§ 13-A-3.1 Disclosure of Content of Electronic Communications of Deceased User
§ 13-A-3.2 Disclosure of Other Digital Assets of Deceased User
§ 13-A-3.3 Disclosure of Content of Electronic Communications of Principal
§ 13-A-3.4 Disclosure of Other Digital Assets of Principal
§ 13-A-3.5 Disclosure of Digital Assets Held in Trust When Trustee Is Original User
§ 13-A-3.6 Disclosure of Contents of Electronic Communications Held in Trust When Trustee Not Original User
§ 13-A-3.7 Disclosure of Other Digital Assets Held in Trust When Trustee Not Original User
§ 13-A-3.8 Disclosure of Digital Assets to Guardian of Ward

Terms Used In New York Laws > Estates, Powers and Trusts > Article 13-A > Part 3

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Counterclaim: A claim that a defendant makes against a plaintiff.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Interrogatories: Written questions asked by one party of an opposing party, who must answer them in writing under oath; a discovery device in a lawsuit.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.