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02.11.16 Transfer Order - Karst & von Oiste May 2015 FIFO/October 2015 In Extremis (Madden)

02.11.16 Transfer Order - Weitz & Luxenberg September 2014/November 2014 FIFO (Jaffe)

02.09.16 Justice Kern Decision/Order Bartalone Case #190398/2014

02.09.16 Weitz & Luxenberg request for trial assignment of October 2015 In Extremis Group/Miscellaneous Past In Extremis Cases (Updated)

02.08.16 April 2016 In Extremis Cluster List and Discovery Schedule (Updated)

02.05.16 Transfer Order - The Early Law Firm October 2015 In Extremis (Moulton)

02.05.16 Transfer Order - Meirowitz & Wasserberg October 2015 In Extremis (Kern)

01.19.16 Consent to Change Attorney - Columbia Boiler Company of Pottstown

01.19.16 Judge Madden Part 11 Trial Schedule (Amended)

01.13.16 Justice Kern - Pro hac vice decision on Bartolone #190398/14 (Levy Konigsberg)

The next asbestos case up is Levy Konigsberg April 2015 In Extremis, Bartolone vs Air & Liquid Systems et al., Index #190398/2014.  Justice Kern is presiding over another (non-asbestos) case first and expects the jury selection for the Bartolone case to begin on February 22, 2016 or February 29, 2016.  She will issue an order on the Bartolone case as soon as she has definite dates.



NYCAL website administration will be closed on Monday, February 15th in honor of Presidents' Day

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Defense Counsel Meeting Dates

*Please note that defense counsel meeting dates are now listed on the defendants only section of the website.

Part 11 Rule

All papers, letters, documents  etc. to the Court must state, under the index number, information identifying the cluster including the plaintiff’s law firm, and, if the papers are submitted in connection with a motion, the motion sequence number.

In addition, cover letters should state the adjourn date, if any, for the particular case or cases.

Mandatory E-Filing

Pursuant to Administrative Order, electronic filing will become mandatory in all asbestos cases that are commenced in New York County Supreme Court on or after February 27, 2012.

(See Notice to the Bar Regarding Mandatory E-Filing)

Justice Heitler will still be requiring working copies of all motion papers.

New Filing Requirements for NYCAL Asbestos Cases
(Initial Filing Only)

Effective 9/2/08, every NYCAL asbestos case filed must have an 8 1/2 x 11 cover sheet with the words:


The Clerk's Office will be assigning a special series of index numbers to all NYCAL cases which will enable the Court to keep track of filings.

Hand deliver all subpoenas to Room 412. All NOSJMs should be brought to Room 412 Wednesdays of each week only.




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