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COURT REFORM: 2017!

Judge Kaye’s Vision for Consolidation and Simplification of the Trial Courts Ross Sandler Chief Judge Judith S. Kaye, who passed away at age 77 on January 6, 2016, left us some unfinished ...
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MODERN COURTS HONORS ZACHARY CARTER

The Fund for Modern Courts Invites you to the twelfth Cyrus R. Vance Tribute Honored Speaker: Hon. Zachary W. Carter Corporation Counsel of the City of New York Tuesday, April 7, 2015 8:00 a.m. The ...
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MOULTON'S THE NEW ADMIN JUDGE

Hon. Peter Moulton Named Administrative Judge, New York County Supreme Court, Civil Term New York – Chief Administrative Judge A. Gail Prudenti today announced the appointment of Hon. Peter H. ...
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WATCH THE "P.C.I."

Dear Academy Members and Friends: Effective March 1, 2015 - Confidential Personal Information MUST BE OMITTED OR REDACTED from all papers submitted to the Supreme Court (or County Court) for filing. ...
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SWEARING IN M.A.T.

Wednesday, 18 th February, 2015, from 4:30 P.M. to 7:30 P.M. Swearing-in of Milton Adair Tingling As County Clerk of New York County The Rotunda New York County Supreme Courthouse 60 Centre Str., ...
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ON NEW YORK'S PRO-BONO REPORTING

Dear Member: You may have heard that the House of Delegates of the New York State Bar Association recommended that New York attorneys report their pro bono hours anonymously, that OCA report pro bono ...
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FLACKS'S HOT FLASHES

THE FLACKS REPORT - "Hot Court Flashes" November, 2014 Heitler to Leave Manhattan Supreme Administrative Judge Post Supreme Court Justice Sherry Klein Heitler reached the State ...
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VOLUNTARY PRO BONO FORUM

NYCLA Public Forum on the Mandatory Reporting of Voluntary Pro Bono Tuesday, May 27 | 4 p.m. NYCLA Home of Law, 14 Vesey Street, New York, NY REGISTER via New York County Lawyers' Association ...
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IS MANDATORY REPORTING OF PRO BONO COERCIVE?

WE REQUEST YOUR WRITTEN COMMENTS BY MAY 16, 2014 ON MANDATORY REPORTING OF VOLUNTARY PRO BONO SERVICE AND FINANCIAL CONTRIBUTIONS On May 27, 2014, beginning at 4:00 p.m., NYCLA will hold a Public ...
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CAROLINE KENNEDY IS A DELINQUENT

As reported by Dan Wise on WiseLawNY : Caroline Kennedy’s Attorney Registration is ‘Delinquent’ Caroline Kennedy has let her attorney registration lapse. Again. And, just like the ...
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JAFFE v MELLA

wiselawny Jaffe and Mella Square Off in Surrogate Primary 27 Jul Two Civil Court judges are vying to become the Democratic Party's candidate for Surrogate in Manhattan: Barbara Jaffe, who handles ...
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INVOLUNTARY SERVITUDE FOR LAW STUDENTS

Office of the President Dear Lucas: In his Law Day speech on Tuesday, Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman announced that beginning next year, people seeking admission to the bar in New York will be required ...
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EVERYONE SHOULD GET THEIR DAY

A..G. Schneiderman Marks Law Day By Reaffirming Commitment To Equal Justice Cites Three Year Commitment To Fund Foreclosure Prevention Legal Services, Including $15 Million In This Year's Budget ...
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FORECLOSURE LAWYERS GET HIT WITH PENALTIES

A.G. Schneiderman Announces $4 Million Settlement With New York Foreclosure Law Firm Steven J. Baum P.C. And Pillar Processing LLC Top Two Attorneys At Firm, Steven J. Baum and Brian Kumiega, Barred ...
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BUDGET CUTS ARE HURTING KIDS

Family's Plight Illustrates Adverse Effects of Budget Cuts on Courts Daniel Wise New York Law Journal In a report on the impact of the $170 million in budget cuts to the state's court system in the ...
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MAKING THE CASE FOR KIDS

Dear friends, Would you want to be judged for the rest of your life by your behavior at age16? Of course not, but that's the law in New York where sixteen and seventeen year olds are tried as adults ...
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JUSTICE COURTS GENERATE BIG MOULA

New York's Justice Courts Collected a Quarter Billion in Fine Related Revenue in 2009 New York's 1,246 town and village justice courts heard more than two million cases and collected $246 million in ...
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WITHOUT YOUR HELP, COURTS WILL CLOSE

Office of the President Dear Lucas A. Ferrara, Esq.: I am writing to urge that you TAKE ACTION on issues that are critically important to the legal profession. As we know, an independent, ...
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OCA'S GIFT TO LAWYERS: MORE RULES

Press Release Communications Office: David Bookstaver, Director Kali Holloway, Deputy Director (212) 428-2500 Date: Dec. 17, 2008 Hon. Ann Pfau Chief Administrative Judge www.nycourts.gov/press New ...
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WHO YOU GONNA CALL?

Do you know how to bring an emergency to a judge's attention, after hours? What if you need to get an injunction late on a Friday night... or over the weekend? Well, have no fear, in the State of New ...
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JUDGES "DENOUNCE AND REPUDIATE" OCA SALARY CAP

Over the weekend, we reported that the Association of Justices of the Supreme Court of the State of New York had corresponded with Ann T. Pfau, New York State's Chief Administrative Judge, advising ...
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DON'T DEFER ON ME!

The judicial-pay saga continues. As some of you will recall, the Office of Court Administration recently annouced that salaries for non-judicial personnel would be capped at $115,000 (in deference to ...
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IS OCA HOLDING UP ITS EMPLOYEES?

Here's a report we received from our friend, and political gadfly, Alan Flacks : As most people know, the legislature has failed for ten years to pass a bill approving judicial compensation, ...
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JUDITH KAYE SUES FOR PAY!

Judith S. Kaye, as Chief Judge of the State of New York, has filed a lawsuit against Sheldon Silver and The New York State Assembly, Joseph L. Bruno and the New York State Senate, Governor David ...
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YOU MAY WANT TO TAKE NOTICE OF THIS!

If you have ever received legal papers you know they can be pretty intimidating. These documents typically warn the recipient that if s/he fails to report to court or otherwise answer the papers, the ...
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