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New York Adopts "Katrina" Rule for Out-of-State Lawyers

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

NY recently adopted the “Katrina” rule for out-of-state lawyers to volunteer their legal services in New York when the Court of Appeals has determined an emergency exists affecting the justice system. The text of the rule is at http://www.courts.state.ny.us/CTAPPS/news/nottobar/MajorDisaster.pdf.

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