Appellate Court Verbosity

September 12, 2013

  • 51 Bankruptcy
  • 51XIX Review
  • 51XIX(B) Review of Bankruptcy Court
  • 51k3789 Determination and Disposition; Additional Findings
  • 51k3789.1 k. In General.

51 BankruptcyWhen lower court produces a comprehensive, well-reasoned decision, appellate court should refrain from writing at length to no other end than to hear its own words resonate.
International Home Products, Inc. v. First Bank of Puerto Rico, Inc., 2013 WL 3291808 (D.P.R. July 1, 2013)
Suggested by Barbara A. Bozonie, Principal Attorney Editor; Thomson Reuters; Eagan, MN