and speparatly answer questions 2 and 8 on Page 92.ONE PAGE SO TWO PAGES IN TOTAL
Suggested Format for Case Analysis
1. FACTS: A concise statement of the important facts of the case- What basically occurred that gave rise to the dispute between the parties that wound up in litigation?
2 (If the information is provided; it may not be) what happened in court after suit was filed? Was there a dismissal; summary judgment; appeal; second appeal, etc?
3. ISSUE: What is the major issue that the court has to decide- (There may be more than one issue- what is the issue that relates to the material covered in the current chapter?)
DECISION: How did the court decide the case?
5. LEGAL REASONING: What does the Judge’s opinion say about the legal basis for the decision.
6.YOUR COMMENTS (optional): Do you agree or disagree with the decision? Why?