- The Laws of New York
- Consolidated Laws
- Civil Practice Law & Rules
- Article 72: Recovery of Penalty or Forfeiture
Section 7205 Defense of good faith reliance on judicial decision
Civil Practice Law & Rules (CVP)
No action for a penalty or forfeiture may be brought for an act done in good faith and pursuant to a construction given to a statute by a decision of an appellate court and adjudged lawful thereby, where such act was done prior to a reversal or the overruling of such decision.