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New York State Bar Association

Serving the legal profession and the community since 1876

New York State Bar Association

For more than 135 years, the New York State Bar Association has shaped the development of the law, educated and informed the profession and the public, and responded to the demands of a changing society. Today, with a membership of more than 75,000 lawyers, representing every town, city and county in the state, the New York State Bar Association is the oldest and largest voluntary state bar organization in the nation.


  • CRIMINAL DISCOVERY: A Statutory and Appellate Court Analysis

    Lawrence N. Gray, Esq.
    Former Special Assistant Attorney General
    NYS Office of the Attorney General

    Product Description
    Criminal Discovery* is an invaluable handbook which focuses on criminal discovery in New York as encapsulated in New York's CPL 240. The author provides an in depth discussion of this statute by presenting each section verbatim followed by its US Supreme Court, New York Court of Appeals and Appellate Division gloss.

    Lawrence N. Gray is the author of numerous publications on criminal law and trial. Criminal Discovery draws from the author’s experience as a former special assistant attorney general and his many years of practice in the fields of criminal justice.                                                               ...
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    CRIMINAL DISCOVERY: A Statutory and Appe...
  • Medical Malpractice in New York Third Edition

    Robert Devine, Esq.
    Ivone, Devine & Jensen, Lake Success, NY

    Key Benefits
    • Learn from experienced practitioners the many aspects of the trial of a medical malpractice case
    • Understand the strategies behind plaintiff and defendant jury selection
    • Enhance and perfect your trial practice skills through effective deposition, cross-examination and summation techniques

    Product Description
    The third edition of Medical Malpractice in New York provides you with advanced insight into the many aspects of the trial of a medical malpractice case. Edited by Robert Devine, this book’s authors are experienced practitioners who share the knowledge and wisdom they have developed over the years.

    This comprehensive, 654-page hardbound book, provides a balanced approach to a medical malpractice action. The 27 chapters in Medical Malpractice provide a wea...
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    Medical Malpractice in New York Third Ed...
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  • Lawyer's Mistake Dooms Client's Case at 7th Circuit February 19, 2018 6:57am

    Once in a while, a case matters more to the lawyer than to the client. That is no doubt the case in Jaworski v. Master Hand Contractors. The defendant appealed a $340,000 judgment, but the U.S. Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed. Unfortunately for defense counsel, the appeals court......
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  • How to Cover for a Co-Counsel's Mistake February 19, 2018 8:57am

    In the business world, covering for a coworker's mistake is something that doesn't get done unless there's a motivating factor, like friendship, or if the team's collective performance benefits each individual's compensation. So, you can expect that it may happen frequently until work friendships get too strained. When lawyers......
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  • 3 Tips for How to Impress in Your Law School Interview February 19, 2018 8:56am

    If you're asked to interview as part of your application to law school, don't stress too much over it, but also don't treat it like an interview for a summer job at a car wash. Dress professionally, appear well-groomed, and be ready to talk about yourself and what you......
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  • Supreme Court Considers Intervening in DACA February 16, 2018 6:17pm

    In Monopoly, few players get to pass go and collect $200 without paying some dues along the way. President Trump is one of the few, and sometimes plays by his own rules. His lawyers are trying to bypass the federal appeals courts to take their case against "Dreamers" directly......
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  • FedEx Customer Data Exposed February 16, 2018 6:05pm

    Remember when you weren't supposed to throw sensitive information in the trash because nosey people could get it? Well, in case you didn't know, you shouldn't leave that information on old servers either. That includes abandoned Amazon accounts. FedEx is learning that lesson the hard way. A security company says......
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  • Lawyer Withdraws After Client Threatens His Life February 16, 2018 3:59pm

    A criminal defendant offers to pay someone to kill his lawyer, but aren't there people who would do it for free? Bad joke, but seriously when a client is willing to pay $30,000 to literally terminate his attorney, it's obvious there is an attorney-client conflict. That's why a judge......
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