Inthe interest of expediting a decision, the appellate court, on its own motionor for extraordinary cause shown, may, except as to the jurisdictional
EffectiveNovember 1, 2016
Therules that the appellate court may not suspend concern procedures and timelimits that confer jurisdiction on the court. Rule 4(b) lists the post‑judgmentmotions that must be filed in a timely manner in the trial court. If themotions are not timely filed, the appellant may not take advantage of Rule 4(b),which allows 30 days from the disposition of the motion to file the appeal. Failureto file post‑judgment motions in a timely manner is a jurisdictionaldefect. Burgers v. Meredith,652 P.2d 1320 (Utah 1982).