Describe the process of taking a civil case through the litigation process in the Maine courts
1. Step by step, describe the process of taking a civil case through the litigation process in the Maine courts, from beginning a civil lawsuit in the trial court through to the final judgment of the trial court. Begin with the summons and complaint, making reference to each of the relevant Rules of Civil Procedure.
2. Discuss methods for terminating a case before and after trial (including motion practice).
3. Describe the various kinds of discovery methods available to plaintiffs and defendants and how to use them.