Appellate Law

Appealing a Trial Denial

Weigh the three options carefully, because the ramifications of each are different and the consequences can be significant

, New Jersey Law Journal

What should you do when a demand for a jury trial in a federal civil case is denied? Surprisingly, there is no simple answer to this question, and the standards governing appeals from denials of civil jury trials are the subject of a circuit split that the U.S. Supreme Court has declined to resolve.

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