CPLR Update

Connors.2010.colorProfessor Patrick Connors Albany Law School

Friday, June 20 | 1:00 to 4:30pm | MCLE 2.5 Professional Practice + 0.5 Ethics

CNY Philanthropy Center | 431 East Fayette St. | Syracuse NY 13202

Sign in begins at 12:30

Topics to be covered this year . . .

  • US Supreme Court decisions significantly alter the law of personal jurisdiction in New York
  • CPLR 5015 used to vacate final judgment in related matter
  • review of recent Court of Appeals decisions addressing statute of limitations issues
  • new Uniform Notice of Claim Act
  • issues arising with electronic filing
  • is a lawyer a representing a nonparty at a deposition a “potted plant”?
  • can CPLR 2004 authorize extension of time periods not contained in the CPLR?
  • using verified pleadings on a motion
  • use of electronic signatures
  • new monetary thresholds in the Commercial Division
  • recent CPLR Amendments concerning protective orders, alternate jurors and mortgage foreclosure actions
  • Court of Appeals addresses CPLR 5222-a, designed to protect exempt funds from restraint or execution
  • agreements calling for arbitration in New York
  • Court of Appeals reviews options for parties challenging an additur or remittitur
  • is expert disclosure required for a treating doctor?
  • Court of Appeals addresses sufficiency of papers on application for default judgment
  • Court of Appeals addresses debts and property against which a money judgment can be enforced
  • can a New York bank be compelled to deliver property held by its foreign subsidiary in a turnover proceeding?
  • Court of Appeals once again adopts a generous view of whether an order “necessarily affects” a final judgment and can be reviewed on appeal
  • proper procedure for motion to quash a subpoena
  • can a lawyer pay for evidence?
  • the CPLR Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary!

Total of 3MCLE Credits Under NYS rules this CLE has been APPROVED for both Newly admitted & experienced attorneys

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