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Michael J. Schewe

Michael Schewe’s Legal Cases

37 total

  • Travel Agency v. Travel Agency

    Practice Area:
    Contracts & Agreements
    Date:
    Feb 01, 2011
    Outcome:
    Successful in obtaining nearly $11,000 verdict for Plaintiff.
    Description:
    Defendant failed to perform under contract leading to damages for breach of contract.
  • Plaintiff v. Defendant

    Practice Area:
    Family
    Date:
    Oct 31, 2011
    Outcome:
    Successful in getting civil case dismissed on motion and in opposing the motion to reopen divorce proceedings.
    Description:
    Plaintiff sought to sue Defendant civilly for monies never claimed in the divorce. Then, Plaintiff sought to reopen divorce case.
  • State of New York v. DWI Defendant

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Date:
    Apr 07, 2011
    Outcome:
    Successful in having DWI reduced to a non-criminal offense.
    Description:
    New York State DWI case.
  • State of New Jersey v. DWI Defendant

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Date:
    May 25, 2011
    Outcome:
    Successful in having DWI charges dismissed.
    Description:
    DWI case.
  • Employee v. Employer

    Practice Area:
    Discrimination
    Date:
    Mar 11, 2011
    Outcome:
    Successful in obtaining a settlement of nearly $30,000
    Description:
    Pregnancy/Gender Discrimination
  • Plaintiff v. Business

    Practice Area:
    Discrimination
    Date:
    Jul 07, 2011
    Outcome:
    Successful in obtaining a settlement of nearly $5,000 prior to filing a complaint.
    Description:
    Disability Discrimination
  • Plaintiff v. Business

    Practice Area:
    Discrimination
    Date:
    Feb 16, 2011
    Outcome:
    Successful in obtaining a settlement of $6,000 prior to filing a complaint.
    Description:
    Employment Discrimination and whistleblower (CEPA) case.
  • Terminated Employee v. Business

    Practice Area:
    Discrimination
    Date:
    Jun 14, 2010
    Outcome:
    Successful in increasing the severance agreement payout by nearly $10,000
    Description:
    Severance agreement negotiation with possible disability discrimination claims.
  • State of New York v. Unemployment Beneficiary

    Practice Area:
    Employment & Labor
    Date:
    Feb 04, 2010
    Outcome:
    Successful in having New Jersey Unemployment Division reimburse the State of New York so client incurred no repayment obligation.
    Description:
    State of New York accidentally paid out benefits that should have been paid by the State of New Jersey and were requesting nearly $5,000 to be repaid.
  • Employer v. Unemployment Claimant

    Practice Area:
    Employment & Labor
    Date:
    Sep 16, 2011
    Outcome:
    Successful in winning unemployment appeal and having benefits reinstated.
    Description:
    Employer sought to have terminated employees benefits denied on the basis of misconduct.