- The Laws of New York
- Consolidated Laws
- Civil Practice Law & Rules
- Article 12: Infants, Incompetents and Conservatees
Section 1203 Default judgment
Civil Practice Law & Rules (CVP)
No judgment by default may be entered against an infant or a person judicially declared to be incompetent unless his representative appeared in the action or twenty days have expired since appointment of a guardian ad litem for him. No default judgment may be entered against an adult incapable of adequately protecting his rights for whom a guardian ad litem has been appointed unless twenty days have expired since the appointment.