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a legal proceeding to demand justice or enforce a right

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a comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy

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The National Civil Trial Competition is "by invitation only" and was started in 2002 by Loyola Law School Prof.
But then other juries operating on the lower standard of proof of civil trials found them responsible for the deaths.
RESOLVED THAT THE AMERICAN CIVIL TRIAL BAR ROUNDTABLE, comprised of the following legal associations representing a broad segment of the civil trial practice in the United States, urges the President to promptly nominate qualified federal judicial candidates and the Senate to act upon the nominations in a prompt manner.
Civil trial - Jury holds him responsible Friday for the slaying, orders him to pay $30 million in damages.
There are four basic components that initially need to be met in order to become certified as a civil trial lawyer.
They play a vital role in adding authenticity to the trial scenario which is an important aspect of the National Civil Trial Competition.
Chevron's potential liability in the civil trial, which is being heard in Ecuador at Chevron's request, was assessed at between $7.
A certification workshop will be presented by Bob Anderson, FALSS director of education on the civil trial law specialty area July 26 from 8-9 a.
The law schools participating in the National Civil Trial competition came prepared to win and put some earnest effort into coming up with novel, creative arguments," said Prof.
Certified as a Civil Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, 1993, recertified 1998, 2003
Schickel also is Board Certified in civil trial law and workers' compensation by The Florida Bar, in civil trial law by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, and he is certified as a civil trial mediator with the Florida Supreme Court.
LOS ANGELES -- Loyola Law School's 5th annual National Civil Trial Competition will begin today and culminate on Saturday, November 17, 2007.
She can't be forced to testify against herself," said Rand Pinsky, Cora Caro's attorney, who filed the motion to delay in the civil trial.
Hands, was elected Treasurer of the Ohio Association of Civil Trial Attorneys (OACTA).
Therefore, they feel they are in an advantageous position to win the civil trial that Mirae unilaterally filed previously.