Pilots are required to learn and use checklists for every aspect of flight, from preparing for take-off to dealing with equipment malfunction. It was a checklist that helped Captain Chelsey “Sully” Sullenberger and co-pilot Jeffery Skiles safely land their US Airways flight in the Hudson River after the plane’s engines were damaged by a flock of geese.
Checklists are part of the foundation of our company and critical to our success. We use them to communicate a variety of information, from work goals and project objectives to our ability to get more than 1,200 briefs docketed each year. Here now – the second entry in our six-part series – is our Brief in Opposition Checklist:
- No. ___
- In the Supreme Court of the United States
- Who v. Who
- On Petition for a Writ of Certiorari to … (match the lower court as directed by the Supreme Court’s docket)
- Title of Brief (“Brief in Opposition” or “