Thursday, February 16, 2017

Compiling the appellate record.

 Practice point:  It is the appellant's obligation of the to assemble a proper record on appeal, including all the relevant papers before the Supreme Court. An appeal that is based on an incomplete and improper record must be dismissed.

Case:  Deutsche Bank Natl. Trust Co. v. Hounnou, NY Slip Op 00958 (2d Dep't February 8, 2017)

Here is the decision.

Tomorrow's issue:  Manhole covers and the prior written notice requirement.