§ 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

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.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Interest rate: The amount paid by a borrower to a lender in exchange for the use of the lender's money for a certain period of time. Interest is paid on loans or on debt instruments, such as notes or bonds, either at regular intervals or as part of a lump sum payment when the issue matures. Source: OCC
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.