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COURT UPDATE:  Consent to E-filing in All Cases in Suffolk County

COURT UPDATES | May 13, 2020

  By:  Kathryn Dalli, Esq.   Attorneys are now encouraged to consent to e-filing of all matters in which e-filing was not previously allowed.  The procedure is as follows: Cases originally commenced in hard copy form may be converted to electronic filing...

EXPANSION OF NON-ESSENTIAL FILINGS IN NY COURTS

COURT UPDATES | May 4, 2020

  By:  Kathryn Dalli, Esq.   According to the Chief Administrative Judge of the Courts, new steps have been taken by the Courts to allow the filing of documents in non-essential pending cases starting May 4, 2020. In pending cases that have been filed...

UPDATE: Appellate Divisions, First and Second Departments

COURT UPDATES | April 15, 2020

By Kathryn Dalli, Esq.   First Department With respect to deadlines to file briefs in the Appellate Division: First Department, the Court has advised that, in accordance with Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order of April 7, 2020 (E.O. 202.14), respondent and reply...

UPDATE: Court Protocols and Procedures Effective 4/13/20

COURT UPDATES | April 10, 2020

by Kathryn Dalli, Esq.   Pursuant to the Administrative Order of the Chief Administrative Judge, dated April 8, 2020, the courts are expanding non-essential trial court functions to include the following, effective April 13, 2020: 1. Conferences in Pending Cases:...