New York State Court of Claims

New York State Court of Claims

CHRISTMAN v. STATE OF NEW YORK, #2007-040-061, Claim No. 110225


Synopsis


Claim dismissed – Failure to prosecute.

Case Information

UID:
2007-040-061
Claimant(s):
PAUL CHRISTMAN
Claimant short name:
CHRISTMAN
Footnote (claimant name) :

Defendant(s):
STATE OF NEW YORK
Footnote (defendant name) :

Third-party claimant(s):

Third-party defendant(s):

Claim number(s):
110225
Motion number(s):

Cross-motion number(s):

Judge:
CHRISTOPHER J. McCARTHY
Claimant’s attorney:
Paul Christman, Pro Se
Defendant’s attorney:
ANDREW M. CUOMO
Attorney General of the State of New YorkBy: Dewey Lee, Esq., AAG
Third-party defendant’s attorney:

Signature date:
November 15, 2007
City:
Albany
Comments:

Official citation:

Appellate results:

See also (multicaptioned case)



Decision

By letter dated July 25, 2007, Claimant was directed by the Court to resume prosecution of this Claim and to serve and file a Note of Issue and Certificate of Readiness within 90 days of receipt of that letter or the Claim would be subject to dismissal, without further notice, pursuant to CPLR 3216.


The Court’s letter was served by regular mail and certified mail, return receipt requested. The Court’s records establish that Claimant’s agent – Doris Christman – received the letter by certified mail, return receipt requested on July 27, 2007.

Claimant having failed to file a Note of Issue and Certificate of Readiness as directed, it is

ORDERED that this Claim is dismissed pursuant to CPLR 3216.


November 15, 2007
Albany, New York

HON. CHRISTOPHER J. MCCARTHY
Judge of the Court of Claims