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Civil Procedure, Third Edition

Richard D. Freer


  • ISBN: 9781454832034

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    Popular casebook author Freer makes the complex principles of civil procedure accessible and fun for students in this student treatise. Using humor, real-world examples and light-hearted scholarship, he breaks down the doctrines of civil procedure into easy-to-understand components, and then brings them together to show how they form a comprehensive body of law.

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    Page Count 960
    Published 05/07/2012
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    Summary of Contents

    Chapter 1. The Study of Procedure

    Chapter 2. Personal Jurisdiction

    Chapter 3. Service of Process and Opportunity to Be Heard

    Chapter 4. Subject Matter Jurisdiction

    Chapter 5. Venue

    Chapter 6. Challenging the Selection of Forum

    Chapter 7. Pleadings, Amended Pleadings, and Judgments on Pleadings

    Chapter 8. Discovery and Judicial Management of Litigation

    Chapter 9. Trial and Adjudication Without Trial

    Chapter 10. The Erie Doctrine(s)

    Chapter 11. The Preclusion Doctrines

    Chapter 12. Defining the Scope of Litigation: Joinder Rules and Subject Matter Jurisdiction

    Chapter 13. Specialized Multiparty Litigation

    Chapter 14. Appellate Review