Form ARAP-24 "Docketing Statement - Appeal to the Supreme Court of Alabama" - Alabama

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Download Form ARAP-24 "Docketing Statement - Appeal to the Supreme Court of Alabama" - Alabama

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DOCKETING STATEMENT
Appellate Case Number
State of Alabama
(to be filled in by appellate court)
Unified Judicial System
Appeal to the Supreme Court of Alabama
___________________________
NOTE: completed Civil Case Cover Sheet must be attached
Form ARAP-24 (front)
1/97
CIVIL ACTION NUMBER
TRIAL JUDGE
COUNTY
I.
PARTY/ PARTIES FILING
APPEAL (Appellant) : _______________________________________________________________________________________________
APPELLANT’S
ATTORNEY:
_______________________________________________________________________(
)______________________
Telephone Number
________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Address
City
State
Zip Code
II.
PARTY/ PARTIES APPEALED
APPEAL (Appellee) : _______________________________________________________________________________________________
APPELLEE’S
ATTORNEY:
_______________________________________________________________________(
)_____________________
Telephone Number
_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Address
City
State
Zip Code
Plaintiff
Defendant
Other
III.
APPELLANT IS THE TRIAL COURT:
IV. IS THIS A CROSS-APPEAL?
Yes
No
V.
RELIEF AWARDED/REQUESTED:
please check the appropriate block (s):
A. _____ Monetary damages were either sought or awarded, as set out below:
1. Compensatory damages were:
(a)
awarded in the amount of $ ____________________;
not
(b)
awarded, but sought in the amount of $ ____________________;
(c)
sought, but not awarded - the amount sought was not specified in the complaint.
2. Punitive damages were:
(a)
awarded in the amount of $ ____________________;
not
(b)
awarded, but sought in the amount of $ ____________________;
(c)
sought, but not awarded - the amount sought was not specified in the complaint.
3. A general award of damages ( not
(a)
made in the amount of $ ____________________;
not made
differentiating between compensatory
(b)
, but sought in the amount of $ ____________________;
and punitive) was:
(c)
sought, but not made - the amount sought was not specified in the complaint.
4. Other monetary damages (Type:
(a)
awarded in the amount of $ ____________________;
not
________________________
(b)
awarded, but sought in the amount of $ ____________________;
_____________________)were:
(c)
sought, but not awarded - the amount sought was not specified in the complaint.
5. Was there a remittitur or additur at issue in the trial court?
Yes
No
(if yes, please provide the details in the “FACTS” section on the back of this form)
B. _____ Equitable and/or declaratory relief was sought in the trial court
C. _____ Other
(Please provide in the details of the issue(s) before the Court in the “ISSUES” section on the back of this form.)
VI. TYPE OF JUDGMENT OR ORDER APPEALED. (Please check one) :
A
Judgment based on a jury Verdict
D
Order granting a New Trail
G
Dismissal
B
Judgment based on a Non-jury Decision
E
Judgment as a Matter of Law
H
Default Judgment
C
Judgment Notwithstanding the Verdict (JNOV)
F
Summary Judgment
I
Other
VII. IF THE CASE WENT TO TRIAL, HOW MANY DAYS DID THE TRIAL TAKE? ____________
VIII. FINALITY OF JUDGMENT: Date of entry of judgment or order appealed from:
_____________________________________
Month
Day
Year
1. Is the judgment or order appealed from in compliance with rule 58, A.R.Civ.P.?
Yes
No
2. Does the order appealed from constitute a disposition of all claims as to all parties?
Yes
No
3. If not, did the trial court enter an order intended to make the order final pursuant to rule 54(b)?
Yes
No
4. If the trial court intended to make the order appealed from final pursuant to rule 54 (b), did the court in the Rule 54 (b)
order expressly determine that there was no just reason for delay and expressly direct that final judgment be entered?
Yes
No
5. If the answer to question 2 is “NO” , and the trial court did not make the order final by full compliance with Rule 54(b),
please explain the basis for seeking appellate review and cite the authority for this appeal:
_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
IX. POST-JUDGMENT MOTIONS:
List all post-judgment motions by date of filing, type, and date of disposition
(whether by trial court order or by the provisions of Rule 59.1, A.R.Civ.P.):
DATE OF FILING
DATE OF DISPOSITION
TYPE OF POST-JUDGMENT MOTION
Month
Date
Year
Month
Date
Year
DOCKETING STATEMENT
Appellate Case Number
State of Alabama
(to be filled in by appellate court)
Unified Judicial System
Appeal to the Supreme Court of Alabama
___________________________
NOTE: completed Civil Case Cover Sheet must be attached
Form ARAP-24 (front)
1/97
CIVIL ACTION NUMBER
TRIAL JUDGE
COUNTY
I.
PARTY/ PARTIES FILING
APPEAL (Appellant) : _______________________________________________________________________________________________
APPELLANT’S
ATTORNEY:
_______________________________________________________________________(
)______________________
Telephone Number
________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Address
City
State
Zip Code
II.
PARTY/ PARTIES APPEALED
APPEAL (Appellee) : _______________________________________________________________________________________________
APPELLEE’S
ATTORNEY:
_______________________________________________________________________(
)_____________________
Telephone Number
_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Address
City
State
Zip Code
Plaintiff
Defendant
Other
III.
APPELLANT IS THE TRIAL COURT:
IV. IS THIS A CROSS-APPEAL?
Yes
No
V.
RELIEF AWARDED/REQUESTED:
please check the appropriate block (s):
A. _____ Monetary damages were either sought or awarded, as set out below:
1. Compensatory damages were:
(a)
awarded in the amount of $ ____________________;
not
(b)
awarded, but sought in the amount of $ ____________________;
(c)
sought, but not awarded - the amount sought was not specified in the complaint.
2. Punitive damages were:
(a)
awarded in the amount of $ ____________________;
not
(b)
awarded, but sought in the amount of $ ____________________;
(c)
sought, but not awarded - the amount sought was not specified in the complaint.
3. A general award of damages ( not
(a)
made in the amount of $ ____________________;
not made
differentiating between compensatory
(b)
, but sought in the amount of $ ____________________;
and punitive) was:
(c)
sought, but not made - the amount sought was not specified in the complaint.
4. Other monetary damages (Type:
(a)
awarded in the amount of $ ____________________;
not
________________________
(b)
awarded, but sought in the amount of $ ____________________;
_____________________)were:
(c)
sought, but not awarded - the amount sought was not specified in the complaint.
5. Was there a remittitur or additur at issue in the trial court?
Yes
No
(if yes, please provide the details in the “FACTS” section on the back of this form)
B. _____ Equitable and/or declaratory relief was sought in the trial court
C. _____ Other
(Please provide in the details of the issue(s) before the Court in the “ISSUES” section on the back of this form.)
VI. TYPE OF JUDGMENT OR ORDER APPEALED. (Please check one) :
A
Judgment based on a jury Verdict
D
Order granting a New Trail
G
Dismissal
B
Judgment based on a Non-jury Decision
E
Judgment as a Matter of Law
H
Default Judgment
C
Judgment Notwithstanding the Verdict (JNOV)
F
Summary Judgment
I
Other
VII. IF THE CASE WENT TO TRIAL, HOW MANY DAYS DID THE TRIAL TAKE? ____________
VIII. FINALITY OF JUDGMENT: Date of entry of judgment or order appealed from:
_____________________________________
Month
Day
Year
1. Is the judgment or order appealed from in compliance with rule 58, A.R.Civ.P.?
Yes
No
2. Does the order appealed from constitute a disposition of all claims as to all parties?
Yes
No
3. If not, did the trial court enter an order intended to make the order final pursuant to rule 54(b)?
Yes
No
4. If the trial court intended to make the order appealed from final pursuant to rule 54 (b), did the court in the Rule 54 (b)
order expressly determine that there was no just reason for delay and expressly direct that final judgment be entered?
Yes
No
5. If the answer to question 2 is “NO” , and the trial court did not make the order final by full compliance with Rule 54(b),
please explain the basis for seeking appellate review and cite the authority for this appeal:
_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
IX. POST-JUDGMENT MOTIONS:
List all post-judgment motions by date of filing, type, and date of disposition
(whether by trial court order or by the provisions of Rule 59.1, A.R.Civ.P.):
DATE OF FILING
DATE OF DISPOSITION
TYPE OF POST-JUDGMENT MOTION
Month
Date
Year
Month
Date
Year
Form ARAP-25 (back)
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DOCKETING STATEMENT Appeal to the Supreme Court of Alabama
X. CONSTITUTIONAL ISSUES:
1. Are the provisions of Rule 44, A.R.App.P., applicable to this appeal?
Yes
No
2. If so, have the provisions been complied with?
Yes
No
XI. NATURE OF CASE ON APPEAL: In the left column of boxes proceeding the categories listed below, check the box (check only one) that best
describes or categorizes the basis or theory of the primary issue on appeal. In the right column of boxes, check any secondary theories that are
applicable to the suit.
TORTS:
10
Real property
31
Personal
44
Declaratory judgment
01
Bad Faith
11
Wrongful Death (All Types)
32
Pension
45
Injunction (Commercial)
02
Fraud
12
Wantonness
33
Insurance
46
Injunction (Employment)
03
Legal Malpractice
13
Conversion
34
Employment
47
Injunction (Other)
04
Medical Malpractice
14
Wrongful Employ Termination
39
Other: __________
48
Extraordinary Writ
05
Other Malpractice
15
Premises Liability
49
Pub. Service Comm
OTHER:
06
Products/AEMLD
16
Outrage
40
Real Property
50
RR/Seaman(FELA)
07
Negligence (Vehicular)
29
Other: _________________
41
Civ Rights (Prisoner)
51
RICO
08
Negligence (Gen./other)
CONTRACTS
42
Civil Rights (Other)
99
Other: ______________
09
Personal Property
30
Commercial
43
Wills/Trusts/ Estates
______________
XII. APPELLATE REVIEW: Please take notice that your case may be initially reviewed by the Court of Civil Appeals. Pursuant to § 12-2-7, Code of
Alabama 1975, the Supreme Court has the authority to transfer any civil case within its jurisdiction to the court of Civil Appeals, except cases
presenting a substantial question of federal or state constitutional law; cases involving a novel legal question, the resolution of which will have
significant statewide impact; utility rate cases appealed pursuant to § 31-1-140, Code of Alabama 1975, bond validation cases appealed pursuant
to § 6-6-754, Code of Alabama 1975, or Alabama State bar disciplinary proceedings.
If you believe this case should not be transferred to the Court of Civil Appeals, please state with specificity the reason(s) why it should not be
transferred, referring to pertinent sections of § 12-2-7. Reasons should be supported in the ISSUES and FACTS sections of this docketing statement.
___________________________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________________________________________
XIII. ISSUES: Briefly summarize the issue(s) on appeal.
XIV. FACTS: without argument, briefly summarize the facts to inform the court of the nature of the case.
_______________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________
Date
Signature of Attorney/Party Filing this Form
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