KCS - Error: "Sorry, the task template wasn't saved due to the following errors: there is a cycle in your dependency"

Issue:

  • Unable to save Task List Template

Environment:

  • Clio Web App

Additional Information:

Example: You have set a Task for sending an engagement letter, due one day after your initial consultation. If you try to edit your initial consultation Task to set it to instead be due one day after your engagement letter, you will receive this error

Cause:

The Task that you are trying to save is "Due in" relation to a Task whose Due Date is also dependant on the Task itself

Resolution:

Set the Task to be Due in relation to a different Task, or update the dependency of the other Task

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