Civil Litigation: Process and Procedures, 4th edition
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Civil Litigation is a multimedia introduction to the subject from pre- to post-trial. It covers the details of the litigation process, to the work of paralegals, to pretrial preparation and post-trial procedures. This edition updates laws and procedures and offers a new Virtual Law Office Experience.
Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2019
Subject: Paralegal Studies
Category: Civil Litigation
Table of contents
PART 1: INTRODUCTION TO CIVIL LITIGATION
1. The Paralegal in Civil Litigation
1A. Appendix: Building Your Professional Portfolio and Reference Manual
2. Ethics and Professional Responsibility
3. Litigation Management and Technology
PART 2: PLANNING THE LITIGATION
4. The Court System, Settlement, and Alternative Dispute Resolution
5. Causes of Actions and Litigation Strategies
7. Interviews and Investigation in Civil Litigation
PART 3: DOCUMENTS IN CIVIL LITIGATION
8. Pleadings: Complaint, Summons, and Service
9. Motions Practice
10. Pleadings: Responses to Complaint
PART 4: FORMAL DISCOVERY METHODS
11. Introduction to Discovery
12. Issues in Electronic Discovery
13. Interrogatories and Requests for Production
15. Other Forms of Discovery
PART 5: TRIAL OF THE CASE
16. Trial Preparation -- Postdiscovery to Pretrial
18. The Electronic Courtroom and Trial Presentation
PART 6: POSTTRIAL ISSUES
19. Posttrial Procedures
20. Enforcement of Judgments
1. Chapter Opening Case Study
2. Comprehensive Case Study: School Bus-Truck Accident Case Study
3. Supplemental Case Studies
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