Court Case Record Estate of Jason Michael Litchfield 2012-P-0184

Estate of Jason Michael Litchfield Court Case Record

Court Case Number: 2012-P-0184

Case Number2012-P-0184
Case TitleEstate of Jason Michael Litchfield
Case TypeCivil
StateMassachusetts, MA
CountyBerkshire Probate & Fam
CourtBerkshire Probate & Fam
Court Address
Field Date11/20/2002
Close Date09/12/2013


Michael J. DeGregorio, EsquireLoretta R. LitchfieldPlaintiff/Appellee
Sherwood Guernsey, II, Esquire Inactive Holly Rogers, EsquireRichard Bartlett JohansenPlaintiff/Appellee
Robert M. Fuster, Sr., Esquire Inactive John A. Barry, EsquireBerkshire County Kids Place & ViDefendant
Paul W. LitchfieldPro Se Other/Appellant
Richard LitchfieldPro Se Other interested party
Entry Date Paper Entry Text
02/06/2012 #1 Motion to waive entry fee, filed by Paul W. Litchfield.
02/06/2012 #2 RE#1: Appellant's motion to waive the filing fee to enter his appeal is allowed to the extent he is to pay $150.00. (Grainger, J.)
02/06/2012 #3 Entered.
02/06/2012 #4 Notice of entry sent.
02/21/2012 #5 Letter from Sherwood Guernsey, II re: No longer representing any party in this action. Notice of Disappearance of Counsel was filed in the Berkshire Probate and Family Ct. on 10/26/10.
03/16/2012 #6 MOTION to extend brief & appendix due date, filed by Paul W. Litchfield.
03/20/2012 #7 Letter from John A. Barry re: appearance.
03/21/2012 #8 RE#4: MOTION to extend brief due date, filed by Paul W. Litchfield, Other/Appellant, denied without prejudice to later refiling, subsequent to Appellant submitting Docketing Statement, pursuant to requirement of Appeals Court Docketing Statement Pilot Program. Notice to counsel.
03/23/2012 #9 Letter from John A. Barry re: dismissal of client as they are not a proper party
03/26/2012 #10 Letter from Paul Litchfield re: Request to make Judge Simons an appellee: Request for information regarding wrongful death settlement money.
03/26/2012 #11 Letter from Paul W. Litchfield re: Request to reconsider denial of motion to extend as incarcerated self-represented litigants are exempt from the requirement.
04/04/2012 #12 Letter from Robert M. Fuster, Sr. re: do not represent a direct party to the appeal and want to discontinue receiving notices.
04/06/2012 #13 RE#6: Berkshire County Kids Place and Violence Prevention Center, Inc. is not a party to this appeal. *Notice.
04/06/2012 #14 RE#7: The appellees in this matter are Loretta Litchfield and Richard Bartlett Johnson. On appeal the trial court's denial entered on the trial court docket on 10/26/11 of your motion for reconsideration or in the alternative motion for new trial, and your "motion to amend findings of fact and motion to amend conclusions of law, inclusive together." A review of the trial court docket indicates judgment entered on 9/13/10, but a timely notice of appeal of that judgment was not filed. *Notice.
04/06/2012 #15 RE#8: The within is treated as appellant's motion to reconsider the court's 3/21/12 action on paper #4, and after reconsideration is allowed as appellant is not required to file a docketing statement. Motion to extend brief due date allowed to 4/20/12. *Notice.
04/23/2012 #16 Notice of rejection of brief of Paul W. Litchfield as noncompliant (needs certificate of compliance per MRAP 16k, needs table of contents for appendices filed). Party to refile brief on or before 5/7/2012 and re-serve brief on all parties, unless a motion for leave to file a non-conforming brief is allowed. *Notice sent.
05/09/2012 #17 Motion to file non-conforming brief, filed by Paul W. Litchfield.
05/10/2012 #18 RE#11: Allowed. The appellant's brief and appendix is accepted for filing this date. *Notice.
04/23/2012 #19 SERVICE of (9) brief & appendix for Other/Appellant Paul W. Litchfield.
05/22/2012 #20 MOTION to Dismiss, filed by Estate of Loretta R. Litchfield and Estate of Jason Litchfield.
05/22/2012 #21 RE#13: The motion to dismiss the appeal is denied without prejudice to raising the within arguments in the appellee's brief. The appellant is cautioned to observe the service requirements of MRAP 13(d). The appellee's brief shall be field on or before 7/31/12. Notice
05/29/2012 #22 OPPOSITION to paper #1, filed by Paul W. Litchfield.