For the lay public, this book/CD-ROM package provides forms and step-by-step instructions needed to name beneficiaries, choose guardians, set up trusts, name executors, finalize the will, and change or revoke it. Clifford, a specialist in estate planning, provides instructions for those who are single, married, divorced or widowed, with or without children. He describes the process of choosing beneficiaries and taking stock of property, and...

Bergman (law, UCLA) and Berman, an attorney, writer, and bar review professor at Concord Law School, explain how to represent oneself as a plaintiff or defendant in court in a bankruptcy, divorce, landlord-tenant dispute, breach of contract case, small business dispute, or other civil lawsuit. Criminal cases are not covered. They describe the entire process from preparation to appeal and how to comply with courtroom procedures, with two...