Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages li-lxxxii) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
A survey of the civil action Jurisdiction over parties or their property Providing notice and an opportunity to be heard Jurisdiction over the subject matter of the action : the court's competency Venue, transfer, and forum non conveniens Ascertaining the applicable law The development of modern procedure Modern pleading Joinder of claims and of parties : expanding the scope of the civil action Class actions Pretrial devices for obtaining information : depositions and discovery Case management Adjudication without trial or by special proceeding Trial Securing and enforcing judgments Appellate review The binding effect of prior decisions : res judicata and collateral estoppel Alternative dispute resolution.
KF8839 .C45 2013
Revision of: Civil procedure 10th ed. St. Paul, MN : Thomson/West, c2009.