Articles Tagged federal rules of civil procedure

Nathan A. Frazier, Amending for Justice's Sake: Codified Disclosure Rule Needed to Provide Guidance to Prosecutor's Duty to Disclose

63 Fla. L. Rev. 771 (2011)| | | | ABSTRACT :: “I wouldn’t wish what I am going through on anyone,” Senator Ted Stevens commented after losing his seat in the United States Senate on November 18, 2008. Senator Stevens lost the race largely because a criminal conviction damaged his reputation. After Senator Stevens endured […]

Matthew J. Richardson, Clarifying and Limiting Fraudulent Joinder

58 Fla. L. Rev. 119 (2006) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: Defendants in state court may properly remove civil actions to federal court on the basis of diversity jurisdiction. However, before the defendants remove the action, plaintiffs may have already attempted to defeat diversity jurisdiction by having joined a local or nondiverse defendant who […]