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Author: Esther Rose

Arising from the Same Injury: Applying NY General Obligations Law § 15-108(a) in Multi-Litigation Situations

Blog: The Westchester Litigator

New York General Obligations Law § 15-108(a) (GOL 15-108) applies when a plaintiff alleges multiple defendants are liable for tortious conduct for the same injury, but one or more defendants settle, and the trial proceeds against the remaining defendants. GOL 15-108 dictates that the plaintiff’s total recovery at trial is […]