Supreme Court, Appellate Division, First Department, New York.

Leonard MORREALE, et al., Petitioners-Appellants, v. Jeff PERLEE, as Director of the New York Lottery, Also Known as New York State Division of Lottery, et al., Respondents-Respondents, Met Lottery Trust 1997-4P, Respondent/Intervenor-Respondent, Sheriff of the County of Schenectady, etc., et al., Respondents.

Decided: November 23, 1999

Todd D. Muhlstock, Esq. prevails for his client on appeal over NYS Tax Law §1613(a) allowing assignment of lottery proceeds.  Read the decision here.