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Thyroff v. Nationwide Mut. Ins. Co.
Citation:864 N.E.2d 1272 (N.Y. 2007)
Plaintiff rented a computer from the defendant, which he used to run his business. The rental was terminable at the will of either party. The defendant terminated the contract, and repossessed the computer, which contained all the information the plaintiff used to run his business. Defendant denied plaintiff access to these records, and plaintiff brought suit for conversion.
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