Nizen-Jacobellis v. Lindenhurst UFSD

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Brief Description of Case:

Plaintiff alleges that he was physically assaulted by a fellow student at the conclusion of Spanish class at Lindenhurst High School. Plaintiff purportedly suffered bruising to his face and lacerations.

Court or Jury’s Decision and Reasoning:

Summary Judgment Granted to district based upon our demonstrating to the Court that the assault constituted a sudden, spontaneous and unforeseeable occurrence for which no amount of supervision could have prevented.

The Best Possible Defense


Thomas J. Cicillini, Esq.

Party We Represent:

Lindenhurst UFSD


Supreme Court, Suffolk County


April 2018