Status of La. 3rd Circuit during COVID-19 emergency
Oral arguments cancelled and filing by mail suspended at U.S. 5th Circuit

Tips for telephonic oral argument

As I reported 10 days ago, the U.S. Fifth Circuit is considering the possibility of holding oral argument of some cases by telephone. Depending on how long the COVID-19 emergency lasts, Louisiana appellate courts may consider doing the same. With that possibility in mind, here are some tips for advocates faced with arguing an appeal over the phone. They are brought to you by the Sixth Circuit Appellate Blog, hosted by Squire Patton & Boggs.

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