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
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Appealing from the Illinois Appellate Court to the Illinois Supreme Court: Which of the Three Available Methods is Appropriate for Your Case?
There are several ways to initiate an appeal from the Illinois Appellate Court to the Illinois Supreme Court. You can petition the Illinois Supreme Court for leave to appeal under Illinois Supreme Court Rule 315; you can appe Read More