The University of Texas at Austin   School of Law

Main menu:

Fall 2010 - Contemporary Civil Litigation

Albright, Alexandra W

Unique # 28650 Credit Hours: 3 Course ID: 379M
DayTimeLocation
MW2:00 - 3:15 pmTNH 3.140
Exam Type    Test 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.

Related Course Areas