A recent case in the Ninth Circuit illustrates a procedural trap for the unwary in appealing a ruling on a post-trial motion for attorney fees.
The Supreme Court rules in Daimler AG v. Bauman.
The Tenth Circuit held that the denial of a motion to quash a non-party subpoena duces tecum was an immediately appealable order.
By David L. Schoen
The factors the courts consider relevant in determining when the order dismissing an appeal should also vacate the previous judgment.
By Daniel Huckabay
It may be in the best interest of the client to provide another form of security to the court.
By Anthony T. Eliseuson
Ensuring familiarity and compliance with the rules is one of the important and fundamental aspects of successful appellate advocacy.
Advanced preparation is critical to the success of oral argument. Kannon Shanmugam and Ted Hirt discuss ideas for what to do in the final stages of the preparation process. (9:33 min)
Veteran appellate attorney Mark Fulks highlights some common mistakes during the appeal process, in hopes that you will avoid those issues in your practice. (13:21 min)
Judge Angel Cortinas gives advice on how to get the court to hear your en banc motion and then review your case. (5:54 min)
The Importance of Amicus Briefs, with Former Chief Justice of the Michigan Supreme Court Clifford W. Taylor
A lively discussion about the importance of amicus briefs and how to use them to protect your clients' interests. (29:50)
The Supreme Court's First Decision on the Class Action Fairness Act: Standard Fire Ins. Co. v. Knowles
Learn what the decision means for plaintiffs and defendants litigating class actions. (1:01:03)