Spring 2015
    Law No.: LAW6105
    Sched. No.: 115210117

Federal Courts
Section 1
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Woolhandler, Nettie A.



Administrative Information:
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Days, Times (Room):T, 1000-1120 (SL278)
R, 1000-1120 (WB101)

Credits:3Type:Lecture
Capacity:64 **This information is current as of 10/31/2014 06:14:16 AM**
Current Enrollment:33 **This information is current as of 10/31/2014 06:14:16 AM**

Course Description:

This course examines the relationship of federal courts to state courts and to the federal political branches. The dominant themes are, therefore, federalism and separation of powers. Specific topics include choice of law in the federal system; the power of the federal courts to create federal law; the power of Congress to control the federal courts; the various doctrines of justiciability; and the subject matter jurisdiction of the federal courts.

PREREQUISITE: Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law
COURSE REQUIREMENT: Examination


Prerequisites:Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law