LAW 5240: Pennsylvania Practice

Course Catalog Number: 
5240
Course Credits: 
3
Course Catalog Requirements: 
"W" Writing
Course Priority: 
General Enrollment Course
Course Category: 
Standard Courses
Full Year Course: 
No
Course Type: 
Lecture

This course covers the Pennsylvania Rules of Civil Procedure and the Rules of Civil Procedure for District Justices. The course is intended to develop the student’s understanding of the rules of procedure which govern civil litigation in the state courts of Pennsylvania, the manner in which claims and defenses are raised, the forms utilized to raise these claims and defenses, and petition, motion and discovery practice, and will focus on the procedural tactics and strategies that are used to advance a client’s position.

Prerequisites: 

Course Offerings

Class Number:
21037
Term:
Fall 2014-15
Professor(s):
Class Number:
22023
Term:
Fall 2013-14
Professor(s):