Saturday, February 8, 2020

Wisconsin appellate court week February 10th-14th 2020

Events | Courts last week | Courts this week

Upcoming Federalist Society events include

March 5th On Statutory Interpretation, Judge Diane Sykes of the 7th Circuit, Madison Lawyers Chapter and University of Wisconsin Student Chapter (details and registration)

March 13th-14th "The Structural Constitution in the 21st Century", National Student Symposium, University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor (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)

May 8th Wisconsin Lawyers Chapters Conference, Pewaukee, Milwaukee Lawyers Chapter and Madison Lawyers Chapter (save the date)


Supplement to last week

Wisconsin court: Bid to recover smuggled car can continue, Todd Richmond, Associated Press, Wisconsin Law Journal, on Mueller v. TL90108 LLC, 2020 WI 7

Statute of Repose Bars Asbestos-related Claim by Former Power Plant Worker, by Joe Forward, WisBar News, on Nooyen v. Wisconsin Electric Power Co., 2019AP289

The Third Branch - Fall/Winter 2019-20, quarterly newsletter of the Wisconsin court system

Marathon County v. D. K., 2020 WI 8, Justia

Ghostwriting for Pro Se Litigants: Supreme Court Weighing Petition, by Joe Forward, Inside Track, State Bar of Wisconsin

2019 in Review, by Gregg Herman, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Law Journal

Marsy's Law question that strengthens the rights of crime victims will remain on April 7 ballot, by Patrick Marley, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel [proposed amendment to Wisconsin Constitution, Article I, Section 9m]

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 (none currently 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
- February 2020 (February 24th-March 4th
- March 2020 (March 23rd-April 1st) Latest slip opinions

U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit: this week's Opinions and Unpublished Orders