The Standard For, and New Guidelines to Govern, Securing Non-Party Discovery

By: Leo K. Barnes Jr.*

*Mr. Barnes, a member of Barnes & Barnes, P.C. in Melville, practices commercial litigation and can be reached at


A recent decision from the Court of Appeals clarifying the standard to obtain non-party discovery, coupled with proposed new guidelines for obtaining electronically stored information (“ESI”) from […]

7 Ways To Keep Your Case Moving In NY Commercial Court

By Pete Brush

Law360, New York (July 12, 2013, 7:09 PM ET) — The New York Supreme Court’s Commercial Division, set up nearly two decades ago to handle corporate contract, fraud and similar disputes, is creaking under the weight of a growing caseload as Empire State businesses increasingly view it as the place to […]