New lawyers, and lawyers new to Illinois, will find this series a valuable introduction to the similarities, and substantial differences, between federal civil procedure and civil procedure in the Illinois state judicial system. Buy the entire series of 8 at a discount, or pick and choose only the sessions you need.
Credits: 8.75 General, 0 Diversity/Inclusion PR, 0 MH/SA PR, 0 Other PR
Starting with the structures and procedures used in Illinois civil courts, contributor Jeffrey Parness, Professor Emeritus at Northern Illinois University College of Law, guides participants through the ins and outs of Illinois civil procedure. Among the topics covered in the series are:
- Pre-suit, post-suit, and post-judgment fact investigation
- Resolution of civil claims via trial and non-trial methods
- Joinder of claims and parties
- Appellate review
- Enforcement of judgments