Important Court News

The Court of Appeal, Fourth Circuit will be closed on Wednesday, October 28, 2020 due to the expectation of potentially hazardous weather associated with Hurricane Zeta.
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Court orders closure for Friday, October 9, 2020 ahead of Hurricane Delta
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PUBLC NOTICE – SCHEDULE OF ORAL ARGUMENTS BEING HELD VIA ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCING
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PUBLIC NOTICE – ORAL ARGUMENTS
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Please be advised that effective July 1, 2020, the following fees will increase pursuant to Act 63 of the 1985 Regular Session of the Louisiana Legislature: Civil Appeal: $ 336.50 Civil Writ: $ 176.50 Answer to Appeal: $ 126.00 Appl. for Rehearing: $ 126.00
Court issues NEW Order Regarding Court Operations and Deadlines
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Court of Appeal, Fourth Circuit Issues Order Concerning Oral Arguments
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DUE TO THE INACCESSIBILITY OF THE COURT, THE COURT OF APPEAL, FOURTH CIRCUIT HAS CONTINUED ALL ORAL ARGUMENTS SCHEDULED TO TAKE PLACE THROUGH APRIL 30, 2020. ALSO, ALL FILINGS WITH THE COURT SHALL BE SUBMITTED BY USE OF THE COURT'S ELECTRONIC FILING SYSTEM (CONVENIENCE FEE WAIVED). SEE ATTACHED ORDER. IN CASE OF EMERGENCY, PLEASE CONTACT CHIEF DEPUTY CLERK, JOANN VEAL AT 504-439-9975 OR CLERK OF COURT, JUSTIN I. WOODS, AT 504-421-8522.
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Effective February 1, 2020, the Court's convenience fee for access/use of its electronic filing sytem will be $ 50.00 per transaction.
COURT OF APPEAL, FOURTH CIRCUIT ACTIVATES E-FILING
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Appellant and Appellee Court Checklist
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Local Rules to be effective January 1, 2014:
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Court Information

Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM (except holidays)
Physical Address
3rd Floor, 400 Royal Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
Mailing Address
410 Royal Street
New Orleans, LA 70130-2199
Contact Information
Telephone: (504) 412-6001
Facsimile: (504) 412-6019
Email: coc@la4th.org

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