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Posted: January 29, 2021

Traverse Hearing Required When Defendant Defeats Prima Facie Validity of Affidavit of Service

On January 20, 2021, the Second Department issued a decision in US Bank N.A. v. Joseph, 2021 NY Slip Op. 00323, ordering a traverse hearing when the defendant defeated the prima facie validity of an affidavit of service, explaining: The court does not have personal jurisdiction over a defendant when a plaintiff fails to properly... Read more »