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PARA1104 – Civil Law for Paralegals pdf

Credits: 3 (3/0/0)
Description: This course prepares the paralegal for working with civil litigation and its associated processes. Included in the study are rules for civil procedure, court and non-court processes, applicable appellate procedures, mediation, arbitration and the role of the paralegal as it relates to civil law.
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: (None)
Competencies:
  1. Describe civil law.
  2. Define the role of the paralegal in civil law.
  3. Analyze types of civil law.
  4. Describe civil law court and non-court procedures.
  5. Draft civil law court and non-court documents.
  6. Analyze post-trial processes.
  7. Research appellate brief requirements.
  8. Analyze appellate briefs.
  9. Describe alternate dispute resolution processes.
  10. Describe frivolous lawsuits.
MnTC goal areas: (N/A)

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