The Appellate Rules Committee has updated its style–the Appellate Style Manual that is. The Style Manual provides practical examples and tips for those practicing in North Carolina’s state appellate courts. 
Continue Reading Update Your Style: Appellate Rules Committee Publishes Updated Style Manual and Guide to Appealability

COVID-19 interrupted the plans of many North Carolina law students.  In-person classes (Cancelled).  Students (Sent home).  Summer internships (Postponed, shortened, or cancelled).

In the midst of these upheavals, the Court
Continue Reading Enjoy with a Glass of Lemonade: Court of Appeals Summer Appellate Seminar

As previously reported here, the Supreme Court of North Carolina at the end of March issued an order extending all appellate court deadlines falling between March 27 and April 30,
Continue Reading FAQs To Supreme Court’s Covid-19 Deadline Extension Order

Wouldn’t it be great if an automatic notification was sent out whenever court rules were updated?  Wait . . . I hear you!  “What self-respecting lawyer doesn’t subscribe to the
Continue Reading Supreme Court Launches Rules Notification Service

Our goal in creating this blog was to be a “one-stop shop” for news, information, tips, and resources involving North Carolina appellate practice and procedure.  Over a five-year period, NCAPB.com’s
Continue Reading Traps in North Carolina Business Court Appeals: Collected for You in One Place

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In your neighborhood,

Who you gonna call?

. . .

If there’s something weird

And it don’t look good,

Who you gonna call?


Continue Reading Who You Gonna Call? Appellate Practitioners Prepare For Retirement Of An Appellate MVP