"Of courts reviewed more than 15 times, San Francisco Superior Court leads other with affirmance rate near 70 percent; Orange County lowest among same group, affirmed 34 percent of instances. Los Angeles' rates nearly track state average." There's a full chart of data from Alameda to Yuba. Ten counties did not have a trail court ruling resulting in a published opinion."
Today's DJ features Dean Chemerinsky's The US Supreme Court in 2016, "[l]ooking ahead to what is in store from the U.S. Supreme Court in 2016..."
Today's Recorder features Myron Moskovitz in How Trial Lawyers Can Help Appellate Lawyers Win:
1. Order a court reporter for every hearing.
2. Don't waive your rights.
3. Get a ruling.
4. Make an offer of proof.
5. If you're winning, make the trial court look good.
6. If you're losing make the trial court look bad.