Federal Civil Litigation in Oregon, 2009 Revision

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Covering everything from filing to post-trial motions in federal court, this treatise is specifically designed for attorneys practicing in the federal district court in Oregon. 
2 volumes; loose-leaf
1,160 pages
Publication Date: Oct. 5, 2009
Editorial Review Board: Craig A. Crispin; Susan K. Eggum; Justine Fischer; Hon. Michael H. Simon

Specifically designed for attorneys practicing in the federal district court in Oregon, this book includes detailed discussions of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure in conjunction with the local rules for Oregon and relevant case law. Highlights include: new chapters on preservation, discovery, and presentation of electronic evidence, and e-filing, FRCP amendments taking effect in December 2009, effect of the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005 on federal jurisdiction over class actions, and discussion of recent Ninth Circuit cases on general and specific jurisdiction. This revision also includes over 2,500 cases.


Volume 1

1 Introduction
2 Overview of the Federal Courts in Oregon
3 Electronic Filing and Case Management
4 Jurisdiction, Removal, and Remand
5 Personal Jurisdiction and Service of Summons
6 Venue and Transfer
7 Governing Law
8 Relationship Between State and Federal Courts
9 Pleadings and Claims
10 Motion Practice
11 Parties
12 Class Actions and Shareholder Derivative Actions
13 Injunctions and Other Forms of Relief
14 Overview and Scope of Discovery
15 Electronic Evidence: Preservation, Discovery, and Presentation
16 Discovery Privileges
17 Written Discovery
18 Depositions

Volume 2

19 Subpoenas and Discovery from Third Parties
20 Discovery Motions
21 Pretrial Conferences and Documents
22 Pretrial Orders
23 Summary Judgment
24 Trial Practice
25 Experts
26 Jury Instructions, Jury Verdicts, and Findings by the Court
27 Judgments
28 Attorney Fees and Costs
29 Posttrial Motions
30 Settlement and Alternative Dispute Resolution
31 Professionalism and Sanctions

Table of Forms
Table of Statutes and Rules
Table of Cases
Subject Index