Southwestern Law School Los Angeles, CA

California Civil Procedure

575 | 2.0 credits | This is a highly recommended course.


This course focuses on pretrial, trial and appellate procedure in the state courts of California. Coverage includes areas in which California differs from the federal model, including pleading, certain aspects of discovery, selection of judge and jury, writs and appeals, and res judicata. Also emphasized are topics not ordinarily covered in Civil Procedure I and II, notably statutes of limitation and devices for achieving, finalizing and enforcing settlements.


Civil Procedure I and Civil Procedure II