California Litigation Review

California Litigation Review comes out annually and is sent to members of the Litigation Section as a benefit of membership. The Review provides an annual overview of developments of interest to California's civil litigators and a review of many areas of practice that we do not regularly encounter, but need to know!

...an annual overview of developments of interest to California's civil litigators.

...a review of many areas of practice that we do not regularly encounter, but need to know!

...no other publication we are aware of attempts to collect case law and legislation on the routine issues litigators all face daily.

The latest issue of California Litigation Review are posted in our Members Only Area. 

The current issue is posted and past articles going back as far as 2005 are available. 

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Litigation Trends and Hot Topics

Compilation and Summary of Significant Decisions

2010-2011

The complete issue is posted in our Members Only Area. See 2010 - 2011 California Litigation Review.

  • Pleadings
  • Discovery
  • Pretrial Motions
  • Evidence
  • Appeals, Writs, & Post-Trial Motions
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Developments in Class-Action Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Unfair Competition (UCL, FAL, and CLRA)

    2009

    The complete issue is posted in our Members Only Area. See 2009 California Litigation Review.

    Key Developments in the Law--2009
    Douglas A. Hedenkamp -- Connor, Fletcher & Williams LLP

    Pleadings
    by Roman E. Darmer & Jared S. Kirkwood -- Howrey LLP

    Discovery
    by Alreen Haeggquist--Zeldes & Haeggquist, LLP

    Pretrial Motions
    By Cedric C. Chao, Susan V. Vaughan -- Morrison & Foerster LLP; and Dean J. Zipser -- Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

    Evidence
    by Gary Christopherson, Kathleen M. Abdallah and Allison Cherry Lafferty -- Kroloff, Belcher, Smart, Perry & Christopherson

    Appeals, Writs, & Post-Trial Motions
    by David M. Axelrad and Wesley T. Shih -- Horvitz & Levy LLP

    Developments in Class-Action Law
    Brian S. Currey & Matt Powers -- O'Melveny & Myers LLP

    Intellectual Property Law
    By Kenneth R. O'Rourke and Jeffrey Huang, O'Melveny & Myers LLP

    Alternative Dispute Resolution
    by Paul Dubow -- Dubow Arbitration and Mediation

    2008

    The complete issue is posted in our Members Only Area. See 2008 California Litigation Review.

    Key Developments in the Law--2008
    by Jeffrey E. Zinsmeister & Mark R. Conrad -- Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP

    Pleadings
    by Roman E. Darmer & Preston K. Ascherin -- Howrey LLP

    Discovery
    Alreen Haeggquist--Zeldes & Haeggquist, LLP

    Pretrial Motions
    by Cedric C. Chao, Susan V. Vaughan -- Morrison & Foerster LLP; Dean J. Zipser -- Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

    Evidence
    by Gary Christopherson, Kathleen M. Abdallah and Allison Cherry Lafferty -- Kroloff, Belcher, Smart, Perry & Christopherson

    Appeals, Writs and Post-Trial Motions
    by Mitchell C. Tilner, James S. Azadian, and Michael acchus -- Horvitz & Levy LLP

    Developments in Class-Action Law
    by Brian S. Currey & Matt Powers -- O'Melveny & Myers LLP

    Intellectual Property Law
    by Kenneth R. O'Rourke and Brian M. Cook -- O'Melveny & Myers, LLP

    2007

    The complete issue is posted in our Members Only Area. See 2007 California Litigation Review.

    Key Developments in the Law--2007
    by Jeffrey E. Zinsmeister -- Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP

    Pleadings
    by David L. Lynch -- Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi, LLP

    Discovery
    by Alreen Haeggquist--Haeggquist Law Group

    Pretrial Motions
    by Cedric C. Chao, Dean J. Zipser and Bryan E. Smith -- Morrison & Foerster LLP

    Evidence
    by Gary Christopherson, Kathleen M. Abdallah and Allison Cherry Lafferty -- Kroloff, Belcher, Smart Perry & Christopherson

    Appeals, Writs and Post-Trial Motions
    by David M. Axelrad, Mitchell C. Tilner, John F. Querio, and Kris S. Bahr -- Horvitz & Levy LLP

    Developments in Class-Action Law
    by Brian S. Currey, Matt Powers, and Shirin Bakhshay - O'Melveny & Myers LLP

    California Unfair Competition Law
    by Gregory Nylen -- Greenberg Traurig, LLP

    Intellectual Property Law
    by Kenneth R. O'Rourke and Preetam Shingavi -- O'Melveny & Myers LLP

    Insurance Litigation Highlights 2007
    by John D. Green and Gregory J. Cleaver -- Farella Braun + Martel LLP

    Alternative Dispute Resolution
    Carl Ingwalson -- Gordon & Rees LLP

    2006

    The complete issue is posted in our Members Only Area. See 2006 California Litigation Review.

    Key Developments in the Law - 2006
    by Daniel J. Powell and Jeffrey E. Zinsmeister -- Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP

    Pleadings
    by Courtney M. Coates -- Hanson, Bridgett, Marcus, Vlahos & Rudy, LLP

    Discovery
    by Brian S. Currey and Anastasia M. Smith -- O'Melveny & Myers LLP

    Pretrial Motions
    by Cedric C. Chao, Dean J. Zipser and Ashleigh E. Aitken -- Morrison & Foerster LLP

    Evidence
    by Gary Christopherson, Kathleen M. Abdallah and Allison Cherry Lafferty -- Kroloff, Belcher, Smart, Perry & Christopherson

    Appeals, Writs and Post-Trial Motions
    by David M. Axelrad, Mitchell C. Tilner and Felix Shafir -- Horvitz & Levy LLP

    Developments in Class Action Law
    by Alreen Haeggquist -- Haeggquist Law Group

    California Unfair Competition Law
    by Gregory Nylen -- Greenberg Traurig, LLP

    Intellectual Property Law
    by Kenneth R. O'Rourke and Preetam Shingavi -- O'Melveny & Myers LLP

    2005

    The complete issue is posted in our Members Only Area. See 2005 California Litigation Review.

    Key Developments in the Law
    by Paul J. Watford and Daniel L. Geyser -- Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP

    Pleadings
    by: Rupert Byrdsong and Tara Newman -- Ivie McNeil & Wyatt

    Discovery
    by Brian S. Currey, Laura B. Renger, Anastasia M. Smith -- O'Melveny & Myers LLP

    Pretrial Motions
    by Cedric C. Chao, Dean J. Zipser and Ashleigh E. Aitken -- Morrison & Foerster LLP

    Evidence
    by Gary Christopherson, Kathleen M. Abdallah and Allison Cherry Lafferty -- Kroloff, Belcher, Smart, Perry & Christopherson

    Appeals, Writs and Post-Trial Motions
    by David M. Axelrad, Mitchell C. Tilner and Andrea M. Gauthier -- Horvitz & Levy LLP

    California Unfair Competition Law
    by Gregory Nylen -- Greenberg Traurig, LLP

    Intellectual Property Law
    by Kenneth R. O'Rourke and Arian A. Baryalai -- O'Melveny & Myers LLP

    Developments in Class-Action Law
    by Alreen Haeggquist -- Lerach Coughlin Stoia Geller Rudman & Robbins, LLP

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