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TEI files amicus brief regarding Michigan Court of Appeals decision in Gillette v. Dept of Treasury. Mar 1, 2016 9979
Alberta Court of Appeal dismisses O'Chiese application to appeal AER decision. Narine, Shari Brief article Jan 1, 2016 180
Doin' time for an unproven crime: the problem of unpreserved evidence sufficiency issues in criminal appeals. Sanders, Richard Mar 22, 2015 17673
Commission to hear appeals. Brief article Nov 21, 2014 205
The preservation rule in the New York Court of Appeals: how recent decisions and characterizations of the rule inform advocacy. Montes, Richard J.; Beatty, David A. Sep 22, 2014 14705
Sweeping down the plain: a modern rule for direct review in Oklahoma criminal appeals. Dupler, Bryan Lester Sep 22, 2014 6559
Early appellate remedies: partial final judgments. Yagoda, Jay A. Dec 1, 2013 4796
Elimination of Florida terms of court and its effect on appellate mandates. Amitrano, Scott S. Nov 1, 2013 1888
CPLR Article 78 proceedings and interlocutory appeals during an Article 78 proceeding. Castiglione, Joseph F. Sep 22, 2013 9784
From good to great: the four stages of effective self-editing. Hendrix, Wes Sep 22, 2013 5542
Supplementing the record in the federal courts of appeals: what if the evidence you need is not in the record? Harris, George C.; Li, Xiang Sep 22, 2013 7328
Orders on motions to dismiss for failure to state a cause of action - when are they final for purposes of filing notice of appeal? Gart, Carol A. Sep 1, 2013 2829
Application of the emoluments clause to Department of Defense civilian employees and military personnel. Green, Jeffrey Jun 1, 2013 9004
The decline of class actions. Klonoff, Robert H. Apr 1, 2013 7932
The decline of class actions. Klonoff, Robert H. Apr 1, 2013 11580
The decline of class actions. Klonoff, Robert H. Apr 1, 2013 34051
Sentence appeals in England: promoting consistent sentencing through robust appellate review. Rosenbaum, Briana Lynn Mar 22, 2013 9275
Sentence appeals in England: promoting consistent sentencing through robust appellate review. Rosenbaum, Briana Lynn Mar 22, 2013 20663
Failure to comply with rules governing appellate briefs will preclude appellate review of trial court's decision to grant summary judgment. Weinberger, Alan M. Jan 1, 2013 527
Enhancing the investor appeal of renewable energy. Mormann, Felix Jun 22, 2012 11969
Enhancing the investor appeal of renewable energy. Mormann, Felix Jun 22, 2012 14150
IRS wins second appeal of TIFD III-E. Friske, Karyn Bybee; Pulliam, Darlene Apr 1, 2012 362
The decline of oral argument in the Federal Courts of Appeals: a modest proposal for reform. Cleveland, David R.; Wisotsky, Steven Mar 22, 2012 13139
An absence of reason: why the Supreme Court of Canada should justify dismissing applications for leave to appeal. Cooney, Denise Jan 1, 2012 8266
What does it mean if your appeal as of right lacks a "substantial" constitutional question in the New York Court of Appeals? Pierce, Alan J. Dec 22, 2011 15817
Conquering competency and other professional responsibility pointers for appellate practitioners. Thoman, Jay L. Nov 1, 2011 17202
Back to the drawing board: re-examining accepted premises of regional circuit structure. Dragich, Martha Sep 22, 2011 22969
Representing children on appeal: changed circumstances, changed minds. Waksberg, Judith Sep 22, 2011 7078
Litigating article 32 errors after United States v. Davis. Maloney, John R. Sep 1, 2011 8646
Post-trial delay: the Mobius strip path. Flor, Andrew D. Jun 1, 2011 10815
Puerto Rico's Eleventh Amendment status anxiety. Chandler, Adam D. Jun 1, 2011 6793
When is finality ... final? Rehearing and resurrection in the Supreme Court. Bruhl, Aaron-Andrew P. Mar 22, 2011 10600
Abandoning law reports for official digital case law. Martin, Peter W. Mar 22, 2011 26106
Does the readability of your brief affect your chance of winning an appeal? An analysis of readability in appellate briefs and its correlation with success on appeal. Long, Lance N.; Christensen, William F. Mar 22, 2011 6884
Simplifying discovery and production: using easy frameworks to evaluate the 2009 term of cases. Carpenter, Eric R. Jan 1, 2011 9958
A prevailing party can still be a "sore" winner on appeal under CPLR 5501(a)(1); raising alternative arguments that necessarily affect the final judgment to ensure winning on appeal. Castiglione, Joseph F. Jan 1, 2011 8545
Recent interpretations of the CPLR by New York appellate courts. Goldberg, Barbara D.; Montes, Richard J. Jan 1, 2011 10370
Appeal of pretrial discovery orders in Illinois. Knight, Charles D. Dec 1, 2010 3764
Appellate review of unpreserved questions in criminal cases: an attempt to define the "interest of justice". Cunningham, Larry Sep 22, 2010 15534
Florida state and federal appellate rules: distinctions with a difference. Burns, Thomas A. Jun 1, 2010 3109
Judging your appeal: a practitioner's perspective. Reiter, Jack R. May 1, 2010 3801
Supreme Court rule changes bring more certainty to custody judgments: before, custody orders weren't final and appealable if other issues were pending. Now they are, and that's good for kids, an appellate justice says. But she warns that family lawyers must pay closer attention than ever to appellate rules and deadlines. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Apr 1, 2010 897
If the system is not working let's fix it: why seven judges are better than one for deciding criminal leave applications at the Court of Appeals. Pierce, Alan J. Mar 22, 2010 17777
Dependent upon the kindness of strangers: the circumstances in which a non-appellant may be awarded affirmative relief in the New York Courts. Shoot, Brian J. Mar 22, 2010 12500
Changing fashions in advocacy: 100 years of brief-writing advice. Anderson, Helen A. Mar 22, 2010 6749
Local rules in the wake of Federal Rule of Appellate Procedure 32.1. Cleveland, David R. Mar 22, 2010 19533
Matters in abatement. Petty, Aaron R. Mar 22, 2010 11680
Jumping the gun: premature appeals in civil cases. Albrecht, Bretton C. Mar 1, 2010 4215
Appellate courts and independent experts. Ginsburg, Douglas H. Jan 1, 2010 10353
The continuing story of certiorari. Conigliaro, Matthew J. Dec 1, 2009 4123
Original proceedings, writ large. Walbolt, Sylvia H.; Lang, Joseph H., Jr. Oct 1, 2009 3507
Power, protocol, and practicality: communications from the district court during an appeal. Struve, Catherine T. Jul 1, 2009 28752
Faster resolution urged for custody, SLAPP suits: at a recent hearing, the Supreme Court rules committee was asked to speed disposition of child custody proceedings and SLAPP suits. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Jun 1, 2009 882
Reconsideration or rehearing: is there a difference? Wyman, James H. Jun 1, 2009 4039
Review of orders dismissing or defaulting for discovery violations: the evolution of the abuse of discretion standard. Morande, Dean A. May 1, 2009 3624
Proposed appellate mediation rules. Apr 15, 2009 2010
How to interpret statutes - or not: the phantom of plain meaning. Wisotsky, Steven Jan 1, 2009 3757
Let the punishment fit the crime: should courts exercise the power of appellate sentence review in cases involving narcotics and other stigmatized crimes? Dionne, Lee Jan 1, 2009 14262
Why punitive damages and criminal sentences are reviewed differently and what it means to your appeal. Colan, Jonathan D. Dec 1, 2008 3656
The Anders brief in appeals from civil commitment. Frueh, Joseph Nov 1, 2008 19306
Towards global convenience, fairness, and judicial economy: an argument in support of conditional forum non conveniens dismissals before determining jurisdiction in United States federal district courts. Hill, J. Stanton Oct 1, 2008 15042
Deja vu in Florida courts: when courts "re-view" the law of the case. Lahlou-Amine, Sarah Oct 1, 2008 3783
Appellate court trends in rehabilitative alimony: 10 years later. Ho, Victoria M.; Sussman, Stephanie A. Oct 1, 2008 6281
Brief-writing tips: for the Illinois Appellate Court. Pellegrino, Maria Aug 1, 2008 3290
Bulletproof your trial: how to avoid common mistakes that jeopardize your case on appeal. Puleo, Louis J. Aug 1, 2008 16580
Avoiding appellate mistakes: a primer for the general practitioner. Daiker, Duane A. Jul 1, 2008 2495
Trial-practice don'ts: don't promise the jury more than you deliver, don't make inflammatory arguments, don't compromise your credibility, and don't forget to preserve your record for appeal. Crimmins, Matthew R. Jul 1, 2008 2728
Kicking discovery orders upstairs: you may not have to wait until the end of your case to raise discovery issues on appeal. Special writs and other remedies can get harmful or onerous discovery orders before an appellate court - before they cause irreparable harm to your case. Fluegel, Wil Jun 1, 2008 2963
The joy of editing: better appellate briefs. Elligett, Raymond T., Jr.; Farrior, Amy Jun 1, 2008 2009
The appellate opinion is out - now what do I do? Gallagher, Betsy Ellwanger; Miles, Amy May 1, 2008 4240
The appealing nature of local code enforcement board decisions. Cecil, Victoria L. May 1, 2008 2331
A blueprint for applying the Rules Enabling Act's supersession clause. Vitarelli, Anthony Apr 1, 2008 4261
The mixed-case dilemma in federal sector employment appeals: why Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB) administrative judges should be permitted to reach the merits of discrimination claims in mixed constructive removals where non-frivolous allegations are successfully alleged yet jurisdiction is lacking. Cummings, Anthony W. Apr 1, 2008 6163
We're back: the appellate court said you didn't find anything. Streisfeld, Jonathan M. Apr 1, 2008 4135
Appellate court trends in permanent alimony for "Gray Area" divorces: 1997-2007. Ho, Victoria M.; Sussman, Stephanie A. Apr 1, 2008 4678
Defining the obvious: addressing the use and scope of plain error. Erisman, Terri J. Mar 22, 2008 16701
The Butterbaugh fallacy. Donohoe, Philip D. Mar 22, 2008 14627
Review of nonfinal orders - an exception to the requirement of finality. Reiter, Jack R. Mar 1, 2008 3697
Navigating an enforced leave appeal. Vitaris, Richard W. Feb 1, 2008 5757
Tales of the tipsy coachman: being right for the wrong reason: the tipsy coachman is alive and well and living in Florida. Herb, James A.; Kauffman, Jay L. Dec 1, 2007 3782
Off the record. Walbolt, Sylvia H.; Lang, Joseph H., Jr. Nov 1, 2007 3994
Board endorses three-year cycle rule amendments: appellate, judicial administration, and family law changes now go to the Supreme Court. Sep 15, 2007 504
Proposed Appellate Court Rule change dealing with ineffective assistance of appellate counsel. Brief article Jul 15, 2007 192
Preserving the right to appeal an ambiguous ruling: what can you do to preserve your client's right to appeal when the trial court issues an order of ambiguous finality? The Waddick case may provide some lessons. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Jul 1, 2007 830
Tipping the ole tipsy coachman over in his grave: an inequity of appellate review. Muniz, H. Michael Jul 1, 2007 8163
A trio of Illinois Supreme Court Rule amendments: the court amended rules governing the format of appellate briefs, appeals from circuit court rulings, and voir dire examinations in criminal cases. Gunnarsson, Helen W. May 1, 2007 813
To appeal or not to appeal - that is the client's question. Elligett, Raymond T., Jr.; Farrior, Amy S. Apr 1, 2007 1609
Motion practice in the district courts of appeal. Norse, Kristin A. Apr 1, 2007 2412
Jurisdiction is jurisdiction: a warning to litigators. Carlyle, Shannon McLin Apr 1, 2007 3111
A modest proposal for regulating unpublished, non-precedential federal appellate opinions while courts and litigants adapt to Federal Rule of Appellate Procedure 32.1. Ricks, Sarah E. Mar 22, 2007 8486
When is oral argument important? A judicial clerk's view of the debate. Duvall, Michael Mar 22, 2007 3794
A mechanism for "statutory housekeeping": appellate courts working with Congress. Katzmann, Robert A.; Wheeler, Russell R. Mar 22, 2007 3875
Lopez v. Gonzales: a window on the shortcomings of the federal appellate process. Newton, Brent E. Mar 22, 2007 12827
Class certification and interlocutory review: rule 23(f) in the courts. Bauman, Lori Irish Mar 22, 2007 4712
Direct appeals from bankruptcy courts to the courts of appeals: the experience after two years. George, David Mar 22, 2007 4089
When does a postjudgment motion toll the deadline for appeal? Using postjudgment motions skillfully can give you a decided edge in postjudgment litigation. But it's important to know under what circumstances postjudgment motions qualify for additional time and toll the deadline for appeal. Here's a review of the applicable statutory and case law. Finkel, Leon I.; Silva, Bradley A. Mar 1, 2007 2913
Understanding the art of appellate advocacy: why trial counsel should engage experienced appellate counsel as a matter of professional responsibility and legal strategy. Mandel, Roberta G. Mar 1, 2007 3698
Goodbye to number, length limits for Illinois appellate opinions: the supreme court lifted its 12-year-old limit, effective last month. Will its next step be to publish Rule 23 opinions on its Web site? Appellate advocates hope so. Feb 1, 2007 949
New rule allows citation of unpublished federal opinions: Federal appellate courts used to restrict or prohibit citation of unpublished opinions in arguments to the courts. That changed January 1. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Feb 1, 2007 1273
Striking a balance to win: balancing the need to win the trial with the need to preserve the record on appeal. Davis, Christine R. Feb 1, 2007 4153
Second-tier certiorari standard of review under Florida Law: a practitioner's guide. Eichhorn, Cory W. Feb 1, 2007 3409
A comparison of the criminal appellate decisions of appointed state supreme courts: insights, questions, and implications for judicial independence. McLeod, Aman L. Jan 1, 2007 7674
North Carolina launches commission to overturn wrongful convictions. Villa, Alba Lucero Nov 1, 2006 689
Allowing interlocutory appeals from orders denying summary judgment. Kerrigan, Robert G. Oct 1, 2006 5900
A primer on workers' compensation appeals. Weiss, Jack A. Oct 1, 2006 3096
Appealing remand orders under the Class Action Fairness Act. Horan, David L. Sep 22, 2006 7967
Cross-appeals in civil cases. Bittick, E. Kelly, Jr.; Solages, Sorraya M. Jun 1, 2006 3810
Judicial notice on appeal: why all the fuss? Easley, Dorothy F. May 1, 2006 5114
The appellate decision-making process. Elligett, Raymond T., Jr.; Scheb, John M. Apr 1, 2006 3794
"The future ain't what it used to be": new developments in evidence for the 2005 term of court. Behan, Christopher W. Apr 1, 2006 16786
Jurisdiction creep and the Florida Supreme Court. Marks, Thomas C., Jr. Mar 22, 2006 3852
Precedent in the federal courts of appeals: an endangered or invasive species? Oakley, John B. Mar 22, 2006 3133
Reply briefs: rules and protocol in the battle for the last word. Pressly, Finn Mar 1, 2006 1741
Common law writs - from the practical to the extraordinary. Reiter, Jack R. Feb 1, 2006 4508
An appellate mechanism for review of arbitral decisions in investor-state disputes: prospects and challenges. Gantz, David A. Jan 1, 2006 17324
Guidance from above and beyond. Chanenson, Steven L. Oct 1, 2005 10059
Tax court may not exclude special trial judge report from record on appeal. Ballard, Claude M. May 1, 2005 1019
Recusal on appeal: an appellate advocate's perspective. Bashman, Howard J. Mar 22, 2005 6264
All mixed up about mixed questions. Warner, Randall H. Mar 22, 2005 19861
A lecture on appellate advocacy. Llewellyn, Karl N. Mar 22, 2005 7237
Appeals during and after arbitration - state and federal issues. Berman, Ceci Culpepper Jan 1, 2005 2220
Principles and pitfalls of preservation of error. Reiter, Jack R. Nov 1, 2004 5116
Ineffective assistance of counsel in parental-rights termination cases: the challenge for appellate courts. Calkins, Susan Sep 22, 2004 24313
The law of unintended consequences: Supreme Court jurisdiction over interlocutory class certification rulings. Gant, Scott E. Sep 22, 2004 10191
Recent developments in post-trial: failure to demand speedy post-trial processing equals waiver of Collazo relief for "unreasonable" post-trial delay. Aldykiewicz, Jan E. Jul 1, 2004 18171
Protect Act amendment 'intimidates' judges, critics say. Moen, Christian Harlan May 1, 2004 1910
Putting the brakes on litigation: stays pending review. Reiter, Jack R. Nov 1, 2003 4365
Administrative appeal rights in innocent spouse cases. Ely, Mark H. Oct 1, 2003 679
Representing death-sentence appellants. Blackmar, Charles B. Sep 22, 2003 7082
The revised ABA guidelines and the duties of lawyers and judges in capital postconviction proceedings *. Freedman, Eric M. Sep 22, 2003 9182
Effective performance guarantees for capital state post-conviction counsel: cutting the gordian knot. Hammel, Andrew Sep 22, 2003 22818
The oral judgment practice in the Canadian appellate courts. Cote, J.E. Sep 22, 2003 3325
Fundamentals of preparing a United States Supreme Court amicus brief. Schweitzer, Dan Sep 22, 2003 6647
Appellate practice. Whitney, E. Jonathan Apr 1, 2003 1081
Judging federal regulations that preempt state law: the role of the presumption against preemption. Cole, Charles G. Mar 22, 2003 2812
The Holmes Group, Inc. v. Vornado Air Circulation Systems, Inc.: the return of patent appeals to the regional circuits. Huang, Peter O. Mar 22, 2003 2448
To appeal or not to appeal? Deciding whether to take a disappointing decision to a higher court is never easy. Conflicting opinions about when an appeal is frivolous--and sanctionable--complicate the question. Counsel must proceed with caution. Zarin, Scott Jan 1, 2003 2908
An argument for reviving the actual futility exception to the Supreme Court's procedural default doctrine. Newton, Brent E. Sep 22, 2002 18459
Appellate malpractice. Wisotsky, Steven Sep 22, 2002 9374
Unpreserved issues in criminal appeals. Sanders, Richard J. Jul 1, 2002 5093
Should the narrowing scope of second-tier certiorari mandate findings of fact in local government quasi-judicial decisions? Coller, Craig Jul 1, 2002 3194
In defense of specific proportionality review. Mandery, Evan J. Jun 22, 2002 25832
Five easy pieces: advice for getting your case to the appellate court (and back again) intact. Cone, Charles Tyler Jun 1, 2002 2945
Certifying questions to the Florida Supreme Court: what's so important? Cantero, Raoul G., III May 1, 2002 7158
Attorneys' fees on appeal: basic rules and new requirements. Gunn, Tracy Raffles Apr 1, 2002 5205
Appellate review of multi-claim general verdicts: the life and premature death of the Baldwin principle. Phair, Ryan Patrick Mar 22, 2002 23318
New Hampshire's three-judge expedited docket. Nadeau, Joseph P. Mar 22, 2002 1676
The expedited appeals process for the District of Columbia Court of Appeals. Tavares, Bonny L. Mar 22, 2002 4521
Expedited appeals in Indiana: too little, too late. Schumm, Joel M. Mar 22, 2002 4224
Expedited appeals in Kentucky. Kosse, Susan Hanley; Miller, Kristen S. Mar 22, 2002 2969
Possible, but not likely: expedited appeals in Massachusetts. Cooper, Davalene Mar 22, 2002 3150
Freestyle lawyering: an expedited appeal in the New York state courts. Ouellette, Alicia R. Mar 22, 2002 4922
"Can we go home now?": expediting adoption and termination of parental rights appeals in Ohio state courts. Wawrose, Susan C. Mar 22, 2002 7443
To expediency and beyond: Vermont's Rocket Docket. Bach, Tracy Mar 22, 2002 4318
Appellate procedure in West Virginia: why Rule 4A's expedited petition process isn't attractive to attorneys. Wigal, Grace Mar 22, 2002 5506
Tell the truth. (Appellate Practice and Advocacy). Elligett, Raymond T., Jr.; Scheb, John M. Dec 1, 2001 2851
The government appeal "we disagree, Your Honor!" Nov 1, 2001 2380
Writing a better brief: the civil appeals style manual of the Office of the Maryland Attorney General. Baida, Andrew H. Sep 22, 2001 15518
Understanding the first-to-file rule and its anticipatory suit exception. Cavendish, Michael Jul 1, 2001 4420
The failure of comparative proportionality review of capital cases (with lessons from New Jersey). Latzer, Barry Jun 22, 2001 38907
Appellate stays and bonds. Elligett, Raymond T., Jr.; Scheb, John M. May 1, 2001 2371
The two-issue rule and itemized verdicts: walking the tightrope. Gunn, Tracy Raffles; Cone, Charles Tyler Jul 1, 2000 3283
Should nonfinal orders determining liability be immediately appealable? Fox, Susan W. May 1, 2000 406
The uncertain future of rule 9.130(a)(3)(C)(iv). Eaton, Joel D. May 1, 2000 3331
The proposal to repeal Rule 9.130(a)(3)(C)(iv). Pakula, David B. May 1, 2000 3642
Preserving appellate rights at trial and in post-trial proceedings. Pierce, Gerald W. May 1, 2000 3518
Legal malpractice in the criminal context: Is postconviction relief required? Hoffman, Robert J. Jan 1, 2000 2586
Appellate standards of review. Sepler, Harvey J. Dec 1, 1999 5974
Parties on appeal. Elligett, Raymond T., Jr.; Scheb, John M. May 1, 1999 3323
Appellate motions for rehearing: when is enough really enough? Alfert, Robert, Jr. Apr 1, 1999 3798
Changes to the Florida Rules of Appellate Procedure. Cantero, Raoul G., III Dec 1, 1997 2657
Too many 'friends': appeals judge urges limits on amicus briefs. Shoop, Julie Gannon Brief Article Dec 1, 1997 442
Challenging federal appellate review of damage awards: lawyers should cite the forgotten second clause of the Seventh Amendment. Chesebro, Kenneth J. May 1, 1995 3069

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