January 30, 2020

A forum selection clause in a commercial contract allows both parties to agree in advance on the forum for any contractual dispute. It provides the parties with an opportunity to avoid being pulled into a court which is inconvenient or otherwise unreasonable to such pa...

January 15, 2020

A corporation formed in New York can sue or be sued in a litigation in New York. N.Y. Business Corp. Law § 202.

Of course, many corporations are formed in other states other than New York.  In New York parlance, such corporations are “foreign corporations.”

A foreign cor...

December 5, 2019

     CPLR 3213 permits the use of a motion for summary judgment in lieu of a complaint where an action is based upon an instrument for the payment of money only, such as a promissory note, or upon any judgment.

It allows a plaintiff to avoid what is usually a...

November 23, 2016

Here are some best practices to help avoid legal issues in using social media:

  1. Do not copy other people’s content without express permission to do so.

  2. It is generally permissible to link to other blogs or websites. However, you should ensure that the blog or we...

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