Introduction to Civil Procedure

Spring 2021 advance registration for Paralegal Studies certificate students begins on January 4, 2021.

 

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Class Number: 10491

Spring 2021

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

No Class Tuesday, March 30.

Remote learning will continue for spring 2021. This will be facilitated via our online platform iLearn and with Zoom.

To access the online class, visit http://ilearn.sfsu.edu to log in after registration and payment using your SF State ID and password.

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Class Number: 10491

Spring 2021 Refund Information

Refund Code Full Refund 75% Refund No Refund
CEL_ACSL Class dropped on or before February 12 Class dropped between February 13 and February 19 Class dropped on February 20 and beyond

 

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Last Update: Nov 24, 2020 10:20am