All Courts in the 9th are open for regular business hours.
You should not enter the Courthouse if you:
have flu like symptoms now or a fever within the last 24 hours or
have tested positive for COVID within the last 5 days, or have been directed to isolate or self monitor at home for COVID by any doctor, hospital or health agency.
You must wear a mask in the courhouse if you*:
left isolation within the past 5 days after recovering from COVID; or
have had close contact with a person testing positive for COVID within the past 10 days
Thank you for your cooperation in preventing the spread of COVID-19
Please note VIRTUAL COURT APPEARANCE INFORMATION:
Virtual Court appearances are conducted using Microsoft Teams. To learn what you need to do to appear virtually, visit NYCOURTS.GOV/APPEAR well in advance of your court date to prepare.
Need Court Help? Contact our 9JD Virtual Help Center by phone or e-mail:
(If known, please include the County and Court where you are requesting help)
Filings are directed through electronic means by represented parties and by mail for unrepresented parties. All filings must be made through either the New York State Electronic Filing system (NYSCEF), where available or through the Electronic Document Delivery System (EDDS). https://www.nycourts.gov/whatsnew/pdf/AO-114-20.pdf
For matters that will be heard virtually, parties/attorneys should receive information on how to attend a virtual court appearances from the Clerk. If you did not receive information, please contact the clerk of the Court to provide your correct contact information.
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