Sunday, September 15, 2019

Wisconsin appellate court week September 16th-20th 2019

Events | Courts last week | Courts this week

Upcoming Federalist Society events include

October 3rd "Judicial Nominations in the Trump Administration" Ed Whelan, President, Ethics and Public Policy Center, presented by Milwaukee Lawyers Chapter (details and registration)

November 14th-16th "Originalism", National Lawyers Convention, Washington DC, DC Young Lawyers Chapter, Washington DC Lawyers Chapter, and Capitol Hill Chapter (details and registration)

April 25th Inaugural Midwestern Lawyers Chapters Conference, Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, Springfield, Illinois, presented by the Chicago, St. Louis, and Jefferson City Lawyers Chapters (save the date)


Supplement to last week

Monthly Statistical Report - August 2019, Wisconsin Court System

Wisconsin Supreme Court oral argument
- State v. Schultz, 2017 AP 1977-CR;
- State v. Lopez, 2017 AP 014-CR;
WisconsinEye video

- Supreme Court Digest and
- Court of Appeals Digest, by Profs. Daniel D. Blinka and Thomas J. Hammer, Marquette University Law School, Milwaukee
- Lawyer Discipline, Office of Lawyer Regulation
Wisconsin Lawyer - September 2019

- What Does the State Bar Do for Me? by Jill M. Kastner, Legal Action of Wisconsin Inc., Milwaukee, President, State Bar of Wisconsin;
- When a House Becomes a Home, by Larry J. Martin, executive director, State Bar of Wisconsin;
Wisconsin Lawyer - September 2019

Appeals Court: Voluntary Retirement Precludes Worker’s Compensation Benefits, by Joe Forward, WisBar News

Fiction or Felony? An Uber Driver's Facebook Posts Inspire Fear, by Jeremy Conrad, FindLaw 7th Circuit

“Women and the Wisconsin Supreme Court”: An Update through 2018-19, by Alan Ball, Marquette University, SCOWstats

Defense win! SCOW reverses courts of appeals’ dismissal of Chapter 51 appeal for mootness, On Point blog, Wisconsin State Public Defender

Wisconsin Court of Appeals Enforces Knowledge Requirement for Preference Claims, by Rachel M. Blise, Foley & Lardner LLP, Milwaukee

Appeals court reduces award in legal battle over bedbugs, Associated Press, Wisconsin Law Journal

State Bar of Wisconsin Policy Positions - 2019

State Bar of Wisconsin - Board of Governors Positions, Bill Track 50, 2019-2020 Regular Session

This week:

Here are the lists of the Wisconsin Court System's links to:

as they are posted.

Supreme Court pending cases and pending disciplinary complaints include those scheduled for oral argument:

Dates set aside for arguments but to which specific cases have not yet been scheduled can be found on the Yearly Oral Argument Schedule - 2019/2020 Term.

Next conference on pending petitions for review:

Pending rules petitions include those scheduled for hearing or conference

The Court of Appeals has oral argument scheduled for


U.S. Supreme Court 2019 Term:
Calendars and Lists; Argument Calendar:
Argument for
- October 2019 (October 7-16, 2019)
- November 2019 (November 4-13, 2019)
- December 2019(December 2-11, 2019P

U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit: this week's Opinions and Unpublished Orders