Moore's AnswerGuide: Federal Pretrial Civil Litigation
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The 2015 edition reflects important recent developments including the U.S. Supreme Court cases Daimler AG v. Bauman, addressing personal jurisdiction, and Lexmark Int’l, Inc. v. Static Control Components, Inc., addressing standing.
This authoritative desk reference provides:
• Succinct answers to major points of federal practice.
• Expert analyses, strategic pointers, warnings, circuit split discussions, and other case-oriented insight.
• Numerous checklists, providing step-by-step guidance for pretrial procedures.
• Hundreds of cross-references to Moore’s Federal Practice, Bender’s Federal Practice Forms, Federal Litigation Guide, and other sources for more detailed analysis and forms.
AnswerGuide products are available in print and online and combine practical answers with guidance to relevant cases, codes, rules and in-depth analytical sources. In print, Moore’s AnswerGuide Federal Pretrial Civil Litigation serves as a portable practice resource for the federal litigator. Cites to case law, statutory and analytical cross-references are designed to bridge the gap between print and online sources, making in-depth research easier and more on-point than ever before.
Table of Contents
CHAPTER 1 Determining Forum
CHAPTER 2 Removal
CHAPTER 3 Parties
CHAPTER 4 Pleading Stage
CHAPTER 5 Required Conferences and Case Management
CHAPTER 6 Provisional Remedies
CHAPTER 7 Class Actions
CHAPTER 8 Discovery
CHAPTER 9 Pretrial Motion Practice
CHAPTER 10 Settlement Agreements and Offers of Judgment
CHAPTER 11 Sanctions and Contempt
Table of Statutes