Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Court of Appeals proposes requiring electronic filing of appellate briefs

The Wisconsin Court of Appeals on June 19, 2008 filed a Petition with the Supreme Court for rules changes
requiring appellate counsel to file an electronic copy of all appellate briefs and no-merit reports. The proposed rule changes also permit, but do not require, the filing of an electronic copy of the appendix.

In re Proposed Amendments to Wis. Stat. Rule 809.19, Wis. Stat. Rule 809.32, and Wis. Stat. Rule 809.80 relating to the Electronic Filing of the Appellate Briefs and No-Merit Reports (08-15)