|§ 1411||Damages Recoverable When Contributory Negligence or Assumption of Risk Is Established|
|§ 1412||Burden of Pleading; Burden of Proof|
Terms Used In New York Laws > Civil Practice Law and Rules > Article 14-A
- Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
- Decedent: A deceased person.
- 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.