2023 Appellate Practice Section Fall CLE (Live Webcast and In-Person)

Event Details

2023 Appellate Practice Section Fall CLE

Sponsored by the Idaho State Bar Appellate Practice Section


Thursday, October 19, 2023 – 1:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. (MT)

Social Immediately Following


University of Idaho College of Law

501 W. Front St., Room 221 – Boise


*Live Webcast Available

3.0 CLE credits – NAC Approved (pending)


Appellate Practice Section Members             $ 75.00

Non-Section Member                                     $100.00

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Program Agenda

1:00 p.m. Registration
1:30 p.m. Practical Considerations and Predictions for Technology and A.I.’s Upcoming Impact on Appellate Practice
John E. Cutler, Parsons Behle & Latimer
A practical overview of the different types of technology tools already available, or upcoming, relevant to appellate lawyers and analysis of the present and future ways these tools may impact the work of appellate lawyers and the judiciary.
2:30 p.m. Decoding the Idaho Supreme Court’s Methods of Interpreting the Idaho Constitution: Recent Trends at the Idaho Supreme Court

Panel Members: 

John E. Cutler, Parsons Behle & Latimer

Kolby K. Reddish, Smith & Malek, PLLC

Megan A. Larrondo, Boise City Attorney’s Office

A panel discussion on recent cases from the Idaho Supreme Court, the interpretive methods the Court has employed, and how appellate lawyers can take the latest trends into account when briefing and arguing appeals to the Idaho Supreme Court–especially appeals involving interpretation of the Idaho Constitution.

3: 30 p.m. Break
3:45 p.m. United States Supreme Court Update
Richard Seamon, University of Idaho College of Law
Professor Richard Seamon, Margaret Schimke Distinguished Professor of Law at the University of Idaho College of Law, will present an update and answer questions on the United States Supreme Court, including insights on upcoming cases that the Court will hear in its upcoming term.
4:45 p.m. Hosted Social – Co-Sponsored by the Idaho Women Lawyers
7:00 p.m. Social Concludes