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New York County - February 2014

The Chambers of Honorable Shirley W. Kornreich (Part 54) have been changed to Room 555 at 60 Centre Street. The fax number of Justice Kornreich’s Chambers has been changed to 212-952-2777. Courtroom and Chambers numbers remain unchanged.

The courtroom of Justice Saliann Scarpulla (Part 39) is located in Room 208 at 60 Centre Street. The telephone number of the Part remains unchanged (646-386-3275).

New York County - January 2014

Some changes in judicial assignments have been made effective February 3, 2014.More Info

New York County - January 2014

Chief Administrative Judge Prudenti has issued an Administrative Order that changes, effective February 17, 2014, the monetary threshold in New York County set by Uniform Rule 202.70 (a) from $ 150,000 to $ 500,000.

New York County - December 2013

Effective January 2, 2014, the name of the Motion Support Office will be changed to the “General Clerk’s Office.” More Info

New York County - September-October 2013

The Chief Administrative Judge of the Courts issued an Administrative Order (AO 224/13), dated September 16, 2013, that designated Part 53 (Hon. Charles E. Ramos) in the Commercial Division in New York County to handle all international commercial arbitration cases before the New York County Commercial Division. The Administrative Judge for Civil Matters of the First Judicial District, Hon. Sherry Klein Heitler, issued an Administrative Order, dated October 3, 2013, that implements Judge Prudenti’s Order.

Multiple Counties - September 2013

The Chief Administrative Judge of the Courts issued an Administrative Orde, dated September 16, 2013, that sets forth the current alignment (as of October 1, 2013) of courts and counties in the electronic filing program, both within the Commercial Division and outside it (AO 222/13). This Order is accessible on the website of the New York State Courts Electronic Filing System. E-filing is mandatory in Commercial Division cases in Erie, Kings, Nassau, New York, Suffolk, and Westchester Counties. Get further information on e-filing in the Commercial Division.

December 8, 2013


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