N.Y. Civil Practice Law & Rules Section 5013
Effect of judgment dismissing claim


A judgment dismissing a cause of action before the close of the proponent’s evidence is not a dismissal on the merits unless it specifies otherwise, but a judgment dismissing a cause of action after the close of the proponent’s evidence is a dismissal on the merits unless it specifies otherwise.

Source: Section 5013 — Effect of judgment dismissing claim, https://www.­nysenate.­gov/legislation/laws/CVP/5013 (updated Sep. 22, 2014; accessed Jun. 15, 2024).

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Jun. 15, 2024

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Sep. 22, 2014

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