Features for June 2014

Welcome to the June 2014 edition of the Appellate Lawyer --
the newsletter of the HBA Appellate Practice Section.

JUDICIAL INTERVIEW SERIES
Justice Ken Wise: Loving Law and Living Large, by Chief Justice Kem Frost

THE FIRST CIVIL COURTS IN HOUSTON
David Furlow discusses the first civil courts established in Houston and the buildings that housed them.

REWRITE THIS SENTENCE
Justice Bill Boyce, 14th Court of Appeals, has a lot of questions about oral argument but won't give you any time to respond to them.

DID YOU KNOW . . . ?
by JoAnn Storey

APPELLATECH
Derek D. Bauman offers an introduction to Westlaw Next for those who have not looked at it yet.

CASE UPDATES FOR MARCH, APRIL, AND MAY 2014
Case updates for the First and Fourteenth Courts of Appeals
by John Barnes, Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC, and Andrew Nelson, Wright & Close, LLP

UPCOMING LUNCHEONS
A look at the upcoming CLE luncheons for the HBA Appellate Practice Section