ISBN-10:
0735507899
ISBN-13:
2900735507899
Pub. Date:
01/20/2012
Publisher:
Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Legal Research and Writing Handbook: A Basic Approach for Paralegals, Sixth Edition / Edition 6

Legal Research and Writing Handbook: A Basic Approach for Paralegals, Sixth Edition / Edition 6

by Andrea B. Yelin

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ISBN-13: 2900735507899
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Publication date: 01/20/2012
Edition description: Older Edition
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Legal Research

Chapter 1. Introduction to Legal Research

Chapter 2. What Law Governs

Chapter 3. Court Decisions

Chapter 4. Digests

Chapter 5. Validating

Chapter 6. Secondary Authority

Chapter 7. Constitutions and Statutes

Chapter 8. Legislative History

Chapter 9. Administrative Materials and Looseleaf Services

Chapter 10. Computerized Legal Research

Chapter 11. Practice Rules

Chapter 12. Ethical Rules

Chapter 13. Practitioner's Materials

Chapter 14. Research Strategy

Part II. Legal Writing

Chapter 15. Getting Ready to Write

Chapter 16. Clear Writing and Editing

Chapter 17. Writing Basics

Chapter 18. Case Briefing and Analysis

Chapter 19. The Legal Memorandum

Chapter 20. Questions Presented and Conclusions or Brief Answers

Chapter 21. Facts

Chapter 22. The IRAC Method

Chapter 23. Synthesizing Cases and Authorities

Chapter 24. Outlining and Organizing a Memorandum

Chapter 25. Letter Writing

Appendix A. Shepardizing and Cite Checking

Appendix B. Citation

Appendix C. Sample Memoranda

Appendix D. Helpful Web Sites

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