The Lively Art, Arguments That Mattered, and Perspectives on Dissent
Leading Arizona jurists will discuss appellate advocacy as conversation, with video enlivening the discussion, what arguments have made a difference in their decisions (and why), and finally, the merits of dissent, and whether Arizona's appellate culture may be moving toward more dissent.
FACULTY: Chief Justice Scott Bales, Arizona Supreme Court; Justice Robert Brutinel, Arizona Supreme Court; Judge Patricia Norris, Arizona Court of Appeals, Division One; Judge Peter Swann, Arizona Court of Appeals, Division One; Andrew Jacobs, Snell & Wilmer, LLP
The Changing Federal Rules:
Proportionality and More
One of the national leaders in federal rule reform will explain and discuss significant changes in the federal rules. The practical importance of these changes will be highlighted by a demonstration of how practice under the new rules should – and should not – be work.
FACULTY: Judge David Campbell, United States District Court, District of Arizona; Patricia Refo, Snell & Wilmer, LLP; William G. Klain, Lang & Klain PC