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A07395 Summary:

BILL NO    A07395 

SAME AS    SAME AS S04534

SPONSOR    Schimminger (MS)

COSPNSR    Weinstein, Titone, Paulin, Jaffee, Christensen, Lancman

MLTSPNSR   DelMonte, Gottfried, Koon, Mayersohn, Millman, Sweeney, Weisenberg

Amd S8602, CPLR

Expands the definition of "prevailing party" for purposes of counsel fees and
expenses in certain actions against the state, to include a party whose pursuit
of a non-frivolous claim or defense was a catalyst for a voluntary or
unilateral change in position by the opposing party that provides any
significant part of the relief sought.
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