§ 7201 Action by State
§ 7202 Action by Person Aggrieved
§ 7203 Action by Common Informer
§ 7204 Recovery of Part of Penalty or Forfeiture
§ 7205 Defense of Good Faith Reliance On Judicial Decision

Terms Used In New York Laws > Civil Practice Law and Rules > Article 72 - Recovery of Penalty or Forfeiture

  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.