ISBN-10:
0735576173
ISBN-13:
9780735576179
Pub. Date:
12/28/2007
Publisher:
Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Multistate Bar Exam (MBE) Review, 2008-2009 Edition

Multistate Bar Exam (MBE) Review, 2008-2009 Edition

by James J. Rigos

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ISBN-13: 9780735576179
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Publication date: 12/28/2007
Product dimensions: 8.60(w) x 11.00(h) x 3.10(d)

Table of Contents

VOLUME 1:

I. CONTRACTS


• Introduction.
• Offer.
• Acceptance.
• Consideration.
• Legal Capacity – 3 I’s.
• Legal Subject Matter.
• Statute of Frauds.
• Void or Voidable Circumstances.
• Interpretation of Contract.
• UCC Sale of Goods Provisions.
• Liability of UCC Goods Seller.
• Performance and Breach. Remedies.
• Third Party Beneficiaries.
• Assignment of Rights.
• Delegation of Duties.
• Overall Memory Ladder.

II. TORTS


• MBE Exam Coverage.
• General Concepts/Definitions.
• Intentional Torts. Negligence – ABCD.
• Misrepresentation or Fraud.
• Strict Liability. Products Liability.
• Nuisance. Defamation.
• Invasion of Privacy Torts.
• Interference with Advantageous Relations.
• Abuse of Legal Proceedings.
• Alienation of Affection and Related Claims.

III. REAL PROPERTY.


• Property MBE Coverage.
• Real v. Personal Property Distinction.
• Concurrent Estates.
• Non-Possessory Interests – ELP.
• Private Use Restrictions & Limitations.
• Government Land Use Regulation.
• Agreements to Transfer.
• Conveying Deeds and Related.
• Adverse Possession.
• Real Property Financing Instruments.
• Owner’s Rights.
• Landlord and Tenant.
• Estates in Land.

VOLUME 2:

I. EVIDENCE.


• Introduction.
• General Provisions Under the FRE.
• Relevance.
• Character Evidence - FRE 404 and 405.
• Habit and Routine Practice - FRE 406.
• Subsequent Remedial Measures - FRE 407.
• Offers of Compromise – FRE 408 & 410.
• Payment of Medical Expenses – FRE 409.
• Liability Insurance – FRE 411.
• Privileges.
• Witness Competency.
• Witness Credibility Impeachment.
• Witness Presentation and Interrogation.
• Opinion and Expert Testimony.
• Hearsay.
• Document Authentication and Identification.
• Best Evidence Rule.

II. CONSTITUTIONAL LAW.


• Introduction.
• Federal Courts’ Authority – Organizations.
• Federal Courts’ Authority – Federal Judicial Review.
• Separation of Powers – Federal Congressional Power.
• Separation of Powers – Federal Executive Power.
• Federalism – Intergovernmental Immunities and Taxation.
• Federalism – Dormant Commerce Clause.
• Individual Rights – State Action.
• Individual Rights – Equal Protection.
• Individual Rights – Due Process.
• Other Individual Rights.
• First Amendment Rights – Religion Clauses.
• First Amendment Rights – Freedom of Speech.

III. CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE.


• MBE Exam Coverage.
• Overview: General Principles of Criminal Law.
• Defenses.
• Inchoate Offenses.
• Homicide.
• Other Crimes.
• Overview: General Principles of Criminal Procedure.
• Search and Seizure.
• Confession and Interrogation.
• Pre-Trial Proceedings.
• Trial.
• Double Jeopardy.
• Remedy for Violations of Constitutional Protections: The Exclusionary Rule.

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