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The Resolution Part

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The Resolution Part Video (high-speed connections only;
Run time: 4 min. 55 sec., Windows Media format; for a full-screen display, as the video is playing right-click on the screen and choose Full Screen; also available for viewing in the Help Center in English and Spanish)

Written Transcript

This video is designed for self-represented litigants appearing in New York City Housing Court for the first time. It explains the parts' procedures and objectives, introduces the role of various court personnel and gives a complete walk-through of all services provided by the Court. The Resolution Part is the first place litigants appear and where attempts are made to settle cases before referral to a trial part. The self-represented litigant should have a better understanding of how the courts can assist them in resolving their cases after viewing this video.