Legal English with Legal Writing SAVER / Edition 1

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Save 15% off the recommended retail price when you combine Rupert Haigh's Legal English (9780415487153), 2nd edition with Lisa Webley's Legal Writing (9780415491914), 2nd edition.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780415564014
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis, Inc.
  • Publication date: 10/1/2009
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 520
  • Product dimensions: 6.20 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 1.20 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: The Development of Legal English. British and American English: Differences and Usage. Writing Legal English: Grammar and Punctuation for Legal Writing. Legal Writing Style. Creating Legal Documents. Writing Legal Letters and Emails. Internal Communications. Job Applications. Speaking Legal English: Aspects of Spoken English. Interviewing and Advising. Negotiation. Chairing a Formal Meeting. Making a Presentation. Telephoning. Contractual Legal English: Basic Concepts of Anglo-American Contract Law. Contractual Language. Structure of a Contract. Content of a Contract. Specimen Contract Analysis.

An Introduction to Legal Writing. How to Do Well in Assessments. Essay Writing. Answering Problem Questions. Writing Extended Essays and Dissertations. How to Apply Research Findings in Your Writing. Correct Referencing. Completing, Polishing and Presenting Your Work. Legal Writing in Exams and How to Prepare. Using Feedback to Improve Performance.

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