Tag Archives: Appellate

New Appellate Decision Discusses Notice in Interstate Adoptions

The South Carolina Supreme Court issued a decision earlier this week that is important for those involved with or interested in adoptions, particularly as to the issue of notice.  In this interstate adoption case, appellants John and Jane Doe directly … Continue reading

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Appellate Court Affirms FAA Control Over Recreational Drones

On July 6, 2018, the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit (“D.C. Circuit”) conclusively rejected a comprehensive challenge to the authority of the Federal Aviation Administration (“FAA”) to promulgate regulations governing that subset of unmanned … Continue reading

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Federal appellate court says “no” to resale royalties

Artists who sold major paintings or sculptures in 1977 are in luck. Other artists who sold work before or after that year not so much thanks to a ruling on Friday from the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals that essentially … Continue reading

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Appellate Division Reverses Trial Court’s Denial of Payor’s Motion to Terminate Alimony in Unique Cohabitation Scenario

Demonstrating yet again that cohabitation cases are almost always a creature of their specific facts and circumstances, the Appellate Division in the recently unpublished, Salvatore v. Salvatore, reversed a trial court’s decision denying a payor former husband’s motion to terminate his … Continue reading

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Gov makes appellate appointments!

Well, not the sort you're usually excited about seeing on this blog. Today the Governor appointed three people to the CCAP — the Cannabis Control Appeals Panel!Sabrina D. Ashjian, 39, of Fresno, has been appointed to the Cannabis Control Appeals … Continue reading

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