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Fall 2013 - Legal Research, Adv: Texas

O'Connell, Jane A

Unique # 29035 Credit Hours: 1 - pass/fail Course ID: 132C
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F10:30 am - 12:20 pmJON 3.222
Exams: None
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This course is restricted to upper division students only.
** This course meets the Professional Skills requirement for graduation.

Description
This seven-week course will focus on the resources and methodology used in performing legal research in Texas.  Through a series of lectures and assignments students will become familiar with the various types of legal research; including statutory law, case law, administrative regulations, and secondary practice materials.  Students will also use electronic sources such as the Internet, Westlaw, and Lexis.  The course is offered on a Pass/Fail basis.  Students are required to complete exercises throughout the course, but there is no final exam.  Class size is limited to 20 students.

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