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Posted: December 9, 2019

Striking Answer and Dismissal of Counterclaims as Discovery Sanction Upheld

On November 27, 2019, the Second Department issued a decision in Sparakis v. Gozzer Corp., 2019 NY Slip Op. 08590, upholding striking an answer and dismissing counterclaims as a discovery sanction, explaining: In July 2016, the plaintiffs served the defendants with a request for production of documents. The defendants did not respond to this demand... Read more »