The Brief

The Association’s blog, The Brief, addresses recent rule changes and recent developments in appellate law along with other issues of interest to the appellate practitioner. The blog also includes photographs from and articles describing the Association’s meetings, events and activities. Committee members write the case summaries that appear in each post. The blog is available online at

Note: Back issues of The Brief from November 2013 and earlier are in PDF format and can be accessed after you login; if you don’t already have the Adobe Acrobat Reader, a free program that will allow you to view and print PDF documents, then download it.

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Christine Teed

Program Administrator

Appellate Lawyers Association

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