ISBN-10:
0735588740
ISBN-13:
2900735588744
Pub. Date:
03/15/2010
Publisher:
Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Examples & Explanations: The Law of Torts, 4th Ed. / Edition 4

Examples & Explanations: The Law of Torts, 4th Ed. / Edition 4

by Joseph W. Glannon

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Examples & Explanations: The Law of Torts, 4th Ed. / Edition 4

Written by the author of the best-selling Examples & Explanations study guide for Civil Procedure, Examples & Explanations: The Law of Torts, Fourth Edition, presents a succinct overview of Torts with Joseph W. Glannon's famous combination of humor, wit, and penetrating clarity. In addition to the highly effective Examples & Explanations pedagogy, this E&E offers a three-chapter section on preparing for a Torts exam.

Examples & Explanations: The Law of Torts, Fourth Edition, features:
three new chapters on intentional torts that balance strong coverage of negligence:
1. Protecting the Right of Possession: Trespass to Land
2. Dueling Remedies: Trespass to Chattels and Conversion
3. False Imprisonment: Protecting Freedom of Movement
coverage that mirrors the content of most Torts courses - intentional torts, negligence, causation, duty, damages, liability of multiple defendants, and the effect of the plaintiff's conduct
updated citations throughout the text that reflect the most current law
Taking a Torts Essay Exam, a three-chapter section that includes guidance, tips, and sample exam questions and answers

With more balanced coverage of negligence and intentional Torts and in-depth coverage of products liability, Examples & Explanations: The Law of Torts, Fourth Edition, represents indispensable assistance to many law students taking Torts. Joseph W. Glannon's introductory exposition entertains as it teaches. His Examples & Explanations give students the opportunity to test their knowledge and gain valuable practice applying the law.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 2900735588744
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Publication date: 03/15/2010
Series: Examples & Explanations Series
Edition description: Fourth Edition
Pages: 672
Product dimensions: 9.80(w) x 6.90(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

Summary of Contents

Introduction: What Do Judicial Clerks Do?

Chapter 1. Basic Information to Get You Started

Chapter 2. Civil Litigation Process

Chapter 3. Criminal Process

Chapter 4. Professionalism and Ethics for Judicial Clerks

Chapter 5. Research Process

Chapter 6. Standards of Review

Chapter 7. Writing Techniques to Utilize When Drafting Documents for the Court

Chapter 8. Drafting a Judicial Opinion

Chapter 9. Drafting a Bench Memorandum

Chapter 10. Drafting Jury Instructions

Chapter 11. Legal Citation

Chapter 12 Applying for a Clerkship

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