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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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    Snails live with their houses on their backs, and will withdraw into them in a moment's notice. Of course, they are slower than turtles. And their shells are really delicate -- not much protection against anything bigger than a shoe. Some in-house attorneys are like snails, and don't get......
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  • 3 Tips for Protecting Cryptocurrency Clients August 20, 2018 6:03pm

    For law firms looking for the next big lucrative niche practice area, cryptocurrency might just be it. After all, your clients might just literally be creating money out of thin air, which means they should be able to pay the high price tags normally associated with niche practices. However,......
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  • Whatever You Do During Trial Breaks, Don't Let Them See You Eat August 20, 2018 6:02pm

    When trial lawyers and clients break for lunch, a kind of paranoia sets in. They circle around a lunch table, ever careful not to sit too close to opposing counsel or parties. In the courthouse cafeteria or elevators, they look over their shoulders and always avoid jurors. If you......
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  • Greedy Tip of the Week: Up Your Hourly August 20, 2018 5:57pm

    When was the last time you raised your hourly rates? If it's been more than a year, you might want to consider evaluating the local legal market, and then raising your rates. Just like in any other industry, as you gain experience and your skills improve, you can command......
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  • Doctor Gets Stuck With Air Ambulance Bill August 20, 2018 12:20pm

    A ride in a private jet might be fun in some cases, but not if it's an air ambulance jet. It was really not fun for a doctor who arranged a jet ambulance for his son to be transported across the country for continuing medical care. It was actually......
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  • FINRA Arbitration Rule Beats Forum Selection Clause August 20, 2018 12:18pm

    When a nonprofit demanded arbitration under FINRA against J.P. Morgan, and filed a declaratory action in federal court to compel it, J.P. Morgan sought to litigate the matter out in a different court. According to the bank, despite the fact that FINRA Rule 12200 is clear that customers have......
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