The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals will hold Oral Arguments at the William S. Richardson School of Law Moot Courtroom on Tuesday, February 12, 2013.
Hearings will be followed by Q&A with the judges, then lunch with the Law Clerks for those who attend the morning hearings. RSVP due by 1:00pm on Monday, February 11, 2013.
The Bench for the Oral Arguments includes:
Judge Susan P. Graber
Judge Jay S. Bybee
Judge Morgan Christen
View their biographies here.
The schedule is as follows:
9:00 Registration begins
9:30 Hearings begin
US v. Ruskjer (20 minutes)
Quin v. County of Kauai (30 minutes)
10:30 Hearings resume
HIE Holdings v. CIR (30 minutes)
Rodriguez v. General Dynamics (30 minutes)
11:30 Judges retire to conference room, confer on cases
Law Clerks speak with waiting students while Judges are in conference
12:00 Judges return for Bench Q&A with Students in Moot Courtroom
12:30 Law Clerks - Lunch with Students
Case briefings will be made available at the Law Library Front Desk for reference.
Registration begins at 9:00 am.
*ID will be required to sign in. Bags, backpacks, etc will not be allowed into the Moot Courtroom. Beverages are also NOT allowed into the Moot Courtroom.
Electronic devices such as cell phones and laptops are allowed into the courthouse. In accordance with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit Electronic Devices Policy, “persons may use such devices to take notes, transmit and receive data communications, and access the internet... Persons may not use these devices for telephone calls, photographs, or audio or video recording or transmission...”
View the full Electronic Devices Policy here.