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10/29/2012

Betts Patterson Mines Professor of Law Eric Schnapper Installation Event

William H. Gates Hall
Installation to be held in Room 138, Reception in Room 115
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM

UW Law Dean Kellye Y. Testy invites you to celebrate the installation of

Eric Schnapper

Betts Patterson Mines Professor of Law

The program will include Professor Schnapper’s lecture The Art of Summary Judgment.  During the lecture, Schnapper will explore how the summary judgment motion practice

  • Poses tactical opportunities and pitfalls unlike trials
  • May require a distinctive approach to discover
  • Presents opportunities to shape the judgment through procedural devices not established (or forbidden) by Rule 56
  • Raises a number of unresolved procedural and evidentiary legal questions.

UW School of Law, William H. Gates Hall

Room 138 at 4:30 p.m.

Created by Frederick V. Betts ’33 and Betts, Patterson & Mines, a highly respected Seattle litigation law firm, this professorship honors the work of Betts, his firm and the establishment as one of the finest litigation firms in the state of Washington.

RSVP Online here by October 23, 2012.