February 7, 2012
NY State Supreme Court and SDNY District and Bankruptcy courts will be closed in observance of Lincolnís Birthday, Monday February 13th, 2012 and again for Presidents Day, Monday, February 20th, 2012.
EDNY District and Bankruptcy courts will be open on Lincolnís Birthday, Monday February 13th, 2012 and closed for Presidents Day, Monday, February 20th, 2012.
Whenever the courts are closed it is still possible to file and retrieve documents, as well as commence cases over the Internet by means of electronic filing systems in several local area courts. The Federal SDNY and EDNY Courts, the SDNY and the EDNY Bankruptcy Courts, and the Supreme Courts in New York, Bronx, Kings, Queens, Richmond, Westchester, Nassau, and Suffolk counties, all have various capabilities for commencing, filing and retrieving papers electronically. Several upstate counties and the Court of Claims also accept electronic filings. Just be sure to review the applicable rules and manuals for the procedures that must be followed in using any of these systems.
If you wish to obtain access to the electronic filing systems of the above named courts, go to www.CourtAlert.com and click on Links at the top of the screen.
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