« on: August 02, 2005, 01:51:35 PM »
I am also section A -
Torts w/Flatt, Procedure w/Crump, Contracts w/Zamora and LARC w/Tabor.
Crump has already posted his first & second class assignments -
Section Number: 03543
Section: 1st Year - Section A
Class Days: MTW Time: 1p-2:20p Location:
Course Level: 1st Year - Section A
ASSIGNMENT FOR FIRST MEETING:
Read Casebook pp. 1-12 and consider the problems contained in those pages. (Notice that the answers are in the book at 11-12 so that you can check your understanding.) Then, read 28 U.S.C. § 1332 (in Supplement) and U.S. Constitution art. III § 2 (also in Supplement). Then, read Casebook pp. 12-16, through end of § 1.03. Finally, read the note on the Federal Rules at the bottom of page 16.
ASSIGNMENT FOR SECOND MEETING:
Read Federal Rule of Civil Procedure ("FRCP") 8(a), (e) (in Supplement); then read Casebook pp. 16-26, through end of § 1.04 (but omit Thomas v. Torres on p. 18). Next, read FRCP 26(b)(1)-(2) (Supplement); then read Casebook § 1.06 (Discovery) through notes and questions on 29-30 (but omit the second Kerr opinion on p. 29). Finally, read Rule 56(c) (Supplement) and § 1.07 of the Casebook (pp. 30-32).