Law 790 - Advanced Evidence Objections and Arguments

Faculty listed in alphabetical order – please see faculty specific description for requisite information.

J. Bernstein E. Scallen


General Course Description:

This course gives students the opportunity and challenge of applying the rules of evidence in the same fashion as practicing lawyers: via written motions, oral argument, and courtroom objections. This course involves substantial participation in simulations during class sessions and substantial written work outside of class sessions. Topics will include relevance, character evidence, hearsay, and expert testimony, among others.



Course Information:
​Faculty Term Course Section ​Schedule ​Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Justin Bernstein 21S 790 LEC 1 M 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM 2.0 Yes No
  Prerequisite: Law 211. Evidence. Experiential course enrollment through separate process; deadline: Noon on 11/6/20. See ENROLL.LAW.UCLA.EDU. Early drop deadline: 5:00pm on 1/26/21.This course may shift to hybrid instruction (i.e., students have the option of participating in-person or remotely) at some time during the spring semester.
Eileen Scallen 21S 790 LEC 2 W 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2.0 Yes No
  Prerequisite: Law 145. Civil Procedure and Law 211 Evidence.Experiential course enrollment through separate process; deadline: Noon on 11/6/20. See ENROLL.LAW.UCLA.EDU. Early drop deadline: 5:00pm on 1/20/21.
Previous Course Offerings:
​Faculty Term Course Section ​Schedule ​Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Eileen Scallen 19S 790 LEC 1 W 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 1.0 Yes No
  Prerequisites: Law 120. Criminal Law I, Law 145. Civil Procedure and Law 211. Evidence. This course meets 1/23, 2/6, 2/20, 3/6, 3/20,4/10. Experiential course enrollment is througha separate process; deadline Oct. 15, noon. See ENROLL.LAW.U CLA.EDU Early drop deadline: 1/25/2019.
Justin Bernstein 20S 790 LEC 1 T 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM 2.0 Yes No
  Prerequisite: Law 211. Evidence. Experiential course enrollment through separate process; deadline: Noon on 11/4/2019. See ENROLL.LAW.UCLA.EDU. Early drop deadline: 5:00pm on 1/24/2020.
Eileen Scallen 20S 790 LEC 2 W 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM 2.0 Yes No
  Prerequisite: Law 145. Civil Procedure andLaw 211. Evidence.Experiential course enrollment through separate process; deadline: Noon on 11/4/2019. See ENROLL.LAW.UCLA.EDU. Early drop deadline: 5:00pm on 1/24/2020.
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