Benefits of OCR PDF Electronic Copies vs Scanned PDF Electronic Copies

Optical Character Recognition (OCR) OCR PDF copies are electronic conversions of scanned images of printed text into encoded text. These texts can be electronically searched and stored more compactly. Portable Document Format (PDF) Basic PDF files come in two primary formats – non-linear (not “optimized”) and linear (“optimized”). Non-linear files consume less disk space than …

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Do the Appellate Division, First and Second Departments Accept Minuscripts in a Record on Appeal or Appendix?

Oftentimes, clients will submit documents for Records/Appendices that include minuscripts, which are documents that include two, four or more pages of transcript printed on one single page. In such cases, pages 30-33 of a transcript would be minimized and reformatted to fit on one page. As far as including minuscripts in the Record/Appendix is concerned, …

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