, Apr 1, 2009, 8:16pm
Aside from the squabbling chickens peeking their heads out of the live poultry shop on the corner, 126th street is otherwise quiet as it winds its way from Amsterdam to Morningside Avenue.
Thu, Feb 7, 2008, 2:24am
When three men struck Maurice Parks to the ground and attempted to rob him as he walked home on Jan. 10, he pulled out a knife to fight his assailants, leading to the hospitalization of all four men—and the death of possible “Good Samaritan” Flonarza Byas.