Mitchell | Hamline School of Law
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Civil Dispute Resolution (1003)


Required. Provides an introduction to the civil justice system in the United States and the various methods of resolving disputes. Topics include: the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, pleading, adjudication by motion, litigation and non-litigation remedies, personal and subject matter jurisdiction, choice of law between judge and jury, post-trial proceedings, judicial review, preclusive effects of judgments, and simple and complex joinder mechanisms.

Grading: Letter graded

Credits: 4

Offered: Fall

Categories: Bar Courses, Required

Subject Areas: Academic Support and Bar Preparation, Civil Litigation

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