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FDAP Panel News
 
2017 News Alerts

More Sentencing Reform - AB 1308 and SB 394 and SCOTUS Reminders
Nov. 17, 2017

Social Media; the Northern Calif. Fires; SCOTUS E-Submission; and Training Opportunities
Oct. 18, 2017
Sentencing Reform: Firearm Enhancements Can be Stricken & 3-Year Drug Enhancments Greatly Limited
Oct. 13, 2017

(1) TrueFiling Sluggishness; (2) AB 1308 - More Relief for Juvenile Offenders; (3) Appellate Specialization (4) Save the Date: FDAP's 2018 Annual Training - Friday, February 9, 2018 (5) FDAP on Social Media!

Sept. 19, 2017

(1) Supreme Court TrueFiling Now Mandatory for Petitions for Review and Related Filings (2) TrueFiling 3.0 Coming Later this Fall

Sept. 7, 2017

(1) No More Inquiries to the JCC (Formerly AOC) re Claims; (2) Supreme Court TrueFiling - Starts July 10; (3) Explaining Binding and Shipping Costs over $25

July 6, 2017

(1) New Eclaims Launch; (2) Extensions and Deadlines Reminders

May 25, 2017

(1) Eclaims Replacement; (2) JCC Travel Policy; (3) TrueFiling Expenses; (4) Prop 57

May 16, 2017

(1) FDAP Website Survey (2) Serving the AG; (3) Training Opportunities; (4) Personnel Changes

March 3, 2017

FDAP Annual Training/Seminar 2017
2016 News Alerts

Save the Date for FDAP's 2017 Annual Training; Prop 57 - The Public Safety and Rehabilitation Act of 2016; Prop 66 Update

Nov. 22, 2016

Prop 66 Impact on Court of Appeal Panel

Nov. 9, 2016

Panel Alert: (1) Increase in Hourly Rate for Panel Attorneys; (2) Rule Change: Court of Appeal opinions are no longer automatically depublished when review is granted; (3) A]additional eservice addresses available for institutional service recipients (e.g. public defender offices, county counsel, etc.); (4) clarification regarding the bookmarking requirement; (5) 2017 training will be held on Feb. 10, 2017

July 30, 2016

Training Opportunities

May 18, 2016

2015 News Alerts

FDAP News Alert: Training/Fees & Fines Issues/Use of Associate Counsel/Binding Expenses
& A Retirement 

Dec. 28, 2015

FDAP Panel News: End-of-Year Claims Processing, TrueFiling Changes, Seminar
Nov. 30, 2015

FDAP Training Seminar - Friday, January 22, 2016

Nov. 22, 2015

Lunch Hour Training Nov. 19: Miller v. Alabama “Children Are Different” Applications to Delinquency Appeals

Oct. 30, 2015

FDAP Moving to Oakland Oct. 9, 2015
Oct 1, 2015
--- Direct Deposit Form Updated (Do NOT Use Old Form) ---
Oct. 1, 2015
Panel Update: FDAP moving, 2016 Seminar Date Set; PJDC Roundtable
Sept. 15, 2015
FDAP Update: Claims, E-Filing, SF Crime Lab and Appealability of Motions to Recall Sentences
July 1, 2015
Electronic Filing Update Re Electonric Bookmarks in PDFs
(adapted from email to panel of April 16, 2015)
Increased TrueFiling Fees
(adapted from email to panel of March 19, 2015)
First District Laptop and Tablet Policy
(adapted from email to panel of Mar. 19, 2015)

Chiu Materials Available for Sample Pleadings

Feb. 26, 2015

CADC Annual Conference to be held in Redondo Beach March 13 and 14, 2015.

Jan. 29, 2015

Paper Compensation Claims Discontinued - Eclaims to Be Used for All Cases

Jan. 29, 2015

2014 News Alerts

E-Filing Update

Oct. 29, 2014

Seminar Registration Now Open

Oct. 29, 2014

FDAP News: January Seminar, E-Filing, Joinders ...
Sept. 8, 2014
FDAP Instructions on Adding Electronic Service Recipients in TrueFiling
August 14, 2014
FDAP Instructions for Case-Initiating Documents (Writs) inTrueFiling
July 8, 2014
FDAP News - New E-Filing System to Start June 2
May 28, 2014

E-Filing Launch Delayed to June 2, 2014, for Criminal and Juvenile Appeals)
Apr. 7, 2014

E-Filing (First District) and E-Submission (Supreme Court)

Jan. 22, 2014

CADC - Annual Conference to be held Feb. 28 and March 1 in Sacramento.

California Appellate Defense Counsel will hold its 21st Annual Conference on Feb. 28 and March 1, 2014 at the Sheraton Grand Hotel in Sacramento. The program includes breakout sessions for criminal and dependency attorneys and provides a total of 10 hours of MCLE. Additional information can be found on the CADC website.

[Posted Jan. 14, 2014]

2013 News Alerts

FDAP Training Seminar - Friday, January 17 2014

FDAP's 2014 annual training seminar will be held on Friday, January 17, 2014. Registration information here

Tenth Annual Pacific Juvenile Defender Center Roundtable
Sept. 24, 2013
E-Filing, E-Submission & E-Service to Start on May 1, 2013 in the First District
April 29, 2013
FDAP Articles Database Updated
April 29, 2013

CADC - Annual Conference to be held March 8-9 in San Diego.

Jan. 18, 2013

FDAP Training Seminar - Friday, January 11, 2013
October 26, 2013
2012 News Alerts

Recent Important Developments in Juvenile Life-Without-Parole Cases
Oct. 19, 2012

FDAP Honors Mat Zwerling on His Retirement
Oct. 7, 2012

Recent Victory Highlight
August 27, 2012
Upcoming Trainings
August 27, 2012

Mat Zwerling Retires / Executive Director Opening
June 27, 2012

Recent Victory Highlight
June 1, 2012

FDAP Articles Database Updated
Feb. 9, 2012

Reduced Clerks' Offices Hours in Many Superior Courts
Jan. 2, 2012

CADC Annual Conference and Seminar
Jan. 2, 2012

2011 News Alerts
Clarification of Compensation Claim Time Entry
Dec. 13, 2011

Recent Victory Highlight
Dec. 13, 2011

FDAP Training Seminar - Friday, January 20, 2012

Sept. 27, 2011

New and Updated Website Resources
Sept. 6, 2011

Recent Victory Highlights
August 11, 2011

Panel Attorneys Asked to Include Client's Name, Case Number, and Brief Due Date in Email Communications With FDAP
August 11, 2011

Upcoming Trainings
July 8, 2011

Fiscal Year 2010–2011 Year-End Claims Processing Procedures
June 28, 2011

Recent Victory Highlights
May 25, 2011
Cal. Supreme Court Website Resources
May 25, 2011
SDAP Spring Appellate Seminar Set for Friday, May 6, 2011
Apr. 10, 2011
Court-Appointed Counsel Bulletin - Vol. 2, no. 1
Apr. 10, 2011

New California Courts Website Launched
Feb. 28, 2011

Victory Highlights

Feb. 14, 2011

Seminar Materials Posted

Feb. 14, 2011

CADC Annual Conference and Seminar

Jan. 29, 2011

2010 News Alerts

Fourth District holds due process requires a jury trial for juveniles before lifetime residency restrictions under Proposition 83 may be imposed.

Dec. 21, 2010

Recent Victories Highlights
Nov. 28, 2010
Cal. Inmate Locator Online
Oct. 13, 2010

Compensation Claims Update
September 29, 2010

New/Updated Materials Highlighted
Sept. 22, 2010

FDAP Training Seminar - Friday, January 21, 2011 - Special Rate
September 22, 2010
News from the California Courts
July 29 , 2010
Recent Victories Highlights
July 29 , 2010

ICE Launches Locator

July 27, 2010

Recent Victories Highlights
May 26, 2010

New Research Tools
April 26, 2010

Sample 4019 Briefing - Post-Landon and Post-House
April 23, 2010

Upcoming Training
Posted Apr. 11, 2010

FDAP Training Seminar Materials Available Online
Posted Feb. 11, 2010
Upcoming Seminars
Feb. 11, 2010

Update on Procedures for Handling Cases Affected by Amendement to Presentence Credits Law
Jan. 29, 2010

Effective January 25, 2010, Presentence Credits Increased for Some Defendants; Sample Brief Available
January 22, 2010

[removed - see immediately-above news item of Jan. 29, 2010]
2009 News Alerts

Court-Appointed Counsel Bulletin - Inaugural Issue
December 9 , 2009

Recent Victories Highlights
November 23, 2009

FDAP Training Seminar - Saturday, January 30, 2010
October 9, 2009

Upcoming seminars
September 13, 2009

Controller to Stop Issuing IOUs on Sept. 4; Direct Deposit and Regular Warrant Program to Resume Sept. 4
August 27, 2009

All Cal. Courts to be Closed Third Wednesday of Each Month (Sept. 2009 - June 2010)
August 4, 2009

Update on Payments to Court-Appointed Appellate Counsel: Claims Transmitted to AOC on Friday, June 19, and Received by the AOC on Monday, June 22, Included Among Those to be Paid by Warrant.
July 2, 2009

Status of Court-Appointed Counsel Payments; Temporary Suspension of Direct Deposit Program
June 26, 2009

SCOTUS: Admission of Lab Analyst's Affidvait Violated Confrontation Clause
June 25, 2009
Recent Victory Highlights
June 10, 2009

Controller Begins Paying Panel Attorney Claims
Mar. 9, 2009

Federal Magistrate Judge Holds that Exclusion of Defense Counsel from In Camera Hearing on Challenge to Search Warrant (Under People v. Hobbs) Violates Federal Constitutional Rights to Counsel and Due Process
Mar. 2, 2009
FDAP Training Seminar Materials Available Online
Posted Feb. 2, 2009
20th Annual CADC Conference to be Held Mar. 27 and 28, 2009, in San Diego
Posted Feb. 2, 2009
Status of Court-Appointed Counsel Payments; Temporary Suspension of Direct Deposit Program
Posted Jan. 13, 2009
2008 News Alerts
Presiding Justice Anthony Kline To Address CADC Bay Area Chapter on January 12, 2009
Posted Dec. 31, 2008
Recent Victory Highlights
November 30, 2008
FDAP 2009 Seminar to be held January 31, 2009
October 7, 2008
Internet Access to Court of Appeal Dockets in Juvenile Cases Now Available
September 10, 2008
CAJC Annual Appellate Practice Seminar October 25, 2008
September 5, 2008
Recent Victory Highlights
August 6, 2008
Recent Victory Highlights
June 5, 2008

New Procedures and Form for Confidential Inmate Calls
April 22, 2008

People v. French Decided: Cal. Supreme Court Reverses Upper Term Sentence for Blakely-Cunningham Error in No-Contest Plea Case With a Lid
March 28, 2008
CADC Annual Seminar March 28 and 29, 2008 in San Jose
February 6, 2008
Seminar Materials Available Online
January 29, 2008
2007 News Alerts
Cert. Grant: Can State Adopt Standard of Competence for Pro Per Status Higher Than Standard for Competece to Stand Trial?
December 17, 2007
FDAP Training Seminar on Saturday, January 26, 2008
November 19, 2007
Cal. Supreme Court Disposes of Numerous Cases Upon Finality of Black II and Sandoval.
September 20, 2007
A Summary of the Holdings of Two California Supreme Court Post-Cunningham Decisions in Jury Trial Cases: Black II and Sandoval.
July 20, 2007
FDAP Web Site Improvements
June 2, 2007
Two Post-Cunningham Sentencing Cases Argued in Cal. Supreme Court
May 30, 2007
Cunningham Decided
January 22, 2007
2006 News Alerts
California Rules of Court Renumbered
December 21, 2006
FDAP Training Seminar on Saturday, January 27, 2007
October 25, 2006

New Rule Requiring 'Certificate of Interested Entities and Persons' Generally Not Applicable in Panel Cases
August 4, 2006
Two Significant Fourth Amendment Cases Decided in June 2006
June 22, 2006
Direct Deposit Now Available for Compensation Claim Payments
February 27, 2006
2005 News Alerts
FDAP Training Seminar Saturday, January 21st, 2006
November 30, 2005
ICWA Symposium - Nov. 15, 2005 in Fresno
October 23, 2005
2005 Rule Amendments -- Online Resources
March 7, 2005
New Articles & Outlines on FDAP Web Site
March 7, 2005
2004 News Alerts
FDAP Training Seminar January 29th, 2005
December 21, 2004
FDAP Announces New CYA Resources Section of Website
November 4, 2004
Blakely at (almost) One Month: Petitions for Rehearing Granted/Model State Habeas Petition Available/Federal Sentencing Guidelines on Fast Track to SCOTUS/Blakely Resources Abound.
July 22, 2004
CAL. SUPREME COURT GRANTS REVIEW ON APPLICATION OF BLAKELY TO AGGRAVATING FACTORS USED TO IMPOSE AN UPPER TERM
July 14, 2004
TYPES OF POSSIBLE BLAKELY CASES and PROCEDURES FOR RAISING BLAKELY ISSUES IN PENDING APPEALS
July 1, 2004
PROJECT PLANS REGARDING BLAKELY
June 30, 2004
What's New Online at FDAP.org (and elsewhere)?
June 30, 2004
Minor Amendments to Rules of Court Effective July 1, 2004
June 29, 2004
AMAZING STORIES: Blakely v. Washington and California Determinate Sentences
June 28, 2004
UPDATE ON CYA COMMITMENTS (esp. San Mateo and Contra Costa Cases):
March 19, 2004
SAMPLE CYA MATERIALS AVAILABLE HERE
March 2, 2004
ATTENTION PANEL ATTORNEYS WHO HAVE A CURRENT OR RECENT SAN MATEO COUNTY DELINQUENCY CASE WITH A CYA DISPOSITION
February 19, 2004
2003 News Alerts
HIGHLIGHTS OF RULES OF COURT AMENDMENTS EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2004, INCLUDING MODIFIED PROCEDURES FOR EXHAUSTION PETITIONS FOR REVIEW AND WORD-LIMITS FOR COURT OF APPEAL BRIEFS.
December 17, 2003
FDAP PANEL ATTORNEY TRAINING SEMINAR
December 17, 2003
INVESTIGATION OF HAYWARD POLICE OFFICERS
December 3, 2003
STAY CURRENT! NEW ARTICLES/OUTLINES!
December 3, 2003
FREE SEARCHABLE CALIFORNIA OPINIONS NOW AVAILABLE ON AOC WEBSITE
October 30, 2003
SUPREME COURT DECIDES ROLE OF MINOR’S COUNSEL IN DEPENDENCY APPEALS
August 15, 2003
SAN FRANCISCO PITCHESS SPECIAL MASTER APPOINTED
August 15, 2003
PAYMENT OF CLAIMS
July 17, 2003
STOGNER UPDATE: POST-REMITTITUR CASES
July 17, 2003
STOGNER UPDATE: DCA GRANTS MOTION FOR SUMMARY REVERSAL
July 3, 2003
SOME MODEL STOGNER PLEADINGS
July 2, 2003
FDAP LAUNCHES WEBSITE
June 26,2003
End-OF-FISCAL-YEAR COMPENSATION CLAIMS
May 27, 2003
SAN FRANCISCO PITCHESS UPDATE
April 25, 2003
"USE OF PREVIOUS BRIEFING" FORM NOW REQUIRED FOR ALL CLAIMS
March 31, 2003
ABANDONMENTS BY MINORS
March 31, 2003
SAN FRANCISCO PITCHESS CASES
March 31, 2003
FDAP ASSISTANCE
March 31, 2003
PROJECTS SUPPORT PAYMENT DURING BUDGET IMPASSE AND RAISE FOR PANEL ATTORNEYS
March 31, 2003

 

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