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1L Subject Study Guides

This guide provides a brief listing of popular study aids to help new law students prepare for their first year of law school.

Introduction

The required 1L course studies modern practice in civil suits, including rules governing pleading, joinder of parties, discovery, jurisdiction of courts over the subject matter and parties, right to jury trial, appeals, and res judicata and collateral estoppel, with emphasis on the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and their Colorado counterparts.

Audio & Video Study Aids

1L year is busy, and it is understandable if you do not have the time to read additional study materials. Luckily, Wolters Kluwer and West Academic have some great audio and video study aids you can listen to. Here are a couple of good resources: 

Subject Guides

Available online at aspenlaw.com: Examples and Explanations for Civil Procedure. If you are off-campus, you will have to login through the VPN first; see instructions here.

An electronic version of the web supplement may be found here.

Available online at aspenlaw.com: Glannon Guide to Civil Procedure. If you are off-campus, you will have to login through the VPN first; see instructions here.

Available online at aspenlaw.com: Inside Civil Procedure. If you are off-campus, you will have to login through the VPN first; see instructions here.

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