The year has started out with some interesting and important decisions. We have had some lively discussions about the new developments in the law.
The Arkansas Supreme Court appointed a committee to make some recommendations on changes of the Arkansas Rules of Civil Procedure. The impact of those decisions on litigants and lawyers promises to be great.
We are now in a comment period. Several of us are working on comments on the proposed rules. We think the Court has an opportunity to improve the legal system with these rules, but the one law that can never be repealed is the law of unanticipated consequences. Several of us will be suggesting some possible consequences we anticip