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Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013
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News from the courts

Appeals Court Pilot Program continuations; Amendments to SJC Rule 3:12; SJC approves Rule 3:16: Practicing with Professionalism Course for New Lawyers; Amendments to Superior Court Rule 9A (b) (5) (ii) and (iv) and Rule 30B

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Appeals Court Pilot Program continuations

The Supreme Judicial Court has approved continuation of Appeals Court pilot program requiring appellants to file docketing statements in civil cases until  Dec. 31, 2015, effective Jan. 1, 2013. The SJC has also approved continuation of Appeals Court pilot program requiring appellants to file docketing statements in criminal cases until  Dec. 31, 2015, effective Jan. 1, 2013.
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Amendments to SJC Rule 3:12

The SJC has approved changes to Rule 3:12 of the Rules of the Supreme Judicial Court effective Jan. 1, 2013.

Click here to view the notice of change.
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SJC approves Rule 3:16: Practicing with Professionalism Course for New Lawyers

The SJC has approved new Rule 3:16: Practicing with Professionalism Course for New Lawyers of the Rules of the Supreme Judicial Court effective Sept. 1, 2013.

Click here to view the notice of change.
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Amendments to Superior Court Rule 9A (b) (5) (ii) and (iv) and Rule 30B

The SJC has approved changes to Superior Court Rule 9A (b) (5) (ii) and (iv) and new Superior Court Rule 30B on Certification of Expert Disclosures effective Jan. 1, 2013.

Click here to view the notice of change.

 

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