Service!March 2, 2019

Wilmington Trust, N.A. v Pape, 2019 NY Slip Op 01449 (2d Dept. 2019)

I remember as a younger lawyer serving pro-se Defendants in Civil Court, Queens County after the Defendant moved to dismiss for failure to obtain personal jurisdiction. and we were never going to bring the process server down for a traverse hearing. Oh classic.

” Moreover, the plaintiff’s re-service of the summons and verified complaint pursuant to CPLR 311-a during the pendency of the defendant’s motion to dismiss obviated the defendant’s jurisdictional objection”