Developed in consultation with experienced Michigan litigators and judges, Michigan Nonstandard Jury Instructions contains hundreds of instructions to be used as alternatives to, or in addition to, the Michigan Standard Jury Instructions – Civil and Michigan Criminal Jury Instructions.
Supported by caselaw and statutory amendments, many instructions have already been tested in court. Sources include the authors, court records, reported cases, and in-house drafting.
- Usage notes, related substantive law, and reference materials for each instruction.
- Practice tips, cautions, and preparation tips.
- Guidance for adapting any instruction to your specific needs.
- Thorough explanation of the law covering the use of standard and non-standard instructions.
Topically organized volumes offer quick location and easy reference. This set is also available on CD-ROM for fast, efficient drafting.