Developing Professional Skills: Civil Procedure

West Academic Publishing - A comprehensive teacher's manual provides guidance and suggestions for expanding the classroom discussion to include professional responsibility concepts and the norms of modern legal practice. For more information visit the companion site. Realistic pleadings, discovery, and other documents from the case file are included throughout the book.

The civil procedure book in our developing Professional Skills series -- used as a supplement to your regular text book -- makes it easy to integrate skills training into the civil procedure classroom. Used book in Good Condition. Students spend a manageable one to two hours on tasks including: interviewing a client and then drafting a short complaint; preparing an outline of key arguments supporting a motion to dismiss; negotiating the "clawback" of an inadvertently disclosed document; and drafting a statement of undisputed facts to support a summary judgment motion.

Developing Professional Skills: Civil Procedure - The book contains ten exercises designed to develop practice skills of legal drafting, client interviewing and counseling, negotiation, and advocacy.


Independently published - This handbook uses case law to illustrate the basic concepts, the core concept of property rights, the division of property rights regarding property resources co-ownership, and rules of law in the core areas of property law, easement and servitude law, theories, policies, creation, the boundaries of the right to exclude, including the various forms of acquisition of property first possession, capture, find, gift, martial property, the regulation of interpersonal property use disputes nuisance law and trespass and the role of the government in takings and zoning law.

The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation, 20th Edition

Claitors Pub Div - Bluebook: a Uniform System of Citation. The bluebook: a uniform system of citation 20th edition, electronic media, Presents a guide for lawyers for constructing citations, covering the format of citations from a variety of legal sources, periodicals, books, including court cases, statutes, and international documents.

Civil Procedure, A Modern Approach, 6th American Casebook Series

West Academic Publishing - Bluebook: a Uniform System of Citation. It also offers carefully edited versions of recent Supreme Court cases like Ashcroft v. Throughout, the material has been updated and revised to focus on the critical issues of 21st century practice. Nicastro, along with textual and note material to identify and highlight the critical issues.

The sixth edition of this successful casebook continues the authors' commitment to providing professors and their students with the tools to address both foundational questions and cutting edge procedural issues in a practical way that is attuned to today's legal practice. V. Iqbal and J. Mcintyre Machinery, Ltd.

Civil Procedure, A Modern Approach, 6th American Casebook Series - The class-action section contains presentations on Wal- Mart v. Dukes and the key issues raised by the Court's decisions on class-action waivers in arbitration clauses that are appropriate for first-year students. It contains an expanded treatment of the increasingly important topic of pleading practice, and additional emphasis on electronic discovery issues.

Tort Law and Practice

Carolina Academic Press - Society; summary of contents at the beginning of each chapter to help students keep the concepts in focus; boxed outline summaries and flow charts to facilitate learning; ethical issues in personal injury cases discussed in context; and practice materials included to help students understand the process.

. This innovative casebook thoroughly develops the core torts principles, and has many unique features, such as: emphasis on contemporary cases while retaining the classic cases; use of problems with model answers for teachers to facilitate learning and application; variety of negligence duty issues to select from for classroom focus; balanced presentation of alternative points of view; inclusion of substantive and damages issues reflecting the diversity of U.

Tort Law and Practice - S. Tort law and practice provides a rich context for the study of Tort Law. Teachers and students consistently rate this book highly. Bluebook: a Uniform System of Citation.

California Criminal Law: Cases, Problems, and Materials American Casebook Series

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Civil Procedure, A Modern Approach American Casebook Series

West Academic Publishing - It adds substantially revised text and note material to present contemporary issues in the context of those cases or new principal cases. A recent supplemental jurisdiction case enables students to work through the application of § 1367 in a setting that also involves appreciation of various joinder concepts.

The authors have closely monitored the evolution of procedure over this time, and adapted the basic structure of the book to take account of those changes. That evolution remains central to the seventh edition. The personal jurisdiction chapter integrates the many recent Supreme Court decisions into the existing framework, conveying the developments that have occurred since the last edition appeared in 2013.

Civil Procedure, A Modern Approach American Casebook Series - The new edition also offers new principal cases to examine and illustrate a number of issues. A new class-action case presents the challenges of consumer class actions. The discovery chapter, for example, is infused with coverage of the 2015 rule amendments that have received so much attention. The new edition retains the basic structure of the book, and a great deal of the existing superstructure of principal cases.

A new internet jurisdiction case involves online payday lending, an example of the fast-moving world of Internet-based commerce. As reflects contemporary litigation, intellectual property cases are more prominent than in previous editions.

The Buffalo Creek Disaster: How the Survivors of One of the Worst Disasters in Coal-Mining History Brought Suit Against the Coal Company- And Won

Vintage - History. One saturday morning in february 1972, sending a 130 million gallon, an impoundment dam owned by the Pittston Coal Company burst, sludge, 25 foot tidal wave of water, and debris crashing into southern West Virginia's Buffalo Creek hollow. It was one of the deadliest floods in U. S. 125 people were killed instantly, and over 4, 000 were injured, more than 1, 000 were suddenly homeless.

. Bluebook: a Uniform System of Citation. This is the story of their triumph over incredible odds and corporate irresponsibility, as told by Gerald M. Instead of accepting the small settlements offered by the coal company's insurance offices, a few hundred of the survivors banded together to sue. Stern, who as a young lawyer and took on the case and won.

K: A Common Law Approach to Contracts Connected Casebook Aspen Casebook

Wolters Kluwer - In addition, in response to feedback from students, the authors have slightly expanded some of the narrative materials that introduce and provide guidance to the study of various topics. Practice questions from examples & explanations, emanuel Law in a Flash flashcards, Emanuel Law Outlines, and other best-selling study aid series help you study for exams while tracking your strengths and weaknesses to help optimize your study time.

Highlight, take notes in the margins, and search the full text to quickly find coverage of legal topics. Practice questions quiz yourself before class and prep for your exam in the Study Center. The highly-focused, case-based text offers a comprehensive treatment of the basic issues of contract law and emphasizes development of analogical reasoning skills.

K: A Common Law Approach to Contracts Connected Casebook Aspen Casebook - The second edition has been updated to include a new chapter on the rules related to third-party beneficiaries and assignees. The outline tool automatically populates your notes and highlights from the e-book into an editable format to accelerate your outline creation and increase study time later in the semester.

Each section is limited to three types of materials brief narrative, and is designed to teach students how to read opinions, judicial opinions, analyze issues, distinguish material from immaterial facts, and discussion problems, and apply holdings to similar problems. Outline tool most professors will tell you that starting your outline early is key to being successful in your law school classes.

The second edition of this casebook, K: A Common Law Approach to Contracts, is perfect for the modern Contracts course. Bluebook: a Uniform System of Citation.

Tort Law and Alternatives: Cases and Materials University Casebook

Foundation Press - Bluebook: a Uniform System of Citation. The principal focus of this book is the law of negligence, strict liability, and no-fault legislation as alternative approaches to compensating the victims of accidental harm and creating optimal incentives to safety. It also includes comprehensive chapters on intentional harm, defamation, damages and insurance, privacy, and economic torts.

Tort law remains a dynamic field, subject to constant refinement and rethinking. Used book in Good Condition. This leading casebook covers all major aspects of tort law with expertly edited cases, and original text. The ninth edition reflects these evolving developments in recent case law and legislative activity, as well as commentary ranging from the almost-completed Third Restatement of Torts: Liability for Physical & Emotional Harm to emerging tort issues arising from the Internet.

Contract Law, Selected Source Materials Annotated, 2019 Edition Selected Statutes

West Academic Publishing - This supplement is suitable for use with all contracts casebooks. Receive complimentary lifetime digital access to the eBook with new print purchase. This best-selling supplement contains ucc articles 1 and 2, in all cases including recent amendments by the uniform laws commission; extensive portions of the restatement Second of Contracts; the Uniform Electronic Transactions Act, selected FTC Regulations, directives, the Uniform Consumer Credit Code, and administrative regulations, and the ALI's Principles of Software Contracts; the CISG and UNIDROIT: other statutes, E-SIGN, together with excerpts from Articles 3 and 9, and excerpts from the Bankruptcy Code, including the Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act, and Regulation Z; and American Institute of Architects sample form contracts.

Each major document is introduced by a short annotation that explains the origins of the document, its central purpose, and the scope of its application. Bluebook: a Uniform System of Citation. Used book in Good Condition.