Vol. 31 - No. 19 5/13/11
COURT OF APPEALS NEW FILINGS
Preliminary Appeal Statements processed by the Court of Appeals Clerk's Office
May 6 through May 12, 2011
Each week, the Clerk's Office prepares a list of recently-
filed appeals, subject matter reach decision sua sponte, or appeals may be
indicating short title, jurisdictional
and key issues.
because the parties selected for review
stipulate to withdrawal.
procedure of Rule 500.11.
briefing will be:
in the normal course, appellant's brief to
those appeals that proceed to the briefing schedule generally be filed within 60 days after the
appeal was taken; respondent's brief to be filed within 45 days after the due date for the filing of appellant's brief; and a reply brief, if any, to be filed within 15 days after the due date for the filing of respondent's brief.
The Court welcomes motions for amicus curiae participation
from those qualified and interested in the subject matter of
these newly filed appeals. direct any questions to the
Please refer to Clerk's Office.
BISSELL, MATTER OF v TOWN OF AMHERST, et al.: 4TH Dept. App. Div. order of 12/30/10; modification; leave to appeal granted by Court of Appeals, 5/5/11; WORKERS' COMPENSATION - THIRD-PARTY ACTION - APPORTIONMENT OF LITIGATION COSTS - FUTURE MEDICAL PAYMENTS - WHETHER THE APPELLATE DIVISION ERRED IN DISALLOWING PETITIONER FROM PRESENTLY RECOVERING FROM THE NEW YORK STATE INSURANCE FUND THOSE LITIGATION COSTS TRACEABLE TO THE FUTURE MEDICAL EXPENSES THAT PETITIONER RECOVERED IN A PERSONAL INJURY ACTION - WORKERS' COMPENSATION LAW §§ 13(a), 29(1) - MATTER OF KELLY v STATE INS. FUND (60 NY2d 131 );