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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

Both AD1 and AD2 routinely dismiss appeals that have not been timely perfected. In both courts the clerks make calendars of all civil appeals not perfected in a timely manner and publish those calendars in the New York Law Journal. After these notices have been...

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

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,...

Monday Motivation

Monday Motivation

Dear optimist, pessimist, and realist- while you guys were busy arguing about the glass of wine, I drank it! Sincerely, the opportunist! -Lori Greiner

Wednesday Wisdom

Wednesday Wisdom

Appellate Division, First or Second Department requires that the lower court file be subpoenaed to the Appellate Division. Once the subpoena is so-ordered by the Appellate Division and filed with the count court, it is the lower court clerk's responsibility to...

A Tribute to Our Friend

A Tribute to Our Friend

It is with a heavy heart we announce that our longtime friend and colleague Jim Coonan suddenly passed away on Sunday, April 4, 2021. Jim, a 35+ year veteran of the appellate printing industry arrived at PHP in April, 2002. He brought with him a savant's knowledge of...

Wednesday Wisdom

Wednesday Wisdom

A self-represented Litigant may voluntarily participate in e-filing by electronically recording his or her consent at the NYSCEF site, registering as an authorized e-filer with NYSCEF.