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Thank you. Is this simply a request for an appeal and will I have to have some hard facts in order to gain one? Is my request for a jury trial enough to gain the appeal? I am just not sure if this is my right (the jury trial) of will I need to include some compelling evidence to gain it.
As to the counterclaim. The plaintiff is located in a different county (Nassau). I was living in Suffolk County at the time of their suit. Can I file a new small claim against them in Nassau County separate from this case but related to my differences with them in this matter?
Briefly, we used the hospital's human reproduction services to have our first child in 2007 and paid a fortune to conceive our first child. It was our pleasure. However, they told us that we could never conceive a child naturally and we decided to store embryos with them at great annual cost and would use IVF when we were ready to have additional children. As it turned out, we had two subsequent children naturally in 2010 and 2012 despite being told it was impossible. I am not complaining. It is a wonderful experience but had we known, we would not have paid $5,000 plus to maintain the embryos over the years.
Thanks for your help. I dabbled in law and made some mistakes. I still might try to fill out the paperwork for the appellate review but it looks like I am going against the wind now. I will use your services in the future I am sure but will probably consult prior to doing anything next time !
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