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"Final Orders, Rule 1:1, and How to Try to Avoid Finality in Civil Cases"

  • Thursday, September 21, 2023
  • 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
  • Norfolk Courthouse First Floor Conference Room

Registration is required.
NPBA Members: Free
Not yet NPBA Members: $30.00 (1 CLE Credits)


  • This presentation will provide a discussion and analysis of Rule 1:1 of the Rules of the Supreme Court of Virginia, which governs the finality of judgments, orders, and decrees. Questions to be answered by this presentation include:  What is a “final order?” What specific type of order is a “final order?” If a final order has been entered, how is the twenty-one-clock stopped? What terms in an order will or will not suffice in an order to stop the clock? What can be done in the twenty-one days after the entry of a final order? And more…

22 Person Limit due to capacity

Presenter:  Hon. Everett A. Martin, Jr., Presiding Judge, Norfolk Circuit Court

Number of CLE hours:  1

Area of Law: Civil Practice and Procedure

Must be present at the start of the CLE program until the end in order to received credit(s).

Additional Details:

Please contact bar association staff at (757) 622-3152 or email if you have any questions.

*Application for approval for this course or program is pending with the Virginia Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board.