§ 7501 Effect of Arbitration Agreement
§ 7502 Applications to the Court; Venue; Statutes of Limitation; Provisional Remedies
§ 7503 Application to Compel or Stay Arbitration; Stay of Action; Notice of Intention to Arbitrate
§ 7504 Court Appointment of Arbitrator
§ 7505 Powers of Arbitrator
§ 7506 Hearing
§ 7507 Award; Form; Time; Delivery
§ 7508 Award by Confession
§ 7509 Modification of Award by Arbitrator
§ 7510 Confirmation of Award
§ 7511 Vacating or Modifying Award
§ 7512 Death or Incompetency of a Party
§ 7513 Fees and Expenses
§ 7514 Judgment On an Award
§ 7515 Mandatory Arbitration Clauses; Prohibited
§ 7516 Confirmation of an Award Based On a Consumer Credit Transaction

Terms Used In New York Laws > Civil Practice Law and Rules > Article 75 - Arbitration

  • Adjourn: A motion to adjourn a legislative chamber or a committee, if passed, ends that day's session.
  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.