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New York Civil Practice Law & Rules Article 14-A - DAMAGE ACTIONS: EFFECT OF CONTRIBUTORY NEGLIGENCE AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK
1411 - Damages Recoverable When Contributory Negligence or Assumption of Risk is Established.
In any action to recover damages for personal injury, injury to property, or wrongful death, the culpable conduct attributable to the claimant or to the...
1412 - Burden of Pleading; Burden of Proof.
Culpable conduct claimed in diminution of damages, in accordance with section fourteen hundred eleven, shall be an affirmative defense to be pleaded and proved by...
1413 - Applicability.
This article shall apply to all causes of action accruing on or after September first, nineteen hundred seventy-five.
Last modified: February 3, 2019