- Surrogate's Court, Suffolk County
- Dec 14 2012 (Date Decided)
- Surrogate Czygier
PROCEEDING BY HOWARD MERCER AND DAVID MERCER TO REVOKE THE LETTERS TESTAMENTARY AND LETTERS OF TRUSTEESHIP ISSUED TO CAROL M. MERCER, MARTIN D. NEWMAN AND BNY MELLON, N.A. UNDER THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF NORMAN J. MERCER, Deceased. (211P2008/D/F/G) ó After conferring with counsel for the parties and the guardian ad litem, and the court having noted that, in spite of a direction in one of its decisions dated December 14, 2012 for counsel and the parties (emphasis added) to appear for conference on January 17, 2013, the fiduciaries were not in attendance for the conference, it has been determined that ongoing discovery regarding the referenced estate are stayed pending the court's determination of a motion returnable on January 29, 2013 seeking the disqualification of the firm representing the fiduciaries, as well as the removal of said fiduciaries.