Introduction to Civil Procedure

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Summer 2021

PLS 300

Class Number: 2190
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 required Saturday session scheduled for July 31.

Remote learning will continue for summer 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: 2190

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Refund Information

Refund Code Full Refund 75% Refund No Refund
CEL_ACSU Class dropped on or before June 7 Class dropped between June 8 and June 14 Class dropped on June 15 and beyond

 

Last Update: Apr 21, 2021 11:03am