On October 3, 2019, the Los Angeles Chapter of the Federal Bar Association hosted its annual “United States Supreme Court Review and Judge Barry Russell Federal Practice Award” luncheon. The event took place at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles. Chief Judge Virginia A. Phillips began the event by swearing in the incoming Board of Directors for the Los Angeles Chapter. Judge Barry Russell then honored five local law students for achieving excellence in the study of federal practice and procedure. For the main event, Dean Erwin Chemerinsky reviewed the U.S. Supreme Court’s October 2018 term and offered a preview of upcoming blockbuster cases for the October 2019 term.
Reprinted from the Federal Bar Association, Los Angeles Chapter’s ‘FBA Lawyer’