542
LAW
Advanced Civil Procedure

Law School Description

The course addresses various aspects of complex litigation and recent criticism about the civil litigation system itself. The course is theoretical in emphasis and is developed from two directions: (1) through a study of jurisprudential material concerning adversarial dispute resolution, the substance/procedure dichotomy and value-identification; and (2) through in-depth analysis of procedural aspects of complex cases (with a special focus on new procedural rules aimed at reducing waste and delay).

UH Mānoa Catalog Description

Addresses various aspects of complex litigation and recent criticism of the civil litigation system itself. Theoretical in emphasis. Developed from two directions: (1) a study jurisprudential material concerning adversarial dispute resolution, the substance/procedure dichotomy and value-identification; and (2) in-depth analysis of procedural aspects of complex cases with special focus on new procedural rules aimed at reducing waste and delay.

Credit(s) for this CRN

2

Instructor Approval

No

Competition

No

Enrollment Cap

20

Bar Course

No

Clinical Requirement

No

Prerequisites/Recommended

Semesters Offered

Class Instructor(s) Term Yearsort ascending
View class page Eric K. Yamamoto
Spring
2012
View class page Eric K. Yamamoto
Fall
2008

Instructor(s)

Office Hours

Tu 1:00 to 3:00pm and 5:00 to 6:00pm

By Appointment

Support Specialist

Josie Danielson

Course Reference Number

88976