§ 1411 Damages Recoverable When Contributory Negligence or Assumption of Risk Is Established
§ 1412 Burden of Pleading; Burden of Proof
§ 1413 Applicability

Terms Used In New York Laws > Civil Practice Law & Rules > Article 14-A

  • action: includes a special proceeding; the words "plaintiff" and "defendant" include the petitioner and the respondent, respectively, in a special proceeding; and the words "summons" and "complaint" include the notice of petition and the petition, respectively, in a special proceeding. See N.Y. Civil Practice Law & Rules 105
  • damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • decedent: A deceased person.
  • law: means any statute or any civil practice rule. See N.Y. Civil Practice Law & Rules 105