The Judiciary Committee has released the groundbreaking publication, Working Smarter But Not Harder in Canada: The Development of a Unified Approach to Case Management in Civil Litigation. The report was undertaken by the Committee following the release of an earlier report of the committee concerning the use of case management in civil proceedings in the United States. Click here to read the report.
The College welcomed 96 new Fellows at the Annual Meeting in Philadelphia. Click here to read the full list.
Bartholomew J. Dalton is installed as the 67th President of the College. The College also elects three members to the Board of Regents. Click here to read the press release.
The latest issue of the Journal, Fall 2016 is now available. Click here to read.
Three Fellows of the College acting as lead attorneys filed a petition with the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims seeking an order requiring the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to eliminate unconstitutional delays in the VA appeals system. Click here to read the full press release. Click here to read the petition.
The 2017 Emil Gumpert Award Application is now available. The deadline for submission is October 14, 2016. Click here to download.
The American College of Trial Lawyers (The College) issued a statement opposing political attacks on judges, stating that such attacks are a direct threat to judicial independence. The statement was made by Michael W. Smith, president of the American College of Trial Lawyers, on behalf of The College and its 5,900 Fellows. Click here to read the full press release.