What Should the Appellate Division Record Contain if Exhibits were Filed on a CD in the Lower Court?

Sometimes, in an effort to save a tree or two, attorneys will intentionally not include physical copies of exhibits in the motion papers in the Supreme Court. Rather than include voluminous medical records with thousands of pages, for instance, an attorney might attach a CD with bulk documents as an exhibit to their motion papers1. …

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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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