Current Developments in Commercial Division Practice

Current Developments in Commercial Division Practice
Monday, May 4, 2020 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Program Fee:

$229 for Members | $329 for Nonmembers
Members who are Recent Law Graduates, Newly Admitted Lawyers (admitted for the first time in any state or country 2018-2020), In-House/Corporate Counsel, Judges, or attorneys that practice within the Government, Academic or Not-for-Profit sectors attend this program for free.

CLE Credit:
New York: 3.0 Skills
New Jersey: TBD
California: TBD
Pennsylvania: TBD
Connecticut: Available to Licensed Attorneys

This program provides transitional/non-transitional credit to all attorneys

Description:
Commercial Division justices and practitioners will review and update practice and procedure in the Supreme Court's Commercial Division. The program will cover best practices, recent rule changes and proposals, and noteworthy decisions rendered by the Commercial and Appellate Divisions, including on discovery, motions to dismiss, and summary judgment. There will also be an update on the awarding of sanctions and attorneys' fees by Commercial Division justices.

Areas of Discussion:

  • Getting Your Case into the Commercial Division; Pre-Answer Motions
  • Initial Scheduling Conference; Discovery Rules and Disputes; Confidentiality Orders and Sealing; Sanctions
  • ESI from Non-Parties; Expert Discovery; Privilege Logs
  • Accelerated Adjudication; Best practices for Summary Judgment and Trial Preparation

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Program Chair:
Robert A. O'Hare Jr., O'Hare Parnagian LLP

Sponsoring Association Committees:
Litigation, John M. Lundin, Chair
State Courts of Superior Jurisdiction, Michael P. Regan, Chair


Where
New York City Bar 42 West 44th St New York, NY 10036

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