Civil Procedure

ISBN-10: 0735570337

ISBN-13: 9780735570337

Edition: 6th 2008 (Student Manual, Study Guide, etc.)

Authors: Joseph W. Glannon

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List price: $49.95
Edition: 6th
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Publication date: 5/7/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 722
Size: 7.00" wide x 10.00" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 3.058
Language: English

Choosing a Proper Court
Personal Jurisdiction: The Enigma of Minimum Contacts
Statutory Limits on Personal Jurisdiction: The Reach and Grasp of the Long-Arm
Seeking the Home Field Advantage: Challenges to Personal Jurisdiction
Federal Questions and Federal Cases: Jurisdiction over Cases "Arising under" Federal Law
Diversity Jurisdiction: When Does Multiplicity Constitute Diversity?
Personal and Subject Matter Jurisdiction Compared: The First Two Rings
Second Guessing the Plaintiff's Choice of Forum: Removal
Proper Venue in Federal Courts: A Rough Measure of Convenience
Choosing a Proper Court: The Three Rings Reconsidered
State Law In Federal Courts
Easy Erie: The Law of Rome and Athens
Eerie Erie: The Substance/Substance Distinction
Erie and State Choice of Law: Vertical Uniformity and Horizontal Chaos
The Scope Of The Action
Sculpting the Lawsuit: The Basic Rules of Joinder
Into the Labyrinth: Joinder of Parties under Rule 14
Essentials and Interlopers: Joinder of Parties under Rules 19 and 24
Jurisdictional Fellow Travelers: Supplemental Jurisdiction
Jurisdiction v. Joinder: The Difference between Power and Persuasion
Steps In The Litigation Process
The Bearer of Bad Tidings: Service of Process in the Federal Courts
Getting Off Easy: The Motion to Dismiss
When Justice so Requires: Amendments to Pleadings under the Federal Rules
The Scope of Discovery: The Rules Giveth, and the Rules Taketh Away
Tools of the Trade: The Basic Methods of Discovery
Defective Allegation or Insufficient Proof?: Dismissal for Failure to State a Claim Compared to Summary Judgment
The Judge and the Jury
Judgment as a Matter of Law (Directed Verdict)
The Judge and the Jury
Whose Case Is This, Anyway?
The Effect of the Judgment
Res Judicata: The Limits of Procedural Liberality
Res Judicata and the Rules of Joinder: When Does May Mean Must?
Collateral Estoppel: Fine-Tuning the Preclusion Doctrine
The Obscure Kingdom: Nonmutual Collateral Estoppel
Thinking Procedurally: The Rules in Action
An Introduction to the Pretrial Litigation Process: Setting the Stage for the Schulansky Case
First Moves: Schulansky Goes to Court
A Change of Forum: Ronan Removes to Federal Court
The Defendants' Perspective: Ronan's Answer and Counterclaim
Chain Reaction: Ronan Brings in Jones
Preliminary Objections: Jones Seeks a Way Out
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