Yes, we are still an appellate blog.  The Business Court, however, has been particularly active in the appellate sphere these past few months.  As reported in June, the General Assembly has been considering a bill to “modernize” the North Carolina Business Court.  On Saturday, a final bill was presented to the Governor, which he is expected to sign.

Senate Bill 853 would amend section 7A-27 to shift to the North Carolina Supreme Court venue over appeals of right from final judgments and most immediately appealable interlocutory orders of the Business Court. … Continue Reading