Mon Jun 01 2020 | Notice to the Bar : COVID-19 : Decisions

Matter of Attorneys in Violation of Judiciary Law § 468-a

Matter of Attorneys in Violation of Judiciary Law § 468-a, Order Extending Deadline for Written Responses. More...


As of April 13, 2020 the Appellate Division, Fourth Department has begun to operate as a virtual court and is expanding the operations of the Court and its ancillary agencies. More...

Fri Jul 05 2019 | Notice to the Bar : Decisions

Additional 2019 Summer Decision Release Dates Added

Fourth Department Adds Summer Decision Release Dates More...

Effect of New Rules on Matters Pending September 17th

Pursuant to the Joint Order of the Departments of the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division dated June 29, 2018, 22 NYCRR Part 1250, the new Practice Rules of the Appellate Division, shall apply to each matter pending in the Appellate Division on September 17, 2018 More...

Mon Jun 18 2018 | Notice to the Bar : Arguments : Decisions

Appeals Related to the Sept 13, 2018 Primary Elections

The Clerks' Offices of the Court of Appeals and the Appellate Division Departments release the following joint scheduling announcement. More...

Media Inquiries

Please direct all media inquiries to the Clerk of the Court:​

Mark W. Bennett, Esq.
M. Dolores Denman Courthouse
50 East Avenue, Suite 200
Rochester, NY 14604

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