California Practice Guide: Civil Trials and Evidence. (The Rutter Group). Judge Eli Chernow (Ret.); Presiding Justice Norman L. Epstein Robert H. Fairbank; William E. Wegner. Thomson Reuters The Rutter Group. 3 Volumes. Looseleaf format. Current through August 2017 update. Ex-private law firm library with labels on spines. Moderate shelf wear, else good. Publisher's Price USD 714. Special $95. * In Civil Trials and Evidence, judges and experienced practitioners guide you through the ground rules governing each trial procedure in a civil lawsuit in state court. The title cites statutes, rules of court, and the latest cases available. Analytical approaches to evidence and examination of witnesses and proven strategies, tactics, forms, time-saving tips, and step-by-step instructions are also included. Topics include: Preparing for trial; Right to jury trial; Challenging the judge; Final chambers conference and motions in limine; Jury selection; Opening statement; Jury management during trial; Evidence; Direct examination; Cross-examination; Examination of expert witnesses; Motions during trial; Closing argument; Jury instructions; Jury deliberations; Nonjury trials; Verdicts, judgments, and costs; Posttrial motions.
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