The Litigation Manual

A Primer for Trial Lawyers
Author: John G. Koeltl
Publisher: Amer Bar Assn
ISBN: N.A
Category: Law
Page: 1214
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This volume presents a collection of the best articles from Litigation, covering all phases of litigation from initiating the suit to settlement.

The Litigation Manual

Jury Trials
Author: Weyman I. Lundquist
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781590318034
Category: Law
Page: 403
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"This addition to The Litigation Manual library focuses on jury trials. The book includes the most useful articles from Litigation journal, taking you through the steps of a jury trial. The book provides concrete, time-proven techniques and innovative ideas from many of the country's preeminent trial lawyers and judges."--BOOK JACKET.

The Litigation Manual


Author: John G. Koeltl,John S. Kiernan
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781570736391
Category: Civil procedure
Page: 2224
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The Litigation Manual

First Supplement
Author: Priscilla Anne Schwab
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781590318027
Category: Law
Page: 1176
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The book will help you deal effectively with situations you face over and over again in the preparation and presentation of a case for trial. It provides you with strategies for simplifying complex evidence, handling criminal trials, facing grand juries, and arguing before the Supreme Court. It also informs you about the perceptions of jurors, witnesses, and judges; about appellate advocacy from both sides of the bench; and much more. And it contains some of the best legal writing available-clear, informal and never dull. Whether you are a new lawyer or an experienced litigator, you will find innovative ideas and step-by-step advice that you can put to immediate use in your practice.

The Litigation Manual

Depositions
Author: Priscilla Anne Schwab,Lawrence J. Vilardo
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781590316788
Category: Law
Page: 372
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"This addition to The Litigation Manual library focuses on depositions. The book includes the most useful articles on depositions from Litigation journal, taking you through the steps of an effective deposition. It covers the preparation before the deposition; what happens at the table; techniques and strategies; and special cases you may encounter."--BOOK JACKET.

Prisoners' Self-Help Litigation Manual


Author: John Boston,Daniel E Manville
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199705666
Category: Law
Page: 960
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Prisoners' Self-Help Litigation Manual, in its much-anticipated fourth edition, is an indispensable guide for prisoners and prisoner advocates seeking to understand the rights guaranteed to prisoners by law and how to protect those rights. Clear, comprehensive, practical advice provides prisoners with everything they need to know on conditions of confinement, civil liberties in prison, procedural due process, the legal system, how to litigate, conducting effective legal research, and writing legal documents. Written by two legal and penitentiary experts with intimate knowledge of prisoner's rights and legal aid work, authors John Boston and Daniel E. Manville strategically focus on federal constitutional law, providing prisoners and those wishing to assist them with the most important information concerning legal rights. Over the past decade, prison law and conditions have changed significantly. This new edition is updated to include the most relevant prisoners' rights topics and approaches to litigation. Updates include all aspects of prison life as well as material on legal research, legal writing, types of legal remedies, and how to effectively use those remedies. Certainly the most authoritative, well-organized and relevant prisoner's rights manual available - - the eagerly awaited fourth edition should be purchased by everyone interested in civil rights for the incarcerated.

Effective Depositions


Author: Henry L. Hecht
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781604429060
Category: Law
Page: 848
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Effective Depositions is a comprehensive, practical guide through every stage of the deposition process. It concisely covers the law of depositions and related discovery issues and gives you a clear, thorough understanding of the process and its practical challenges and pitfalls so that you can make the best use of the opportunities the process offers. It contains numerous case studies and clearly-explained examples, in addition to models, sample forms and checklists.

Paralegal's Litigation Handbook


Author: Carole A. Bruno
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781466471504
Category: Law
Page: 114
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Author Carole A. Bruno announces the paperback release of the Paralegal Litigation Handbook, 2ed. is now available through CreateSpace as a paperback. Paralegal's Litigation Handbook, originally published by West Publishing Company, was adopted by more than 250 colleges and universities, and more than 50,000 copies were sold. The wide scope of the book begins with a guide to the courts, and then leads you through the initiation of a civil action, response of the defendant, and explains in action steps interviewing techniques, motions, investigations, discovery (including medical discovery), legal research and writing; assisting in negotiations, trial preparation, and automated litigation support systems. “Carole's book [Paralegal's Litigation Handbook,] has been my 'Bible' throughout my career; I have given many copies away.”Honorable Brenda J. BickingDirector of Human ResourcesSchiffrin & Barroway, LLP[e]very item you can think of about litigation is in that book, (Carole) she has definitions, form templates, ideas for making work production faster, step-by-step instructions on what to do next and where go for resources and answers, etc... It sits on my desk like a dictionary..."Great resource!"

The NEPA Litigation Guide


Author: Albert M. Ferlo,Karin P. Sheldon,Mark Squillace
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781614385165
Category: Law
Page: 402
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The National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) introduced the environmental impact statement, transformed decision making by federal agencies, and spurred the growth of an extensive body of environmental law. This book takes a close look at the litigation of NEPA cases, including jurisdiction and related issues, standard and scope of judicial review, and the specific concerns of litigators. It identifies key NEPA issues and offers solutions to the challenges faced in practice, including climate change and its relationship to the NEPA process.

Weissenberger's Federal Civil Procedure Litigation Manual


Author: Glen Weissenberger,A.J. Stephani
Publisher: LexisNexis
ISBN: 0327167998
Category: Law
Page: 802
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Weissenberger's Federal Civil Procedure Litigation Manual offers a practical guide to the intricacies of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. Written by Glen Weissenberger, author of the Evidence Courtroom Manual series and A.J. Stephani, noted civil procedure professor and author, Federal Civil Litigation Procedure Manual contains the complete text of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. Each rule is then individually annotated with insightful commentary, additional supporting authorities, and recent significant cases. The manual was specifically designed to aid both the legal practitioner and judge, and is updated annually to encompass changes in the Rules or supporting case law. Features include: • The complete text of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure • Insightful Commentary in clear prose delineates the practical meanings of each Rule • Additional Authority suggests additional research tools • Recent Significant Cases offers a list of current judicial interpretations of each Rule • Official Forms, relevant United States Code provisions, and Proposed Amendment to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure are also included

Anderson's Ohio Personal Injury Litigation Manual


Author: Cinamon S. Houston,Vaseem S. Hadi
Publisher: LexisNexis
ISBN: 1522141022
Category: Law
Page: N.A
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Got a question about personal injury litigation? Thanks to Anderson's Ohio Personal Injury Litigation Manual, you can track down your answer immediately no matter where you're located. That's because the authors of this practical guide have distilled volumes of information into a single, compact publication that slips easily into a briefcase. Whether you're in conference or at trial, attending a hearing or conducting discovery, Anderson's Ohio Personal Injury Litigation Manual is an invaluable asset for any personal injury litigator. But don't let its size fool you! Anderson's Ohio Personal Injury Litigation Manual is packed with useful information. Comprehensive in scope, it provides coverage of the most significant personal injury topics in Ohio: motor vehicle negligence, product liability, premises liability, government liability, and medical malpractice. It also includes hundreds of practice tips for the personal injury attorney, including checklists, warnings, strategic points, exceptions, and resources. And if you need to conduct more in-depth research, Anderson's Ohio Personal Injury Litigation Manual can cut time from your search, thanks to relevant cross-references to other personal injury treatises and forms Anderson's Ohio Personal Injury Litigation Manual: It's the kind of practical publication you've come to expect from Anderson's, the first name in Ohio legal research.

NALA Manual for Paralegals and Legal Assistants: A General Skills & Litigation Guide for Today's Professionals


Author: National Association of Legal Assistants
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305176197
Category: Law
Page: 480
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Succeed on the job--and in your course--and prepare for the Certified Paralegal examination with the NALA Manual. More than 100 leading authorities with a wide range of experience in legal disciplines and management have contributed to this comprehensive manual since it was introduced in 1976. Covering all the skills required of paralegals today, the updated manual includes a collection of successful solutions to actual assignments accomplished by working paralegals nationwide.These proven techniques and procedures can be used as starting points from which you can make changes, adaptations, and modifications when you encounter similar situations on the job. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Bankruptcy Litigation Manual, 2015-2016 Edition


Author: By Michael L. Cook
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454856556
Category: Bankruptcy
Page: 1340
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Every step in the business bankruptcy litigation process is covered in Aspen Publishersand’ Bankruptcy Litigation Manual, from the drafting of the first pleadings through the appellate process. In fact, by making the Bankruptcy Litigation Manual a part of your working library, you not only get detailed coverage of virtually all the topics and issues you must consider in any bankruptcy case, you also get field-tested answers to questions you confront every day, such as: How to stay continuing litigation against a corporate debtorand’s non-debtor officers? What are the limits on suing a bankruptcy trustee? Is the Deprizio Doctrine still alive? Does an individual debtor have an absolute right to convert a case from Chapter 7 to Chapter 13? What prohibitions exist on cross-collateralization in financing disputes? Are option contracts and“executoryand” for bankruptcy purposes? When, and under what circumstances, may a bankruptcy court enjoin an administrative proceeding against a Chapter 11 debtor? What are the current standards for administrative priority claims? When must a creditor assert its setoff rights? When can a remand order issued by a district court be reviewed by a court of appeals? What are the limits on challenging pre-bankruptcy real property mortgage foreclosures as fraudulent transfers? Can an unsecured lender recover contract-based legal fees incurred in post- bankruptcy litigation on issues of bankruptcy law? Is there a uniform federal limitation on perfecting security interests that primes a longer applicable state law period, thus subjecting lenders to a preference attack? Do prior bankruptcy court orders bar a plaintiffand’s later state court suit and warrant removal of the action in federal court? Michael L. Cook, a partner at Schulte Roth and& Zabel LLP in New York and former long-time Adjunct Professor at New York University School of Law, has gathered together some of the countryand’s top bankruptcy litigators to contribute to Bankruptcy Litigation Manual. Contributing Authors: Jay Alix, Southfield, MI Neal Batson, Alston and& Bird, LLP, Atlanta, GA Kenneth K. Bezozo, Haynes and Boone, New York, NY Susan Block-Lieb, Fordham University School of Law, Newark, NJ Peter W. Clapp, Valle Makoff, LLP, San Francisco, CA Dennis J. Connolly, Alston and& Bird, LLP, Atlanta, GA David N. Crapo, Gibbons P.C., Newark, NJ Karen A. Giannelli, Gibbons P.C., Newark, NJ David M. Hillman, Schulte Roth and& Zabel, LLP, New York, NY Alfred S. Lurey, Kilpatrick and& Stockton, Atlanta, GA Gerald Munitz, Butler Rubin, Salterelli and& Boyd, LLP, Chicago, IL Robert L. Ordin, Retired Bankruptcy Court Judge Stephen M. Pezanosky, Haynes and Boone, LLP, Partner and Chair of Bankruptcy Section, Fort Worth, TX Robin E. Phelan, Haynes and Boone, LLP Dallas, TX Daniel H. Squire, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr, LLP, Washington, DC Michael L. Temin, Fox Rothschild, LLP, Philadelphia, PA Sheldon S. Toll, Law Office ofSheldon S. Toll, Southfield, MI Jason H. Watson, Alston and& Bird, LLP, Atlanta, GA Kit Weitnauer, Alston and& Bird, LLP, Atlanta, GA Written by Mr. Cook and nineteen other experts, Bankruptcy Litigation Manual provides authoritative, up-to-date information on virtually every aspect of the bankruptcy litigation process, from discovery through appeal.

Criminal Antitrust Litigation Handbook


Author: N.A
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781590313695
Category: Law
Page: 543
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Criminal Antitrust Litigation Handbook, Second Edition outlines the law that governs each phase of the criminal litigation process. The Handbook reflects the combined knowledge, experience, and judgment of a significant group of prominent and successful government prosecutors and defense counsel in addressing procedure and strategy as well as all relevant legal requirements. The book imparts many practical insights that have been gained after lengthy personal experience in the trenches.

The Divorce Trial Manual

From Initial Interview to Closing Argument
Author: Lynne Z. Gold-Bikin,Stephen Kolodny
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781590312377
Category: Law
Page: 264
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This concise guide is a complete roadmap through a divorce trail from the initial interview to trial preparation to the closing argument.

Fundamentals of California Litigation for Paralegals


Author: Marlene A. Maerowitz,Thomas A. Mauet
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 145488780X
Category: Law
Page: 560
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Based on the widely popular text, Fundamentals of Litigation for Paralegals, Fundamentals of California Litigation for Paralegals focuses on the rules in California, specifically, and the role of the paralegal in litigation. From the moment a client walks into the office, through trial and post-judgment (as well as settlements and alternative forms of resoluion), respected authors Maerowitz and Mauet cover the gamut of California litigation for paralegals with their signature approach.