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“Excusable Neglect” Is No Excuse for Filing an Untimely Response to a Rule 56 Motion

Trial Rule 56 provides that a response to a motion for summary judgment is to be filed within 30 days after service of the motion. Attorneys who miss this deadline try to find ways around it; the attorney in Delage Laden … Continue reading

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Always File Your 56(F) Motion

November 16, 2010 Yesterday, the Indiana Court of Appeals told a cautionary tale in Booher v. Sheeram, LLC, 937 N.E.2d 392 (Ind. Ct. App. 2010), Case No. 20A03-1005-CT-338, about an attorney who received an agreement from his opposing counsel for … Continue reading

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