Civil Procedure: Examples and Explanations

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Aspen Law & Business, 2001 - Law - 642 pages
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Recommended by both students and professors, this best-selling paperback study aid is a lifeline for first year students taking a Civil Procedure course. Author Joseph Glannon brings his lively and entertaining style into this new edition along with a wealth of new material.
This comprehensive yet hands-on study aid:
Covers all aspects of the first year Civil Procedure course including the difficult areas of res judicata, collateral estoppel, and personal and subject matter jurisdiction
Presents accessible introductions and explanations
Offers a proven pedagogy in the popular examples-and-explanations format -highly effective for learning and applying the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
Gives examples that progress gradually from simple to challenging and build students' confidenceHas plenty of visual aids including diagrams, charts, and documentsCovers Erie doctrine in a three-chapter section
What's new in the Fourth Edition?
The latest revisions to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
A new chapter on the federal question of subject matter jurisdiction
Updated changes to the Rules concerning Discovery

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User Review  - Zoe - Goodreads

I use it as a supplement for my civil procedure class and I find it really useful! Read full review

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User Review  - Cathey - Goodreads

Very well done, easy to read and understand. I especially enjoy the Examples sections. Read full review

Contents

The Reach
23
Challenges
41
Jurisdiction
55
Copyright

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