April 29, 2015
Mario D. Bellissimo Featured in The Lawyers Weekly Article
Mario D. Bellissimo was recently quoted in The Lawyers Weekly article concerning the issue of prothonotaries possibly being phased out. Cristin Schmitz writes that the 44 year-old post may be removed from the Federal Court, and that the announcement has surprised many lawyers as prothonotaries are a key part of the legal system.
Mario D. Bellissimo agrees, noting that the position is “important for motions, and dealing with issues, to help expedite some of the matters before the court. So the concern we would have, of course, is what’s going to be the substitute?”
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