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Posted: March 16, 2020

Upcoming Arguments in the Court of Appeals in March 2020

Upcoming argument in the Court of Appeals in March 2020 that may be of interest to commercial litigators: American International Specialty Lines Ins. Co. v. Allied Capital Corp. (No. 23) APL-2019-0040 (to be argued Tuesday, March 17) (“Arbitration—Award in Excess of Arbitrator’s Powers—Whether the arbitration panel exceeded its authority when it reconsidered the partial final... Read more »

Posted: March 16, 2020

New York Courts Further Restrict Operations in Response to Coronavirus

Following up on his March 13 memo announcing some limitations on operations in the New York state courts, on March 15, 2020, Chief Administrative Judge Marks issued a memo implementing further restrictions. They are (emphasis added): Effective 5 p.m. on Monday, March 16, we will be postponing all nonessential functions of the courts until further... Read more »