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Plaintiffs eviction was denied ,I appealed to district

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Plaintiffs eviction was denied ,I appealed to district court, should i wait for hearing before i Pay defendants attorney contingency fee
Submitted: 9 days ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  legalgems replied 9 days ago.

Hello! I will be reviewing your question and posting a response momentarily; if you have any follow up questions please respond here. Thanks!

Expert:  legalgems replied 9 days ago.

What state is this in regards ***** *****? Also, did the court order defendant to pay plaintiff's attorney fees?

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
circuit court made nte that civil court judge may determ deffendant att contingency fee, but i filed on time to appeal to district court
Customer: replied 9 days ago.
I need statute number and answer please
Customer: replied 9 days ago.
or you may copy and email me statutr with explanation thanks
Expert:  legalgems replied 9 days ago.

I'm sorry; I had difficulty getting a lock on this page to post a response; can you please tell me the state this is in regards to?

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Expert:  legalgems replied 9 days ago.

Thank you; normally the order will state that the attorney fees judgment is to be stayed, pending appeal, if the party makes a motion to that effect. If the order is silent as to appeals, then the judgment is effective when entered. The parties can agree to a postponement pending an appeal; if the other side refuses, then the requesting party can file a motion to stay the order, pending appeal. Often times, depending on the amount, and the party's ability to pay, the court may require a bond to ensure that if the appeal is not successful, the funds will still be available.

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Customer: replied 8 days ago.
I need statut number as an evidence so I can strike judge order to disburse money from court registry to defend.att before judgement of my filed appeal
Expert:  legalgems replied 8 days ago.

That is rule 9.310 and is in the second blue link above. Hope that helps! Kindly rate 5 stars if you feel I have earned it. Thanks!

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