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Fall 2010 - Contemporary Civil Litigation

Albright, Alexandra W

Credit Hours: 3  Course ID: 379M  Unique # 28650

Meeting Day(s)TimeLocation
MW2:00 - 3:15 pmTNH 3.140
Exam Type  Date Time      Name Range Regular Room Extegrity Room
Floating
Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.

Description
A 3-hour advanced course for students interested in a litigation practice.  We will explore real and current problems of contemporary litigation, including:  the difficult choices in judicial selection and recusal; the incentives of litigation finance and settlement; the realities of complex litigation; the dilemmas presented by professional ethics and legal malpractice rules.  There will be several guest speakers.  Class attendance is important.

Prerequisites:  Federal Civil Procedure.

Updated April 1, 2010:  This course will NOT satisfy the Professional Responsibility requirement for graduation.

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