Court Case Record MT. IVY PRESS, LP & another vs. MONIQUE DEWAEL A/K/A MISHA DEFONSECA & others 2013-P-0606

MT. IVY PRESS, LP & another vs. MONIQUE DEWAEL A/K/A MISHA DEFONSECA & others Court Case Record

Court Case Number: 2013-P-0606

Case Number2013-P-0606
Case TypeCivil
StateMassachusetts, MA
CourtMiddlesex Superior Court
Court Address
Field Date04/08/2008
Close Date05/27/2014


Joseph M. Orlando, Esquire Brian S. McCormick, EsquireMt. Ivy Press, LPPlaintiff/Appellee
Joseph M. Orlando, Esquire Brian S. McCormick, EsquireJane DanielPlaintiff/Appellee
Monique DeWael a/k/a Misha DefonsecaPro Se Defendant/Appellant
Frank J. Frisoli, Jr., EsquireVera LeeDefendant
Jeffrey Swope, Esquire InactiveEdwards, Angell, Palmer & DodgeDefendant
Entry Date Paper Entry Text
04/10/2013 #1 Affidavit of Indigency (IMPOUNDED) and Motion to Waive entry fee, filed by Monique DeWael. The Motion to Waive entry fee is allowed conditionally, subject to review by the single justice. This appeal is now docketed for purposes of Mass. R. A. P. 19(a), which requires the appellant to serve and file the appeals brief and record appendix within the next forty days. Notice Sent.
04/10/2013 #2 Entered.
04/10/2013 #3 Notice of entry sent.
04/10/2013 #4 RE#1 ALLOWED FORTHWITH. The appellant's Affidavit of Indigency appears regular and complete on its face, and indicates that the appellant is indigent. The court hereby allows the Motion to Waive entry fee. Notice sent.
04/17/2013 #5 Memo: Notice RE#1, Notice of Entry & Notice Regarding affidavit of Indigency sent to Attorney Jeffrey Swope returned as "no such number - unable to forward." Firm name updated and notice resent.
04/24/2013 #6 Docketing Statement received from Monique DeWael aka Misha Defonseca.^
04/29/2013 #7 Letter from Jeffrey Swope re: discontinue sending notice.
05/13/2013 #8 MOTION to extend brief & appendix due date, filed by Monique DeWael.
05/13/2013 #9 RE#5: Allowed to 06/19/13. Notice
06/10/2013 #10 MOTION to file lesser number of briefs and appendices, filed by Monique DeWael a/k/a Misha Defonseca.
06/11/2013 #11 RE#6: Allowed. The appellant is granted leave to file 4 copies of the brief/appendix and to serve 1 copy of each volume on counsel. *Notice.
06/19/2013 #12 SERVICE of brief & appendix (Vol 1 & 2) for Defendant/Appellant Monique DeWael.
06/24/2013 #13 Letter from Monique DeWael re: appendix cover pages should mention: Volume I, Pages 0001-0288, and Volume II, Pages 0289-0608.
06/24/2013 #14 Letter from Monique DeWael re: designation of appendix content.
07/01/2013 #15 Memo: Response to motion to require appellant to prepare supplemental appendix received by email. Rejection email sent for the following reason: The document should not have been e-filed, because the case has not yet been assigned to a panel; a paper copy or copies must be filed with the court instead.
07/01/2013 #16 Motion to require appellant to prepare supplemental appendix to include agreed-upon exhibits, and for additional time to prepare and file brief, filed by Mt. Ivy Press, LP & Jane Daniel.
07/03/2013 #17 OPPOSITION to paper #10, filed by Monique DeWael.
07/08/2013 #18 RE#10: The appellees' request that the period in which they can file their brief be enlarged is allowed. The appellees' brief is due on or before August 19, 2013. The appellees' request to order the appellant to prepare a supplemental record appendix is denied without prejudice to renewal in the trial court. See M.R.A.P. 18(b) ("In the event of a dispute as to the parts to be included or the advance required to include them, the matter shall be settled by the lower court on motion and notice."). Notice to counsel.
07/08/2013 #19 RE#11: See action on paper #10. *Notice.
08/12/2013 #20 MOTION to extend brief due date of Mt. Ivy Press, LP, & Jane Daniel.
08/12/2013 #21 RE#12: Treating the within as a motion to stay, it is allowed. Appellate proceedings are stayed to 9/11/13. A status report is due then from the appellant regarding compliance with the trial court's order to prepare and file a supplemental record appendix dated 8/5/13. *Notice.
09/09/2013 #22 Motion for the State to pay the photocopies for the appendix, filed by Monique DeWael.