2021-2022 Erie County Bar Foundation Campaign

CLE: NYS Civil Practice and Procedure Update – Fall 2021

3.0 CLE credits: Areas of Professional Practice (appropriate for all attorneys)

Sponsored by Counsel Press

Brian D. Gwitt, Esq., Woods Oviatt Gilman LLP
William F. Savino, Esq., Woods Oviatt Gilman LLP

Thank you to Bernard Schenkler for preparing the written material.

This seminar will cover salient developments in statutory and case law from 2020-2021 pertaining to civil practice in New York State, with a particular emphasis on decisions from the Fourth Department.  The lectures and course materials will cover a wide array of issues under CPLR, including jurisdiction, statute of limitations, service and dispositive motions.  Topics include: 

  • Legislative amendments to CPLR sections
  • Notices of Claim
  • Jurisdiction over non-domiciliary entities under CPLR 302
  • Limitations Periods
  • Commencement and Pleadings
  • Case updates on dispositive rulings
  • Disclosure
  • Preservation of Evidence and Spoliation

Please note: Course material and Zoom link will be provided to all registrants 1-2 days before the program.


Oct 29 2021


9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Erie Institute of Law
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