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Mar 7, 2022

Welcome back to the Law School Toolbox podcast! Today's topic in our "Listen and Learn" series is from Civil Procedure, specifically removal of a case from state to federal court. 

In this episode we discuss:

  • The definition and specifics of removal
  • The reasons why some defendants would want to move their case to federal court
  • What is needed for a defendant to motion to move a case to federal court?
  • Establishing subject matter jurisdiction and diversity jurisdiction
  • Federal abstention doctrines
  • Analyzing three hypos from previous California bar exams


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Alison & Lee