2021-2022 Erie County Bar Foundation Campaign

Update on NYS Civil Practice and Procedure

Presented on January 15, 2021
3.0 CLE credits: Areas of Professional Practice

Presenters:
Brian D. Gwitt, Esq.
Woods Oviatt Gilman LLP

William F. Savino, Esq.
Woods Oviatt Gilman LLP

A special thank you to Bernard Schenkler for preparation of the course material, and to Counsel Press for sponsoring the program.

This seminar will cover salient developments in statutory and case law from 2019-2020 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

CLE Credit

Areas of Professional Practice

Credit Hours

3.0

Format

Audio Disc, OnDemand