|§ R9402||Application for Admission|
|§ R9403||Referral to Another Judicial District|
|§ R9404||Certificate of Character and Fitness|
|§ R9405||Prior Application|
Terms Used In New York Laws > Civil Practice Law and Rules > Article 94 - Admission to Practice
- Allegation: something that someone says happened.
- Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
- Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
- Contemplation of death: The expectation of death that provides the primary motive to make a gift.
- Mortgagee: The person to whom property is mortgaged and who has loaned the money.
- 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.
- 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.