This handbook includes the text of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Supplemental Rules for Certain Admiralty and Maritime Claims, Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure, Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure Forms, Selected United States Code provisions, and Constitution of the United States.
This text is a printed edition of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, as amended to December 1, 2017. It is a handy reference guide for law students, attorneys, or others who need to refer to the rules. Please keep in mind, this text contains only the rules and does not include any contextual notes. Contents include: TITLE I. SCOPE OF RULES; FORM OF ACTION TITLE II. COMMENCING AN ACTION; SERVICE OF PROCESS, PLEADINGS, MOTIONS, AND ORDERS TITLE III. PLEADINGS AND MOTIONS TITLE IV. PARTIES TITLE V. DISCLOSURES AND DISCOVERY TITLE VI. TRIALS TITLE VII. JUDGMENT TITLE VIII. PROVISIONAL AND FINAL REMEDIES TITLE IX. SPECIAL PROCEEDINGS TITLE X. DISTRICT COURTS AND CLERKS: CONDUCTING BUSINESS; ISSUING ORDERS TITLE XI. GENERAL PROVISIONS APPENDIX OF FORMS [Abrogated.] SUPPLEMENTAL RULES FOR ADMIRALTY OR MARITIME CLAIMS AND ASSET FORFEITURE ACTIONS
Author: A. Spencer
Publisher: West Academic Publishing
Release Date: 2015-07-14
This edition is an affordable, all-purpose resource designed to support any classroom text. It provides all new rules and amendments and up-to-date versions of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure, Rules of Procedure of the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation, habeas corpus rules, Rules of the Supreme Court of the United States, Federal Rules of Evidence, the U.S. Constitution, and proposed rule amendments. Pending rule amendments are presented through interlineation, permitting users to see the pending amendments as a markup to the text of the current rules.
Author: Nicholas Graphia
Release Date: 2016-07-23
Large sized font edition of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. Includes all amendments enacted in 2016. Containing a detailed table of contents, this edition is a useful reference book for attorneys, law students, judges, academics, and anyone else interested in learning about civil procedure in United States federal courts.
A concise and comprehensive edition of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and related selected statutes for quick reference. Updated through January 1, 2019. Perfect for your briefcase or desk and a great format for the attorney or law school student who simply needs to refer to the rules. Supplement for all casebooks. Contents: Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Title I. Scope of rules; form of action Title II. Commencing an action; service of process, pleadings, motions, and orders Title III. Pleadings and motions Title IV. Parties Title V. Disclosures and discovery Title VI. Trials Title VII. Judgment Title VIII. Provisional and final remedies Title IX. Special proceedings Title X. District courts and clerks: conducting business; issuing orders Title XI. General provisions Title XII. Appendix of forms (abrogated) Title XIII. Supplemental Rules for Admiralty or Maritime Claims and Asset Forfeiture Actions Statutory Supplement 28 USC Chapter 85--District Courts; Jurisdiction 28 USC Chapter 87--District Courts; Venue 28 USC Chapter 91--District Courts; Removal of Cases from State Courts
A concise and comprehensive edition of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and related supplementary statutes for quick reference. Updated through January 1, 2017. Perfect for your briefcase or desk and a great format for the attorney or law school student who simply needs to refer to the rules. Contents: Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Title I. Scope of rules; form of action Title II. Commencing an action; service of process, pleadings, motions, and orders Title III. Pleadings and motions Title IV. Parties Title V. Disclosures and discovery Title VI. Trials Title VII. Judgment Title VIII. Provisional and final remedies Title IX. Special proceedings Title X. District courts and clerks: conducting business; issuing orders Title XI. General provisions Title XII. Appendix of forms (abrogated) Title XIII. Supplemental Rules for Admiralty or Maritime Claims and Asset Forfeiture Actions Statutory Supplement 28 USC Chapter 85 - District Courts; Jurisdiction 28 USC Chapter 87 - District Courts; Venue 28 USC Chapter 91 - District Courts; Removal of Cases from State Courts
Author: By Michael L. Cook
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Release Date: 2015-11-11
Every step in the business bankruptcy litigation process is covered in Aspen Publishersand’ Bankruptcy Litigation Manual, from the drafting of the first pleadings through the appellate process. In fact, by making the Bankruptcy Litigation Manual a part of your working library, you not only get detailed coverage of virtually all the topics and issues you must consider in any bankruptcy case, you also get field-tested answers to questions you confront every day, such as: How to stay continuing litigation against a corporate debtorand’s non-debtor officers? What are the limits on suing a bankruptcy trustee? Is the Deprizio Doctrine still alive? Does an individual debtor have an absolute right to convert a case from Chapter 7 to Chapter 13? What prohibitions exist on cross-collateralization in financing disputes? Are option contracts and“executoryand” for bankruptcy purposes? When, and under what circumstances, may a bankruptcy court enjoin an administrative proceeding against a Chapter 11 debtor? What are the current standards for administrative priority claims? When must a creditor assert its setoff rights? When can a remand order issued by a district court be reviewed by a court of appeals? What are the limits on challenging pre-bankruptcy real property mortgage foreclosures as fraudulent transfers? Can an unsecured lender recover contract-based legal fees incurred in post- bankruptcy litigation on issues of bankruptcy law? Is there a uniform federal limitation on perfecting security interests that primes a longer applicable state law period, thus subjecting lenders to a preference attack? Do prior bankruptcy court orders bar a plaintiffand’s later state court suit and warrant removal of the action in federal court? Michael L. Cook, a partner at Schulte Roth and& Zabel LLP in New York and former long-time Adjunct Professor at New York University School of Law, has gathered together some of the countryand’s top bankruptcy litigators to contribute to Bankruptcy Litigation Manual. Contributing Authors: Jay Alix, Southfield, MI Neal Batson, Alston and& Bird, LLP, Atlanta, GA Kenneth K. Bezozo, Haynes and Boone, New York, NY Susan Block-Lieb, Fordham University School of Law, Newark, NJ Peter W. Clapp, Valle Makoff, LLP, San Francisco, CA Dennis J. Connolly, Alston and& Bird, LLP, Atlanta, GA David N. Crapo, Gibbons P.C., Newark, NJ Karen A. Giannelli, Gibbons P.C., Newark, NJ David M. Hillman, Schulte Roth and& Zabel, LLP, New York, NY Alfred S. Lurey, Kilpatrick and& Stockton, Atlanta, GA Gerald Munitz, Butler Rubin, Salterelli and& Boyd, LLP, Chicago, IL Robert L. Ordin, Retired Bankruptcy Court Judge Stephen M. Pezanosky, Haynes and Boone, LLP, Partner and Chair of Bankruptcy Section, Fort Worth, TX Robin E. Phelan, Haynes and Boone, LLP Dallas, TX Daniel H. Squire, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr, LLP, Washington, DC Michael L. Temin, Fox Rothschild, LLP, Philadelphia, PA Sheldon S. Toll, Law Office ofSheldon S. Toll, Southfield, MI Jason H. Watson, Alston and& Bird, LLP, Atlanta, GA Kit Weitnauer, Alston and& Bird, LLP, Atlanta, GA Written by Mr. Cook and nineteen other experts, Bankruptcy Litigation Manual provides authoritative, up-to-date information on virtually every aspect of the bankruptcy litigation process, from discovery through appeal.
Author: Walter W. Heiser
Release Date: 2015-06-17
This annually revised eBook is designed to be used in conjunction with any Civil Procedure casebook. Contents include selected California court decisions, procedural statutes, and court rules, reproduced in their entirety. The selection is limited to those materials that demonstrate important differences between California and federal procedure. The handbook also contains textual materials that explain various topics, as well as numerous notes and questions designed to further analyze the reproduced cases and statutes. California Civil Procedure Handbook also contains the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and selected Rules Advisory Committee Notes, the United States Constitution, and selected federal procedural statutes. The eBook version of this title features links to Lexis Advance for further legal research options.
Experience the new standard in practice guides! The LexisNexis Practice Guide: Florida Criminal Practice and Procedure gives you step-by-step guidance on the many procedural issues and topics relevant to Florida criminal practice and quickly points you to LexisNexis resources that help you build your case. With its concise writing style, streamlined chapter format, abundance of checklists and forms, multitude of references to leading and related cases, cross references to relevant analytical content, and extensive and authoritative guidance from a consultative board of experienced Florida practitioners and judges, you'll find more of everything that makes a practice guide valuable and easy for you to use. The eBook versions of this title feature links to Lexis Advance for further legal research options.
Author: Dana Shilling
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Release Date: 2015-12-17
Lawyerand’s Desk Book is an extraordinary guide that you canand’t afford to be without. Used by over 150,000 attorneys and legal professionals, this must-have reference supplies you with instant, authoritative legal answers, without exorbitant research fees. Packed with current, critical information, Lawyerand’s Desk Book includes: Practical guidance on virtually any legal matter you might encounter: real estate transactions, trusts, divorce law, securities, mergers and acquisitions, computer law, tax planning, credit and collections, employer-employee relations, personal injury, and more - over 75 key legal areas in all! Quick answers to your legal questions, without having to search stacks of material, or wade through pages of verbiage. Key citations of crucial court cases, rulings, references, code sections, and more. More than 1500 pages of concise, practical, insightful information. No fluff, no filler. Just the facts you need to know. The Lawyer's Desk Book, 2016 Edition incorporates recent court decisions, legislation, and administrative rulings. Federal statutes and revised sentencing guides covered in this edition reflect a growing interest in preventing terrorism, punishing terror-related crimes, and promoting greater uniformity of sentencing. There is also new material on intellectual property law, on legislation stemming from corporate scandals, such as the Sarbanes- Oxley Act, and on legislation to cut individual and corporate tax rates, such as the Jobs and Growth Tax Relief Reconciliation Act. Chapters are in sections on areas including business planning and litigation, contract and property law, and law office issues.
Author: Kyle C. Bisceglie
Release Date: 2015-12-09
Comprehensive in scope, New York e-Discovery and Evidence: • Describes the creation, storage, and production of electronically stored information. • Suggests how to deal with the dynamic information stored in metadata. • Discusses the need to avoid spoliation and retrieve, restore, or translate the material before it is produced. • Examines issues regarding relevance and privilege. • Explains how to use electronically stored information at trial. Targeted Practical Guidance: • Task-based checklists, with cites to applicable court rules and case law, take litigators step-by-step through the various areas of e-discovery. A master checklist serves as a starting point for performing any task in the e-discovery process. • Real World Practice Tips-- including strategic points, warnings, timing and exceptions -- raise critical issues and prevent missteps. • Dozens of attorney-drafted and court-tested forms save time and streamline work flow. This eBook features links to Lexis Advance for further legal research options.
Author: H. S. E. HSE Publishing Co.
Release Date: 2016-08-27
2017 Edition. A current edition of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure is a critical resource for lawyers, paralegals and law students. The same can be said for the Advisory Committee Notes that can be extremely useful in understanding and applying the Rules. This book contains both of these authorities and is current through December 1, 2016, absent contrary action from Congress. In addition, this book discusses recent case law addressing Rule 37(e), perhaps the most significant change in the 2015 amendments to the Rules, governing sanctions for failure to preserve electronically stored information. This book contains the information you need in an easy-to-read format at a low cost.