Don’t Throw Away Your Shot: Federal Appellate Jurisdiction in the Seventh Circuit
Tue, May 4, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ET
Federal jurisdiction can be a complex issue in any case, but when an appeal is taken to the Seventh Circuit, every case’s jurisdictional questions get new scrutiny. Improper handling of jurisdictional issues on appeal can even get you sanctioned or in other ethics trouble. This seminar will review the ins-and-outs of the appellate jurisdiction of the federal courts as well as how you can craft the “Jurisdictional Statement” in your brief to comply with the Seventh Circuit’s strict rules. Seminars on this topic don't come around very often, so don't miss your chance to learn how to navigate these tricky waters!
Please note: this program will take place as a live webinar via Zoom conferencing and CLE credits earned will be reported as distance education credit. Instructions for accessing the webinar will be provided in your registration confirmation email. Until further notice, limitations on distance education have been removed for all Indiana attorneys and judges due to the COVID-19 public health emergency.
Featuring: Aaron T. Craft, Office of the Indiana Attorney General; Stephen R. Creason, Office of the Indiana Attorney General; Sopen Shah, Perkins Coie LLP
Indiana Commission For Continuing Legal Education
Credit has been approved with the Indiana Commission For Continuing Legal Education for 1.00 General credit and 1.00 Speaker General credit.
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Tue, May 4, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ET