A New York attorney's pro se federal action over a $35 fee for a bounced check, among other issues, has been dismissed. The dismissal represents yet another defeat for plaintiff Todd C. Bank in his battle with his landlord's collection agency. New York federal Judge Jack B. Weinstein described Bank's filings in the present case as "highly contentious" and "concerned with largely frivolous arguments about the Federal Rules and practice."
Lawyer's 'Contentious' Claims Against Landlord Are Rejected
New York Law Journal
May 28, 2009