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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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  • The Best Part of Being a Federal Judge Is Speaking Your Mind December 18, 2018 2:09pm

    If asked, judges often say they like their jobs for noble reasons. They dispense justice and bring balance to the universal conflict of man, or something like that. Superman said it better. But if you could get inside the head of a federal judge, you would find they really......
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  • Fifth Circuit Dismisses Texas Plea for Anti-Sanctuary Bill December 18, 2018 11:26am

    In the fatal stand-off over the migrant caravan, the battle over sanctuary cities has faded from headlines recently. In Paxton v. Travis County, Texas, the issue was even more removed. In that case, Texas wanted the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals to declare its law against sanctuary cities......
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  • No More Black Justices on FL Supreme Court December 18, 2018 10:20am

    When the New Year rolls around, the Florida Supreme Court will be making history, and not in a good way. The state's high court will, for the first time in over 35 years, be without an African American justice on the bench. Apparently, this year is Justice Peggy Quince's......
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  • Facebook Knows Where You're Going Next December 18, 2018 1:15pm

    While Facebook might know quite a bit about you and the company you keep (at least digitally), the social giant has filed for a patent that predicts where its users are going, both literally and physically. The program, dubbed "Offline Trajectories," promises to help Facebook predict where a user......
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  • 5 Important Lessons to Learn in Law School December 18, 2018 12:56pm

    While most law students think that law school will teach them to be lawyers, that notion is pretty far from the actual truth. Law schools teach law students how to think like a lawyer, not how to practice. But, fortunately, many of the legal life lessons that law students......
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  • 5 Biggest Password Boo Boos Lawyers Make December 17, 2018 5:57pm

    Some lawyers think they are "smarter than the average bear," which was Yogi Bear's line back in the 1960s. If you don't remember Yogi and his sidekick Boo Boo, you are probably a Millennial. It's all good, but growing up in the 60s had its benefits. For example, Boo......
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