Pro hac vice admission and local counsel
04 Feb

Failure to prosecute Sandy cases diligently subjects pro hac vice attorney and local counsel to sanctions

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In Lighthouse Point Marina & Yacht Club v. International Marine Underwriters, the District of New Jersey revoked the pro hac vice status of the Plaintiff’s attorney, awarded fees and costs to the defendant, and referred the attorneys involved (or more accurately, not involved) for further disciplinary review. Additionally, the attorneys are barred from additional pro hac

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Pro hac vice admission and local counsel
21 Jan

Pro hac vice applicants filing outside their home jurisdictions should take note that not all online filing systems are created equal

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Recently, the Ohio Supreme Court granted pro hac vice attorneys access to the Court’s online filing system. The decision was lauded by attorneys from outside the Columbus area, even attorneys in Ohio, because online filing saves significant time, energy, and costs. As with any aspect of practicing law outside your home jurisdiction, things that look

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Pro hac vice admission and local counsel
06 Nov

The basics of pro hac vice admission

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Pro hac vice admission is a one-time, conditional form of admission for attorneys licensed in one jurisdiction who wish to practice in one case in another state. There are many reasons an attorney may seek pro hac vice admission.  

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