A NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION FOR 2017 : EX PARTE APPLICATIONS ARE NO PARTY (AND CAN LEAD TO CRYING)

Civil Litigation Brief

Last year I had 10 new year’s resolutions for litigators.  This year I have one.  (The resolutions from last year remain current but one resolution is easier to keep)

THINK VERY CAREFULLY BEFORE, DURING AND AFTER, MAKING AN EX-PARTE APPLICATION OF ANY KIND

2016 saw several cases where the party that obtained an ex-parte order ended up paying for it dearly.

THESE ARE THE NUCLEAR WEAPONS OF THE LAW: AT THE VERY LEAST YOU HAVE TO HAVE READ THE RULE BOOK

There are two dangers: (i) lawyers who are familiar with this type of litigation and…

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