Administrative Orders

Administrative

In the Matter of the Reappointment of  STEVEN M. GOLD as United States Magistrate Judge

A Merit Panel was appointed by Administrative Order 2016-08 on November 3, 2016 to recommend to the Court the names of five (5) individuals qualified to serve as a United States Magistrate Judge within 90 days of the Panel's appointment.
By previous Administrative Order (No. 2017-01), the application period to apply for appointment as a United States Magistrate Judge was extended to February 17, 2017.
Given the additional number of applications received, the Merit Panel's deadline to recommend qualified individuals to the Court is hereby extended to March 30, 2017. This Order shall be effective nunc pro tunc to March 2, 2017.

Assignment of Cases Related to Darw'eesh, et. al, v. Trump, et. al, Docket No. 17-cv-480. Please see the attached order for details.

PACER Exemption Order Misc File 2017-02
In re: Application for Exemption from Electronic Public Access Fees (Alexander A. Reinert)

Extension of the merit panel for The United States Magistrate Judge vacancy in Brooklyn.

Deposit and Investment of Registry Funds

A magistrate judge vacancy was created on October 15, 2016. In addition, US Magistrate Judges Steven  M. Gold and Lois Bloom are under consideration for upcoming reappointment. This Administrative Order creates an Merit Selection Panel that will present five top candidates to the Board of Judges for the pending vacancy as well as its recommendation as to the reappointment of the two US Mgisitrate Judges. It was signed by Chief Judge Dora L. Irizarry today, November 3, 2016. 

In The Matter of Adoption of  Revised Schedules and Assignments at the Brooklyn Courthouse for 2017

Miscellaneous

In Re APPOINTMENT OF A UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE MERIT SELECTION PANEL

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