Can We Improve Georgia’s Enumeration of Errors Requirement?

Georgia Code Section 5-6-40 requires an appellant to file an enumeration of errors. In recent years, Georgia appeals courts have construed this requirement about as loosely as possible. An appellant can proceed without filing an enumeration at all; last week, … Continued

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Georgia Supreme Court Clarifies Timing of Cross-Appeals

In Sewell v. Cancel, S13G1274 (June 2, 2014), the Georgia Supreme Court ruled that the appeals courts have jurisdiction “over a properly filed cross-appeal seeking review of an order entered after the filing of the original notice of appeal but … Continued