Eric W.F. Niederer Partner





  • 2016 ESI Case Law Update

    August 2016

    Wilson Elser is pleased to provide the 2016 ESI Case Law Update, our annual compendium of cases dealing with issues and developments surrounding electronically stored information (ESI). It is a rare case that does not involve the preservation, review and production of ESI.  Your knowledge of the tools and regulations could mean the difference between sanctions and compliance.

  • Connecticut Expands Loss of Consortium Claims to Minor Child

    Connecticut Expands Loss of Consortium Claims

    October 5, 2015

    The Connecticut Supreme Court has joined the majority of jurisdictions that recognize the right of minor children to bring parental consortium claims, which are likely to become commonplace under the decision to be officially released on October 6, 2015. However, the Court placed certain restrictions on the ability to bring suit and right of recovery.

  • Burning Car Case Leads to Ruling on Pleadings

    Connecticut Law Tribune

    December 8, 2014

  • Connecticut Law Tribune Publishes Article on Bad Faith Claims by Del Gatto, Niederer and Reich

    April 2, 2012

    On February 13, 2012, the Connecticut Law Tribune published an article entitled, “Avoiding Claim of Procedural Bad Faith: What carriers need to know during review and determination process,” by Brian Del Gatto, Eric Niederer and Samuel Reich.

Additional Publications

Intentional Spoliation Of Evidence Claims: Using Good Defense Practices To Protect Your Client From Spoliation Claims, The Transportation Lawyer, Volume 10, Number 3, 2008
Spoliation- Connecticut, ABA Compendium, 2008
The Art of Lawyering: Helping Clients Evaluate and Reduce Risks, Avoiding Pitfalls of Litigation and Providing Strategies for Successful Resolution of Claims, Inside the Minds: Health Care Settlements & Negotiations, Aspatore Books, 2007