Practising Law Institute's New York CPLR 2008

This program has been approved in accordance with the requirements of the Continuing Legal Education Board. CLE Credit will be granted to attorneys.

Click here for the official program website and registration form. (New York, NY)

This program will update New York practitioners on important new developments in, and recent judicial interpretations of, the New York Civil Practice Law and Procedure Rules (CPLR).

Burton N. Lipshie, Partner
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

- Jurisdiction (including long arm jurisdiction in the Internet and eBay age); Commencement by Filing (particularly post-Harris); Statute of Limitations
- Disclosure (including "informal" disclosure, attorney-client privilege, electronic discovery, and the new rules regarding depositions); Summary Judgment; Forum Non Conveniens; Provisional Remedies (including recent cases on notice of pendency)
- Ethical issues: recent cases on contempt and sanctions for frivolous conduct