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  • The Appellate Practitioner
    © 2007-2009
    by Kimberly A. Kralowec
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June 18, 2007

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Greg May

It's funny how the courts keep warning that they are running out of patience with parties appealing from nonappealable orders, but continue to save such appeals fairly regularly anyway! Will they ever really run out of patience and stop doing so? It seems they could stop if they wanted to. After all, don't the courts view "saves" as discretionary acts?

But it seems the Supreme Court put some limits on that discretion a few years ago in Walker v. Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transp. Authority (2005) 35 Cal.4th 15, in which they held that a court "should" save appeals in certain circumstances (though I don't think the rationale applies to premature appeals).

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