David F. Johnson, lead writer for the Texas Fiduciary Litigator blog, presented his paper on summary judgment appellate issues to the State Bar of Texas’s Civil Appellate Practice Course in Austin, Texas, on September 7, 2016. David’s presentation covered the following issues: finality of summary judgments, standard of review for traditional and no-evidence motions for summary judgment, scope of review, appellate standards of review, challenging the denial of summary judgment motions, preservation of error hot topics, the appellate record and items missing from the record, and briefing tips and traps. See below for presentation materials.
Click Here: Advanced Civil Appellate Course_DFJohnson
Click Here: Summary Judgment Appellate Issues in Texas