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Session Title

Civil Procedure: 75th Anniversary of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure: Looking Back, Looking Ahead

One or more presenters to be selected from Call for Papers.

Professor Arthur Miller will moderate a panel discussion among the panelists.  Commemorating the 75th anniversary of the adoption of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and the Erie RR Co. v. Tompkins decision, the panel will reflect on the state of the civil justice system and look ahead to debates over doctrinal and institutional reform for the future.  

Business Meeting at Program Conclusion.

Mr. Jack Balagia, Exxon Mobil Corporation
Mr. John Beisner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher, & Flom LLP
Stephen B. Burbank, University of Pennsylvania Law School
Ms. Elizabeth J. Cabraser, Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP
The Honorable Patrick E. Higginbotham, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit
Mary Kay Kane, University of California, Hastings College of the Law
Mr. Emery G. Lee, III, Federal Judicial Center
Arthur R. Miller, New York University School of Law
Alan B. Morrison, The George Washington University Law School
The Honorable Lee H. Rosenthal, United States District Court Southern District of Texas
The Honorable Antonin Scalia, Supreme Court of the United States
Mr. Matthew Lee Wiener, Administrative Conference of the United States
Date & Time
5340 Civil Procedure: $0.0000