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. This course includes selection of the proper court, court jurisdiction, pleadings and other court documents, discovery, rules of evidence, trial tactics, and principles of litigation. Students study the rules of procedure for Maryland courts.

Prerequisite(s): LAW 112 and LAW 120