571
LAW
Federal Courts

UH Mānoa Catalog Description

An examination of the jurisdiction and law-making powers of the federal courts, standing issues, appellate jurisdiction of the Supreme Court, federal-question and diversity-of-citizenship jurisdiction of the federal district courts, immunities from suit in the federal courts possessed by governmental entities and officers, intervention by federal courts in state proceedings, and choice of law in the federal courts. Particular emphasis on relevant Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. Pre: 533 (or concurrent).

Credit(s) for this CRN

3

Instructor Approval

No

Competition

No

Bar Course

Partial

Clinical Requirement

No

Certificate(s)

Environmental Law
Native Hawaiian Law

Category

Criminal Law
Environmental, Land Use, and Ocean Law
Litigation

Prerequisites/Recommended

Textbooks

FEDERAL COURTS & THE LAW OF FEDERAL-STATE RELATIONS
Author: Low & Jeffries
Edition: 7th
ISBN: ISBN: 9781599419206
This book is required.
Year Published: 2011
Publisher: Foundation Press;

Exam Information

Closed Book Final Exam on Saturday, May 4, 2013 at 6:00pm - 9:00pm Email Professor

Instructor(s)

Class Schedule

M
5:30pm - 6:45pm
W
5:30pm - 6:45pm

Dates

January 7, 2013 to May 10, 2013

Classroom

Classroom 4

Course Reference Number

81607