Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-110-102 021235 Civil Litigation
Outline of Instruction
|10-110-102 CIVIL LITIGATION ...civil procedure in state and federal courts, the litigation process with emphasis on the paralegal function in investigating and gathering information, and preparing pleadings and motions. (Associate Degree Prerequisite: 10-110-101, Paralegal Intro/Legal Ethics with a "C" or better; Technical Diploma Corequisite: 10-110-101, Paralegal Intro/Legal Ethics)|
Prior Learning Assessments
Differentiate between civil and criminal procedure.
Outline the civil litigation process.
Explain jurisdiction and venue.
Evaluate causes of action and defenses.
Conduct an initial client interview.
Perform an initial investigation.
Select method of service.