Golia v Vieira, 2018 NY Slip Op 04537 [2d Dept 2018]
The original complaint in this action was superseded by an amended complaint (see Golia v Vieira, _____ AD3d _____ [Appellate Division Docket No. 2016-12969; decided herewith]). "The original complaint is no longer viable, inasmuch as the amended complaint takes the place of the original pleading'" (Taub v Schon, 148 AD3d 1200, 1201, quoting 100 Hudson Tenants Corp. v Laber, 98 AD2d 692, 692; see Pourquoi M.P.S., Inc. v Worldstar Intl., Ltd., 64 AD3d 551; Land v Merchants Despatch Transp. Co., 255 App Div 929, 929). Thus, the appeal and cross appeal from the order entered February 1, 2016, which determined the plaintiff's motion, inter alia, for leave to renew his opposition to the prior motion of the defendant Long Island College Hospital pursuant to CPLR 3211(a) to dismiss the original complaint insofar as asserted against it, has been rendered academic (see Chalasani v Neuman, 64 NY2d 879, 880; Mannino v Wells Fargo Home Mtge., Inc., 155 AD3d 860, 864; CRAFT EM CLO 2006-1, Ltd. v Deutsche Bank AG, 139 [*2]AD3d 638, 638-639; Pourquoi M.P.S., Inc. v Worldstar Intl., Ltd., 64 AD3d at 551-552; DePasquale v Estate of DePasquale, 44 AD3d 606, 607).