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Trials and Tribulations: Child Victims Act lawsuits reject pre-action discovery, but allow jurisdiction over alleged perpetrator

Two recent New York State Supreme Court cases have already begun to address the many uncertainties that will need to be resolved when the Child Victims Act officially goes into effect on Aug. 14, 2019. The first lawsuit, titled Estate of Gallagher v. Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America, Inc., Index. No. 58830/2019, 2019 WL 3332606 ...

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