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Q: I filed for a divorce 8 months ago and I checked the e-courts and I need help understanding the meaning of things

I filed for a divorce 8 months ago and I checked the e courts and it says there was a an appearance date April 29th that already passes, it says court date purpose : Conversion-Other , justice part: part 30 also the Date NOI Due: September 29th 2021.

What does all this mean? will I have to wait till September 29th??

Why there was an appearance date, I didn't know I was supposed to go to an appearance.

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David Ivan Bliven
David Ivan Bliven
  • White Plains, NY
  • Licensed in New York

A: E-courts is sometimes cryptic. Merely because it says there was an appearance doesn't mean there was one - it could be just a tickler in their system. That said, if the case is still uncontested, you need to file the judgment package along with the note of issue. Schedule a consult with a NYC Divorce Attorney for a full assessment.

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