MIGC, LLC, res, v. ALEXANDER LUPENKO, ap — Motion by Weinberg, Gross & Pergament, LLP, for leave to withdraw as counsel for the appellant on an appeal from an order of the Supreme Court, Nassau County, dated August 7, 2012.

Upon the papers filed in support of the motion and no papers having been filed in relation or opposition thereto, it is

ORDERED that the motion is granted, and on or before January 28, 2013, Weinberg, Gross & Pergament, LLP, is directed to serve its client by one of the methods specified in CPLR 2103(c), with a copy of this decision and and shall file proof of such service with the Clerk of this court; and it is further,

ORDERED that no further proceedings shall be taken against the appellant without leave of the Court, until the expiration of 30 days after service upon him of a copy of this decision and .

BALKIN, J.P., HALL, AUSTIN and COHEN, JJ., concur.