Corporate, Commercial and Business Law

Alvin Weiss Appointed to Supreme Court Advisory Committee on Expedited Civil Actions

6/13/2013 | News

Porzio, Bromberg & Newman P.C. (Porzio) congratulates Alvin Weiss on his appointment by Chief Justice Stuart Rabner to the newly formed Supreme Court Advisory Committee on Expedited Civil Actions.

The committee will consider and make recommendations to the Supreme Court regarding the types of cases appropriate for expedited civil action practice; pretrial procedures to expedite civil actions, trial practices to expedite civil actions; incentives for plaintiff and defense bar to use the expedited program; case management modifications for an expedited program; and whether the court rules need to be amended or new rules adopted for such a program.

A retired Essex County Assignment Judge, Mr. Weiss is Of Counsel to Porzio where he focuses his practice in the areas of litigation, mediation, and alternative dispute resolution.