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Case Information: 31480
Short Caption:WHEAT VS. EICONCourt:Supreme Court
Lower Court Case(s):Washoe Co. - Second Judicial District - CV9701375Classification:Civil Appeal - Administrative Agency - General
Disqualifications:Case Status:Remittitur Issued/Case Closed
Replacement:Panel Assigned: Panel
To SP/Judge:12/11/1997 / Manoukian, NoelSP Status:Completed
Oral Argument:Oral Argument Location:
Submission Date:03/10/1999How Submitted:

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Docket Entries
12/04/1997Filing FeeReceived Filing Fee Paid on Filing. $200.00 from Marialice Galt - Check No. 1103.
12/04/1997Notice of Appeal DocumentsFiled Certified Copy of Notice of Appeal. Appeal docketed in the Supreme Court this day. (Docketing statement mailed to counsel for appellant.)
12/11/1997Settlement NoticeIssued Notice: Assignment to Settlement Program. Settlement Judge: Noel Manoukian. (Briefing and preparation of transcripts suspended pending further order of this court.)
12/23/1997Docketing StatementFiled Docketing Statement.
12/30/1997Notice of Appeal DocumentsFiled Certified Copy of Notice of Appeal/Amended/Supplemental. And Amended Case Appeal Statement.
01/13/1998Notice/OutgoingIssued Notice to Transmit Required Document. (D.C. minutes to Washoe County Clerk.) Due Date: 10 days
01/14/1998Other Other. Filed Special Appearance to Challenge Jurisdiction.
01/21/1998Notice of Appeal DocumentsReceived Documents from District Court Clerk. Certified copies of district court minutes from Washoe County clerk.
01/26/1998Other Other. Filed Opposition to Respondents' Challenge to Jurisdiction.
02/27/1998Settlement Program ReportFiled Interim Settlement Program Report. The parties were unable to agree to a settlement of this matter.
03/24/1998Order/ProceduralFiled Case Processing Order. The parties were unable to agree to a settlement of this matter. Attorney Galt shall have 15 days from the date of this order to show cause why this court should not act on the settlement judge's determination and recommendation.
04/09/1998MotionFiled Motion. Of Marialice K. Galt and John Wheat for Extension of one day within which to file response to Order of March 24, 1998.
04/09/1998MotionFiled Response to Order to Show Cause. Of March 24, 1998, concerning the merits of the underlying Appeal (o.k. to file per J.B.)
04/09/1998MotionFiled Response to Order to Show Cause. To show cause dated March 24, 1998, concerning the sanctions of counsel. (O.K. to file per J.B.)
04/14/1998Order/ProceduralFiled Case Processing Order. We conclude we have jurisdiction over this appeal and deny the motion to dismiss. Fn1[We direct the clerk of this court to amend the caption on this court's docket so that it is consistent with the caption on this order.]
04/30/1998MotionFiled Motion. Motion for Leave to file Reply and Reply to Appellant's Response to Order to Show Cause.
04/30/1998MotionReceived Reply to Response. To Mr. Wheat's response to Order to Show Cause.
06/23/1998Order/ProceduralFiled Case Processing Order. On April 30, 1998, respondents filed a motion for leave to file a reply to appellant's response to the order to show cause. Cause appearing, we grant the respondent's motion. The clerk of this court shall file forthwith the reply received on April 30, 1998. Cause appearing, we defer action on the settlement judge's recommendation and respondent's requests for sanctions. When this matter is submitted to this court for decision on the merits, we will determine whether sanctions for filing a frivolous appeal are appropriate pursuant to NRAP 38. Appellant shall have 15 days from the date of this order to file with this court a transcript request form or certificate of no transcript request. Appellant shall have 120 days from the date of this order within which to file and serve the opening brief and appendix. Thereafter, briefing shall proceed in accordance with NRAP 31 (a) (1). In preparing and assembling the appendix, counsel shall strictly comply with the provision of NRAP 30. Fn1[We deny as moot attorney Galt's motion to file late responses.]
06/23/1998MotionFiled Reply to Response. Reply to Mr. Wheat's Response to Order to Show Cause (SCR 172, 181, 202).
07/08/1998Transcript RequestFiled Request for Transcript of Proceedings. To Court Reporter: Denise Phipps.
07/13/1998Other Other. Filed notification of name change.
07/14/1998TranscriptFiled Transcript. Proceedings: Petition for Judicial Review - 10/9/97. Court Reporter: Denise Phipps
10/19/1998BriefFiled Brief. Appellant's Opening Brief. (Mailed on: Reno/Carson Messenger 10/19/98.)
10/19/1998AppendixFiled Appendix. Appellant's.
11/16/1998BriefFiled Brief. Co-respondent Airport Authority of Washoe County's Answering Brief. (Mailed on: Hand Delivered 11/16/98.)
11/17/1998BriefFiled Brief. Filed Respondent Employers Insurance company of Nevada's Answering Brief. (Mailed on: Hand delivered 11/17/98). STRICKEN BY ORDER 2/11/99.
11/17/1998AppendixFiled Joint Appendix.
11/20/1998Other Other. Filed Respondent Employers Insurance Company of Nevada Errata Sheet (Motion).
11/20/1998BriefReceived Brief. Received Respondent Employers Insurance Company of Nevada's Answering Brief. (Mailed on: hand delivered 11/20/98).
12/17/1998BriefFiled Brief. Appellant's Reply Brief. (Mailed on: 12/16/98.)
02/11/1999Order/ProceduralFiled Case Processing Order. We elect to treat the Errata Sheet as a Motion to file an amended Answering Brief. We grant the Motion and direct the clerk to file the amended Answering Brief submitted on November 20, 1998, forthwith. The clerk shall strike the original defective Answering Brief filed by Employers Insurance Company of Nevada on November 17, 1998. (Stricken by Order: Respondent Employers Insurance Company of Nevada's Answering Brief filed 11/17/98.)
02/11/1999BriefFiled Brief. Filed Respondent Employers Insurance Company of Nevada's Answering Brief.
03/10/1999Order/ProceduralFiled Order. Submitted date: 3/10/99
03/10/1999Other Other. Case submitted on the record and briefs this day.
03/10/1999Case Status Update Submitted for Decision.
06/15/2000Notice/IncomingFiled Notice. Notice of Change of Address for attorney James A. McCarty. 00-10163
07/13/2000Order/DispositionalFiled Order Dismissing Appeal. "ORDER this appeal dismissed." fn3[We decline to sanction appellant's counsel in accordance with the settlement judge's recommendation, and we deny respondents' motions for sanctions.] NNP99B-CY/DA/ML 00-12042
08/08/2000RemittiturIssued Remittitur. 00-13741
08/08/2000Case Status Update Remittitur Issued/Case Closed.
08/15/2000RemittiturFiled Remittitur. Received by County Clerk on August 11, 2000. 00-13741