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PERFECTING CIVIL APPEALS IN THE APPELLATE DIVISION, FIRST AND SECOND DEPARTMENTS
50 Minutes Class
Course Description:
The New York State Appellate Division, First and Second Departments are a litany of rules and regulations – some official, some less so – with which attorneys must comply when perfecting their appeals. In our CLE, we explain the process and elaborate on the intricacies of that which is required when filing in each of these Courts. We focus on the preparation and timely filing of the Notice of Appeal and accompanying documents, and continue by detailing the necessary documents to be included in the Record/Appendix and  requirements for  appellate briefs. Topics such as enlargements of time, briefing schedules for appeals containing numerous parties and filing Motions for Leave to Appeal are also discussed in depth. We conclude by briefly discussing oral argument and providing an overview on perfecting an appeal in the New York State Court of Appeals, New York State’s highest court.

Learning Objectives:

I.     Understand how and when to file a Notice of Appeal

II.    Identify what to include in the Record on Appeal

III.   Grasp what to include in the Brief

IV.   Recognize best practices for presenting Oral Arguments

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THE APPELLATE PROCESS AT THE NY STATE APPELLATE DIVISION
100 Minutes Class

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Course Description:
The New York State Appellate Division, First, Second, Third and Fourth Departments have many rules and regulations, some official, some less so, with which attorneys must comply when perfecting their appeals. In this CLE, we will explain the process and elaborate on the intricacies of that which is required when filing in any of these four Courts. The presenters will begin by focusing on the preparation and timely filing of the Notice of Appeal and accompanying documents. They continue by enumerating the necessary documents to be included in the Record/Appendix and the requirements for the various appellate briefs. Idiosyncrasies such as enlargements of time, briefing schedules for appeals with numerous parties and filing Motions for Leave to Appeal are also discussed in depth. They conclude by briefly discussing oral argument and explaining how perfecting appeals works in the New York State Court of Appeals, which is New York State’s highest court.

Learning Objectives:

I.     Understand how and when to file a Notice of Appeal

II.    Identify what to include in the Record on Appeal

III.   Grasp what to include in the Brief

IV.   Present Oral Arguments

An Overview of the Appellate Process at the New York State Appellate Division, Second Circuit and Court of Appeals
100 Minutes Class
Course Description:
The New York State Appellate Division, Court of Appeals and the Second Circuit Court of Appeals have many rules and regulations, some official, some less so, with which attorneys must comply when perfecting their appeals. In this CLE, we will explain the process and elaborate on the intricacies of that which is required when filing in any of these Courts. The presenters will begin by focusing on the preparation and timely filing of the Notice of Appeal and accompanying documents. They continue by enumerating the necessary documents to be included in the Record/Appendix and the requirements for the various appellate briefs. Idiosyncrasies such as enlargements of time, briefing schedules for appeals with numerous parties and filing Motions are also discussed in depth. The presenters discuss oral argument and conclude the presentation discussing Electronic Filing and how it’s changing how we file today.

Learning Objectives:

I. Understand How and When to File Notice of Appeal

II. Know What to Include in the Record on Appeal/Appendix

III. Understand what to Include in the Briefs

IV. Oral Argument

V. The E-filing Process

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