Issues in Federal Civil Practice and Procedure

Section 1, Spring 17

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 16/16
Credits: 3

Course Description

The primary objective in this course is for each student to develop a deeper understanding of the history and purpose of federal procedure and of some contemporary issues within the field.  The course will culminate with presentations of student projects.   Your grade in this course will be based on your final proposal, your class participation, your written and oral comments on the proposals of others, and your proposal presentation to the class.

Course Requirements

Exam Info:
Midterm Type (if any): None
Description: None

Final Type (if any): None
Description:

Written Work Product
Written Work Product:

Other Work

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: Civil Procedure Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: Yes
First Day Attendance Required: No
Course Notes:

Graduation Requirements

*Satisfies Writing Requirement: No
**Credits For Prof. Skills Requirement: No
Satisfies Professional Ethics: No

*Yes means professor requires everyone in the course to submit a substantial research paper (which is the requirement standard in Academic Policies), so no paperwork required to be submitted to SRO. No means student must timely submit paperwork to SRO if intending to use a paper in this course to satisfy the Writing Requirement.

**Yes indicates course credits count towards UVA Law’s Prof. Skills graduation requirement, not necessarily a skills requirements for any particular state bar.

General Information

Schedule No.
117219154
Law No.
LAW9166
Modified Type
Seminar
Cross Listed: No
Cross-Listed Course Mnemonic:
Concentrations: Litigation and Procedure
Public Syllabus Link: None
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