Just Research, Third Edition / Edition 3

Just Research, Third Edition / Edition 3

by Laurel Currie Oates, Anne Enquist
     
 

Just Research, Third Edition, offers students and professors a unique and up-to-date approach to the fundamentals of legal research. Instead of simply describing sources, Just Research goes a step further.See more details below

Overview

Just Research, Third Edition, offers students and professors a unique and up-to-date approach to the fundamentals of legal research. Instead of simply describing sources, Just Research goes a step further.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781454802945
Publisher:
Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Publication date:
07/01/2011
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.30(d)

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Table of Contents

Part I: Introduction to Legal Research

Introduction


Chapter 1. Is there an app for that?: An introduction to Legal Research


Chapter 2. Sources, Citations to Sources, and Mandatory and Persuasive Authority


Chapter 3. The United States Legal System

Part II: Researching Issues Governed by Statutes and Regulations


Chapter 4. Researching Issues Governed by Federal Statutes and Regulations


Chapter 5. Researching Issues Governed by State Statutes


Chapter 6. Researching Issues Governed by County and City Ordinances


Chapter 7. Doing Federal and State Legislative Histories

Part III: Researching Common Law and Constitutional Issues


Chapter 8. Researching Common Law Issues


Chapter 9. Researching Constitutional Issues

Part IV: Rules


Chapter 10. Researching Issues Governed by Federal, State, and Local Rules

Part V: Cite Checking


Chapter 11. Using Citators

Part VI: Practice Information


Chapter 12. Locating Forms


Chapter 13. Locating Information about Judges, Attorneys, People, and Things

Glossary Describing Sources for Legal Research

Table Listing Reliable Websites

Index

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