Editorial Reviews for this title:
<p> For two decades <b>Examples & Explanations: Civil Procedure</b> has helped students understand the intricacies of civil procedure. Professor Glannon, using the extremely successful <i>Examples & Explanations</i> format that he created, teaches students about civil procedure in an entertaining and elucidating way. Now in its <b>Sixth Edition</b>, this amazing study aid continues to provide clear, engaging introductions to the principles of civil procedure, together with appealing examples that illustrate how these principles apply in typical cases. </p> <p> <b>Students and professors are united in their high regard for this text that helps make a difficult subject accessible:</b> </p> <ul> <li> <b>Professor Glannon's unique and entertaining style</b> engages students and helps them to more easily understand difficult concepts </li> <li> Clear and accessible introductions and explanations <b>cover all aspects of the first-year course</b> including the difficult areas of res judicata, collateral estoppel, personal and subject matter jurisdiction, and three chapters on various aspects of the Erie doctrine </li> <li> <b>The proven and popular examples and explanations format</b> is highly effective for learning and applying the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure </li> <li> <b>Examples progress gradually</b> from simple to challenging and build students' confidence </li> <li> The frequent use of <b>visual aids</b> including diagrams, charts, and documents helps students grasp complicated ideas </li> </ul> <p> <b>The Sixth Edition has been completely updated throughout, and all citations reflect the most current law. In addition:</b> </p> <ul> <li> A <b>new chapter</b> on joinder analyzing Rules 19 and 24 </li> <li> <b>Revisions</b> to reflect the extensive 2007 stylistic amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure </li> </ul> <p> Give your students the help they need to master difficult topics. Be sure to recommend this highly acclaimed study guide—tested by students, instructors, and time. </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p>
Editorial reviews may belong to another edition of this title.