Of all the first-year subjects, Civil Procedure is the most foreign to students' experience. This book will demystify Civil Procedure. It will explain the doctrine and make it easy to remember. It includes numerous tips for civil procedure exams (as well as regarding law school exams generally). Before you know it, you'll be part of the hip crowd - the Civ Pro crowd. Learn more about this series at ShortandHappyGuides.com.
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Includes bibliographical references.
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Introduction. Why and how law school is different from college The study of civil procedure Selecting a forum : personal jurisdiction and notice Selecting a forum : subject matter jurisdiction Selecting a forum : venue, transfer, and forum non conveniens The litigation process : early stages The litigation process : adjudication The litigation process : appellate review Defining the scope of litigation : joinder of claims and parties The preclusion doctrines Erie
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Print version: Freer, Richard D., 1953- Short & happy guide to civil procedure. St. Paul, MN : West Academic Publishing,