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Civil Procedure / Edition 1

Civil Procedure / Edition 1

by Allan Ides, Richard May
     
 

ISBN-10: 0735577897

ISBN-13: 9780735577893

Pub. Date: 07/17/2008

Publisher: Aspen Publishers, Inc.

Following on the success of Ides and May’s refreshingly direct Civil Procedure: Cases and Problems, this supplement provides the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, selected 28 U.S.C. sections, plus complete page-by-page updates of the casebook. An appendix of commonly used forms brings a useful element of practice to the study of procedure.

Overview

Following on the success of Ides and May’s refreshingly direct Civil Procedure: Cases and Problems, this supplement provides the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, selected 28 U.S.C. sections, plus complete page-by-page updates of the casebook. An appendix of commonly used forms brings a useful element of practice to the study of procedure. Sample exams with answers help students to test their knowledge.

Building on the strengths of Civil Procedure: Cases and Problems :

  • The Federal Rules of Civil Procedure restyled and in effect as of December 2007
  • Selected 28 U.S.C. Sections
  • Page-by-page casebook updates
  • An appendix of commonly used forms
  • Three sample midterm exams and two sample final exams with detailed answers and essay–answer outlines

New for 2008:

  • The Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure
  • Selected Constitutional Provisions

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780735577893
Publisher:
Aspen Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
07/17/2008
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.90(d)

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Table of Contents


Constitution, Statutes, and Rules     1
Selected Provisions of the Constitution of the United States of America     3
Selected Code Provisions (U.S.C. 28)     9
The Federal Rules of Civil Procedure     57
Appendix of Forms     159
Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure     181
Supplemental Materials     231
Acquiring Jurisdiction over the Parties to a Lawsuit     233
Pebble Beach Co. v. Caddy     233
Subject Matter Jurisdiction     239
A Note on Supplemental Standing     239
Venue, Transfer, and Forum Non Conveniens     241
Note     241
Pleadings and Discovery     243
Bell Atlantic Corp. v. Twombly     243
Notes and Questions     254
Joinder of Claims and Parties     257
Pilgrim's Pride Corp. v. Frisco Food Serv., Inc.     257
Notes and Questions     258
Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner and Smith, Inc. v. ENC Corp.     258
Notes and Questions     262
Class Actions     263
Hart v. FedEx Ground Package System, Inc.     263
Notes and Questions     268
The Binding Effect of a Final Judgment     269
D. TheDoctrines Applied     269
Hernandez v. City of Pomona     269
Notes and Questions     276
Practice Exams     277

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