AAAL will Testify to the Federal Advisory Committee on Appellate Rules

On February 17, 2015, AAAL will testify to the Federal Advisory Committee on Appellate Rules about pending proposals for changes in the Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure. AAAL has filed written opposition to a proposed amendment reducing the permissible length of appellate briefs. AAAL’s written comments are posted on the Administrative Office’s website at http://www.regulations.gov/#!docketDetail;D=USC-RULES-AP-2014-0002. AAAL President Charles Bird will testify for the Academy.

Outline of Proposed Testimony