Legal Research / Edition 8

Legal Research / Edition 8

by Roy M. Mersky, J. Myron Jacobstein, Donald J. Dunn, Dunn
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1587780666

ISBN-13: 9781587780660

Pub. Date: 07/25/2002

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

The Legal Research Process; Court Reports; Federal Court Cases; State Court Cases and the National Reporter System; Digests for Court Reverts; Annotated Law Reports; Constitutions; Federal Legislation; Federal Legislative Histories; State and Municipal Legislation; Court Rules and Procedures; Administrative Law; Looseleaf Services; Shepard's Citations and Other

Overview

The Legal Research Process; Court Reports; Federal Court Cases; State Court Cases and the National Reporter System; Digests for Court Reverts; Annotated Law Reports; Constitutions; Federal Legislation; Federal Legislative Histories; State and Municipal Legislation; Court Rules and Procedures; Administrative Law; Looseleaf Services; Shepard's Citations and Other Citator Services; Legal Encyclopedias; Legal Periodicals and Indexes; Treatises, Restatements, Uniform Laws, Model Codes and Interstate Compacts; Other Research Aids; International Law; English Legal Research; Computer-Assisted Legal Research; Legal Citation Form; Federal Tax Research.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781587780660
Publisher:
West Academic Publishing
Publication date:
07/25/2002
Series:
University Textbook Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
543
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. An Introduction to Legal Research
Chapter 2. The Legal Research Process
Chapter 3. Court Reports
Chapter 4. Federal Court Cases
Chapter 5. State Court Cases and the National Reporter System
Chapter 6. Digests for Court Reports
Chapter 7. Annotated Law Reports
Chapter 8. Constitutions
Chapter 9. Federal Legislation
Chapter 10. Federal Legislative Histories
Chapter 11. State and Municipal Legislation
Chapter 12. Court Rules and Procedures
Chapter 13. Administrative Law
Chapter 14. Loose-leaf Services
Chapter 15. Shepard's Citations, KeyCite, and Other Citator Services
Chapter 16. Legal Encyclopedias
Chapter 17. Legal Periodicals and Indexes
Chapter 18. Treaties, Restatements, Uniform Laws, Model Codes, and Interstate Compacts
Chapter 19. Other Legal and General Research and Reference Aids
Chapter 20. International Law
Chapter 21. English Legal Research
Chapter 22. Computer-Assisted Legal Research
Chapter 23. Legal Citation Form
Chapter 24. Federal Tax Research
APPENDICES
A. Table of Abbreviations
B. State Guides to Legal Research
C. Legal Research in Territories of the United States
D. State Reports
E. Coverage of the National Reporter System
F. Fundamental Lawyering Skills § 3 Legal Research
G. Selected Law-Related Internet Sources
H. Chart on Legal Research Procedure

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