Introduction to Civil Procedure

Summer 2020 advance registration for Paralegal Studies certificate students begins on April 20, 2020.

 

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Class Number: 2101

Summer 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
One Saturday meeting scheduled for August 1 from 9 am to 5 pm.
* Class meets at the Downtown Campus in the Westfield San Francisco Centre, 835 Market Street.

Class Number: 2101

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Refund Information

Refund Code Full Refund 75% Refund No Refund
CEL_ACSU Class dropped on or before June 5 Class dropped between June 6 and June 12 Class dropped on June 13 and beyond

 

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