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appearance

1. Law
a. the formal attendance in court of a party in an action
b. formal notice that a party or his legal representative intends to maintain or contest the issue
2. Philosophy
a. the outward or phenomenal manifestation of things
b. the world as revealed by the senses, as opposed to its real nature
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Though the proposed amendment also provides that such a legend will not constitute either a general or a limited appearance by the lawyer, it warns that a lawyer who does sign any paper will be considered to have filed a general appearance and may thereafter withdraw only by motion, pursuant to existing rules.
Both rules permit direct communications with a pro se litigant by opposing counsel who has knowledge of the limited appearance or representation.
Procedural rule amendments governing how lawyers appear in cases and expanding the ability of attorneys to make limited appearances have been endorsed by the Board of Governors.
Borman said one difference between limited appearance attorneys and coverage attorneys is the former have direct relationships with clients, while the latter are typically engaged by other attorneys.
The limited appearance of the current heavyweight champ and Beast Incarnate has led pundits to believe that he will not hang on to the belt that longer.
On a night for scoring points, even with a limited appearance from one of the nation's leading scorers, Oregon earned a few after the scoreboard was shut off Friday in McArthur Court.
Granville certainly made the most of his limited appearance.
This is designed to allow lawyers to come into the other areas, like landlord tenant, foreclosure, some of the consumer issues, and provide a limited appearance for components of those cases, as opposed to having to take the whole case," President Greg Coleman said.
One of the highlights of Season 1 was Piper and Alex's relationship, which was reduced to just a side-note in Season 2 because of Prepon's limited appearance.
The 18-year-old Scot looked in control in his first match since his limited appearance in the Davis Cup when he took the first set against local wildcard Jean-Rene Lisnard.
At the moment, there is a very limited appearance money scheme, restricted to particular categories of race.
505 when it met in October and was discussing a smaller rule change on limited appearance attorneys at its January session during the Bar's Winter Meeting.