Matthew Bender Practice Guide: California Civil Appeals and Writs
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Obtaining a litigation judgment is only part of the process; and more often than not the case is taken on appeal. Secure your trial court victory on appeal, or reverse the judgment due to trial court errors, with Matthew Bender Practice Guide: California Civil Appeals and Writs that analyzes appeals and writs from both points of view. This publication addresses:
• Composition of appellate courts.
• Standards of appellate review and appealable judgments and orders.
• Standing on appeal.
• Notice of appeal and stay of enforcement.
• Record on appeal.
• Motions practice.
• Dismissal and abandonment.
• Settlement conferences and mediation.
• Hearing, decision, and rehearing.
• Supreme Court review.
• Remittitur to trial courts.
• Sanctions, costs, and fees on appeal.
• Limited civil case appeals.
• Small claims appeals.
• Writs of mandate and prohibition.
• Writs of review (certiorari).
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Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Appeals Milestone Checklists
Chapter 2 Appellate Court System and Standards of Appellate Review
Chapter 3 Appealable Judgments and Orders
Chapter 4 Standing on Appeal
Chapter 5 Notice of Appeal and Cross-Appeal
Chapter 6 Stay of Enforcement
Chapter 7 Record on Appeal
Chapter 8 Shortening/Extending Time, and Relief From Default
Chapter 9 Motions Procedure
Chapter 10 Dismissal, Abandonment, and Stipulated Reversal
Chapter 11 Briefs
Chapter 12 Settlement Conference and Mediation
Chapter 13 Hearing and Decision
Chapter 14 Rehearing
Chapter 15 Supreme Court Review
Chapter 16 Remittitur to Trial Court
Chapter 17 Sanctions on Appeal
Chapter 18 Costs and Attorney’s Fees On Appeal
Chapter 19 Limited Civil Case Appeals
Chapter 20 Small Claims Appeals
Chapter 21 Writs Milestone Checklists
Chapter 22 Writs of Mandate and Prohibition
Chapter 23 Writ of Review (Certiorari)
Table of Cases
Table of Statutes