Practising Law Institute's New York CPLR 2010

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)

Why You Should Attend

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).

Who Should Attend

New York State practitioners, litigation paralegals, and litigation support personnel.

Burton N. Lipshie, Managing Attorney
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

Program Schedule:
9:00 Introduction

9:15 Statute of Limitations and Commencement of an Action
• Medical and professional malpractice
• CPLR 205(a)
• Intentional torts
• Breach of fiduciary duty

10:35 Accelerated Judgment and Motion Practice
• CPLR 3211 and timing of summary judgment motions
• Summary judgment standards
• Vacating a default
• Motion papers and proper service

11:35 Break

11:45 Pre-, During, and Post-Trial: Judgment and Enforcement
• Forum selection clauses
• Trial testimony
• Polling the jury
• E-discovery, and “Palpably improper” demands
• Liens on real property, and attaching foreign assets
• Damages for wrongful attachment