Nutshell series. Study aids (West Academic Publishing)
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part 1. Overview. Overview of the federal appellate court system part 2. Federal circuit courts. The work of the federal appellate courts ; Preservation of error ; The final-judgment rule ; Notice of appeal ; Parties on appeal ; Relief pending review ; Standards of review ; The record on appeal ; Special rules for review of bankruptcy, tax court, and administrative agency orders ; Rules governing filing, service, time limits, and corporate disclosure ; Motions ; Briefs ; The appendix ; Oral argument ; Opinion and decisionmaking process ; Entry of judgment, rehearing, rehearing en banc, and issuance of mandate ; Appellate costs, sanctions, attorney discipline, and voluntary dismissals ; Certification of state-law issues to state court ; Special issues involving pro se appeals, appointed counsel, and habeas corpus ; Local rules, internal operating procedures, and special masters part 3. U.S. Supreme Court. U.S. Supreme Court practice part 4. Issues of ethics and professionalism. Ethics and professionalism in appellate practice part 5. The future of the federal appellate courts. Federal appellate justice in the 21st century.
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Revision of: Castanias, Gregory A. Federal appellate practice and procedure in a nutshell. St. Paul, MN : Thomson/West,