2010 Term

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8 Aug, 2011

My Top Three Questions Presented from the Supreme Court’s 2010 Term

2019-03-18T18:47:55-05:00August 8th, 2011|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

As I explained last year, there may be no more daunting task in all Supreme Court practice than distilling a 9,000-word—or hopefully less—cert petition down to one or two Questions Presented. Although crafting QP’s are difficult, you can improve your QP’s by combining a few of the following techniques with lots of [...]

3 Jun, 2011

New Supreme Court Case Distribution Schedule

2019-03-18T18:47:59-05:00June 3rd, 2011|Tags: , , , , |

The Supreme Court released their case distribution schedule for the October 2011 Term. The schedule lists the Court's distribution dates for both both in forma pauperis and paid cases, as well as the corresponding conference dates. The distribution dates are important for determining the due date of cert stage  reply brief. To view the 2011 Term [...]