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Pretrial

ISBN-10: 0735551022
ISBN-13: 9780735551022
Edition: 6th 2004 (Revised)
Authors: Thomas A. Mauet
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Book details

List price: $69.00
Edition: 6th
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Publication date: 10/20/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 443
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.892
Language: English

Show your students how to prepare for and conduct civil litigation effectively, with the newest edition of Thomas Mauet's highly-regarded Pretrial . By offering a clear and concise methodology and supplying the information students need to apply it, this popular paperback text has earned widespread use, edition after edition. The Sixth Edition builds on the strengths that have made Pretrial a classic: clear, concise, well organized presentation of pretrial preparation by one of the country's leading experts on trial techniques systematic approach that organizes pretrial planning and preparation into a series of distinct steps students can readily master litigation files from a hypothetical case that provide sample documentation and paperwork for each stage of the civil case, showing students exactly what they will face in practice additional litigation files on an included CD-ROM with both plaintiffs' and defendants' files for six different cases full clarification of recent changes in the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure This timely revision reflects current developments: expanded treatment of negotiation a new section on electronic discovery, The hottest topic in civil litigation today If you have yet to use Pretrial, An examination of the Sixth Edition will show you why this book has helped so many students face the task of pretrial preparation with confidence. Please visit the new companion website to learn more about this book. Website: http://www.aspenlawschool.com/mauet_pretrial6

Preface
Citations
Investigating and Planning the Litigation
Introduction to Litigation Planning
Introduction
Organizing litigation planning
Conclusion
Informal Fact Investigation
Introduction
Structuring fact investigations
Client interviews
Exhibits acquisition
Witness interviews
Expert reviews
The "small" case
Legal Investigation
Introduction
Choice of law
Legal theories for claims, remedies, and defenses
Joinder of parties and claims
Subject matter jurisdiction in district courts
Personal jurisdiction
Venue
Case Evaluation and Strategy
Introduction
Taking the case
Establishing the terms of the attorney-client agreement
Declining representation
Planning the litigation
Example of litigation planning: Novelty Products, Inc. v. Gift Ideas, Inc.
Prefiling requirements
Conducting the Litigation
Pleadings
Introduction
General pleading requirements
Complaints
Rule 12 responses
Answers
Counterclaims
Replies
Cross-claims
Impleader (third-party practice)
Interpleader
Intervention
Class actions
Amendments of pleadings and supplemental pleadings
Discovery
Introduction
Scope of discovery
Discovery strategy
Discovery planning meeting and pretrial scheduling conference
Required disclosures
Interrogatories
Requests to produce documents and subpoenas
Electronic discovery
Depositions
Physical and mental examinations
Requests to admit facts
Supplementing discovery
Discovery motions
Discovery review
Motions
Introduction
General requirements for motions
Extensions of time and continuances
Substitution of parties
Temporary restraining orders and preliminary injunctions
Removal
Judgment on the pleadings
Summary judgment
Dismissals and defaults
Consolidation and separate trials
Interlocutory appeals
Pretrial Conferences and Settlements
Introduction
Pretrial conferences
Settlements
Litigation File: Jones v. Smith
Index

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