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Appellate Advocacy: Effective and Persuasive Brief Writing

Recorded on: Apr. 24, 2018
Running Time: 01:01:24

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Taken from the Web Program Appellate Advocacy 2018 Recorded April 2018 in New York
Appellate Advocacy: Effective and Persuasive Brief Writing [01:01:24]
  • Practical suggestions for brief-writing: question presented, introduction, statement of case, statement of facts, summary of argument and argument
  • Key elements of a persuasive, effective brief
  • The “Golden Rules” of written argument

Moderator: Mark D. Harris
Speakers: Stephen Kinnaird, Brian R. Matsui, Hon. Susan Phillips Read (Ret.)

Presentation Material
  • Briefwriting 101
  • Sample Brief: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc., et. al. v. Grokster, Ltd., et. al
  • Sample Brief: State of Alaska, Department of Environmental Conservation v. United States Environmental Protection Agency, et. al
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    Mark D. Harris ~ Proskauer Rose LLP
    Stephen Kinnaird ~ Paul Hastings LLP
    Brian R. Matsui ~ Morrison & Foerster LLP
    Hon. Susan Phillips Read (Ret.) ~ Of Counsel, Greenberg Traurig LLP
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