Appellate Procedure Checklist–6 Key Facts to Know about…The Appellate Division, Second Department

Much like the other four Departments of the Appellate Division, AD2 has many rules that are specific to the Brooklyn-based Court. Below, find six such procedural rules that can greatly affect the process of perfecting appeals at the Appellate Division, Second Department. 1. Appellants are only granted six months to perfect their appeals at the Appellate …

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Appellate Procedure Checklist–What to Include When Filing a Notice of Appeal

As the beginning of the appellate process, properly filing a Notice of Appeal is of paramount importance. Below are the necessary items one must include when filing a Notice of Appeal in the four departments of the New York State Appellate Division. Remember that filing one’s Notice of Appeal is a jurisdictional requirement. Therefore, it …

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Appellate Procedure Checklist–Guides to Help You Determine Your Service & Filing Deadlines in AD1 and AD2

When it comes to service & filing deadlines, the Appellate Division, First and Second Departments are quite different. In the First Department, Appellants are given nine months from the date on the Notice of Appeal to serve/file a Record on Appeal or Appendix. In the Second Department, Appellants are only given six months. Also, the …

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Appellate Procedure Checklist–Necessary Documents for Your Record on Appeal

Wondering which documents you should send PrintingHouse Press in order to get your Record on Appeal assembled? Read on for the lists of necessary documents to submit when your appeal is from a trial or motion practice*. Please note that along with these documents, we will also need the following: Pre-Argument Statement (AD1) 5531 Statement …

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