Continue learning about joinder with a discussion of third-party practice, or impleader, which allows existing parties to bring in third parties who may be liable for part or all of any judgment rendered.
Welcome to Joinder II!
In this clip, we’ll talk about an important but easily misunderstood concept called “third-party practice,” or “impleader.” First, we’ll give you a hypothetical example scenario in order to help you understand the essence of what “impleader” is meant to accomplish. Then, we’ll examine the requirements that must be met in order for a party to take advantage of impleader, while acquainting ourselves with some new terminology. After that, we’ll talk about the procedural...