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This blog by the six-time published author Jonathan Cooper, is intended to educate the general public about issues of interest, particularly innovations and changes in the law, in the areas of non-compete agreements, breach of contract matters, school negligence (and/or negligent supervision), construction accidentsslip and/or trip and fall accidentsauto accidents, and, of course, defective or dangerous products

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8/13/2013
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NY Court: Lack of Protective Screen at Practice Doesn't Trigger Liability

NY Court: Lack of Protective Screen at Practice Doesn't Trigger Liability

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8/7/2013
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How Ilinois' School Negligence Laws Are Harsher Than New York's

Long Island, New York school liability lawyer Jonathan Cooper explores how its tougher to prove a school negligence matter in Illinois' than New York.

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10/18/2012
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School Has No Duty to Warn Parents of Threat to Student, Says NY Court

NY's Court of Appeals issued a disappointing ruling, and dismissed a school negligence case earlier today, explains school injury lawyer Jonathan Cooper

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7/17/2012
Jonathan Cooper
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School Accused of Negligence After Student Drowns in Open Drain

Some instances of school negligence are rather outrageous, explains NY school injury lawyer Jonathan Cooper.

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7/11/2012
Jonathan Cooper
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NY State Takes Steps to Limit Traumatic Brain Injury to Students

Long Island, NY school injury attorney Jonathan Cooper discusses New York's "concussion management and awareness act."

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5/31/2012
Jonathan Cooper
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Split Appeals Panel Dismisses Bronx School Negligence Case

Not every accident at school means there's a viable negligence action against the school, explains New York school negligence attorney Jonathan Cooper.

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4/22/2012
Jonathan Cooper
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Why Where You Decide to Bring Your School Negligence Case Matters

The choice of where you bring your school negligence case can mean the difference between success and failure, explains NY school injury lawyer, Jonathan Cooper

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9/13/2011
Jonathan Cooper
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The Best Defense to a Negligent Supervision Claim in New York

A recent case from one of NY's appellate courts highlights the best defense to a negligent supervision claim. NY school negligence lawyer Jonathan Cooper explai

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4/6/2011
Jonathan Cooper
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8th Grader Sets Classmate's Pants on Fire; So Why Did School Wait to Report It?

An 8th Grader sets his classmate's pants on fire; and the school doesn't bother reporting it to the police until a day later.

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3/30/2011
Jonathan Cooper
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After Denying Student Safety Equipment, NY School Liable for Sports Injury Says Queens Court

After a Queens school denied a student sports safety equipment, a NY court held that the school can be held liable for the student's injuries. 516-791-5700.

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3/18/2011
Jonathan Cooper
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Brooklyn Jury Finds City School Liable For Injury to Girl During Gym Class, Awards $2.5 Million

If you were wondering whether a school can be held liable for a student's injuries during gym, please read this article, or call Jonathan Cooper at 516.791.5700

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3/11/2011
Jonathan Cooper
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Student Injured While Playing Football By School "Bus Circle" May Proceed, Says NY Appeals Court

Long Island, NY school injury & negligence lawyer Jonathan Cooper discusses a recent school negligence case that survived dismissal.

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2/20/2011
Jonathan Cooper
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Why the Claim by Parents of Bullied H.S. School Who Suicided Might Survive in NY

Long Island & Queens, New York school bullying and negligence attorney Jonathan Cooper discusses a bullying case from Pennsylvania, and how it would likely be evaluated under New York law. For additional information on this topic, please contact Jonathan Cooper directly at 516-791-5700.

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2/8/2011
Jonathan Cooper
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After Assaulting Student & Causing Head Injury, Headmaster Defends Acts as "Unfortunate"

Author of the Free New York Accident Guide, "Why Most Accident Victims Do Not Recover the Full Value of Their Claim" (www.TheNewYorkAccidentBook.com), Long Island & Queens, NY school injury and school negligence lawyer Jonathan Cooper discusses a recent incident where a principal assaulted and injured one of his students. For additional information on this topic, please contact Jonathan Cooper directly at 516-791-5700.

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2/7/2011
Jonathan Cooper
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6 Year-Old Found Wandering Outside School Building Unsupervised

Author of the Free consumer guide, "Why Most Accident Victims Do Not Recover the Full Value of Their Claim" (www.TheNewYorkAccidentBook.com), Long Island & Queens, New York school injury and negligence attorney Jonathan Cooper discusses an instance of school negligence that fortunately, did not lead to injury, and therefore, no case against the school. For additional information on this topic, please contact Jonathan Cooper directly at 516-791-5700.

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1/28/2011
Jonathan Cooper
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Why This School Assault Case, Which Left Girl in a Coma, Would Fail in New York

Long Island & Queens, New York school injury, assault and negligence lawyer Jonathan Cooper discusses why this brutal assault, which left a teenage girl in a coma, would likely fail in front of the New York courts. For additional information on this topic, please contact Jonathan Cooper directly at 516-791-5700.

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1/19/2011
Jonathan Cooper
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Finding School's Conduct "Egregious," Court Denies Motion to Dismiss Student's Injury Claim

Long Island & Queens, New York school negligence and personal injury lawyer Jonathan Cooper discusses a recent decision from a Federal Court that denied a school's motion to dismiss a negligence lawsuit because its conduct could be deemed "egregious." For additional information on how to prove a school negligence claim under New York law, please see https://www.jonathancooperlaw.com/library/how-to-prove-your-school-negligence-case-under-new-york-law.cfm, or contact Jonathan Cooper directly at 516-791-5700.

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1/17/2011
Jonathan Cooper
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Is Our Kids' School Bus Safety In NY Worth $500?

Author of the Free Consumer Guide to New York Accident Cases, "Why Most Accident Victims Do Not Recover the Full Value of Their Claim" (www.TheNewYorkAccidentBook.com), Long Island & Queens, New York school bus accident and school injury lawyer Jonathan Cooper discusses how some school districts have begun using video cameras on buses to reduce instances of drivers ignoring bus stop signs. For additional information on this topic, please contact Jonathan Cooper directly at 516-791-5700.

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1/14/2011
Jonathan Cooper
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NY School PTA Settles Negligence Case After Teenager Nearly Drowns at Pool Party

Author of the Free Guide to New York Accident Cases, "Why Most Accident Victims Do Not Recover the Full Value of Their Claim" (www.TheNewYorkAccidentBook.com), Long Island & Queens, New York school injury and negligent supervision lawyer Jonathan Cooper discusses the recent settlement of a case in upstate New York against the PTA of a school district that ran a pool party. For additional information on this topic, please contact Jonathan Cooper directly at 516-791-5700.

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1/7/2011
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Why New York's Anti-Bullying Law Won't Protect Students

Long Island & Queens, New York school injury and accident attorney Jonathan Cooper discusses how New York's anti-bullying statute will probably not prove effective at reducing or eliminating school bullying. For additional information on how New York's courts will evaluate a school's liability for bullying that occurs, please see https://www.jonathancooperlaw.com/blog/can-a-school-be-held-liable-for-bullying-under-new-york-law.cfm, or contact Jonathan Cooper directly at 516-791-5700.

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