Stay Pending Appeal

In this post, I discuss the stay pending appeal and how it can prevent the enforcement of a judgment until the final resolution of the appeal. Photo by WEBN-TV is licensed under CC 2.0.  Generally, in a civil matter on appeal, the appellant has lost the case—thus the reason for filing the appeal—and the Read more…

Oral Arguments

In this post, I discuss the place of oral arguments in Arkansas appellate practice, including when they may occur and when they may not. Photo by Michigan Municipal League is licensed under CC 2.0.  Oral arguments serve as the face of appellate practice in popular culture. The idea of attorneys arguing before a panel Read more…