2018 Litigation and Appellate Summits


2018 Litigation and Appellate Summits 

Hyatt Regency Hotel

5 Embarcadero Center, San Francisco CA 94111

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The Litigation Summit Program Materials

October 5, 2018 ~ San Francisco

01 Got Ethics? Key Changes to the California Rules of Conduct You Need To Know

02 Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame Master Class: Cross-Examination

03 Hot Trials of the Year: The Los Angeles Sheriff's Department Prosecutions

04 Luncheon-Current Issues and Challenges Facing Officers of the Court

05 Litigator's Update

06 Session 1: Master Mediators: Effective Techniques and Strategies to Maximize Settlement in Mediation

07 Session 2: Deep Dive: New Developments for Federal Litigators

08 Session 3: A View From Inside: Exploring the Experiences and Expecations of In-House Counsel

09 "A Judge, A Trial Attorney, and a Jury Consultant Walk into a Courtroom": Effective Jury Selection Strategies and Techniques

2018 Litigation and Appellate Summits Brochure


The  Appellate Summit Program Materials

October 5, 2018 ~ San Francisco


01 October Term 2018: Preview of the Upcoming Supreme Court Term

02 Dealing With Challenging Standards of Review and Other Appellate Roadblocks

03 Style Counts: Amateur v. Professional Briefs, Control the Subtle Signals

04 Luncheon- Current Issues and Challenges Facing Officers of the Court

05 Through the Looking Glass A Comparison of Appellate Practice in State and Federal Courts

06 Top Appellate Practice Mistakes and How To Avoid Them

07 The Role of Appellate Advocates

2018 Litigation and Appellate Summits Brochure


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