Hurricane Sandy is causing closures to many law firms and the court systems in the New York area. And she even shut down public transit and closed Starbucks. But like Diamond Reporting & Legal Video, many legal professionals are in the office today.

Read more in the New York Law Journal article, “Lawyers, Courts Grapple With Work During Storm” by John Caher.

Here are updates to our earlier blog post about court closures in the area:

According to their website, New Jersey State Courts, closed Monday, are now also closed Tuesday, October 30th.

Federal courts in New York and New Jersey have also added Tuesday, October 30th to their closures. For updates and more information on the Eastern District, call 1-866-752-7362 – option 1 or https://www.nyed.uscourts.gov/;  The Southern District at www.nysd.uscourts.gov/; New Jersey District at http://www.njd.uscourts.gov/.