Office of Court Administration News

E-Filing of Attorney’s Affidavits in Adoptions to Be Required by Rule of NYS Supreme Court, Appellate Division (November 14, 2022)

Sixty-Year Anniversary of New York’s Family Court (October 31, 2022)

Judicial Task Force Studying Serious Mental Illness to Release Final Report and Recommendations on Oct. 25th (October 24, 2022)

Virtual Pro Bono Awards Ceremony to Honor Attorneys for Volunteer Efforts on Behalf of New Yorkers in Need (October 24, 2022)

New York Courts to Commemorate 9/11 (September 8, 2022)

Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department Historic All African-American Bench (September 7, 2022)

Working Group on New York State Courts’ Pandemic-Related Practices to Hold Public Hearings in Western New York and New York City (September 6, 2022)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (August 29, 2022)

Historical Society of the New York Courts Presents Program Looking Back on the Notorious Willowbrook State School Case (August 25, 2022)

Seventh Judicial District Announces Lactation Room Project (August 24, 2022)

New Administrative Judge Named in Queens County (August 18, 2022)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (August 15, 2022)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (August 2, 2022)

New York State Court System Seeks Applicants for Spanish Interpreters Statewide (July 27, 2022)

Ceremony for Graduating Class of NYS Court Officers to be Held in Brooklyn (July 25, 2022)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (July 18, 2022)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (July 5, 2022)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (June 20, 2022)

Veterans Treatment Court Opens in Dutchess County (June 8, 2022)

Virtual Juror Orientation and Selection in Manhattan, A First in New York (June 7, 2022)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (June 6, 2022)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (May 23, 2022)

New York’s Seventh Judicial District Hosts Bicoastal Asian Pacific American Heritage Celebration (May 20, 2022)

Historical Society of the NY Courts Presents Program Looking Back on Landmark New York Court of Appeals Cases on LGBTQ Rights (May 12, 2022)

New Professional Development Program Targets Non-Judicial Court Employees, Grades 12-21 (May 10, 2022)

Pandemic Practices Working Group-Public Hearing Notice (May 10, 2022)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (May 9, 2022)

New Mandatory Mediation Program Administrator Named to Appellate Division, Second Department (May 2, 2022)

New Chief of Staff Named to Appellate Division, Second Department (May 2, 2022)

NY Court of Appeals to Host Law Day Celebration on May 2nd (April 29, 2022)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (April 25, 2022)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (April 11, 2022)

Online Curriculum Resources Exploring Equal Justice Complement NY Judicial Commission’s Award-Winning Documentary (March 29, 2022)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (March 28, 2022)

Online Form for Requesting Disability Accommodations – Pilot Program Expands to all NYC Trial Courts (March 18, 2022)

Midtown Community Court Launches Mental Health Part (March 14, 2022)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (March 14, 2022)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on the NYS Courts (March 1, 2022)

Chief Judge DiFiore Delivers 2022 State of Our Judiciary (February 16, 2022)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (January 31, 2022)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (January 18, 2022)

NYS Courts’ Historical Society to Present Program on Landmark LGBTQ Rights Cases (January 4, 2022)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (January 3, 2022)

New Administrative Judge Named to NYS Supreme Court-Civil Term in Manhattan (December 28, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (December 14, 2021)

Chief Judge DiFiore Names Members to New State Commission on Prosecutorial Conduct (December 13, 2021)

New Administrative Judge Named in Nassau County (December 1, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (November 29, 2021)

OCA Request for Comments re: Proposed Implementation of Mandatory E-filing (November 19, 2021)

New Report Documents Significant Progress Made, Efforts Underway to Advance Equal Justice in the NYS Courts  (November 17, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (November 15, 2021)

New Administrative Judge Named in Bronx County (November 8, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (November 1, 2021)

Virtual Ceremony to Honor Attorneys’ Volunteer Efforts on Behalf of New Yorkers in Need (October 21, 2021)

Chief Judge Provides Update on NYS Courts’ COVID-19 Vaccine Policy (October 20, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (October 18. 2021)

Administrative Judge Named in Ninth Judicial District (October 13, 2021)

New Administrative Judge Named for NYC Family Court (October 7, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (October 4 2021)

New Deputy Chief Administrative Judge Named for NYC Courts (October 1, 2021)

New Video Instructs NYS Jurors on Implicit Bias (September 29, 2021)

Innovative Cayuga County Court Addresses Opioid Crisis (September 22, 2021)

Statewide Eviction Filing Data Now Available on NY Courts’ Website (September 21, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (September 20, 2021)

Historical Society of NY Launches Digital Journal of NYS Courts Amid the Pandemic (September 15, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore to Address NY’s Civil Justice Gap at Public Hearing (September 10, 2021)

Chief Judge DiFiore Announces New Grants for Judiciary Civil Legal Services Program (September 8, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (September 7, 2021)

Seventh Judicial District Joins City and County Officials to Inaugurate New Courtrooms, Renovated Law Library and Other Work Spaces at Monroe County Hall of Justice (August 30, 2021)

Implementation of Mandatory Electronic Filing in NYC Civil Court (August 24, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (August 23, 2021)

Administrative Judges Named in NYC’s Queens County, Western NY’s Seventh Judicial District (August 19. 2021)

Hon. Norman St. George Named Deputy Chief Administrative Judge for Courts Outside New York City (August 18, 2021)

Updates to the Revised Mask Policy (August 17, 2021)

Court System to Expedite Resolution of Gun Cases in NYC (August 10, 2021)

New Administrative Judge Named to NYC Civil Court (August 9, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (August 9, 2021)

Implementation of Mandatory Electronic Filing in Civil Court (August 4, 2021)

Implementation of Mandatory Electronic Filing in Suprem Court (August 4, 2021)

New York State Attorney Emeritus Program (August 2, 2021)

NYS Courts to Implement New Protocols in Response to Rise in COVID Cases (July 28, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (July 26, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (July 12, 2021)

Expansion of E-Filing in The Civil Court of the City of New York (July 7, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (June 21, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (June 14, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (June 7, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (May 31, 2021)

Documentary on Civil Rights Leader Franklin H. Williams (May 31, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (May 24, 2021)

Statewide Opioid Trial to Begin at Touro Law School in Suffolk County on June 22(May 21, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (May 17, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (May 10, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (May 3, 2021)

Chief Judge DiFiore to Host Online Law Day Program (April 30, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (April 26, 2021)

Dutchess County Launches Innovative Court to Address Opioid Crisis (April 22, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (April 19, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (April 14, 2021)

Commission to Reimagine the Future of New York Courts Issues Two Additional Reports (April 5, 2021)

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (April 5, 2021)

Statement from Chief Judge Janet DiFiore on the Passing of Court of Appeals Associate Judge Paul G. Feinman

Commission on Judicial Nomination is Seeking Candidates

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore Delivers Message on COVID and the NYS Courts (March 29, 2021)