Appellate Division, First and Second Departments: How to Ensure That the Co-Appellant or Cross-Appellant Shares in the Cost of the Joint Record/Appendix?

Appellate Division, First Department: “The parties shall consult and thereafter file a joint record or joint appendix …The cost of the joint record or joint appendix and the transcript, if any, shall be borne equally among the parties. (see 600.11(d))”   Appellate Division, Second Department: “Unless otherwise ordered by the court, all parties appealing from the …

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Appellate Division, First Department: Multiple Appellants? Why a Briefing Schedule is Recommended

Filing an appeal where multiple cross-appellants are involved can be complicated and at times challenging, especially when it’s the first time you are involved in such an appeal.  In the Appellate Division, First Department, appeals are placed into a specific calendared term.  There is no possible way to have multiple cross-appellants file their briefs within …

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