A checklist regarding cross-complaints and cross-claims in state trial courts and United States District Courts.
A short list of objections for use in assessing evidence presented on declaration.
A quick list of possible grounds for attacking pleading in federal courts in the United States.
On March 26, 2009, the Supreme Court approved amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. Among the amendments are changes to Rules 13, 15, 48 and new Federal Rule 62.1.
Effective December 1, 2009, amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure will change some timing requirements and the way deadlines are calculated. For up to date information regarding deadlines for litigation documents, see SmartRules.com.
Rules of Civil Procedure regarding subpoenas in need of clarification because of conflicting caselaw regarding the legal standard for issuing a valid subpoena to a third party for discovery.
The technology and services available today make it possible for well equipped small firms, even one-man practice groups, to provide big firm service and success to clients. In fact, if you have practiced in a big firm you know that the big firm environment has some drawbacks for clients. For example, the culture encourages billing … Read more