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Wednesday Wisdom

Wednesday Wisdom

Co-appellants should file together for the same term. However, if one of the co-appellants is not ready for the term intended, a stipulation may be signed by all parties involved and filed with the court consenting to the next term, as long as all co-appellants file...

Wednesday Wisdom

Wednesday Wisdom

No record or appendix may include a transcript of testimony given at a trial, hearing or deposition that is reproduced in condensed format such that two or more pages of transcript in standard format appear on one page, unless the transcript was submitted in that...

Wednesday Wisdom

Wednesday Wisdom

Once that initial step is completed, the Appellate Division will assign a Case Number via direct email together with a link to the Notification of Case Number form. The attorney must complete this form, serve it upon the adversary and then upload the “Proof of Service...

Wednesday Wisdom

Wednesday Wisdom

At the Appellate Division, all electronically-filed motions and papers filed in opposition or relation to motions, should be filed in one PDF document, which shall contain bookmarks linking each separate document contained therein.

Wednesday Wisdom

Wednesday Wisdom

If the letter request or motion is being uploaded once the case has been established and the notification of case number has been served and the 20 days have elapse, then you do not have to file proof of service. If the case has just been registered and linked, then...

Wednesday Wisdom

Wednesday Wisdom

In order to file documents under seal, you either have to have a case that is sealed per an order of the lower court or a matter that is deemed confidential by law. When filing to NYSCEF, you need to check a box asking if this is a sealed matter. Once you click that,...

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