(Webcast) Practice Update: Application of Select Commercial Division Rules to all Supreme and County Courts

Monday, April 5, 2021 | 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Program Co-Chair:
Bart J. Eagle
Scarola Zubatov Schaffzin PLLC

Program Co-Chair:
John M. Lundin
Schlam Stone & Dolan LLP

Program Co-Chair:
Michael P. Regan
Tannenbaum Helpern Syracuse & Hirschtritt LLP

  • The Uniform Trial Court Rules recently were amended to apply several rules that had applied only to practice in the Commercial Division to all Supreme and County Courts. An expert panel will discuss those rules, how they have been implemented and interpreted in the Commercial Division and how they will affect practice in the parts to which they now apply.

    Program Fee:
    $99 for Members | $199 for Nonmembers
    Small Law Firm: $49 for Members

    Members who are Law Students, Recent Law Graduates, Newly Admitted Lawyers (admitted for the first time in any state or country 2019-2021), In-House/Corporate Counsel, Judges, and attorney members who practice within the Government, Academic or Not-for-Profit sectors attend this program for free.

  • Honorable Lucy A. Billings
    Retired Justice
    Supreme Court of the State of New York,
    New York County

    Honorable James d’Auguste
    Supreme Court of the State of New York, New York County

    Honorable Lawrence Knipel
    Supreme Court of the State of New York, Kings County
    Commercial Division

    Herbert Rodriguez
    Schwartz Goldstone Campisi & Kates, LLP

    Honorable Jennifer Schecter
    Supreme Court of the State of New York, New York County
    Commercial Division

  • 1:00pm – 1:10pm
    Introductin and Overview

    1:10pm – 1:40pm
    New Rules Governing Appearances, ADR, Settlement and Trials Procedure

    1:40pm – 2:10pm
    New Discovery Rules

    2:10pm – 2:40pm
    New Rules Affecting Motion Practice

    2:40pm – 3:00pm

  • New York: 2.0 Professional Practice
    New Jersey: 2.2 General
    California: 2.0 General
    Pennsylvania: 1.5 General
    Connecticut: Available to Licensed Attorneys

  • Sponsoring Association Committees:
    Council on Judicial Administration, Michael P. Regan, Chair
    Litigation, John M. Lundin, Chair
    Small Law Firm, Anne Wolfson, Chair
    State Courts of Superior Jurisdiction, Bart J. Eagle, Chair

    Co-Sponsoring Organization:
    Small Law Firm Center

    Sponsorship Opportunities are Available! Please Contact:
    Angie Avila, Manager, Membership Outreach and Sponsorships | (212) 382-6608 | aavila@nycbar.org