CIVIL PROCEDURE

Filing a lawsuit in the United States is soo much more complicated than many people realize. There's lots of paperwork to file with the courthouse, and umpteen rules and regulations to understand and follow. Hopefully these strips can help you understand just a little bit about what litigators have to go through every day.

Pleadings

 

"A Plead for Relief"

"With or Without Prejudice"

 

Jurisdiction

"This Time It's Personal"

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