New York Consolidated Laws, Civil Practice Law and Rules - CVP § 510. Grounds for change of place of trial

The court, upon motion, may change the place of trial of an action where:

1. the county designated for that purpose is not a proper county;  or

2. there is reason to believe that an impartial trial cannot be had in the proper county;  or

3. the convenience of material witnesses and the ends of justice will be promoted by the change.

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