Print Publications

Bound volume subscriptions to the Official Reports include the New York Reports, Appellate Division Reports, and Miscellaneous Reports, as well as Advance Sheets and Cumulative Tables and Index pamphlets.

Approximately 20 bound volumes are issued per year including two Interim Volumes for NY3d. Cases are released in weekly soft-cover Advance Sheets prior to their inclusion in the bound volumes. The Cumulative Tables and Index pamphlet, released every two months, contains a Cumulative Table of Cases, Cumulative Table of Statutes, and Cumulative Digest-Index covering all opinions and memoranda reported in the Advance Sheets which have not yet been printed in the bound volumes.

Online Publications

The Official Reports, First, Second and Third Series, are available on the Westlaw online service.

The New York Slip Opinion Service provides access to recently released decisions prior to publication in the Official Reports, together with an electronic citation for each decision. Opinions selected for online publication only are also available.

The New York Official Reports Service provides access to the text of all deicisons published or abstracted in the Official Reports from January 1, 1980 through the latest Advance Sheet.

New York Law Reports Style Manual

All opinions published in the Official Reports conform to the New York Law Reports Style Manual, which has been prepared by the Law Reporting Bureau and approved by the Court of Appeals. It is given free of charge to Judges, court staff, attorneys and libraries. To obtain a copy, please email:
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