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Amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure: Perspectives From the Bench

Tuesday, November 3, 2015
1:00 pm
- 4:15 pm

On December 1, 2015, new amendments to the Federal Rules go into effect. Join Judges St. Eve, Brown, Dow and Gilbert for their views on the upcoming amendments and how they will impact practice in federal court. Cocktail reception to follow.
[raw][column size=”1/2″] Hon. Robert M. Dow Jr.U.S. District Judge Northern District of Illinois
Member, Advisory Committee on Civil Rules
[/column][column size=”1/2″] Hon. Amy J. St. EveU.S. District Judge Northern District of Illinois
Member, Standing Committee on Rules of Practice and Procedure 
[raw][column size=”1/2″] Hon. Geraldine Soat BrownU.S. Magistrate Judge Northern District of Illinois
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Hon. Jeffrey T. Gilbert U.S. Magistrate Judge Northern District of Illinois
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Jeffrey I. CummingsMiner, Barnhill & Galland, P.C.
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Colleen M. KenneySidley Austin LLP

Morgan Hirst, ModeratorPartnerJones Day
1:00-2:30 pmOverview of the Amendments Judge Amy St. Eve and Judge Robert Dow
2:30-2:45 pmBreak 
2:45-4:15 pmThe Practical Impact of the AmendmentsMagistrate Judge Geraldine Soat Brown, Magistrate Judge Jeffrey Gilbert, Jeffrey Cummings, Colleen Kenney, Morgan Hirst (moderator)
4:15-6:15Cocktail Reception


Tuesday, November 3, 2015
1:00 pm - 4:15 pm
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Jones Day
110 North Wacker Drive #suite 4800
Chicago, IL 60606
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Illinois CLE Credit
3.0 hours
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