Reading: (CU1 M2) Trials and Appeals
When the parties reach the trial stage in a lawsuit, important decisions must be made about the selection of a jury, opening and closing statements, and the examination of witnesses. In this section, you will gain an understanding of these processes, learn about the burden of proof in civil litigation, and explore the process of appeal when a party challenges a decision of the trial court.
Please read The Legal and Ethical Environment of Business: “Chapter 3: Section 4: The Trial and Appeal” (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. (PDF)