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Seventh Circuit Appeals from Start to Finish

7.7 hrs. CLE/1.5 hrs. Ethics

8/28/2015
When: 8/28/2015
8:00 am - 6:15 pm
Where: Conrad Hotel
50 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, Indiana  46204
United States
Contact: Sherry Allan
317-639-5465

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7.7 hrs. CLE/1.5 hrs. Ethics

Sponsored by the ISBA Appellate Practice Section, Faegre Baker Daniels LLP, Sidley Austin LLP

& The Seventh Circuit Bar Association

 

AGENDA - 7.7 hrs. CLE/1.5 hrs. Ethics

8:00 am

​Registration

8:10-8:15 am

Introduction

 

Brian J. Paul, Faegre Baker Daniels LLP, Chair of the Indiana State Bar Appellate Practice Section


8:15-8:40 am

Seventh Circuit Appeals—A Procedural Overview

 

Donald Wall, Counsel to the Circuit Executive, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

Harmony Mappes, Faegre Baker Daniels LLP


8:40-9:20 am

An Insider’s Guide to the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals

 

Donald Wall, Counsel to the Circuit Executive, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

Julie Lyons, Chief Motions Attorney, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit


9:20-10:00 am

The Circuit Mediation Program

 

Rocco Spagna, Circuit Mediator, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit


10:00-10:15 am

Break


10:15-10:45 am

Good (Legal) Writing

 

Seth M. Lahn, Senior Lecturer in Law, Maurer School of Law, Indiana University Bloomington


10:45-11:10 am

Standards of Review and Their Importance

 

John R. Maley, Barnes & Thornburg LLP, Former Chair of the Indiana State Bar Appellate Practice Section


11:10-12:00 pm

Lessons Learned Clerking for Judges Posner and Easterbrook

 

Aaron Van Oort, Faegre Baker Daniels LLP (former Posner clerk)

Chuck Webber, Faegre Baker Daniels LLP (former Easterbrook clerk)

Bruce Jones, Faegre Baker Daniels LLP (moderator)


12:00-1:30 pm

Lunch session: U.S. Supreme Court Practice

 

Carter G. Phillips, Sidley Austin LLP


1:30-1:45 pm

Remarks from Hon. Diane Wood, Chief Judge of the U.S Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit


1:45-3:15 pm

Ethics and Appellate Practice

 

Jack Marshall, ProEthics, Ltd.


3:15-3:30 pm

Break


3:30-4:10 pm

Surviving and Thriving at Oral Argument

 

Thomas M. Fisher, Solicitor General, Office of the Indiana Attorney General

Brian J. Paul, Faegre Baker Daniels LLP, Chair of the Indiana State Bar Appellate Practice Section


4:10-5:10 pm

Judges Roundtable

 

Hon. Michael Kanne, Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

Hon. John Tinder, Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

Hon. David Hamilton, Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

Moderator: Hon. Jane Magnus-Stinson, Judge, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana


5:10-6:10 pm

Reception

 

Cash bar & light hors d'oeuvres

 

 

Pricing Information

Government Rate*

$99
ISBA Member Rate $225
Non-Member Rate $275

 

 

 

 

 

*Limited number of seats available, so please register early.

Registrations after August 21, 2015 will incur a $25 late fee.

 

REFUND INFORMATION

Refunds will be issued for cancellations received in writing on or before August 21, 2015 and are subject to a $25 processing fee. Refunds will not be granted after August 21, 2015 nor will they be given for no-shows after the conference. If you are unable to attend but would like to send someone in your place, contact Sherry Allan at 317.639.5465.


 A special thanks to our sponsors!

 

                   

 



 

 

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