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Appeal

A request to a higher court to review a previously completed criminal or civil case. In general, only one of the parties involved in the original case may appeal it.
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Second, Congress intended--as evidenced by the amendment to Section 1292--for the Court to expand the list of immediately appealable non-final orders.
There are at least three possible applications after reviewing the appealable circuit's local rule.
110(k) does not expand the class of nonfinal orders immediately appealable pursuant to Fla.
A]n order cast in terms of a contempt proceeding imposing sanctions is a final and appealable order and has been held to be an appropriate method for testing pretrial discovery orders [cites omitted].
3) The court further cautioned that, "[r]elying on the wording can create a trap for the unwary" because "failing to appeal an order which is appealable can sometimes be fatal.
Rule 304, which governs appeals from final judgments that do not dispose of an entire proceeding, now includes "custody judgments" entered under the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act or the Illinois Parentage Act of 1984 and modifications of custody entered pursuant to section 610 of the IMDMA (750 ILCS 5/610) or section 16 of the Parentage Act (750 ILCS 45/16) in the judg ments and orders that are appealable immediately, without a special finding under Rule 304(a).
The Square D case is appealable to the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, which uses the "independent investor" test rather than the multifactor test in Exacto Spring Corp.
These decisions represented 24 percent of all decisions or 59 percent of appealable decisions.
Vornado, under the terms of an agreement with the partners of Mendik Real Estate Limited Partnership, approved last week by a state court but appealable until November 6th, expects to now purchase the Saxon Woods Corporate Center in Harrison; the remaining 60 percent interest Vornado does not own in Two Park Avenue; and the 675,000 square-foot office building at 330 West 34th Street, for an aggregate purchase price of $139 million, including debt of $39 million it will assume on Two Park.
Several commissioners argued for the creation of regional planning commissions to make appealable decisions on land-use issues rather than giving that power to neighborhood councils.
This ruling, while appealable, is also expected to have an impact on the reexamination proceedings pending in the U.
The ruling is appealable before the WTO Appellate Body and the decision to appeal against the same is currently under active consideration, in light of the systemic concerns on some of India s claims denied by the Panel.