§ 1201 Action by Judgment Creditor for Sequestration
§ 1202 Appointment of Receiver of Property of a Domestic or Foreign Corporation
§ 1203 Temporary and Permanent Receiver
§ 1204 Oath and Security
§ 1205 Designation of Depositories by Court
§ 1206 Powers of Permanent Receiver
§ 1207 Duties of Receiver Upon Appointment
§ 1208 Penalty for Concealing Property From Receiver
§ 1209 Recovery of Assets
§ 1210 Order of Payment by Receiver
§ 1211 Final Distribution by Receiver
§ 1212 Disposition of Moneys Retained; Surplus; Unclaimed Distributions
§ 1213 Omission or Default of Receiver
§ 1214 Application by Attorney-General for Removal of Receiver and to Close Receivership
§ 1215 Resignation by Receiver; Filling Any Vacancy
§ 1216 Final Accounting; Notice; Duty of Attorney-General
§ 1217 Commissions
§ 1218 Special Provisions Relating to Actions or Special Proceedings Against Foreign Corporations

Terms Used In New York Laws > Business Corporation > Article 12

  • Chemical: means a substance with a distinct molecular composition or a group of structurally related substances and includes the breakdown products of the substance or substances that form through decomposition, degradation or metabolism. See
  • Chemical of concern: means a chemical identified by the department by rule pursuant to subdivision one of section 37-0905 of this title. See
  • Child care product: means a consumer product intended for use by children under three years of age, such as baby products, toys, car seats, nursing pillows, crib mattresses, and strollers. See
  • Children: means a person or persons aged twelve and under. See
  • Commissioner: shall mean the commissioner of consumer and worker protection. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 20-102
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Counterclaim: A claim that a defendant makes against a plaintiff.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Department: shall mean the department of consumer and worker protection. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 20-102
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Distributor: means a person who sells children's products to retail establishments on a wholesale basis. See
  • High-priority chemical: means (a) a chemical designated pursuant to paragraph (a) of subdivision two of section 37-0905 of this title; and

    (b) a chemical adopted by the department pursuant to paragraph (b) of subdivision two of section 37-0905 of this title. See

  • manufacturer: includes the importer or first domestic distributor of the children's product if the person who currently manufactures or assembles the children's product or whose brand name is affixed to the children's product does not have a presence in the United States. See
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Person: shall mean a natural person or an organization. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 20-102
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Statute of limitations: A law that sets the time within which parties must take action to enforce their rights.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Toy: means a product designed or intended by the manufacturer to be used by children at play. See
  • Trace contaminant: means a trace amount of a chemical or chemicals that is incidental to manufacturing, including an unintended by-product of chemical reactions during the manufacture of the children's product, a trace impurity in feed-stock, an incompletely reacted chemical mixture, or a degradation product. See
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • TRIS: shall include TCEP (TRIS (2-chloroethyl) phosphate) and TDCPP (TRIS (1,3-dichloro-2-propyl) phosphate). See
  • Very bioaccumulative: means having a bioconcentration factor or bioaccumulation factor greater than or equal to five thousand, or if neither are available, having a log Kow greater than 5. See
  • Very persistent: means having a half-life greater than or equal to one of the following: (a) a half-life in soil or sediment of greater than one hundred eighty days; (b) a half-life greater than or equal to sixty days in water or evidence of long-range transport. See