Partner Tim Hudson served as a faculty member for the Practicing Law Institute’s October, 2011 continuing legal education seminar entitled “Federal Civil Practice 2011: A Practical Guide to New Developments, Procedures, and Strategies.” Mr. Hudson’s panel presentation discussed “New Pleading Standards and Best Practices in Motion Practice”and the implications of the United States Supreme Court’s rulings in Bell Atlantic Corp. v. Twombly and Ashcroft v. Iqbal. Other panelists included the Hon. James F. Holderman (Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois) and the Hon. Morton Denlow.