New York's Proposed UCC Amendments: Will New York Pass Legislative Amendments to Bring Its Uniform Commercial Code in Line with the Rest of the Country?

by Kyle C. Bisceglie Esq., Thomas J. Fleming Esq. and Lori Marks-Esterman Esq. New York's Antiquated UCC: In June 2013 legislation was proposed that would modernize New York's UCC, making a wholesale modification of Articles 3 and 4 governing negotiable instruments and bank procedures. The...

Supreme Court Refuses to Hear New York Amazon Tax Case

by Korey Clark On the same day that consumers were making Cyber Monday the busiest online shopping day in history (see Bird's eye view), the U.S. Supreme Court denied petitions from Amazon and Overstock to review a case from New York's highest court upholding that state's 2008 law requiring...