Homework – Rest of Fall Semester

OCTOBER 29 – NOVEMBER 29

CIVIL PROCEDURE
[X] Tuesday: pps. 854-885; FRCP 12, 56
[X] Thursday: pps. 886-936; FRCP 26-37

[X] Tuesday: pps. 964-988 ; FRCP 38, 39 ; 7th Amendment
[X] Thursday: pps. 989-1010 ; FRCP 50, 59

[X] Tuesday: pps. 1102-1006; 1063-1076
[ ] Thursday: pps. 1077-1101

[ ] Tuesday: 1106-1114
[ ] Thursday: 1114-1125

CONTRACTS
[X] Monday: pps. 310-330
[X] Wednesday: pps. 331-356

[X] Monday: pps. 356-381
[X] Wednesday: pps. 385-410

[X] Monday:
[X] Wednesday:

[ ] Monday:
[ ] Wednesday:

LEGAL WRITING
[X] Bring graded draft of memo after implementing suggestions/changes
[ ] Final Draft of Memo (Assignment V) Due November 29 @ 4PM

TORTS
[X] Tuesday: pps. 639-47, 669-75 ; NY Court of Claims Act Section 8, CPLR 213, 214a, 215
[X] Thursday: pps. 688-97 ; CPLR 1007-1011
[X] Thursday: pps. 719-37 ; Doundoulakis v. Town to Hempstead

[X] Strict Products Liability – Tuesday: pps.745-48, 754-68, 778-86 ; Goldberg v. Kollsman InstrumentMendel v. Pittsburgh Plate Glass, Victorson v. Bock Laundry, Voss v. Black and Decker, Liriano v. Hobart, Michaleff v. Michle
[ ] Thursday: pps 799-810, 821-37 ; See Codling v. Paglia

[X] Tuesday: pps. 850-63 ; PJI 3:16 Instructions, Copari Indus v. Con Edison, Spur Indus v. Del E. Webb Dev
[X] Thursday: pps. 1060-64, 1071-74, 1083-89, 1109-1101, 1103-07, 1112-16  ; Simcuski v. Saeli

[ ] Tuesday: pps. 864-65, 869-72, 876-81, 887-95, 902-16, 929-43 ; PJI 3:23 (Intro, State), Chapadeau v. Utica Observer Dispatch
[ ] Thursday: pps. 951-59, 979-94 ; Immuno AG v. Moor-Jankowski, NY Civil Rights Law §§ 50,51, Nader v. General Motors Corp, Galella v. Onassis, Messenger v. Gruner & Jahr

FINALS SCHEDULE

  • December 5 @ 12:00 – Contracts
  • December 9 @ 12:00 – Civil Procedure
  • December 12 @ 6:30 – Torts‏

Homework – 1L Week Eight

This song is too badass to confine it to Soundcloud. You need to see this video. Because Ciara is freakin HOT. And I absolutely love love love love LOVE Nicki’s eye makeup here.

Note: No school on Monday. Tuesday is a legislative Monday. That means there is only one session of torts and civpro this week. BAWSS.

OCTOBER 14 – OCTOBER 18 

CAREER DEVELOPMENT
[X] Schedule appointment with your appointed counselor by phone or email if you haven’t already

CIVIL PROCEDURE
[X] Wednesday: “Practice” Midterm at 4PM in RM. LL-01
[ ] Thursday: pps. 635-709, FRCP Rule 8

CONTRACTS
[X] Tuesday: See notes and add this in later
[X] Wednesday: pps. 257-260; 266-275; 278-289

LEGAL WRITING
[X] Tuesday: Have thesis for Assignment IV Memo ready
[ ] Friday: Assignment IV (Memo, Draft One) due Friday October 18 @ 4PM [Worth 25% of grade)

TORTS
[ ] Thursday: pps. 452-53, 464-93 ; Kennedy v. McKesson Co; Bovsun v. Samperi from supplement

Homework – 1L Week Seven

Note: The song’s in honour of The Weeknd’s concert this weekend!!! I’m so sad I’m missing out but he’s performing at Radio City on Monday & Tuesday this week and it’s going to be freakin amazing. 

OCTOBER 7 – OCTOBER 11 

CAREER DEVELOPMENT
[X] Skim Guide to Online Resources on TWEN
[ ] Submit cover letter on TWEN for one of the sample summer jobs on assignment page
[ ] Schedule appointment with your appointed counselor by phone or email

CIVIL PROCEDURE
[X] Tuesday: pp 490-554
[ ] Thursday: pp 555-634, RP-Fed. R. Civ. P. 1, 2, 7-12, 16, 83; RP-Fed. R. Civ. P. 11, 162 F. R. D. 383 et. seq.*

CONTRACTS
[X] Monday
[X] Wednesday: Up until pg. 268

LEGAL WRITING
[X] Monday: Neumann pp. 137-142, Just Writing Ch. 1

TORTS
[X] Tuesday: pp 374-77, 379-84, 392-96, 413-15, CPLR § 1401-04, Dole v. Dow Chem, Workers.Compensation L. § 11, CPLR Art. 16,  Gen. Oblig. L. § 15-108
[ ] Thursday: pp 416-28, 431-52

Homework – 1L Week Six

SEPTEMBER 30 – OCTOBER 4

CAREER DEVELOPMENT
[X] Handbook pp 67-74
[X] Submit your completed resume on TWEN

CIVIL PROCEDURE
[ ] Tuesday: pp 423-457, RP – 28 U.S.C. § 2072
[ ] Thursday: pp 458-489,

CONTRACTS
[ ] Monday: pp 188-205
[ ] Wednesday: pp. 211-218, 218-234

LEGAL WRITING
[X] Monday: Neumann pp. 193-196
[ ] Friday: Assignment II due on TWEN @ 4PM – Have extension until Monday afternoon because of cross-linking procedure

TORTS
[X] MIDTERM!
[ ] Thursday: pp 342-365, Wagner v. International Raceway
[Will not be in class, so get notes]

Homework – 1L Week Five

SEPTEMBER 23 – SEPTEMBER 27

Note – I DID WELL ON MY FIRST LEGAL WRITING ASSIGNMENT SO OMGYAY ❤

CAREER DEVELOPMENT
[X] Handbook pp 48-64, 86
[ ] Upload resume to TWEN by Monday September 30

CIVIL PROCEDURE
[ ] Tuesday: pp 326-369
[ ] Thursday: pp 308-315, 371-422. RP 28 U.S.C. §§ 1391-92, 1404, 1406

CONTRACTS
[X] Monday: —
[ ] Wednesday: Casebook pp. 147-161; 166-175; 180-181

LEGAL WRITING
[X] Monday: Neumann pp. 143-147, Just Writing Ch. 2, 3
[ ] Friday: Assignment II due by 4PM on TWEN

TORTS
[ ] Tuesday: Casebook pp 238-42, 243-49, 252-63, Corcoran v. Banner Super Market
[ ] Thursday: Casebook pp 268-72, 276-84, 291-302, 304-07, 310-330, PJI 2:70

Homework – 1L Week Four

SEPTEMBER 16 – SEPTEMBER 20

CAREER DEVELOPMENT [Monday @ 1:30-3:30?)
[X] Handbook pp 4-12, 27-32, 41-47
[X] Complete DISC assessment online – http://www.tonyrobbins.com/ue/disc-profile.php
[X] Upload assessment to TWEN assignment dropbox. Only visible by yourself and your counselor

CIVIL PROCEDURE
[X] Tuesday: pp 198-241
[ ] Thursday: pp 242-261, 265-77, 278-304, 305-07

CONTRACTS
[X] Monday: pp 116-126, Review
[X] Wednesday: pp 126-137, 147-161

LEGAL WRITING
[X] Neumann pp 85-99, 189-196
[X] Just Writing Ch. 4, 5

TORTS
[X] Tuesday: 150-174; Pattern Jury Instructions (PJI) 2:12
[ ] Thursday: Negligence by Professionals: 174-83, 187-97, 203-08 PLUS Brown v. Shyne, CPLR § 4504(d), Chase Scientific Research, Inc. v. NIA Group, Inc. (Materials from supplement)

Homework – 1L Week Three

SEPTEMBER 9 – SEPTEMBER 13

Note: § – denotes “section”

CAREER DEVELOPMENT
[X] Add course to TWEN
[ ] Attend Family/Matrimonial session @ 1PM
[ ] Attend Intellectual Property session @ 2:15PM

CIVIL PROCEDURE
[X] Tuesday: pp 124-147, 148-157; RP 28 §§ 1367, 1441-46 (3 cases + reading)
[X] Wednesday: pp 158-175 (makeup class from 4pm-6pm) (5 cases)
[X] Thursday: pp 176-197

CONTRACTS
[X] Monday: pp 78-86, 89-100
[X] Wednesday: pp 100-115; Review
[ ] Extra: Begin typing up notes to date & creating outline

LEGAL WRITING
[X] Monday: Neumann pp 127-136; Just Writing Ch. 6
[X] Practice Analysis 3 due on TWEN by 10AM
[X] Wednesday: Review Practice Analysis 3
[ ] Assignment 1 due on TWEN by 4PM FRIDAY

TORTS
[X] Tuesday: Negligence Generally pp 133-143, 145-50
[ ] Thursday: 150-174; Pattern Jury Instructions (PJI) 2:12