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Whether you are a transactional attorney inserting an indemnification clause into a contract, or a litigation attorney determining whether to sue on an indemnification provision, it is important to understand how New York courts distinguish between intra-party and third-party indemnification clauses.
Hospital records sometimes contradict the plaintiff’s account of what is alleged in the complaint. Admissibility depends on the source, reliability and relevance and plaintiff and defense lawyers need to understand the pertinent case law.
Read more about admission against interest and business record exception.
There are procedural avenues for issuing a valid out-of-state subpoena. An objection may be advantageous to the client if rules are violated.
Some provisions bypass the judge and sometimes allow an entry of a judgment without notice to the defendant.
By Jeremy M. Sher, Esq.
How and when to serve the summons and complaint on the defendants.
By Stacey Trien, Esq.
Jeremy will participate in the program, “Perfecting an Appeal in the Second Circuit and Considerations for Appellate Practitioners” on June 8.
The different rules and considerations for appeals in federal and state courts can be challenging even for experienced attorneys. Jeremy and other presenters will look at assessing cases for appeal, initiating and filing appeals, navigating the many required forms, timing and deadline considerations, requirements for briefs, records, and other appellate submissions, motion practice, oral argument, and costs.
Click here for more information on the Monroe County Bar Association program.
Stacey participates in the NYSBA CLE, Updates and Hot Trending Topics Affecting Insurance Coverage, in Buffalo. The overall program explores a number of complex substantive and procedural issues in the insurance coverage area. Insurance company attorneys and plaintiffs and defense litigators will also benefit from a discussion on emerging trends for cyber liability coverage as well as gain practical guidance on how to draft an effective position letter.
“This is an exciting time for the firm. In the past year, we have focused on meeting the needs of our long-standing clients as well as cultivating new client relationships. Our move to the First Federal Building doubled our space, including several extra offices to accommodate our planned growth,” said Cole.