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Appealing Links - August 26, 2014

  • The Tenth Circuit heard argument yesterday on Arizona’s voting restrictions for state elections. (The New York Times)
  • And the Tenth Circuit has new proposed local rules up for comment until October 20.
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Tenth Circuit

New and Amended California Court Rules and Local Rules.

California Courts, The Judicial Branch of California, New & Amended Court Rules


California County Court Local Rules effective July 1, 2014:


Alameda County, Butte County, Calaveras County, Contra Costa County, El Dorado County, Fresno County, Humboldt County, Imperial County, Kern County, Kings County, Lake County, Lassen County, Los Angeles County, Madera County, Marin County, Merced County, Monterey County, Napa County, Nevada County, Orange County, Placer County, Riverside County, Sacramento County, San Bernardino County, San Diego County, San Francisco County, San Joaquin County, San Luis Obispo County, San Mateo County, Santa Barbara County, Santa Clara County, Santa Cruz County, Shasta County, Siskiyou County, Solano County, Sonoma County, Stanislaus County, Tulare County. 8 more words

Appellate Law

The Importance of Hiring Local Counsel


     Imagine that you are  sitting in a courtroom in New York City. Everyone is dressed in suits and ties and the men are wearing black shiny shoes. 812 more words

New Mandatory Cover Sheet for U.S. District of Arizona.

Notice of New, Automated Civil Cover Sheet (JS-44), from Newsletter, U.S. District Court, District of Arizona

Effective Monday, March 3, 2014, it will be mandatory for registered users of ECF to complete the new, automated Civil Cover Sheet (JS-44) when opening a civil case.

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Appellate Law

Local Rules

The game of golf is highly regulated with precise rules. The rules further have the judge’s rulings on them over the years. There are also local rules. 896 more words

Everyday Activity

All Regulations Are Local

Uber, a location-based limo service, has been excluded from many of the top 20 U.S. cities by local government regulations. See http://eeditionmobile.chicagotribune.com/Olive/Tablet/ChicagoTribune/SharedArticle.aspx?href=CTC%2F2014%2F01%2F06&id=Ar04100. The cab companies it displaces have fought back with new regulations designed to delay service, with lawsuits, and, indeed, with everything except lower prices and better service. 88 more words

Be A Superlative Local Counsel

I previously wrote about the circumstances in which it makes sense strategically, financially or otherwise to involve local counsel. Here I want to draw on my experiences as an attorney who has frequently both hired and been hired as local counsel to offer some suggestions on ways you can be an outstanding local counsel. 1,053 more words

The Craft Of Lawyering