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Civil Procedure Before Trial, 2d (Vols. 3 and 4, Illinois Practice Series)

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Brand: Thomson West
Copyright: 2011-2022
Service #: 22023744
Sub #: 21023744
Pages: 1962
Publication Frequency: Updated annually
Update format: Cumulative supplement

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Civil Procedure Before Trial, 2d (Vols. 3 and 4, Illinois Practice Series)



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Civil Procedure Before Trial, 2nd Edition assists you in preparing for all aspects of civil trial, from the initiation of the lawsuit to the beginning of the trial. It provides:

  • Substantive discussion and practice tips
  • Strategic and tactical advice
  • Insights into pleading, discovery, and summary judgments

Topics include:

  • The Illinois court structure and judiciary
  • Jurisdiction
  • Process and service of process
  • Venue and related concepts
  • Statute of limitations and personal actions
  • Provisional relief
  • Provisional equitable relief
  • Prejudgment attachment and garnishment
  • Lis pendens
  • Pleading
  • Parties and joinder
  • Capacity of parties
  • Class actions
  • Discovery
  • Depositions
  • The pretrial conference
  • Pretrial dispositions
  • Summary judgments
  • Voluntary dismissals, dismissals for want of prosecution, defaults, and confessions of judgment