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Lectures & Events

 
March 2017
Tuesday
28
March
2017
Nico Osteria
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Nico Osteria
1015 North Rush Street
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Wednesday
29
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Kenneth L. Marcus, founder and president of the Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under Law
Wednesday
29
March
2017
White and Williams LLP
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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White and Williams LLP
7 Times Square, Suite 2900
New York, New York 10036-6524
30
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31
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
This is a two-day event
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Approved for 6 hours of in-person CLE credit  |  Webcast live
April 2017
Friday
7
April
2017
CWRU Law School
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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6 hours of in-person CLE credit, pending approval
Thursday
13
April
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Tim Wu, Professor, Columbia Law School
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Wednesday
19
April
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Kathryn S. Mercer, Professor of Lawyering Skills, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Thursday
20
April
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Winnifred Fallers Sullivan, Professor and Chair of the Department of Religious Studies and Affiliate Professor of Law, Indiana University Bloomington
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval
Monday
24
April
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Speaker: Dynda A. Thomas, Partner, Squire Patton Boggs
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
May 2017
Wednesday
17
May
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Timothy Webster, Professor of Law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Sunday
21
May
2017
CWRU Law School
All-day event
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Webcast live
February 2018
16
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17
February
2018
CWRU Law School
This is a two-day event
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Exploring the Quirks of Appellate Jurisdiction
Sponsor
CWRU Law Downtown Lecture Series
MAR 14, 2012
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Location
The City Club of Cleveland
850 Euclid Ave., 2nd floor
Cleveland, Ohio 44114
CLE Credit
Approved for 1 hour of in-person CLE credit

Professor Pollis will give an overview of the jurisdiction of federal and Ohio appellate courts, with an eye toward helping practitioners wade through the patchwork of jurisdictional rules and exceptions and to understand the differences between the federal and Ohio systems. The presentation will be designed to help both those seeking to invoke appellate jurisdiction and those seeking to evade it.
Speaker Information
Andrew S. PollisAndrew S. Pollis
Visiting Assistant Professor
Milton A. Kramer Law Clinic Center
Case Western Reserve University School of Law

Andrew S. Pollis is an Assistant Professor of Law at Case Western Reserve University School of Law, where he teaches in the Milton A. Kramer Law Clinic. He has also taught Appellate Practice and Basic Mediation. Andrew graduated cum laude in 1990 from Harvard Law School and then practiced for 18 years with the Cleveland-based law firm of Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP before joining the Case faculty in 2008.

Andrew has argued numerous cases in appellate courts throughout the country and is included in the Best Lawyers in America for his work as an appellate lawyer. In 2008 Andrew became one of the first 11 attorneys to be certified as a specialist in appellate law by the Ohio State Bar Association. He also has extensive trial experience, amassing verdicts totaling over $560 million since 2003.

Andrew is co-author (along with Judge Mark P. Painter) of the last three editions (and forthcoming 2011-12 edition) of Ohio Appellate Practice (Thomson/West Baldwin’s Ohio Handbook series). His article, The Need for Non-Discretionary Interlocutory Appellate Review in Multidistrict Litigation, was published in Fordham Law Review in March 2011.

Andrew has also served in leadership positions of the American, Ohio State, and Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Associations. Since 2010 he has served as counsel to the Appellate Rules Subcommittee of the Ohio Supreme Court Commission on Rules of Practice and Procedure.

Additional Information
8:00-8:30 a.m. – Registration and continental breakfast preceding each program.
8:30-9:30 a.m. – Lecture

Free and open to the public.
1. hr. continuing legal education credit available, pending approval.

Case Downtown Lectures will take place on the following dates:
Fall 2011: September 14, October 26, November 16, December 14

Spring 2012: January 11, February 8, March 14, April 11, May 9, June 13

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At one-hour CLE activities, Ohio Supreme Court regulations require attorneys to be present for the entire hour to obtain credit. Therefore, registration for one-hour lectures will close at the time the event is scheduled to start. Everyone is welcome to attend the lecture, but we cannot submit CLE credit for late arrivals.

Recording in any form is prohibited




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