Introduction to Civil Procedure

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Class Number: 11055

Fall 2020

PLS 300

3 Units
Fee: 

$899

This course provides an overview of the American system of civil litigation and the role the paralegal plays in it. You will learn the sources of the law; how to read and brief a case; the similarities and differences between the California and federal systems; trial preparation and alternative dispute resolution. The course follows a hypothetical civil dispute, based upon the laws of contracts and torts, from its inception through trial. Students will acquire skills needed to prepare and file basic pleadings and discovery tools. They will be introduced to the basics of case management; trial preparation and the appeal process.

Section: 

01Z

Notes: 

Course Fee: $899

Remote learning will continue for fall 2020. This will be facilitated via our online platform iLearn and with Zoom.

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Registration is unavailable for this class once the semester has started. If you would like to add this course please contact the instructor via email: sweisber@sfsu.edu

Students allowed to add the class will be provided with a permission number. Use this number to register. Visit our registration page for information on how to register and pay: https://cel.sfsu.edu/register/register-pay

Class Number: 11055

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Refund Information

Refund Code Full Refund 75% Refund No Refund
CEL_ACSL Class dropped on or before September 14 Class dropped between September 15 and September 21 Class dropped on September 22 and beyond

 

Last Update: Oct 26, 2020 1:45pm