The Appellate Law Journal focuses exclusively on rules, practices and procedures of federal and state appellate courts nationwide. Edited by the appellate experts at Counsel Press, The Appellate Law Journal is designed Read More
Even after receiving a decision that is adverse to your client, you still have options. You may seek further relief from the Appellate Division or move directly to the Court of Appeals to seek leave to appeal in that court.
After you have invested so much time, energy and money appealing to (or defending an appeal in) the Appellate Division, little can be worse than receiving a decision that is adverse to your client. However, one should not des Read More
We all want to satisfy the client, ensuring that they will come back to us with their next matter and refer us to their colleagues or friends. Typically, when the work is done, an invoice is sent and we assume that, since eve Read More
New York Appellate Practice: The “Clerk’s Law” or a Dozen Unwritten Rules You Should Know (Part I: Appellate Division, First Department and Appellate Division, Second Department)
You’ve read the rules, and you’ve read them once more. You’ve followed them while preparing your brief and submitted it to your appellate services team for final processing. Unexpectedly, you are informed that changes are req Read More
Civil Appeals to the New York State Appellate Division Third Department: Procedural Aspects of Cross-Appeals
Cross-appeals in the Appellate Division Third Department are handled in a different manner than in any of the other three Departments of the New York State Appellate Division. To compare, see Section 800.9(e) of the rules of Read More