July 9, 2008 Edition

Welcome to the July 9, 2008 edition of the Appellate Lawyer -- the monthly newsletter of the HBA Appellate Section.

Click on these titles to view the contents:

1 - Case Summaries

A summary of selected recent opinions from the Texas Supreme Court and the First and Fourteenth Courts of Appeals by Ian Beliveaux (from the June 2008 luncheon).

2 - Tips from the Top - Tips from Appellate Practitioners

R. Alan York on not responding to snide remarks

3 - Houston Appellate Calendar

Calendar of appellate events from July through September 2008

4 - Current Practices of the First and Fourteenth Courts

Beth Crawford on the practices of the First and Fourteenth Courts regarding summer recess