LAW 216 Civil Litigation and Pleading

3 credits

Provides a basic understanding of civil litigation and the functions and operations of the state and federal court systems. Includes selection of the proper court, court jurisdiction, pleadings and other court documents, discovery, rules of evidence, trial tactics, and principles of litigation. Students will study of the rules of procedure for Maryland courts. Legal specialty course (LSC)

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in LAW 112, LAW 120 and LAW 125