Authored by David L. Ferstendig, of the Law Office of David L. Ferstendig, LLC in New York City, with more than 20 years' trial experience in New York Courts, LexisNexis AnswerGuide New York Civil Litigation offers valuable insights for dedicated trial lawyers, civil practitioners, new associates, and paralegals. It includes 90 detailed, task-oriented checklists, and more than 100 practice pointers (Warning, Strategic Point, Exception, Timing) to ensure best practices and avoidance of potential practice pitfalls.
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Table of Contents
INTRODUCTION How to Use lexis.com with This Publication
CHAPTER 1 Initial Pleadings
CHAPTER 2 Jurisdiction & Service of Process
CHAPTER 3 Responding to Initial Pleadings
CHAPTER 4 Statute of Limitations
CHAPTER 5 Venue, Forum Non Conveniens and Removal
CHAPTER 6 Disclosure
CHAPTER 7 Motion Practice
CHAPTER 8 Pretrial Formalities
CHAPTER 9 Trial
CHAPTER 10 Trial Evidence
CHAPTER 11 Judgments
CHAPTER 12 Enforcement of Money Judgments
CHAPTER 13 Appeals
CHAPTER 14 Provisional Remedies
CHAPTER 15 Arbitration
CHAPTER 16 Article 78 Proceedings
CHAPTER 17 Fees, Costs, Disbursements