Features for September 2015

Welcome to the September 2015 edition of the Appellate Lawyer --
the newsletter of the HBA Appellate Practice Section.

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE ETHICS JEOPARDY WINNERS
These people are more ethical than you.

TIPS FOR PREPARING FOR THE TBLS SPECIALIZATION EXAM IN CIVIL APPELLATE LAW
Jeffrey L. Oldham and Scott A. James offer advice for this year's round of flogees.

REWRITE THIS SENTENCE
Justice Bill Boyce, 14th Court of Appeals, works through some lingering childhood issues by analogizing to concurring opinions.

DID YOU KNOW . . . ?
by JoAnn Storey

APPELLATECH
Derek D. Bauman offers a way to track billable time and expenses without expensive software.

CASE UPDATES FOR APRIL TO AUGUST 2015
Case updates for the Houston practitioner
by James C. Marrow, Hogan & Hogan, and Andrew Nelson, Wright & Close, LLP

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