Proposed Rules of Interest to Civil Litigators (2022-2023)

By Commercial and Federal Litigation Section

Proposed Rules of Interest to Civil Litigators (2022-2023)

(http://ww2.nycourts.gov/rules/comments/index.shtml)

Note: The comment periods for the following proposed rules have expired. Comments must be submitted to [email protected].

December 6, 2022: Request for Public Comment on Amending Commercial Division Rule 32 Pertaining to the Scheduling of Witnesses
https://www.nycourts.gov/LegacyPDFS/rules/comments/pdf/RPC%20Comm%20Division%20Rule%2032%20Dec%206.pdf

November 29, 2022: Request for Public Comment on Amending Commercial Division Rule 29 Pertaining to the Identification of Deposition Testimony
https://www.nycourts.gov/LegacyPDFS/rules/comments/pdf/Comm-Division-Rule29.pdf

November 15, 2022: Request for Public Comment on Amending Commercial Division Rule 28 Relating to the Pre-marking of Exhibits
https://www.nycourts.gov/LegacyPDFS/rules/comments/pdf/Comm-Division-Rule28.pdf

October 27, 2022: Request for Public Comment on Amending Commercial Division Rule 27 to Add a Deadline for the Service of Opposition Papers to Motions in Limine and to Provide Guidance on the Issues that Motions in Limine Should Address
https://www.nycourts.gov/LegacyPDFS/rules/comments/pdf/Comm-Division-Rule-27.pdf

September 23, 2022: Request for Public Comment on Amending Commercial Division Rule 36 to Clarify the Courts’ Authority to Order Virtual Evidentiary Hearings and Bench Trials
https://www.nycourts.gov/LegacyPDFS/rules/comments/pdf/RPC%20Rule%2036%209-23.pdf

February 3, 2022: Request for Public Comment on Proposal to Adopt a New Part 60 and a New Part 160 to Establish General Statewide Rules for the Referral of Civil Disputes in the Trial Courts to Alternative Dispute Resolution
https://www.nycourts.gov/LegacyPDFS/rules/comments/pdf/Request-for-Public-Comment-ADR-rules-web.pdf