2024 Litigation and Appellate Summit

2024 Litigation and Appellate Summit

2024 Litigation and Appellate Summit 

Program Materials

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Evaluation Form 

Your feedback is valuable to us. Please take a few minutes to complete the evaluation form for each session you attend. Your input helps us improve future events. Look for the evaluation forms below listed under each session. Thank you for your participation!


Day 1: 

9:15am - 10:45am 

Litigation, Appellate, and ADR Update

Materials: Panel 1 - Litigation, Appellate, and ADR Update.pdf

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/ANViZwHjvjPvL4LJ7 


11:00am - 12:00pm 

Keynote Address by U.S. Attorney E. Martin Estrada

Materials: Panel 2 - Keynote Address.pdf

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/cU4mpuTigACn2qQZA 


12:30pm - 2:00pm 

Lunch Program:  Effective & Ethical Use of Generative AI in Litigation

Materials: Panel 3 - Effective & Ethical Use of Generative AI.pdf

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/Zgj8KNUzBeyogZSZ9 


2:15pm - 3:15pm 

#MeToo Litigation Lookback

Materials: Panel 4 - MeToo Litigation Lookback.pdf

CCP 1001.pdfCCP 1002.pdfCivil Code 47.1.pdfGovt Code 12964.5.pdf

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/2j1q5XmWW7eUwRDu7 


3:30pm - 5:00pm 

The Portia Project

Materials: Panel 5 - The Portia Project.pdf

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/HKfsZ5aBYfZA8sRD6 


Day 2: 

9:00am - 10:15am 

The Supreme Court and Appellate Court Bias Prevention Committee: Why it Exists & Feedback from You

Materials: Panel 6 - Supreme and Appellate Courts Bias Prevention Committee.pdf

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/D1jKXR6NHgzuCnGW6 


10:30am - 12:00pm 

Appellate Advocacy:  Winning Ways and Fatal Flaws/Behind the Scenes

Materials: Panel 7 - Appellate Advocacy.pdf

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/onKmJvVdwVAi6CTF9 


12:30pm - 1:45pm 

Lunch Program:  Judicial Roundtable

Materials: N/A 

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/2bvwW9riiduwVvF89 


2:00pm - 3:00pm 

Navigating the Complex Statement of Decision Process and Effective Use of Post-Trial Motions to Enhance Your Client’s Appellate Rights

Materials: Panel 9 - Navigating the Complex.pdf

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/UaEmnHp6CFanN5HD8 


3:15pm - 4:15pm 

Access to Justice: Progress and Promise

Materials: Panel 10 - Access to Justice.pdf

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/ofQkwxwYqvwC5jH78 


4:30pm - 5:00pm 

Q & A With Chief Justice Patricia Guerrero

Materials: N/A 

Evaluation Form: https://forms.gle/3TWMmoMjuqMpoyd57 


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