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Unformatted text preview: 1 Civil Procedure Outline 2004 Professor Croley I. Intro to Litigation & Procedure .................................................................................................... 3 Structure of Civil Justice System........................................................................................3 Why Litigate........................................................................................................................4 Litigation v Trial......................................................................................................4 Costs of Litigation (42 USC 1988 Civil Rights Act).............................................4 Remedies/Damage Awards (FRCP 65 Injunction/TRO).........................................6 Criticism of Tort System..........................................................................................7 Stages of Litigation.............................................................................................................9 Sources of Law....................................................................................................................9 II. Sources & Limits on Power to Adjudicate ................................................................................ 10 Personal Jurisdiction..........................................................................................................10 Subject Matter Jurisdiction................................................................................................13 Federal Question Jurisdiction................................................................................13 Diversity Jurisdiction.............................................................................................14 Supplemental Jurisdiction......................................................................................14 Removal.................................................................................................................15 Choice of Law ..................................................................................................................15 Erie Doctrine..........................................................................................................16 Challenging Jurisdiction....................................................................................................17 Long Arm Statutes.................................................................................................17 Venue.....................................................................................................................18 III. Framing & Responding to Claims ........................................................................................... 19 Parties (FRCP 17-25, 42)..................................................................................................19 Party Joinder..........................................................................................................19 Claim Joinder.........................................................................................................21Claim Joinder....
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2008 for the course LAW 510 taught by Professor Croley during the Summer '06 term at University of Michigan.

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