March 2009 Edition

Welcome to the March 9, 2009 edition of the Appellate Lawyer --
the monthly newsletter of the HBA Appellate Section.


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1 - Justice Jim Sharp: an article about the new justice of the First Court of Appeals by J. Stephen Barrick, Hicks Thomas, LLP.

2 - Chief Justice J. Woodfin Jones: an article about a founding partner of Alexander Dubose Jones & Townsend joining the Austin Court of Appeals by Hannah Sibiski, Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P.

3 - Case Summaries: a summary of selected recent opinions from the Texas Supreme Court and the First and Fourteenth Courts of Appeals (from the February 2009 luncheon). Prepared and presented by Elizabeth A. Holman, Briefing Attorney for the Texas First Court of Appeals, edited by Jennifer Kingaard and Karlene Poll, Baker Botts, L.L.P.

4 - Calendar of Appellate Events, prepared by Derek D. Bauman, Franklin, Cardwell & Jones, P.C.

Please note that the March Appellate Section Luncheon
has been rescheduled to March 12 to accomodate Spring Break.