The 11th Annual Appellate Judges Educational Institute (AJEI) Summit was held in Dallas, TX November 14, 2014. The playlist includes the following programs:
Arbitration Hot Topics for Appellate Lawyers
Discussion on current trends in the United States Supreme Court regarding the enforce-ability of arbitration agreements and arbitration awards, as well as issues and challenges of interest to appellate practitioners who are litigating the enforce-ability of arbitration agreements and seeking to challenge or enforce arbitration awards in lower courts.
Reading and Writing Advanced E-Briefs: What Works and What Doesn’t
Understanding the most common e-brief features, how they are in practice useful to readers; help practitioners and courts consider the options for moving from “paper briefs filed electronically” to advanced e-briefs that are consistently useful; Consideration of the institutional factors and technical literacy issues shaping the different ways that practitioners and court staff have been approaching this transition; and understanding how e-briefs are affecting the evolution of appellate rules and informal practices.