Notice of Appeal to the 11th Circuit

5 Apr 2017

Notice of Appeal to the 11th Circuit

Posted By :
Comments : 0

Are you looking for a sample notice of appeal to the 11th Circuit? Here’s one from an actual case from a multimillion dollar verdict!:

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF FLORIDA GAINESVILLE DIVISION

RICHARD ALEXANDER WILLIAMS,

Plaintiff,

v.

Case No. 1:13-cv-00222-MW-GRJ

FIRST ADVANTAGE LNS SCREENING SOLUTIONS, INC. f/k/a LEXISNEXIS SCREENING SOLUTIONS, INC.,

Defendant.

/

NOTICE OF APPEAL

Notice is hereby given that Defendant FIRST ADVANTAGE BACKGROUND SERVICES CORP. hereby appeals to the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit from: (1) the jury’s verdict, as returned on October 28, 2016 (ECF No. 188); (2) the District Court’s Orders denying Defendant’s motion for judgment as a matter of law pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 50, as entered on October 26, 2016 and October 31, 2016 (See ECF No. 191); (3) the Judgment in this action, as amended, entered on November 2, 2016 (ECF No. 196); and (4) the District Court’s Order Denying Motion for Judgment as a Matter of Law or New Trial, made pursuant to Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 50 and 59, as entered on March 2, 2017 (ECF No. 217). Case 1:13-cv-00222-MW-GRJ Document 220 Filed 03/31/17

Respectfully submitted,

FIRST ADVANTAGE BACKGROUND SERVICES CORP.

By /s/ Joseph Turner Joseph Turner Illinois Bar No. 6195834 jturner@seyfarth.com Jason M. Torres Illinois Bar No. 6278611 jtorres@seyfarth.com SEYFARTH SHAW LLP 131 South Dearborn Street, Suite 2400 Chicago, Illinois 60603 Telephone: (312) 460-5000 Facsimile: (312) 460-7000

Lead Counsel for First Advantage Background Services Corp.

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF FLORIDA GAINESVILLE DIVISION

RICHARD ALEXANDER WILLIAMS,

Plaintiff,

v.

Case No. 1:13-cv-00222-MW-GRJ

FIRST ADVANTAGE LNS SCREENING SOLUTIONS, INC. f/k/a LEXISNEXIS SCREENING SOLUTIONS, INC.,

Defendant.

/

CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE

I certify that on March 31, 2017, I electronically filed DEFENDANT’S

NOTICE OF APPEAL with the Clerk of Court using the CM/ECF system, which

will automatically send e-mail notification of such filing to the following attorneys

of record:

Barry S. Balmuth Barry S. Balmuth, B.C.S.

2505 Burns Road Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 33410

Michael Massey Massey & Duffy, PLLC 855 E. University Avenue Gainesville, Florida 32601

/s/ Joseph Turner

Counsel for Defendant

About the Author:

Massey & Duffy has existed since October, 2003. We focus exclusively on civil litigation, including wrongful death, overtime cases, car and trucking accidents, insurance claims, breach of contract, general employment law, and serious personal injury lawsuits.