§ 4201 Powers of Referees to Report
§ R4211 Issues to Be Decided by the Court
§ R4212 Advisory Jury; Referee to Report
§ 4213 Decision of the Court

Terms Used In New York Laws > Civil Practice Law and Rules > Article 42 - Trial by the Court

  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Donee: The recipient of a gift.
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.