Saturday, March 28, 2020

Wisconsin appellate court week March 30th-April 3rd 2020

Events | Courts last week | Courts this week

Upcoming Federalist Society events include

April 25th [postponed to Spring 2021] Inaugural Midwestern Lawyers Chapters Conference, Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, Springfield, Illinois, presented by the Chicago, St. Louis, and Jefferson City Lawyers Chapters

April 28th "Separation of Powers and the Administrative State" Eighth Annual Executive Branch Review Conference, Washington, DC (Save the date)

September 3rd Wisconsin Lawyers Chapters Conference, Pewaukee, Milwaukee Lawyers Chapter and Madison Lawyers Chapter -rescheduled from May 8th- (save the date)


Supplement to last week

Wisconsin Supreme Court puts hold on jury trials, halts in-person proceedings statewide in favor of phone and video appearances, Wisconsin Court System

State Bar Works to Ensure Legal Services Remain Exempt from 'Safer at Home' Order, WisBar News

Wisconsin Supreme Court eases step in process for new law school grads, Wisconsin Court System

Wisconsin Supreme Court Issues Order Allowing Remote Depositions, WisBar News

Court of Appeals Opinions Published Orders- March 2020, Wisconsin Court System, 2020 Wis. App. 11-17

Seventh Circuit Addresses Waiver of Right to Arbitrate. by Anne-Louise T. Mittal, Milwaukee, Foley & Lardner LLP, on Brickstructures Inc. v. Coaster Dynamix Inc., 7th Cir. No. 19-2187

Law-School March Madness: An Update, 2014-15 through 2018-19, by Alan Ball, Marquette University, SCOWstats

Wisconsin Supreme Court accepts three new cases, Wisconsin Court System

Annual Report 2019, Wisconsin Judicial Commission

Policy Positions - 2020, State Bar of Wisconsin

State Bar of Wisconsin - Board of Governors Positions, Bill Track 50, 2019-2020 Regular Session: Two strongly supported bills referred to Committee on Rules.

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
- March 2020 (March 23rd-April 1st) [postponed]
- April 2020 (April 20th-29th)
Latest slip opinions

U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit: this week's Opinions and Unpublished Orders