Tag Archives : Hurricane Sandy

NY Gov Suspends Statutory Provisions in wake of Hurricane Sandy

New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed Executive Order #52 which provides “Temporary Suspension and Modification of Statutory Provisions Establishing Time Limitations on Actions and Time in Which to Take an Appeal.” You can see the full order on the New York State website. Courts in New York County are closed today, Friday, November 2, [...]

Sandy Disrupts, But Can’t Stop many NYC Legal Professionals

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 [...]

Storm Closes Starbucks in NYC

Wind. Rain. But at least there’s hot coffee, right? Not everywhere. Those of you who expect your java jolt at your favorite New York Starbucks will have to find an alternative coffee spot. The popular coffee chain closed all New York City store locations on Sunday, October 28, ahead of hurricane Sandy’s arrival. Signs in [...]

Hurricane Sandy Closes NY and NJ Courts

Severe weather conditions have closed courts throughout the New York metropolitan area. New York State Courts New York state courts and court offices are closed Monday, October 29th in all five boroughs of New York City and the counties of Nassau, Suffolk, Orange, Rockland, Dutchess, Westchester and Putnam. First and Second Departments of the Appellate [...]