What is the Unemployment Court Fee?

Unemployment Court FeeIs there an unemployment court fee?  In Minnesota, there is a court fee for an unemployment case when there is an appeal to the Minnesota Supreme Court.

Unemployment court fee for a phone hearing?

No, there isn’t an unemployment court fee when a person seeks an appeal for either an appeal by phone or a request for reconsideration.

Unemployment court fee for Appeals Court?

In Minnesota, the rule for whether there is a court fee for an unemployment case is outlined in Rule 103.

As you can see in Rule 103, there are seven types of cases that support a free or zero dollar ($0) court fee for an appeal to the Minnesota Court of Appeals.  For unemployment purposes, part 3(g) specifically states an appeal taken by an applicant for unemployment benefits does not require a court fee.

Do employers pay an unemployment court fee?

Yes, an employer in Minnesota is required to pay a court fee if they wish to appeal an unemployment claim to the Minnesota Court of Appeals.

On the other hand, if an Applicant initiates the appeal, then an employer will not be required to pay a court fee.

Unemployment court fee for the Supreme Court

Yes, the a person or employer seeking an unemployment appeal to the Minnesota Supreme Court is responsible for a $550 fee, which is paid to the Clerk of Court.  An unemployment court fee for the Supreme Court is affirmed under rule 116.

Right or wrong, the Supreme Court in Minnesota require any person or entity seeking an unemployment appeal to  acquire or be represented by an attorney.

Should you appeal your unemployment case?

If you need help deciding whether you should appeal your unemployment case, you can contact this law office for help.  Or, check out other resources like http://www.iajlaw.com/lawyer-rankings-minnesota/from other clients.