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Amendments to Pa.R.A.P. 2572 on timing of movement of record on remand effective April 1, 2017.

Supreme Court Authorizes Electronic Filing and Transmission of Records

By order dated November 13, 2015, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court has authorized the electronic filing, transmission and remand of records on appeal through the PACFile appellate court electronic filing system.

By | 2015-12-01T13:15:09+00:00 December 4th, 2015|Categories: Appellate Practice, Civil Litigation, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Supreme Court Authorizes Electronic Filing and Transmission of Records

Supreme Court Launches Pilot Program for Pro Bono Appellate Representation

By order dated March 5, 2015, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court established a pilot program to provide pro bono appellate representation to indigent criminal defendants and civil litigants who have a right to appointed counsel (such as an individual facing involuntary termination of parental rights).

By | 2017-05-19T22:51:29+00:00 April 10th, 2015|Categories: Appellate Practice, Public Interest|Tags: , |Comments Off on Supreme Court Launches Pilot Program for Pro Bono Appellate Representation