– Full-text, searchable CD
– ISBN: 1-58012-027-X
California Causes of Action
Over 125 pre-researched causes of action written by specialists in 19 separate legal fields. Draft better and quicker complaints, cross-complaints, answers or demurrers with up-to-date coverage of areas such as employment, intellectual property, negligence, contracts, real estate and much more.
by Stanton T. Mathews & Kevin Lancaster
– Full-text, searchable CD
“Here is an extremely useful tool for practitioners engaging in various civil practice areas – concise and preresearched, it is a guide to over 90 causes of action, all in one desk top binder. The collected work of twenty-one litigation specialists and 100 practicing attorney advisors, California Causes of Action covers sixteen separate practice categories.”
— Excerpted from California Journal of Law.
No longer will you have to sift through opinion after opinion to find one that recites all the elements of a cause of action. California Causes of Action delivers both the elements and the supporting decisions, plus affirmative defenses, related causes of action, remedies, and statutes of limitations. Many of the causes of action are supported by full-text sample complaints in print and via Digital Access.
This useful resource will help you draft pleadings, conduct discovery, marshal evidence, prepare jury instructions, make and respond to motions, and prepare appellate briefs for over 125 causes of action in 19 practice categories:
- Emotional Distress
- Physical Torts
- Procedural Torts
- Fraud and Negligent Misrepresentation
- Products Liability/Commercial Sales
- Debtor-Creditor: Fraudulent Transfers
- Business Torts and Actions
- Real Property Torts
- Real Estate Broker
- Contract Actions
- Defamation and Privacy
- Intellectual Property
- Animal Torts
- Construction Torts
- Governmental Tort Liability
- Wrongful Death/Survival Actions
California Causes of Action helps you avoid the cost, hassle, and risk of a demurrer by providing clear explanations of each element and annotated case notes—the clear framework with help you draft nearly invincible pleadings Drafting an answer or a cross complaint is also a breeze. With the detailed affirmative defenses for each cause of action, you’ll never second-guess the strength of your response again. Write with ease and confidence; write with California Causes of Action.
Chapter 1: Negligence
Chapter 2: Emotional Distress
Chapter 3: Physical Torts
Chapter 4: Procedural Torts
Chapter 5: Fraud and Negligent Misrepresentation
Chapter 6: Products Liability and Commercial Sales
Chapter 7: Debtor/Creditor: Fraudulent Transfers
Chapter 8: Business Torts and Actions
Chapter 9: Real Property Torts
Chapter 10: Real Estate Broker, Escrow Agent and Notary Liability
Chapter 11: Contract Actions
Chapter 12: Defamation and Privacy
Chapter 13: Insurance
Chapter 14: Employment
Chapter 15: Intellectual Property
Chapter 16: Animal Torts
Chapter 17: Industrial Injury/Third Party Cases
Chapter 18: Governmental Tort Liability
Chapter 19: Wrongful Death/Survival Action
Chapter 20: Family Law
Chapter 21: Defenses
Table of Cases
Stanton T. Mathews is the head of Stanton T. Mathews and Associates, a law corporation located in Laguna Hills, California. Mr. Mathews was admitted to practice in California in 1981 and to the U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th and 10th Circuits, and U.S. District Courts in California and Colorado in 1982. He is a member of the State bar of California, American Trial lawyers Association, Consumer Attorneys of California, Orange County Trial Lawyers Association, Orange County College of Trial Advocacy, Western Trial Lawyers Association and Orange County Bar Association.
Kevin Lancaster is a member of The Veen Firm, P.C. San Francisco. He practices in the areas of catastrophic industrial injury, premises liability, professional negligence, products liability and medical malpractice.
Mr. Lancaster was graduated from the University of San Francisco School of Law (cum laude). He received his M.A. from the University of California, Santa Barbara and his B.A. from Northeastern University in Boston, MA. He is a member of the San Francisco, California and American Bar Associations, Consumer Attorneys of California, American and San Francisco Trial Lawyers Associations and Barristers Club of San Francisco. He also is a Recipient of American Juris Prudence Award, Excellence in Torts.
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