Recent Imposition of Sanctions Ensuring Compliance With NY Discovery Rules

New York Law Journal

Lara A. Flath Gaby Colvin Jacob M. Fargo

Several recent decisions emphasize the importance of faithfully adhering to discovery obligations. To help litigants avoid the pitfalls of noncompliance, partner Lara Flath and associates Jacob Fargo and Gaby Colvin provide an overview of the rules that empower courts to impose sanctions and examples of courts employing this authority to deter discovery violations.