When you're close to a final draft, use this self-editing checklist to add a bit of polish--or give it to your assistant to do the same.
- Are the headings correctly numbered?
- Are acronyms explained?
- Are the parties referred to in the same way throughout the brief?
- When referring to the parties, have you used proper form of singular, plural and possessive, e.g., "plaintiff," "plaintiffs," "plaintiff's," "plaintiffs'"?
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