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Fundamentals of Litigation for Paralegals, Eighth Edition, conveys a complete understanding of the litigation process from the time the client walks into the office, through trial and post-judgment, to settlement (or alternative forms of resolution). Popular and widely respected, authors Maerowitz and Mauet present a clear and balanced treatment of litigation and accessible explanations of the rules. Well-suited to a wide range of teaching approaches, the timely Eighth Edition reflects updates to the federal rules and eagerly follows the advances of technology and its uses in litigation.

A leading text, Fundamentals of Litigation for Paralegals, Eighth Edition, features:

  • Thorough coverage of the entire litigation process
  • A balanced and reader-friendly presentation
  • Accessible and cogent discussion of rules and procedures
  • A flexible organization that lends itself to a variety of teaching objectives
  • A comprehensive design for learning that includes
    • bold-faced key terms
    • glossary
    • examples
    • visual aids
    • checklists
    • chapter overviews
    • summaries
    • review questions
  • Realistic examples of motions, pleadings, and discovery requests in a litigation file in the appendix
  • A companion electronic workbook with review questions, case scenarios, and practice forms, available at the companion website
  • Companion website: http://aspenparalegaled.com/books/fundamentals_litigation

Thoroughly updated, the Eighth Edition includes:

  • Changes in the federal rules
  • Techniques for utilizing computerized litigation support systems when preparing cases for trial
  • Updated Internet research questions
  • Comprehensive review of how to use social media in discovery at trial
  • More checklists and summaries, to facilitate study
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