Practice Rules of the Appellate Division

Approved by Joint Order of the Departments of the New York State

Supreme Court, Appellate Division
December 12, 2017
(Revised June 29, 2018)

Full Text of New Rules…

REAL PROPERTY LAW SECTION MELVYN MITZNER SCHOLARSHIP

This $5,000 scholarship is awarded to a full- or part-time student enrolled in a New York State law school. It was created to honor the memory of Melvyn Mitzner, a legend in the New York real estate legal community. Mitzner is a former chair of the Real Property Law Section, and was an active and valued member of the Section for many years.

Efforts will be made to honor Mitzner’s commitment to professional achievement and to diversity in the profession.  To ensure geographic diversity, the Foundation will strive to select students attending New York State law schools in different counties each year, so that over time students from all areas of the State will be able to benefit from the scholarship. A preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial need.

The Real Property Law Section Melvyn Mitzner Scholarship application form has details on eligibility and requirements.

Application Deadline: December 3, 2018.

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Amy Jasiewicz
New York State Bar Association
Albany NY
(518) 463-3200
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REAL PROPERTY LAW SECTION LORRAINE POWER THARP SCHOLARSHIP

Amy E. Jasiewicz
Aug 15, 2018 2:07 PM
Amy E. Jasiewicz
The Real Property Law Section is now accepting applications for its two law student scholarships in the amount of $5,000 each. The scholarships will be awarded in 2019.

This Scholarship was created to honor the memory of Lorraine Power Tharp, who served as President of the NYSBA and Chair of the Real Property Law Section. The $ 5,000 scholarship is awarded to a second- or third-year law school student who best exemplifies the core values important to Lorraine: academic excellence, a demonstrated interest in public service, high integrity and, if possible, an interest in real property law.

Efforts will be made to honor Lorraine’s commitment to gender equity and diversity in the profession. To ensure geographic diversity, the Foundation will strive to select students attending New York State law schools in different counties each year, so that over time students from all areas of the state will be able to benefit from the scholarship. A preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial  need.

The Lorraine Power Tharp Scholarship application form has details on eligibility and requirements.

Application Deadline: December 3, 2018.

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Amy Jasiewicz
New York State Bar Association
Albany NY
(518) 463-3200
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