The rule governing appellate motions will soon change.

Effective July 1, 2019, Rule 5:4(a)(2) will be amended to dictate that, once a response to a motion is filed, "no further pleadings in support of or in opposition to a motion may be filed without leave of Court."  Thus, the default rule will be that replies and rebuttals are prohibited.

Benjamin P. Kyber
Richmond Appellate Law Attorney Serving Virginia, Henrico County.
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