Appeals shall be taken from the court to the appellate division of the supreme court in the department in which the action or proceeding is pending, unless an appellate term of the supreme court has been established by said appellate division and it has directed that such appeals be taken to such term, in which case the appeal shall be taken to the appellate term.

Terms Used In N.Y. New York City Civil Court Law 1701

  • 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.