BELLI, Melvin M.
Title: Modern Trials. Second Edition. In Five Volumes
Publisher:  West Publishing Co., St. Paul, Minnesota, 1982, ISBN:0314688048 1982
Seller ID: 98489
BELLI, Melvin M. Modern Trials. Second Edition. [In Five Volumes]. St. Paul, Minnesota : West Publishing Co., 1982. Pp 754 + 56 pp 1984 addenda in back pocket; 758 + 156 pp 1984 addenda in rear pocket; 795 + 47 pp 1984 addenda in rear pocket; 782 + 30 pp 1984 addenda in rear pocket; 582 + 14 pp 1984 addenda in rear pocket. Illustrated. Index. Large 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to front boards & spines.
Melvin Mouron Belli aka "The King of Torts" (b. July 29, 1907, Sonora, California - d. July 9, 1996).
“Here is an indispensable book for the trial lawyer in personal injury cases. Indeed, it will have much which will give the trial lawyer in general practice food for thought.” (from the Introduction by Roscoe Pound).
Summary of Contents :
Part I. Introduction.
II. Burden of Proof.
III. Tort Liability and Defenses – Generally.
IV. Defenses – Specific Actions.
V. Tests and Medical Examinations.
VII. Settlement of the Case.
VIII. Trial Techniques.
IX. Adequacy of Award.
X. Criminal Trials.
XI. Appeal Techniques.
XII. Tax Considerations.
ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED DUE TO ITS WEIGHT.
Inkstamp to front pastedown and bottom edge, else very good. The 5-volume set for 450.00