On Thursday, the Supreme Court of North Carolina issued its latest amendments to the North Carolina Rules of Appellate Procedure. The amendments impact word-count limitation applicable to appellate briefs and parental leave.
Rule 3.1 Supreme Court Briefs are Subject to Rule 28(j)’s Word Count Limitation
Historically, word-count limitations have not applied to appellate briefs filed in either direct or secondary appeals to the Supreme Court. … Continue Reading