Did You Notice That This Fact Was Not in the Record on Appeal?

By: Benjamin G. Shatz
– Daily Journal

"Did you notice that this fact was not in the record on appeal? Lawyering requires two key ingredients, facts and law. And the world of litigation starkly delineates the realms where each predominates. The shorthand phrasing of this general rule is that trials focus on the facts whereas appeals focus on the law."

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