Law360, New York (September 15, 2016, 11:02 AM EDT) — Craig Weiner
Michael A. Kolcun Congratulations. After a hard-fought battle, your client’s win is secured and the opposition’s liability determined. But don’t rest easy; obtaining judgment in your client’s favor does not mean the fight is over.
Judgment enforcement is typically governed by the law of the state where collection is sought, which frequently means collection efforts are controlled by an arcane body of law replete with debtor-friendly roadblocks. The pursuit of judgment satisfaction requires careful navigation through a minefield of procedural pitfalls and substantive hurdles,…