Yearly Archives: 2005

Dismissal for Want of Prosecution

Recent Verdicts | 4 Jul 2005 | by

While the average lawsuit in New York State may take a year or two to resolve, often cases can take years to resolve through no fault of defense counsel but, rather, through the inactivity and neglect on the part of the plaintiff or plaintiff’s counsel.  In those instances, it is possible that the action can be dismissed based upon an application by defense counsel […]