New York Civil Practice

Credits: 3.00
Faculty: David Paul Horowitz, Minna Kotkin, Stephen Weiner

Prerequisite: Civil Procedure

The practice in civil cases in New York under the Civil Practice Law and Rules and related statutes are studied, including the structure and jurisdiction of New York courts; the commencement of actions; joinder of parties and causes of action; res judicata; statutes of limitation; pleadings; motion practice; accelerated judgement; disclosure devices; provisional remedies; trial practice; judgments and their enforcement; and special proceedings.

Grading and Method of Evaluation

Letter grade. Some faculty allow pass/fail option. Final exam.