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State Courts of Superior Jurisdiction

Non-Party Deponents

A.9077 (AM Weinstein) / S.5077 (Sen. Bonacic) - Authorizes a non-party deponent's counsel to participate and make objections on behalf of his or her client in an examination before trial in the same manner as counsel for a party.

  • Report in support of legislation by the State Courts of Superior Jurisdiction Committee, Reissued March 2014.
  • Signed by the Governor, Chp. 379 - September 23, 2014


Protective Orders

A.6554 (AM Braunstein) / S.4850 (Sen. Bonacic) - would amend CPLR section 3103(a) to permit non-parties who are not actually served with a subpoena, but whose records are nevertheless sought by the subpoena, to seek a protective order.

  • Report in support of legislation by the State Courts of Superior Jurisdiction Committee, June 2013.
  • Signed by the Governor, Chp. 205 - July 31, 2013

Service of Papers

A.6835 (AM Simotas) / S.4578 (Sen. Bonacic) - Would amend Section 3113 of the CPLR to provide that a non-party deponent's counsel may participate in the deposition and make objections on behalf of his or her client in the same manner as counsel for a party.

  • Report in support of legislation by the State Courts of Superior Jurisdiction Committee, May 2012.


Third-Party Defendants

A.624 (AM Weinstein) / S.3762 (Sen. DeFrancisco) - would amend the civil practice law and rules in relation to assertable defenses of a third-party defendant.

  • Report in support of legislation by the State Courts of Superior Jurisdiction Committee, July 2011.
  • Signed by Governor, Chp. 264 - August 3, 2011

 

For a full list of committee reports, click here.