Due to COVID-19, the Governor of New York has issued many Executive Orders tolling statutes and the Chief Administrative Judge of the Courts has issued numerous Administrative Orders relating to New York Practice. These have created confusion and uncertainty among practitioners.
In this September 11, 2020, 1.6-hour (100-minute) program, Patrick M. Connors, Esquire, widely recognized as the leading expert on New York Practice and Procedure, provides valuable guidance and clarity to this confusing area of practice. Mr. Connors is the Albert and Angela Farone Distinguished Professor In New York Civil Practice at Albany Law School and since 2013 is the author of Siegel & Connors, New York Practice (6th ed. 2018).
Mr. Connors is a Professor at Albany Law School
where he teaches, inter alia, Legal Ethics. He is also a member of the New York
State Bar Association's Committee on Professional Ethics and a highly-respected
speaker, author, frequent expert witness, and consultant on attorney ethics and
Major topics include:
The Governor's Executive Orders Tolling Statutes
Administrative Orders From The Chief Administrative Judge Of The Courts
CPLR 201: Application of article
CPLR 5513: Time to take appeal, cross-appeal or move for permission to appeal; and CPLR 5514: Extension of time to take appeal or to move for permission to appeal
CPLR 7503: Application to compel or stay arbitration, stay of action, notice of intention to arbitrate
CPLR 2004: Extensions of time generally
CPLR 306-b: Service of the summons and complaint, summons with notice, third-party summons and complaint, or petition with a notice of petition or order to show cause
CPLR 3212(a )
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