Commercial and Federal Litigation Section Newsletter

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    Summer 2017

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    Message from the Chair (Mitchell J. Katz)

    Cross-Fertilization of Best Practices Recommendations to Improve Resolution of Commercial Disputes in the Courts and in Arbitration

    Clara Flebus

    Book Review: Business and Commercial Litigation in Federal Courts: An Essential Guide for the Successful Business Litigator

    Reviewed by Paul D. Sarkozi

    Lesley Rosenthal, Past Chair of the Commercial and Federal Litigation Section, Receives the 2017 Root/Stimson Award

    Patrick Leavy

    Third Annual Evening with the Commercial Division Justices
    Beth Gazes

    Text of 2017 Amendments to the Rules of the Commercial Division

    Update: International Litigation Committee

    Clara Flebus

    Mandatory Mediation of Certain Non-Commercial Division Commercial Cases in New York County

    First-ever Kings County Commercial Division Event

    Pending Requests for Public Comment on Proposed Rules of Interest to Civil Litigators

    Ex-New Yorker Explains California’s Far-Reaching Unfair Competition Law

    Robert M. Bodzin

    CPLR Amendments: 2017 Legislative Session

    2017 Amendments to the Uniform Rules for Supreme and County Courts, Rules Governing Appeals, and Certain Other Rules of Interest to Civil Litigators

    The Section’s District Leaders

    New CLE Requirements for Diversity, Inclusion, and Elimination of Bias

    Join a Commercial and Federal Litigation Section Committee

    Notes of the Section’s Executive Committee Meeting

    NYLitigator Preview: 2017 Women’s Initiative Study

    The Commercial and Federal Litigation Section Welcomes New Members

    Section Committees and Chairs


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    The Commercial and Federal Litigation Section Newsletter features updates on Section activities, programs and events; recent legislation; and information about current issues. Edited by Prof. Mark L. Davies, the Commercial and Federal Litigation Section Newsletter is published three times per year by the Commercial and Federal Litigation Section and distributed to Section members free of charge.

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