Catalogue 2019 - 2020

LAW 771 New York Practice & Procedure II



Course Description

This course will build upon the concepts examined in New York Practice I, and address the intricacies of practice under the CPLR,(New York Civil Practice Law and Rules), focusing on what occurs after an action has been commenced. Topics to be covered include pleadings, affirmative defenses, bills of particulars, motion practice, motion to dismiss, summary judgment, default judgment, discontinuance of action, provisional remedies, disclosure, protective orders, selection of a jury, the trial proper, verdict, post appeal applications, and enforcement of judgments. New York Practice I is strongly recommended.