Video: Basics of Civil Litigation in New York

The “Major Monday’s” Webinar

In this video, “Basics of Civil Practice in New York,” Christopher Major, Civil Practice Team Leader at Lois Law Firm, provides an overview of civil litigation in New York’s Supreme courts. This video is from a live presentation on May 11, 2020.

Major discusses the following:

  • What are the jurisdictional requirements to bring a supreme court action in New York?
  • The “who, what, where, and when” of how lawsuits are filed.
  • What risk professionals need to know about civil practice in New York.
  • How recent case decisions will impact the practice in 2020.

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Why LOIS Has a Dedicated Civil Litigation Practice

Lois has a dedicated Civil Litigation Practice to serve general liability, premises liability, automobile liability insurance carriers and third party administrators in reimbursement claims under New York WCL § 29 and New Jersey’s Section 40 (N.J.S.A. 34:15-40). Our attorneys also regularly represent these clients’ insureds in defense of personal injury matters filed in all counties in Metropolitan New York, all counties in New Jersey and in the federal courts.

About the Host, Christopher Major, Esq.

At LOIS, Chris leads the Civil Litigation Practice, where he defends the interests of carriers and self-insureds in general liability claims including civil first-party defense in all personal injury, construction accident and motor vehicle accident negligence suits.

Christopher also protects and enforces the rights of carriers and self-insureds in all subrogation-related actions, including prosecuting subrogated actions in civil court under New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Statute Section 40 (N.J.S.A. 34:15-40) and New York Workers’ Compensation Law Section 29, asserting statutory demands for reimbursement under Section 40 and Section 29, litigating intercompany loss transfer in motor vehicle accident claims pursuant to New York Insurance Law Section 5105, and defending workers’ compensation carriers and self-insureds in New York HIMP-1 reimbursement requests.

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