Basic Administrative Law For Paralegals, Fourth Edition / Edition 4

Basic Administrative Law For Paralegals, Fourth Edition / Edition 4

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ISBN-10: 0735577730

ISBN-13: 9780735577732

Pub. Date: 06/18/2009

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory

This clear and up-to-date introduction to Administrative Law, written specifically for the paralegal, is a straightforward text that explains how administrative agencies are created, how they are structured, and how they function. Classroom tested through three editions, Basic Administrative Law for Paralegals, Fourth Edition, offers not only a grounding in the

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This clear and up-to-date introduction to Administrative Law, written specifically for the paralegal, is a straightforward text that explains how administrative agencies are created, how they are structured, and how they function. Classroom tested through three editions, Basic Administrative Law for Paralegals, Fourth Edition, offers not only a grounding in the basics of Administrative Law but practical advice for employment opportunities for paralegals in the field. Among the features that make this text such a reliable resource:
• thorough topical coverage — from how administrative agencies are created to agency discretion, rules and regulations, clients' rights, investigations, informal and formal proceedings, and judicial review
• numerous visual aids and learning tools — such as charts and figures, examples, chapter summaries, key terms, and review questions
• end-of-chapter exercises and resources — including crossword puzzles, fill-in-the-blank exercises, and lists of useful websites
• an electronic workbook on CD bound into the book — providing ample opportunity for practice
• a chapter dedicated to paralegal skills and careers — delving into career opportunities for paralegals in both the private and public sectors New to the Fourth Edition:
• the electronic workbook has been thoroughly updated and offers research exercises and guidance for accessing laws, rules, and agencies online
• the "Paralegal Practice" boxes contain new topics, including retirement and immigration law
• updated forms This current, affordable text, directed exclusively at the paralegal, is an excellent choice for teaching your students the fundamentals of Administrative Law as well as providing them with a realistic, practical look at career opportunities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780735577732
Publisher:
Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory
Publication date:
06/18/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
382
Sales rank:
990,381
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

• Administrative Law and Administrative Agencies
• Development of Administrative Law
• Agency Discretion
• Client Rights
• Agency Rules and Regulations
• Investigations and Information Gathering
• Informal Proceedings
• Administrative Agency Hearings
• Judicial Review
• Paralegalism in Administrative Law

Glossary
Table of Cases
Index

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