Law

Handbook of Section 1983 Litigation, 2017 Edition

Author: Lee

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

ISBN:

Category: Law

Page: 1380

View: 822

If you need the short answer to a Section 1983 question, and you can't afford to waste time running down the wrong research path, turn to the Handbook of Section 1983 Litigation, 2017 Edition. This essential guide is designed as the practitioner's desk book. It provides quick and concise answers to issues that frequently arise in Section 1983 cases, from police misconduct to affirmative actions to gender and race discrimination. It is organized to help you quickly find the specific information you need whether you're counsel for the plaintiff or defendant. You will find a clear, concise statement of the law governing every aspect of a Section 1983 claim, extensive citation to legal authority, every major Supreme Court ruling on Section 1983, as well as key opinions in every circuit, and a detailed overview of case law. The Handbook of Section 1983 Litigation, 2017 Edition is written by David Lee, a practicing expert with 30 years of litigation experience. He has lectured on civil rights topics before thousands of litigators during his career, and argued four cases before the United States Supreme Court, as well as numerous cases before the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals. This new updated 2017 Edition features coverage of recent important Section 1983 U.S. Supreme Court cases including: Mullenix v. Luna Reed v. Town of Gilbert Glossip v. Gross Walker v. Sons of Confederate Veterans Taylor v. Barkes City and County of San Francisco v. Sheehan Rodriguez v. United States Kingsley v. Hendrickson City of Los Angeles v. Patel Armstrong v. Exceptional Child Center, Inc. Williams-Yulee v. Florida Bar Coleman v. Tollefson This is the one reference to keep at your fingertips at a hearing, trial, or deposition when dealing with Section 1983 cases.
Law

2009 Handbook of Section 1983 Litigation

Author: David W. Lee

Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online

ISBN:

Category: Law

Page: 1191

View: 654

If you need the short answer to a Section 1983 question, and you can't afford to waste time running down the wrong research path, turn to the Handbook of Section 1983 Litigation, 2009 Edition. This essential guide is designed as the practitioner's desk book. It provides quick and concise answers to issues that frequently arise in Section 1983 cases, from police misconduct to affirmative actions to gender and race discrimination. It is organized to help you quickly find the specific information you need whether you're counsel for the plaintiff or defendant. You will find a clear, concise statement of the law governing every aspect of a Section 1983 claim, extensive citation to legal authority, every major Supreme Court ruling on Section 1983, as well as key opinions in every circuit, and a detailed overview of case law. The Handbook of Section 1983 Litigation, 2009 Edition is written by David Lee, a practicing expert with 20 years of litigation experience. He has lectured on civil rights topics before thousands of litigators during his career, and argued four cases before the United States Supreme Court, as well as numerous cases before the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals. This new updated 2009 Edition features coverage of recent important Section 1983 U.S. Supreme Court cases including: Fitzgerald v. Barnstable School Committee Baze v. Rees Crawford v. Marion County Election Board Pearson v. Callahan Rothgery v. Gillespie County Engquist v. Oregon Department of Agriculture Locke v. Karass Van de Kamp v. Goldstein This is the one reference to keep at your fingertips at a hearing, trial, or deposition when dealing with Section 1983 cases.
Actions and defenses

Section 1983 Litigation

Author: Martin A. Schwartz

Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online

ISBN:

Category: Actions and defenses

Page:

View: 569

Law

2004 Handbook of Section 1983 Litigation

Author: David W. Lee

Publisher: Aspen Publishers

ISBN:

Category: Law

Page: 686

View: 248

If you need the short answer to a Section 1983 question - and you can't afford to waste time running down the wrong research path - turn To The Handbook of Section 1983 Litigation . This essential guide is designed as the practitioner's desk book. it provides quick and concise answers to issues that frequently arise in Section 1983 cases, from police misconduct to affirmative actions to gender and race discrimination. it is organized ro help you quickly find the specific information you need - whether you are plaintiff's or defendant's counsel. You will find a clear, concise statement of the law governing every aspect of a Section 1983 claim, extensive citation to legal authority: every major Supreme Court ruling on Section 1983, As well as key opinions in every circuit, and a detailed overview of case law. Topics covered include: Supervisory, municipal, county, and school district liability Incarcerated and confined persons Due process the First Amendment and Section 1983 Immunity Pleadings Motions Affirmative defenses Injunctions and declaratory relief Damages Discovery Trial issues Attorneys fees and much more.
Law

Section 1983 Litigation

Author: Schwartz

Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online

ISBN:

Category: Law

Page: 4284

View: 164

In this invaluable three-volume set, you'll get an analysis of every aspect of the statute from the plaintiffs' and defendants' side of the courtroom - from direction on potential to considerations about choice of forum. This reference also gives you citations to state and district court decisions and circuit-by-circuit breakdowns of leading decisions. Plus, you'll explore constitutional rights enforceable under Section 1983, every facet of municipal liability and qualified immunity, bifurcating claims against officers and municipalities, and more. Martin A. Schwartz, an expert of Section 1983 actions, goes a step further and provides positions on open issues. Also available as part of the Section 1983 Litigation Complete Six-Volume Set.
Education

The Law of Higher Education, A Comprehensive Guide to Legal Implications of Administrative Decision Making

Author: William A. Kaplin

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 1216

View: 119

Your must-have resource on the law of higher education Written by recognized experts in the field, the latest edition of The Law of Higher Education, Vol. 1 offers college administrators, legal counsel, and researchers with the most up-to-date, comprehensive coverage of the legal implications of administrative decision making. In the increasingly litigious environment of higher education, William A. Kaplin and Barbara A. Lee’s clear, cogent, and contextualized legal guide proves more and more indispensable every year. Two new authors, Neal H. Hutchens and Jacob H Rooksby, have joined the Kaplin and Lee team to provide additional coverage of important developments in higher education law. From hate speech to student suicide, from intellectual property developments to issues involving FERPA, this comprehensive resource helps ensure you’re ready for anything that may come your way. Includes new material since publication of the previous edition Covers Title IX developments and intellectual property Explores new protections for gay and transgender students and employees Delves into free speech rights of faculty and students in public universities Expands the discussion of faculty academic freedom, student academic freedom, and institutional academic freedom Part of a 2 volume set If this book isn’t on your shelf, it needs to be.
Law

Handbook on ERISA Litigation

Author: James F. Jorden

Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online

ISBN:

Category: Law

Page: 1054

View: 585

Handbook on ERISA Litigation cuts through complicated statutory provisions and tells you which ERISA claims are recognized by which courts and how to litigate them. Helpful litigation checklists and forms are provided on key aspects of ERISA litigation as well as hundreds of citations to leading federal and state cases. Every major claim area under ERISA is covered: Fiduciary liability Violation of ERISA reporting and notification requirements ERISA discrimination claims and related statutory claims Plan termination claims Overfunded and underfunded plans Tax litigation Claims by the U.S. Department of Labor and the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) The Handbook helps you to counsel clients more knowledgeably and to litigate ERISA disputes more effectively by identifying the issues, presenting litigation strategies, and reducing the time needed to prepare pleadings and briefs. In one, easy-to-read volume, you'll find expert analysis of: The structure and scope of ERISA, so you can easily determine whether and in what fashion ERISA is relevant to the resolution of a dispute Exceptions to ERISA and preemption issues, keeping you fully apprised of the extent to which ERISA can be used by or against you, particularly with respect to preemption laws The procedural rules of the road, providing you with practical insights into jurisdictional, venue, standing, discovery, and evidentiary issues, and how these may affect the outcome of your cases Handbook on ERISA Litigation has been updated to include: The U.S. Supreme Court's 2013 decision in U.S. Airways v. McCutchen addressing important issues regarding (1) the supremacy of ERISA plan terms over unjust enrichment or other equitable principles and (2) the common fund rule providing a default rule where a plan is silent on the allocation of attorneys' fees when the plan seeks reimbursement of amounts paid to a participant from a third-party tortfeasor Updated case surveys by circuit Cases addressing the teachings of CIGNA Corp. v. Amara (U.S. 2011) with respect to forms of available relief under ERISA Developments in preemption analysis as applied to a variety of state laws and claims Continuing developments that address claims of fiduciary breach in connection with employer "stock drop" and 401(k) plan fee and "revenue-sharing" claims
Law

Sword and Shield

Author: Edwin P. Voss, Jr.

Publisher: Section of State & Local Government Law

ISBN:

Category: Law

Page: 550

View: 777

To assist you understanding the intricacies of Section 1983, Sword and Shield: A Practical Approach to Section 1983 Litigation, Fourth Edition, contains expert analysis regarding every issue you might face in a Section 1983 case.