§ 2701 Appeal; General Applicability of Cplr
§ 2702 Proceedings Upon Remittitur

Terms Used In New York Laws > Surrogate's Court Procedure > Article 27 - Appeals

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.