FEDERAL PRACTICE UPDATE
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
9:00am- 12:15 p.m.
3.0 CLE hours
Presenters: Honorable Walter H. Rice & Honorable Thomas M. Rose Honorable Michael J. Newman Honorable Sharon L. Ovington Michael N. Rhinehart, Esq. Glen R. McMurry, Esq.
Welcome and Opening Remarks
Michael N. Rhinehart, Esq. - Co-Chair of the Federal Practice Committee
Glen R. McMurry, Esq. - Co-Chair of the Federal Practice Committee
9:00-10:00 am Year in Review of the U.S. District Court (Dayton)
Panel: Honorable Walter H. Rice & Honorable Thomas M. Rose
Moderator: Honorable Michael J. Newman
This panel presentation will discuss recent issues concerning practice and procedures in the U.S. District Court in Dayton, and will address particular questions presented by attendees.
10:00-10:45am U.S. Supreme Court Review
Honorable Sharon L. Ovington will review U.S. Supreme Court opinions issued since December 2017. This presentation will not only offer updates to federal practitioners on recent decisions, but will also identify developing trends.
11:00-11:45 am Federal Civil Procedure Update
Honorable Michael J. Newman and Michael N. Rhinehart, Esq. will present an analysis of Civil Rules updates, the Local Rules, and how case law has developed over the past year.
11:45-12:15pm The Basics of Multidistrict Litigation (“MDL”)
Glen R. McMurry, Esq. of Dinsmore & Shohl LLP will discuss the rules, procedures and other basics of multidistrict litigation in the federal courts.