Civil Appeal Information Report (Prehearing)
Civil Appeal Information Report (Prehearing) Form. This is a Maryland form and can be use in Court Of Special Appeals Appellate Courts.
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COURT OF SPECIAL APPEALS OF MARYLAND 361 Rowe Blvd., Second Floor, Annapolis, MD 21401 www.mdcourts.gov/cosappeals 410-260-1450 CIVIL APPEAL INFORMATION REPORT (Md. Rules 8-205 & 8-206) Appeal No. (To be filled in by Clerk, Court of Special Appeals) Instructions: There is no fee to file this form. Within 10 calendar days of filing an appeal to the Court of Special Appeals from a Circuit Court civil case or in an Orphans' Court case, the person who filed the appeal must complete, sign, and mail or deliver this form to the Clerk's Office of the Court of Special Appeals (address above) and send copies of the signed, completed form to all other attorneys and unrepresented parties in the case. Incomplete forms will be returned for correction by a stated deadline. THE COURT CAN DISMISS AN APPEAL IF THIS FORM IS TARDY OR NOT TIMELY CORRECTED. (Rule 8-602(a)(4)). Within 7 days of receiving an appealing party's Civil Appeal Information Report, each non-appealing party may but need not file one. Exceptions: This form is not required for appeals in cases regarding Child(ren) In Need of Assistance, Child(ren) In Need of Supervision, juvenile delinquency, termination of parental rights, criminal conviction(s), habeas corpus, coram nobis, post-conviction, violation of probation, and other appeals by prisoners relating to their confinement. Also exempt from filing this form are cases where an application for leave to appeal is allowed by law. PLEASE SUPPLY THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION: Attach all requested items to the original and all copies. Use extra pages if needed. 1. Case Caption in Lower Court: a. Name of party appealing: No Yes; if "yes", then: b. Was the matter previously appealed to this Court? Appeal No. , Sept. Term, 20 ; Appeal No. , Sept. Term, 20 c. Are related cases/appeals pending here or elsewhere? No Yes; if "yes", then: Case No. Court: Case title: 2. . State the name, mailing address, and if known, email & weekday telephone of parties and attorneys: Appellant(s): Phone: Appellee(s): E-mail: Phone: Attorney(s) for Appellant(s): E-mail: Phone: Attorney(s) for Appellee(s): E-mail: Phone: CSA 1 (Rev. 9/2010) E-mail: Page 1 of 3 American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com 3. Court appealed from: a. Full Case No: Circuit Orphans Court for b. Judge's Name: c. Type of civil case: administrative appeal contract declaratory judgment foreclosure paternity tort workers' compensation other (specify): domestic estate . For all cases where there was a hearing and/or trial, please answer (d): d. Dates & duration of trial/hearing (days/hours): 4. I HAVE ATTACHED COPIES OF (a), (b) & (c): (a) The lower's court's entire docket entries; (b) The written final judgment and all other written rulings being appealed; and (c) The filed appeal. Yes No. If "no," explain: 5. Interlocutory Judgments, Orders and/or Rulings a. Do the judgments, orders and/or rulings being appealed end the whole case (all claims) as to all parties? Yes No b. If "no," explain how this matter is appealable under Rule 2-602 and Courts Art., §§ 12-301, 12-303: 6. Post-Judgment Motions a. Were any motions filed under Rules 2-532, 2-533, or 2-534? Yes If "yes," please identify each such motion and for each, state: 1. Date(s) filed: 2. Date(s) of ruling(s) on motion(s): 3. Ruling(s) on motion(s): b. Was in banc review requested under Rule 2-551? If "yes," who filed for in banc review: 7. Yes No ; ; No Appeal a. Filing date of your appeal: ; b. Who is appealing: ; Yes No c. Filing fee paid? Yes No; if "no," is a motion for waiver and affidavit attached? d. Is this an appeal of an order about adoption, or guardianship terminating parental rights, or guardianship Yes No of the person, or child custody &/or visitation? e. Will this be an Expedited Appeal under Rule 8-207(b)? Yes No CSA 1 (Rev. 9/2010) Page 2 of 3 American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com 8. Issues on appeal (Information disclosed in this answer does not limit the scope of appeal under Rule 8-205(f).) State each issue and claim of trial court error that you are appealing. (Appellees may use this space to explain their contentions about an appellant's answer to this question.) 9. Mediation &/or Scheduling Conference (Information disclosed in this answer is subject to the confidentiality provision of Rule 8-205(f).) a. Describe briefly the history and present status of settlement negotiations sufficient to aid the Court of Special Appeals to decide whether to schedule a Mediation and/or a Pre-Hearing Conference: b. Was this case submitted to any Alternative Dispute Resolution process (arbitration, mediation, settlement conference, etc.)? Yes No. If "yes," describe briefly. c. Could this case benefit from mediation before briefs are filed? Yes No (You may call the Office of Mediation, 410-260-3716, at the time of filing this report to discuss. Information about the appellate mediation program is available at www.mdcourts.gov/cosappeals/mediation.) CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE I certify that on the date stated below a copy of the foregoing Report was mailed, postage prepaid to: Dated CSA 1 (Rev. 9/2010) Signed Page 3 of 3 American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com