Sunday, May 06, 2007

Guardian Ad Litem appointed in Elektra v. Schwartz

Magistrate Levy has appointed Eli Uncyk, a Manhattan attorney, as guardian ad litem for the defendant Rae J Schwartz, in Elektra v. Schwartz. The appointment was made necessary by conditions arising from Ms. Schwartz's Multiple Sclerosis.

May 2, 2007, Order Appointing Guardian Ad Litem*
May 2, 2007, Order Setting Conference Date and Directing Parties to Send Letters*

* Document published online at Internet Law & Regulation

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3 comments:

Ian said...

One is reminded of the comment made to Senator Joseph McCarthy: "At long last, Sir, have you no sense of decency?"

AMD FanBoi said...

Is this a win, or a loss, for the prosecution?

Ray Beckerman said...

there is no "prosecution", these are civil cases....

"persecution" would be more like it....

this is a win for the good guys, appointing a guardian ad litem to look out for a disabled defendant's interests...