Commercial Division Blog

Posted: September 13, 2017 / Categories Commercial, Court Rules/Procedures

First Department Arguments to be Broadcast Live Over the Internet

Presiding Justice Rolando T. Acosta has announced that effective Tuesday, September 12, 2017, oral argument of cases before the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, First Judicial Department will be broadcast live over the internet. The court's announcement explains that "[t]he public may watch the webcasts from most internet connected devices, including smart phones and tablet computers, by visiting the Court’s website at Additionally, a digital archive of oral arguments will be made available on the website for on demand viewing, generally within five business days."