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What's New - Archive [2013]

Dec. 17 New Chief of Policy and Planning, New Kings County Administrative Judge Named
Dec. 11 Court System Reports Dramatic Cut in Bronx Felony Case Inventory, Announce Plan to Slash Borough's Misdemeanor Backlog, Name New Bronx Appointment
Dec. 05 Task Force to Expand Access to Civil Legal Services in N.Y. - Report & Appendices
Dec. 02 Fiscal Year 2014-2015 Judiciary Budget Request
Dec. 02 Conduct a NYS Criminal History Record Search Online
Dec. 02 New Court Rule Permits Out-of-State Lawyers Employed as In-House Counsel to Provide Pro Bono Legal Services on Behalf of NY’s Needy
Nov. 15 2013 Report of the Chief Administrator of the Courts on Foreclosures
Nov. 14 Requests for Public Comment on the Certification or Recertification of Retired Justices of the Supreme Court
Nov. 08 2012 Annual Report of the Chief Administrator
Oct. 23 2013 Judicial Candidate Voter Guide
Oct. 23 Independent Judicial Election Qualification Commissions Issue Ratings of Judicial Candidates
Oct. 17 Governor Andrew Cuomo & Mayor Michael Bloomberg proclaim Thurs. Oct. 17th, "Mediation Settlement Day"
Learn more about mediation
Sep. 25 NY Judiciary Launches Nation's First Statewide Human Trafficking Intervention Initiative
Sep. 24 A Look At New York's Veterans Courts
Sep. 11 Mediation Settlement Day Kick-Off Event on October 8th
Aug. 29 Certificate of Merit in Residential Foreclosure Actions filed on or after Aug. 30, 2013
Aug 23 Judiciary Civil Legal Services RFP Awards Announced
Aug 12 DIY Star Award Ceremony Held
July 19 Notice of Chief Judge's Public Hearings on Civil Legal Services
July 17 Chief Judge Names Committee to Facilitate Pro Bono Efforts of In-House Counsel in NY
Jun. 4 Keeping Kids In School and Out of Court: Report and Recommendations - New York City School-Justice Partnership Task Force, May 2013
May 28 Chief Judge Names Members of Committee Charged With Examining How Non-Lawyer Advocates Can Help Narrow New York’s Justice Gap
May 15 Sapp et al. v City of New York (Sandy evacuees)
May 09 The UCS seeks sealed applications for funding Civil Legal Services
May 01 Law Day Celebration - Court of Appeals Hall
May 01 Chief Judge Announces New Attorney Registration Pro Bono Reporting Requirement
Apr. 23 Suffolk County Surrogate's Court wins DIY Star Award
Apr. 18 Martha Stewart Case-Interim Appellate Division Decision
Mar. 18 "NYC's Housing Court at 40" (YouTube Video)
Mar. 11 Decision in NY Statewide Coalition v. NYC Dept. of Health
Mar. 01 Learn how-to navigate the new web site
Feb. 26 Coming Soon! A newly redesigned NYCOURTS.GOV web site
Feb. 25 Hon. Carmen Beauchamp Ciparick Named Co-Chair of New York State Justice Task Force
Feb. 05 Chief Judge Lippman's 2013 State of the Judiciary Address: Print | Video
Jan. 24 Request for public comment relating to a judge's role in facilitating the ability of unrepresented litigants to have their matters fairly heard
Jan. 22 Unified Court System Annual Report, 2011
Jan. 18 New Administrative Judges Named in New York City, Nassau County and the Third Judicial District
 
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What's New - Archive [2012]

Dec. 04 Request for Public Comment relating to proposed rules establishing a voluntary ADR program in matrimonial actions
Nov. 30 Fiscal Year 2013-2014 Judiciary Budget Request
Nov. 30 Task Force to Expand Access to Civil Legal Services in N.Y. - Report & Appendices
Nov. 20 Requests for Public Comment relating to e-filing of documents in "secure" status and to redaction of personal identifying information in papers filed in civil matters
Nov. 08 Court Families Assistance Fund
(Hurricane Sandy)
Nov. 06 Statement from the Chief Judge Regarding the Passing of the Hon. Theodore T. Jones
Oct. 23 2012 Voter Guide - Information about Judicial Candidates
Sept. 19 Advisory Committee on NY State Pro Bono Bar Admission Requirements - Report
Sept. 19 NY First to Adopt Pro Bono Requirement for Bar Admission - Press Release | Rule | Web site
Sept. 19 Mediation Settlement Day & Annual Kick Off Event - (October 17 & 18, 2012)
Sept. 13 Join our e-mail list to receive e-mail alerts about court initiatives and events open to the public
Jul. 02 Focus on the Courts - July 2012 Edition
Jun. 26 The Chief Judge's Task Force on
Commercial Litigation in the 21st Century
- Report
Jun. 25 2012-13 Judiciary Civil Legal Services Awards per Judicial Department
Jun. 11 Documents in DSK Case
Jun. 05 2012?13 Judiciary Civil Legal Services Awards
May 25 Complaint in People of the State of NY against Pedro Hernandez
May 25 2012 David A. Garfinkel Essay Contest Winners Announced
May 22 Chief Judge Names Advisory Committee on Pro Bono Bar Admission Requirements
May 22 Amended Complaint Jury Trial Demand
(Dominique Strauss-Kahn case)
May 01 Law Day 2012 Ceremony at the Court of Appeals - Video | Transcript
May 01 Decision in DSK Case - (Posted 10 a.m.)
Apr. 25 Requests for Public Comment on Proposed New Uniform Rule of the Commercial Division
Apr. 20

Electronic Filing in Criminal Actions and Proceedings

Electronic Filing in Family Court Article Three and Article Ten Proceedings

Apr. 09 Requests for Public Comment on Proposed Amendments to 22 NYCRR § 202.16-a and 22 NYCRR § 202.5-b(d)(3)(iii)
Apr. 04 Hon. Lawrence K. Marks Named First Deputy Chief Administrative Judge
Apr. 03 Judiciary Civil Legal Services Funds—Request for Proposals
Mar. 27 Requests for Public Comment on Proposed Amendments to 22 NYCRR § 137.1(b) and 22 NYCRR § 202.12-a(b)(3).
Feb. 28 E-filing at Onondaga County
Feb. 14 Chief Judge Lippman's State of the Judiciary Address - Address | Video
Feb. 07 2010 NYC Drug Court Initiative Annual Report
Jan. 20 Expansion of E-Filing Programs in NY State-January, 2012*
Jan. 13 2010 Annual Report of the Chief Administrator
Jan. 13 2010 Family Court Statistics - Under FCA, Sec. 213 & 385
Jan. 11 Hon. Barry Kamins Named Administrative Judge of NYC Criminal Court
 
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What's New - Archive [2011]

Dec. 22 2010 Annual Report of the Chief Administrator
Dec. 07 First Annual Report Pursuant to Section 528 of the Judiciary Law (Jury Demographics)
Dec. 01 Fiscal Year 2012-2013 Judiciary Budget Request
Dec. 01 Proposed New Guidelines for Public Administrators
Dec. 01 Task Force to Expand Access to Civil Legal Services in New York - Report & Appendices
Nov. 30 Tenant Questions & Answers: Nonpayment Eviction Cases in New York State
Nov. 15 Case Assignments Involving Contributions to Judicial Campaigns
Nov. 14 2011 Foreclosures Report
Nov. 09 Suffolk County Judicial Diversion Program - new site
Nov. 07 Update on Tioga County, Family and Surrogate Court Operations
Oct. 21 2011 Voter Guide - Information about Judicial Candidates
Oct. 18 New Site - Workforce Diversity
Oct. 06 New York City Tenants: Questions & Answers About Housing Court
Sep. 26 New York State Permanent Commission on Sentencing
Sep. 08 Remembering 9/11
Aug. 31 Criminal Court of the City of New York: 2010 Annual Report
Aug. 03 Notice of Public Hearings on Civil Legal Services
Jul. 06 Court Interpreter Action Plan - (June 2011 Update)
Jun. 28 New Rule Governing Assignment of Cases Involving Judicial Campaign Contributors
Jun. 06 Registration of In-House Counsel
Jun. 06 eFiling in the New York State Courts: Report of the Chief Administrative Judge to the Governor, the Chief Judge, and the State Legislature
May 16 Focus on the Courts - May 2011 Edition
May 02 Chief Judge Lippman's Law Day Address - Transcript
Apr. 22 Revised RJI (Request for Judicial Intervention) Form
Mar. 17 Court of Appeals - new site
Mar. 08 Hon C. Randall Hinrichs Named Suffolk County Courts Administrative Judge
Mar. 04

Become a Court Interpreter - watch CUNY-TV's, "Study with the Best" feature story:
Video (WMV format, 5:08 Runtime) | Transcript

Mar. 01 Hon Craig J. Doran Named 7th Judicial District Administrative Judge
Feb. 15

Chief Judge Lippman's State of the Judiciary Address:
Address | Video of Broadcast

Feb. 15 Proposed Rule Governing Assignment of Cases Involving Contributors to Judicial Campaigns
Feb. 15 New York State Justice Task Force - New Site
Feb. 10 NYS Public Health Legal Manual
Jan. 18 Demonstration of the New E-Filing (NYSCEF) application: Video | Transcript

For NYSCEF questions please contact the Resource Center at (646) 386-3033
or via email: EFile@NYCourts.gov

Jan. 14 Lawyer Assistance Trust Newsletter - Autumn 2010
Dec. 03 2010 Foreclosures Report
 
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What's New - Archive [2010]

Dec. 03 2010 Foreclosures Report
Dec. 01 Court Leaders Submit Reduced Operating Budget for Fiscal Year 2011-2012: Press Release | Budget
Dec. 01 The Task Force to Expand Access to Civil Legal Services in NY: Report | Appendices
Dec. 01 32nd Annual Report, Year 2009
Nov. 30 Focus on the Courts
Nov. 23 Hon. Douglas McKeon Appointed Administrative Judge for Civil Matters in Twelfth Judicial District
Nov. 18 Chief Judge Lippman's response to NY State Attorney General & Governor-Elect Andrew Cuomo's correspondence regarding election-related litigation
Nov. 09 Atlantic Yards Decision
Oct. 28 First of its Kind Memorandum of Understanding Signed Between U.S. State Court and Australian Court
Oct. 25 Attorney Emeritus Program Expanded, Receives “Bright Ideas” Award from Harvard Kennedy School
Oct. 20 Chief Judge Announces Attorney Affirmation Requirement in Foreclosure Actions:
Press Release | Form | Administrative Order | More Info
Oct. 19 2010 Voter Guide - Information about Judicial Candidates
Oct. 13 Chief Judge Announces Creation of Permanent Sentencing Commission for New York State
Oct. 08 Divorce Resources Site, Reflects New Laws, Eff. 10/12/10
Oct. 01 NY State-Federal Judicial Council's Report on the Preservation of Electrically Stored Information - Sept. 2010
Sep. 29 Chief Judge's Hearing on Civil Legal Services, Sept. 29th (Windows Media Video)
Sep. 28 Chief Judge's Hearing on Civil Legal Services, Sept. 28th (Windows Media Video)
Sep. 27 Capital Review Board Meeting for Oct. 4
(Court Facilities)
Sep. 10 New York State Courts: An Introductory Guide, 2010
Jul. 26 Office of Court Facilities Planning Report - "An Assessment of Westchester County Family Court Facilities in Yonkers and New Rochelle"
Jul. 23 Focus on the Courts
Jul. 23 Chief Judge to Conduct Public Hearings on the Unmet Civil Legal Services Needs of Low-Income New Yorkers
Jul. 22 Task Force to Expand Access to Civil Legal Services in New York - new site
Jul. 07 Leandra's Law
Jun. 30 New Civil Pattern Jury Instructions: Damages—Actions for Wrongful Death and Conscious Pain and Suffering, Including Such Actions Based on Medical, Dental and Podiatric Malpractice
Jun. 22 Divorce Resources - new site
Jun. 09 Task Force to Support Chief Judge's Efforts to Ensure Adequate Legal Representation in Civil Proceedings Involving Fundamental Human Needs
May 26 Court System launches "Education Connection," an online learning program. Initial curriculum covers Drug Treatment Court Training.
May 18 Chief Judge Lippman Appoints Advisory Council to Foster Pro Bono by New York’s Most Experienced Lawyers
May 03 2010 Law Day Speech
Apr. 26 Chief Judge's 2010 State of the Judiciary Report
Apr. 12 Catalog of the Trial Court Law Libraries - new site
Mar. 30 Hon. Rolando T. Acosta Appointed to Commission on Judicial Conduct
Mar. 29 Surrogate’s Court of Richmond County, 13th Judicial District - new site
Mar. 19 Franklin H. Williams Judicial Commission on Minorities Newsletter
Mar. 16 Court System Study Yields Recommendations to Improve Management of Electronic Discovery: Press Release | Report
Mar. 04 Public Service Announcement - Be A Court Interpreter, Discover the Opportunities
Feb. 26 2009 Report to the Governor and the Legislature, Pursuant to Section 112-a (3) of the Domestic Relations Law, Concerning Expedited Calendaring of Adoption Proceedings
Feb. 23 Statement of the Chief Judge on the Court of Appeals Decision on Judicial Salaries
Feb. 23 Court of Appeals Decision in Judicial Compensation Cases 
Feb. 17 Jury Pool News - Winter 2010
Feb. 04 Matthew G. Kiernan Named Clerk of the Appellate Division for the Second Judicial Department
Feb. 02 Plan For The Future of The New York City Family Court
Feb. 02 NYC Family Court and Administration for Children's Services Launch Electronic Filing of Abuse and Neglect Petitions
Jan. 29 Queens County Supreme Court, Civil Term - new site
Queens County Supreme Court, Criminal Term - new site
Jan. 21 Kings County Supreme Court, Civil Term - new site
Jan. 21 Commercial Division Law Report Winter 2010
Jan. 19 New York State Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman’s Statement on Proposed 2010-11 Judiciary Budget
Jan. 11 The Unified Court System launches new homepage for nycourts.gov-to provide users with easier access to the broad array of court information available on the web site. The new homepage features a Topics A-Z index, a list of most requested sites, FAQ's, and a Google-powered search engine--with the goal of making navigating the web site more user friendly. 
 
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What's New - Archive [2009]

Dec. 17 FY2010-11 Judiciary Budget
Dec. 02 Hon. Sherry Klein Heitler Appointed Administrative Judge of Manhattan Supreme Court, Civil Term
Nov. 30 31st Annual Report, Year 2008
Nov. 13 Courts and CUNY Law School Partner on Innovative New Pilot Program
Nov. 05 The Bronx Criminal Division: Merger After Five Years: Report | Press Release
Oct. 30 Judicial Compensation: Court of Appeals Brief in Chief Judge v. the Governor
Oct. 29 NYC Criminal Court Drug Court Initiative 2008 Annual Report
Oct. 20 2009 Judicial Candidate Voter Guide
Oct. 19 Franklin H. Williams Judicial Commission on Minorities Newsletter
Oct. 15 Order to Show Cause in NYS Employees Fed. v. NYS Dept. of Health
Oct. 05 2010 Terms of Court*
Sep. 24 Court of Appeals Reception honoring Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor.
Sep. 14 Equal Justice: Newsletter of the NYS Judicial Committee on Women in the Courts
Sep. 01 Collaborative Family Law Center to Make Divorce Process Easier; New Center to Reduce Stress, Expense and Time Involved in Matrimonial Cases*
Sep. 01 Hon. Paula L. Feroleto Named Administrative Judge of Eighth Judicial District
Aug. 28 Annual Report, Criminal Court of the City of New York: 2008
Aug. 25 Lawyer Assistance Trust Summer 2009 Newsletter
Aug. 20 Skelos v. Paterson - Opinion & Order
Aug. 06 Hon. Alexander W. Hunter, Jr. Appointed to Appellate Term
Jul. 27 Skelos v. Paterson Scheduling Order
Jul. 23 OTSC in Skelos v Paterson 2009-06673
Jul. 21 Decision in Skelos v. Paterson
Jul. 15 Documents in Skelos v. Paterson
Jul. 14 Plaintiffs' Memorandum of Law/Affirmations in Skelos v. Paterson
Jul. 13 Briefs in Skelos v. Paterson
Jul. 09 Appellate Division Order in Skelos v. Paterson
Jul. 09 Decision in Skelos v. Paterson
Jul. 08 New Supervising Judges for New York City Family Court Announced
Jul. 07 Chief Judge Announces Launch of Veterans Project in Kings, Nassau and Queens Counties
Jun. 25 Jury Pool News - Summer 2009
Jun. 22 Home Foreclosure Information
Jun. 16 Decision in the Matter of Smith v. Espada
Jun. 02 Hon. Alan D. Scheinkman Appointed Administrative Judge of Ninth Judicial District
Jun. 01 Video Conference Schedule for NYC Criminal Terms*
May 29 Surrogate’s Court FAQ's
May 27 Hon. Michael V. Coccoma Appointed Deputy Chief Administrative Judge for Courts Outside New York City
May 26 On the Path to Equal Justice - F.H. Williams Judicial Commission on Minorities Brochure
May 19 Administrative and Court Records (FOIL) - New Site
May 12 Guardian Assistance Network - New Site
May 07 Attorney for the Child Contracts - New Site
May 07 New Family Court Administrative Appointments Announced
May 06 New Appointments of Administrative Judges in New York City
May 05 Hon. Rose H. Sconiers Named Chair of Franklin H. Williams Judicial Commission on Minorities
May 04 Patricia Morgan Appointed Clerk of the Court, Appellate Division, Fourth Department
May 01 Court Officer - Trainee Recruitment Site - New Site
Apr. 29 NYS Courts Access to Justice Program - New Site
Apr. 17 Independent Judicial Election Qualification Commissions - new site
Apr. 14 Franklin H. Williams Judicial Commission on Minorities Newsletter
Apr. 08 Second Step in Streamlining of Court Administration Announced
Apr. 02 2007 Annual Report of the Chief Administrator
Mar. 31 Attorney Rules of Professional Conduct
effective April 1, 2009
Mar. 26 Volunteer Attorney Program
Mar. 23 Jury Pool News - Spring 2009
Mar. 13 Expanding Access to Justice in New York State
A Ten-Year Report Prepared by the Office of the Deputy Chief Administrative Judge for Justice Initiatives (March 2009)
Mar. 11 Chief Judge Lippman Announces Restructuring of Judicial Administrative Leadership in New York State Courts
Mar. 11 New York City Criminal Court: Drug Court Initiative (English) - (Español)
Feb. 10 Be A Court Interpreter - Discover the Opportunities
Feb. 04 Permanent Judicial Commission on Justice for Children - revised site
Jan. 28 David A. Garfinkel Essay Contest
Jan. 13 Governor Paterson Appoints New Chief Judge
Jan. 12

Implementing New York’s Civil Voir Dire Law & Rules

 
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What's New - Archive [2008]

Dec. 16

New Attorney Rules of Professional Conduct Announced

Part 1200 - Rules Of Professional Conduct

Dec. 05 Las Salas De Tratamiento Para La Drogadicción de la Ciudad de Nueva York (New York City Drug Treatment Courts - Spanish version)
Dec. 04 Jury Pool News - Fall 2008
Nov. 26 Colloquium on the Future of Commercial Litigation in New York: Developing a Cost-Efficient Judicial Process for the Electronic Age
Nov. 25 2009-10 Judiciary Budget
Nov. 20 2009 Terms of Court - Corrected Listing
Nov. 12 State of The Judiciary Address by Chief Judge Kaye:
Watch Online | Text Version
Nov. 12 Green Justice: An Environmental Action Plan for the New York State Court System
Nov. 12 The Future of Probation in New York State, Report on - Nov. 2008
Oct. 30 Judge Kaye's Opening Remarks to the Tribal Courts Forum
Oct. 28 Larabee v. Governor, Amicus Brief, App. Div., First Dept., October, 2008
Oct. 22 2007 Drug Court Initiative Annual Report
Oct. 21 2008 Judicial Candidate Voter Guide
Oct. 01 Collaboration In Action: Coordinating Legal, Social and Community-Based Services for Rural Families and Youth October30, 2008 (invitation and registration form)
Sep. 23 Second Judicial Department Independent Judicial Election Qualification Commissions Announce Updated List of "Qualified" and "Not Qualified" Candidates*
Sep. 17 The Future of Town & Village Courts in NY State, by the Dunne Commission:
Press Release, Report & Appendix
Sep. 17 Action Plan for the Justice Courts - Two Year Update
Sep. 05 Second Judicial Department Independent Judicial Election Qualification Commissions Announce Interim List of "Qualified" and "Not Qualified" Candidates
Aug. 12 An Introductory Guide to the New York State Courts - 2008
Jul. 25 Candidate Ratings by Independent Judicial Election Qualification Commissions - 5th Judicial District and 7th Judicial District
Jul. 24 Candidate Ratings by Independent Judicial Election Qualification Commissions - 3rd Judicial District
Jul. 23 Premiere Issue of the PSC: Newsletter of New York State's Problem-Solving Courts
Jul. 23 Hon. Michael Coccoma Named Administrative Judge of Sixth Judicial District
Jul. 22 Jury Pool News - Summer 2008
Jul. 16 Candidate Ratings by Independent Judicial Election Qualification Commissions - 4th and 6th Judicial Districts
Jul. 10 Judicial Compensation Lawsuit: Papers Filed July 9, 2008
Jun. 18 Residential Mortgage Foreclosures: Promoting Early Court Intervention, Report
Jun. 18 Chief Judge Kaye Announces Residential Foreclosure Program
May 15 New charge from the Pattern Jury Instruction Committee for Breach of Contract - Substantial Performance by Contractor - Counterclaim by Defendant
May 05 Youth Site - revised site
Apr. 29 Court Interpreters - new site
Apr. 10 Judicial Compensation Lawsuit
Apr. 02 "They Deserve Better" Unanimous Support For Judicial Compensation Reform
Mar. 26 Jury Pool News - Spring 2008
Mar. 20 Public Administration Fellowship Program Brochure, 2009
Mar. 20 Commercial Division Clerkship Program Brochure, 2009
Mar. 06 Advisory Committee Reports, 2008
Feb. 26 34th National Conference on Professional Responsibility
Feb. 25 Inspector General - new site
Feb. 19 Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics- new site
Feb. 14 Video: NYS Court Interpreters*
Feb. 14 New Supervising Judges for New York City Family Court Named
Feb. 13 Hon. L. Priscilla Hall appointed as Administrative Judge of the State Supreme Court, Criminal Term, Kings County
Feb. 08 Judicial Campaign Ethics Handbook, 2008 Edition
Feb. 04 Conference of Chief Judges Supports Pay Raise for New York State Judges:
Press Release
Resolution
Jan. 31 SCAR (Small Claims Assessment Review) - revised site
Jan. 23 Bell Decision, Appellate Division, Second Department
Jan. 10 Annual Report, 2006
 
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What's New - Archive [2007]

Dec. 20 Law Guardian Report - December 2007
Dec. 19 Pro Bono Action Now Program - 5th Judicial District
Dec. 18 Jury Pool News - Winter 2008
Dec. 13 Judicial Commission on Minorities Newsletter - Winter 2008
Dec. 12 New Appointments to Disciplinary Committee of the Appellate Division, First Department Announced
Dec. 07 Hon. Michael J. Obus Appointed Administrative Judge of Manhattan Supreme Court, Criminal Term
Dec. 03 Court Leaders Submit Budget Request Containing Funding for Judicial Pay Increase, Focusing Attention on Judicial Compensation Inequity
Nov. 30 Revised SCAR (Small Claims Assessment Review) Application
Nov. 14 Family Court & Domestic Violence - new forms
Oct. 29 Town and Village Courts - new site
Oct. 29 Public Service Announcements
Oct. 22 2007 Judicial Candidate Voter Guide
Oct. 17 John W. McConnell Appointed Clerk of the Court, Appellate Division, First Department
Oct. 16 Hon. George D. Marlow Appointed to Newly Created Position of Statewide Judicial Director of Ethics Education and Counsel
Oct. 16 Justice Initiatives Conference - A Conversation About Rural Justice in New York: Planting the Seeds for Collaborations and Partnerships
Oct. 11 Center for Collaborative Family Law - new site
Sep. 12 New York State Selected to Host Unveiling of Jury Duty Postage Stamp
Press Release & Video
Aug. 29 Collaborative Law Event for NYC Matrimonial Lawyers
Aug. 09 Jury Pool News - Summer 2007
Jul. 13 2007 Merit Performance Award Honorees
Jul. 09 New charges and comment for trials under the Sex Offender Management and Treatment Act, Mental Hygiene Law Article 10, from the Pattern Jury Instruction Committee
Jul. 02 Bronx Supreme Civil Division - New Site
Jul. 02 Law Library of Bronx County - New Site
Jun. 22 JusticeWorks (Guide to Court Services)
Jun. 15 New York City Civil Court - Civil Part - Chinese version
Jun. 14 Kings County Supreme - Criminal Division, 2nd JD - new site
Jun. 14 Annual Media Contest to Promote Jury Service - High School Winners 2006/2007
Jun. 13 New Court System Website Section Offers Information on Civil Court Cases
Jun. 12

Chief Judge Kaye Addresses Business Leaders:
Press Release
Video of Press Conference
(Windows Media Player - 29 min. 50 sec)

May 29

Judicial Compensation in New York: A National Perspective, Report by the National Center for State Courts:
Report
Video of Press Conference (Windows Media Player)
Press Release

May 29 Hon. Ann Pfau Appointed Chief Administrative Judge of New York State
May 29 NYC Criminal Court - 2006 Annual Report
May 23 Justice Jonathan Lippman Appointed Presiding Justice of The Appellate Division, First Judicial Department
May 23 Special Commission on the Future of the New York State Courts
May 14 9th JD - Westchester Family Court - new site*
May 14 Court Reform - Future of NY State Courts, The Special Commission - new site
May 07 Judicial Election Qualification Commission Questionnaire
May 01 Public Administration Fellowship Program
May 01 New York Housing Court - Chinese version
Apr. 30 Chief Judge Judith S. Kaye's 2007 Law Day Address
Apr. 30 New Youth Web Site Launched
Apr. 26 Benchmarks - UCS Journal - Spring 2007
Apr. 25 Questions fréquemment posées - Cour Correctionnelle de l'Etat de New York
(NYC Criminal Court FAQ - French version)
Apr. 20 Jury Pool News - Spring 2007
Apr. 09 Chief Judge Kaye Announces Five-Point Plan to Address Crisis in Judicial Salaries
Apr. 02 Court System Launches New Youth Website
Mar. 29 Guardian & Fiduciary Services - new site
Mar. 28 New Queens Supreme Court Initiative Connects Self-Represented Litigants with Community Lawyers
Mar. 21 Hon. Bernice Siegal Named Supervising Judge
Mar. 14 New Queens Supreme Court Administrative Judges Named
Mar. 09 Hon. Martin E. Smith Named Supervising Judge
Mar. 09 New Campaign Ethics Training Dates Announced
Mar. 09 New Commercial Division Part Opens in Fifth Judicial District
Feb. 26 State of the Judiciary Address by Chief Judge Kaye
Feb. 26 A Court System for the Future: The Promise of Court Restructuring in New York State, Report and Appendices
Feb. 26 Task Force on the Future of Probation in New York State, Report & Appendices
Feb. 23 Hon. Ariel E. Belen Appointed Administrative Judge of Brooklyn Supreme Court, Civil Term
Feb. 20 Judicial Institute on Professionalism in the Law - new site
Feb. 14 Notice Regarding Court Closings as a result of Winter Storm
Feb. 09 Appellate Briefs - 2nd Department
Feb. 08 Judicial Election Qualification Commissions Members Appointed
Feb. 02 Child Welfare Court Improvement Project - new site
Jan. 31 2007 Report of the Family Court Advisory & Rules Committee
Jan. 29 El Tribunal de Familias de la Ciudad de New York (New York City Family Court) - new site
Jan. 26 Problem-Solving Courts - new site
Jan. 18 Erie County Family Court - new site
Jan. 18 National Consortium on Racial and Ethnic Fairness in the Courts, May 2-5, 2007, Brochure and Registration Form
Jan. 16 First Steps in Action Plan to Improve Quality of Local Justice Courts - New Appointments and Administrative Changes Implemented to Enhance Justice Delivery in New York’s Town and Village Courts
Jan. 08 Deputy Communications Director for New York State Courts Appointed
Jan. 04 New Rules related to Attorney Advertising, Sections 130 and 1200*
Jan. 03 Kings County Supreme Court Law Library - new site
Jan. 03 Hon. Sherry Klein Heitler Appointed to Appellate Term
Jan. 03 Hon. Kathie Davidson Named Supervising Judge
Jan. 02 New York City Civil Court Small Claims Part - Chinese site
 
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What's New - Archive [2006]

Dec. 15 Jury Pool News - Winter 2007
Dec. 11 Benchmarks - UCS Journal - Fall 2006
Dec. 01 28th Annual Report, Year 2005
Dec. 01 6th Judicial District - new site
Nov. 21 Sweeping Reforms of New York’s Local Justice Courts Unveiled - Press Release and Report
Nov. 17 Task Force on the Future of Probation in NY State - new site
Nov. 15 Legal Education Opportunity Program - new site
Nov. 08 19th Annual Meeting of the National Consortium on Racial and Ethnic Fairness in the Courts
Oct. 24 Information about Judicial Candidates available in the 2006 Voter Guide and Press Release
Oct. 19 Drug Court Initiative, Annual Report 2005, by Criminal Court of NY City
Oct. 16 Needy Families Get Free Legal Advice from Law Firm Attorneys
Sep. 29 Jury Pool News - Fall 2006
Sep. 26 Task Force on the Future of Probation - Notice of Public Hearings
Sep. 20 10th Anniversary of Domestic Violence Courts
Sep. 20 Ten-Year Anniversary of New York’s Domestic Violence Courts, Commemoration Kicks Off October Domestic Violence Month
Aug. 15 Save Our Parks v. N.Y. Yankees
Aug. 09 New Rule Requiring Candidates in Judicial Elections in New York To File Financial Disclosure Statements
Aug. 03 Clerkship Program 2007- The Commercial Division of the Supreme Court
Aug. 01 Benchmarks - UCS Journal - Summer 2006
Jul. 31 Focus Groups Yield Recommendations for Improving Court Operations and Commercial Practice in New York
Jul. 31 Commercial Division Focus Group Report
Ju. 28 Renaming of streets to honor UCS 9-11 heroes
Jul. 25 Parent Education And Awareness Program, New Administrative Order
Jul. 24 New York Judges Can Now Order Parents To Attend Classes Designed to Ease Divorce Trauma on Children
Jul. 20 Jury Pool News - Summer 2006
Jul. 17 Chief Judge Appoints Special Commission on the Future of the New York State Courts - Panel Charged with Redesigning State’s Arcane Trial Court Structure
Jul. 17 Proposed Revision to Rule 202.8 - Procedures for Pending Motions in the Supreme Court
Jul. 06 New York Courts to Make “Virtual” Case Files Available on the Internet - Pilots to Begin in Manhattan and Broome County
Jul. 06 Court of Appeals Rules on Gay Marriage
Jul. 06 Supreme Court - 2nd JD, Richmond County - new site
Jun. 28 Commission on the Future of Indigent Defense Services, Final Report (with Addendum)
Jun. 28 Spangenberg Group Report on the Status of Indigent Defense in NY with Appendices
Jun. 19 Strengthening the Local Justice Courts: Focus of Action Plan - Reforms to Address Problems Detailed in State Comptroller Report
Jun. 15 Significant Restrictions on Lawyer Advertising To Be Adopted in New York
Jun. 15 Proposed Amendments to Rules Governing Lawyer Advertising
Jun. 14 Democracy in Action, Brochure for Teachers & Students
Jun. 12 Judicial Family Resources
Jun. 12 Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) - new site
Jun. 05 Candidates in Upcoming Judges Elections to Undergo Mandatory Ethics Training
May 30 Divorce Process Made Easier for New Yorkers without Attorneys
May 04 NY City Criminal Court, Annual Report 2005
May 04 Court Interpreter, Manual & Code of Ethics
May 02 Law Day 2006, Chief Judge Kaye's Address
Apr. 21 Quality Service - new site
Apr. 20 Improved Site Search Using the Google Search Appliance
Apr. 18 Justice Theodore Jones' Decisions in Transit Case
Apr. 17 Office of Public Affairs - new site
Apr. 05 New York Courts Implement Action Plan to Lessen Language Barriers for Non-English-Speaking Litigants
Apr. 05 Court Interpreting, Action Plan, April 2006
Mar. 28 Hon. Douglas McKeon Appointed Presiding Justice of Appellate Term of the Supreme Court for the First Judicial Department
Mar. 27 Hon. Lucindo Suarez Named Statewide Coordinating Judge for Summary Jury Trials
Mar. 22 Jury Pool News - Spring 2006
Mar. 09 Benchmarks - UCS Journal - Winter 2006
Mar. 02 Eastern Regional Conference, Access to Justice for the Self-Represented: Court and Community-Based Strategies and Solutions
Feb. 16 Court Exclusively for Sex Offense Cases Opens in Westchester: New York Becomes First State to Establish Adult Sex Offense Courts
Feb. 09 Kings County Supreme Civil Term - new site
Feb. 08 The Franklin H. Williams Judicial Commission on Minorities Winter '06 Newsletter
Feb. 06 State of the Judiciary Address by Chief Judge Kaye
Feb. 06 Matrimonial Commission Report to the Chief Judge of the State of New York, Feb. 2006, Report and Appendices
Feb. 06 Jury Trial Innovations in New York State: A Practical Guide for Trial Judges
Feb. 06 Commission to Examine Solo and Small Firm Practice
Feb. 06 Feerick Commission to Promote Public Confidence in Judicial Elections, Supplemental Report
Feb. 06 Commission on the Future of Indigent Defense Services, Interim Report
Feb. 03 Judiciary's Legislative Program, 2006 Advisory Committee Reports
Feb. 02 27th Annual Report, Year 2004
Jan. 23 Eastern Regional Conference, Access to Justice for the Self-Represented: Court and Community-Based Strategies and Solutions, May 11 - 12, 2006, The New York State Judicial Institute, 84 North Broadway, White Plains, NY 10603
Jan. 05 Self-Represented Litigants: Characteristics, Needs & Services (The Results of Two Surveys) by the Office of the Deputy Chief Administrative Judge for Justice Initiatives, Dec. 2005
Jan. 05 Hon. Theodore Jones Named Administrative Judge of Brooklyn Supreme Court, Civil Term
Jan. 03 Statewide Uniform Rules for Commercial Division Adopted & New Uniform Rules of the Commercial Division
 
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What's New - Archive [2005]

Dec. 27 Amended Appellate Division Scheduling Order in Transit Strike Case, 12/23/05
Dec. 22 Appellate Division Scheduling Order in Transit Strike Case, 12/21
Dec. 21 Criminal Contempt Order in Transit Strike Case
Dec. 21 Judge Theodore T. Jones's 12/20 Order in Transit Strike Case and Minutes from 12/20 conference
Dec. 20 Orders to Show Cause in Transit Strike Case
Dec. 19 Jury Pool News - Winter 2006
Dec. 15 Additional Injunction in Transit Strike Case
Dec. 14 Court Decision on Transit Strike
Dec. 13 Court Issues Injunctions Against Transit Strike: Transit Authority Injunction | MTA Bus Company Injunction
Dec. 07 Hon. Philip Minardo Appointed to Newly Created Position of Administrative Judge for Staten Island
Nov. 30 Court Leaders Submit Budget Request Containing Funding for Judicial Pay Increase, Focusing Attention on Judicial Compensation Inequity
Nov. 29 Appointments of Supervising Judges in 9th Judicial District
Nov. 16 Small Claims in NYS City, Town and Village Courts, A Guide To
Oct. 28 Spanish Content - Supreme Court Candidates, 2005 Voter Guide
Oct. 25 Supreme Court Candidates, 2005 Voter Guide
Oct. 21 Benchmarks - UCS Journal Fall 2005
Oct. 20 Court Security Report by The Task Force On Court Security, Oct. 2005
Oct. 07 Spanish Content - Nueva York - Ayuda en los Tribunales (CourtHelp)
Sept. 30 Family Justice Center - Brooklyn
Sept. 28 Matrimonial Commission - NYC Public Hearing Transcripts
Sept. 27 Jury Pool News - Fall 2005
Sept. 26 Matrimonial Decisions Newsletter*
Sept. 21 Fillable Employment Application Forms
Sept. 16 Spanish Content - New York City Civil Court, Small Claims Part
Sept. 14 An Introductory Guide to The NY State Courts (Booklet)
Sept. 08 New York Courts establish Katrina Courts and Families Recovery Fund
Sept. 02 Rules of the Court of Appeals - update effective September 1, 2005
Aug. 15 Monroe County: 7th Judicial District - new site
Aug. 11 Indigent Defense Commission - Rochester Hearing Transcript
July 27 Spanish Content - New York City Civil Court, Housing Part
July 25 3rd JD - Albany, Columbia, Greene, Rensselaer, Schoharie, Sullivan & Ulster Counties - new site
July 22 Brooklyn Treatment Court - new site
July 08 Judicial Campaign Ethics Center - new site
Jun. 23 Criminal Court's Drug Court Initiative 2004 Annual Report
Jun. 22 Jury Pool News - Summer 2005
Jun. 20 Lewis County: 5th Judicial District - new site
Jun. 20 Transcription Services
Jun. 20 Appellate Division, Second Department
Judicial Directory
Jun. 16 Benchmarks - UCS Journal
Jun. 09 8th Judicial District - Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans & Wyoming Counties - new site
Jun. 03 Appellate Division, First Department
Judicial Directory
Jun. 03 Surrogate's Court, New York County - new site
Jun. 02 Justice Herman Cahn's decision in
MSG v MTA
May 27 The Jury Trial Project - new site & final report
May 25 Law Day 2005
The American Jury: We the People in Action
May 10 Judge Karen Smith's decision
re. Dept of Motor Vehicles
May 09 Nassau County Matrimonial Center (Divorce)
May 05 Small Claims Assessment Review (SCAR)
- new site & application form
May 02 Court Officer-Trainee Exam 2005 - Announcement, Guide & Application Form*
Apr. 26 Court Employees Honored on Law Day 2005
Apr. 26 Partners in Justice: A Colloquium on Developing Collaborations Among Courts, Law School Clinical Programs and the Practicing Bar - new site
Apr. 25 Franklin H. Williams Judicial Commission on Minorities - Conference Report and Diversity Awards Invitation
Apr. 22 NYC Family Court - new site
Apr. 13 Annual Report of the Chief Administrator
26th Annual Report, Year 2003
Apr. 11 Filing Fees for Civil Cases - state-wide list
Apr. 07 Criminal Court of the City of NY - Annual Report '04
Mar. 22 Court Interpreting Services - FAQ
Mar. 17 Drug Treatment Courts - revised site
Mar. 14 Lawyers Manual on Domestic Violence: Representing the Victim
Mar. 10 Spanish Content - New York City Civil Court, Civil Part
Mar. 09 Search Warrant Manual
Mar. 02 CourtHelp Video - Getting help at the courthouse
Mar. 02 Clerkship Program - The Commercial Division of the Supreme Court
Feb. 23 Commission to Examine Solo & Small Firm Practice - new site
Feb. 17 Hon. John Leventhal Appointed To Appellate Term
Feb. 17 Report of the Family Court Advisory and Rules Committee
Feb. 14 Campaign for Fiscal Equity, Decision by Judge DeGrasse
Feb. 07 Judiciary's Legislative Program
2005 Advisory Committee Reports
Feb. 07 State of the Judiciary Address by Chief Judge Kaye
Feb. 07 Judicial Directory
Feb. 07 Nation’s First Court-Based Homelessness Prevention Program Opens in the South Bronx.
Feb. 07 Comprehensive Civil Justice Program Report & Appendices
Feb. 07 Report of the Commission On Fiduciary Appointments, Appendices, & Survey
Feb. 07 Indigent Defense Commission - new site
Feb. 05 Judge Ling-Cohan's decision in Hernandez, et al., v. Robles
Jan. 31 Judge Kavanagh's decision in Albany same-sex-marriage case
Jan. 05 Surrogate's Court of Queens County - new site
 
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What's New - Archive [2004]

Dec. 28 Jury Pool News - Winter 2005
Dec. 20 Appellate Division decision in Guy Velella case
Dec. 16 Court Terms & Holidays for 2005 to 2010
Dec. 14 Law Library of Queens County - new site
Dec. 07 WebCrims (Criminal) Case Information System - upgraded
Dec. 02 Criminal Law Library of NYC - new site
Nov. 30 Referees Report
re. Campaign for Fiscal Equity Case
Nov. 24 Family Court Forms 10-20a / 10-21a Added
Nov. 24 Ethics Commission - Computer Fill-In Forms Added
Nov. 16 Matrimonial Commission - Public Hearing Transcripts
Nov. 03 CRIMS (Criminal Records & Info. Mgmt. System) Access Form for Attorneys
Oct. 08 Justice Initiatives - new site
Oct. 07 Jury Pool News - Fall 2004
Oct. 01 2005 Holiday Schedule and Court Terms
Sept. 22 Parent Education Advisory Board - new site
Sept. 21 Part 142 - new rule of the Chief Administrative Judge
Sept. 20 Matrimonial Commission - new hearings
Sept. 14 NY County Supreme Criminal Term, 1st JD - new site
Sept. 08 Part 42 - new rule of the Chief Judge
Sept. 02 Tax Certiorari & Condemnation Proceedings - expanded site
Aug. 31 Justice Marcus's decision
re. People v. Clarence Norman
Aug. 31 7th Judicial District Forms
Aug. 26 Retainer and Closing Statements
Aug. 25 Justice Silbermann's decision
re. United for Peace and Justice v. Bloomberg
Aug. 25 Judicial Commission on Minorities,
(Franklin H. Williams)
- Fall 2004 newsletter
Aug. 25 Drug Treatment Court, Annual Report 2003 - Criminal Court of NY City
Aug. 17 Surrogate's Court Forms (Petitions for access to sealed adoption records) - 4 forms
Aug. 12 Franklin County, 4th Judicial District - new site
Aug. 10 5th Judicial District - Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Oneida, Onondaga & Oswego Counties - new site
Aug. 06 Kings County Clerk's Office - new site
Aug. 03 Judge DeGrasse's Decision
re. Campaign for Fiscal Equity
July 21 Plead Guilty By Mail Form - for NYC Criminal Court
July 19 9th Judicial District - Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland & Westchester Counties - new site
July 16 Judicial Committee on Women in the Courts - new site
June 28 Report from the Commission to Promote Public Confidence In Judicial Elections - Press Release, Report, & Bundled Appendices
June 21 Legal Fellows Program - 2005 brochure
June 17 Court System Launches Second Phase of Jury Reform in New York - Press Release, Interim Report, & Appendices to Report
June 16 New Administrative Judge for Fourth District Named
June 08 Rules of the Chief Administrative Judge
June 08 Jury Pool News - Summer Issue
June 07 Judge Kavanagh’s decision re. Robert Hebel v. Jason West
June 04 Plattsburgh City Court, 4th JD - new site
June 01 Statewide Task Force to Fix Flaws in New York’s Divorce Process Is Convened by Chief Judge
May 21 The Franklin H. Williams Judicial Commission on Minorities - new site
May 21 Spanish Content - Declaración de los Derechos del Cliente & Declaración de Responsibilidades del Cliente
May 20 Pro Bono Opportunities & Reports - new site
May 17 The Future of Indigent Defense Services in New York: Topic of New Commission’s Inquiry
May 11 Suffolk County District Court, 10th J.D. - new site
May 10 Warren County, 4th Judicial District - new site
May 05 New Administrative Judge in Queens Named
Apr. 30 To Win Equality by Law: Brown v. Board at 50 Law Day 2004, Judith S. Kaye
Apr. 26 Case of the Month - Brown v. Board of Education
Apr. 20 Chief Judge Names Commission to Examine Solo and Small Firm Practice
Apr. 20 Hon. Jan Plumadore Named Deputy Chief Administrative Judge for Courts Outside New York City
Apr. 14 50th Anniversary Commemoration of Brown v. Board of Ed - new site
Apr. 08 Rules of the Chief Judge & Rules of the Trial Courts - new site
Apr. 02 St. Lawrence County, 4th Judicial District - new site
Mar. 31 New Administrative Judge for Third Judicial District Selected
Mar. 23 Deputy Chief Administrative Judge Leaves to Help Establish Judicial Systems in Developing Countries
Mar. 16 Findings from the Leadership Development Conference, By the Franklin H. Williams, Judicial Commission on Minorities
Mar. 15 Judicial Campaign Ethics Handbook
Mar. 11 New web site navigation tool:
Site Table of Contents - listed alphabetically
Mar. 05 2004 Legislative Agenda & Advisory Committee Reports
Mar. 01 HIPAA (The Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act) - Fillable Form
Feb. 25 Court Records to be Posted on the Internet - Move Follows Recommendations from Commission on Public Access to Court Records
Press Release and Report
Feb. 24 Domestic Violence Bench Manual
Feb. 09 Public Access to Part 36 Database
Feb. 09 State of the Judiciary, The 2004 Address by Chief Judge Kaye - Report and Webcast
Jan. 26 Appellate 1st Dept. 1996 Centennial Book
Jan. 23 Annual Report of the Chief Administrator
25th Annual Report, Year 2002
Jan. 15 Creation of Statewide System Called For to Boost Numbers of NY Attorneys Providing Free Legal Services for the Poor - press release and
The Future of Pro Bono in New York - report
 
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What's New - Archive [2003]

Dec. 23 Appointments Made To Appellate Term, 9th and 10th Districts - press release
Dec. 12 Amendments to Uniform Rules of the Family and Surrogate's Court
Dec. 08 New Administrative Judge Named for Nassau County Courts - press release
Dec. 03 Commission to Promote Public Confidence in Judicial Elections Releases Interim Report
  Report | Appendices: A, B, C & D
Nov. 25 Case of the Month - Tony S. v. Time Warner
Nov. 21 NYC Civil Court - Civil, Housing Part, & Small Claims - new site
Nov. 19 New Administrative Judge of Suffolk County Courts Named - press release
Nov. 12 7th Judicial District - Cayuga, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne & Yates Counties - new site
Nov. 10 Hon. Ann Pfau Elevated to 1st Deputy Chief Administrative Judge; Hon. Neil Firetog Named Administrative Judge... - press release
Nov. 10 First Comprehensive Study on New York Drug Courts Shows Significant Reductions in Recidivism... - press release and NYS Adult Drug Court Evaluation - Report
Nov. 10 Implementation of new Civil Filing Fees in Supreme & County Courts
Nov. 06 Attorney-Client Fee Dispute Resolution Program - new site
Oct. 24 Criminal Justice System Handbook - French Version
Oct. 23 Indigent Defense Summit - new site
Oct. 20 Parent Education Advisory Board Report
Oct. 17 NYJuror.gov - new site
Oct. 03 Records Management - new site
Sept. 25 Procurement & Contract Opportunities - new site
Sept. 23 Report on the Westchester Courthouse Construction Project
Sept. 18 CLE site revised - new FAQs & Registration Info.
Sept. 10 Suffolk County District Court - new site
Aug. 11 CourtHelp - new site
Aug. 01 12th Judicial District - Bronx County - new site
Aug. 01 10th Judicial District - Nassau & Suffolk County - new site
Aug. 01 Integrated Domestic Violence Courts - new site
July 14 Criminal History Record Search
July 09 Legal Fellows Program
June 20 Attorney Registration Fee Increase
June 02 Surcharge, Fine & Crime Victims' Fee Adjustments
June 02 Fee Increases for Civil Courts
June 01 Part 36 Rules & Application for Appointment
July 15 Appellate Division MTA Decision
April 24 Commission on Public Access to Court Records - new site
April 14 Guardian & Fiduciary Services - new site
April 09 The Commission on the Jury
April 07 Historical Society of the NY State Courts - new site
April 02 Appellate Division - Second Department - new site
April 02 Appellate Division - First Department - new site
Mar. 27 Judicial Commission on Justice for Children - new site
 
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