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Modern Federal Jury Instructions - Civil Volumes

Ready-to-use jury instructions for any federal civil case.
Publisher: Matthew Bender
Frequency: (2 issues)
Print Book :4 Volumes, loose leaf, updated by replacement pages two times per year
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ISBN: 9780820520858
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Ready-to-use jury instructions for any federal civil case.

Judges in federal court increasingly require jury instructions to be understandable and free of legalese and arcane language. Modern Federal Jury Instructions (Civil Volumes) allows you to do just that, quickly and cost-effectively. Offering instructions for all aspects of a federal civil jury trial, these four volumes from the 11-volume Modern Federal Jury Instructions save you hours of drafting time and helps you avoid giving jurors erroneous or inappropriate instructions. Inside you'll find:

General instructions covering such areas as evidence and burden of proof.
Specific instructions spanning every significant area of federal litigation, from federal securities regulation to patents and civil rights.
Citations to specific case authority and/or statutory authority to cut your research time
Official pattern instructions for those circuits that have adopted them, plus notes pointing out any conflicts between the different circuits

There is simply no other guide as authoritative and all-encompassing to help you minimize errors, focus the jury's deliberations, and produce instructions that stand up to even the sharpest scrutiny down the road.

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Table of Contents

VOLUME 4

PART III GENERAL CIVIL INSTRUCTIONS

Chapter 71 Function of the Court, the Jury and Counsel

Chapter 72 Corporations and Corporate Liability

Chapter 73 Burden and Standard of Proof

Chapter 74 Evidence

Chapter 75 Inferences and Presumptions

Chapter 76 Witness Credibility

Chapter 77 Damages

Chapter 78 Jury Deliberations

PART IV SUBSTANTIVE CIVIL INSTRUCTIONS

Chapter 79 Restraint of Trade (15 U.S.C. § 1)

Chapter 80 Monopolization (15 U.S.C. § 2)

Chapter 81 Patent Based Antitrust Claims (35 U.S.C. § 154)

Chapter 82 Securities-The 1934 Act (15 U.S.C. § 78)

Chapter 83 Securities-The 1933 Act (15 U.S.C. § 77)

Chapter 84 Civil RICO (18 U.S.C. § 1962)

Chapter 85 Fair Labor Standards Act

Chapter 86 Patents

Chapter 86A Trademark

Chapter 86B Copyright


VOLUME 5

Chapter 87 Civil Rights Actions and the Fair Housing Act (42 U.S.C. §§ 1981–1985, 3604)

Chapter 88 Civil Rights Actions--Equal Pay Act; Age Discrimination in Employment Act; Title VII Employment Discrimination (Civil Rights Act of 1991); Family and Medical Leave Act

Chapter 88A Americans with Disabilities Act

Chapter 89 Federal Employer’s Liability Act (45 U.S.C. §§ 1, 23, 51)

Chapter 90 The Jones Act (46 U.S.C. § 688)

Chapter 91 Libel

Chapter 92 Wiretap Act

Chapter 93 Odometer Fraud and Other Automobile Litigation

Table of Cases

Table of Statutes

Index

VOLUME [⋄] PATTERN JURY INSTRUCTIONS (Civil Cases)

Third Circuit

Fifth Circuit

Seventh Circuit

VOLUME [⋄ ⋄] PATTERN JURY INSTRUCTIONS (Civil Cases)

Eighth Circuit

Ninth Circuit

Eleventh Circuit

Bankruptcy