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Fall 2014 - Legal Research & Legal Writing

Einhorn, Elana S

Credit Hours: 2  Course ID: 232  Unique # 29160

Meeting Day(s)TimeLocation
TTH1:00 - 2:07 pmTNH 2.124
Exam Type  Date Time      Name Range Regular Room Extegrity Room
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Registration Information
This course is restricted to first year students only.

Description
The basics of legal research using print and electronic sources.  Focuses on writing legal analysis, researching and writing a traditional legal memorandum, and making oral presentations.

Related Course Areas
Textbooks
The Greenbook: Texas Rules of Form - Texas Law Rev.
  Tex. Law Rev. Ass'n, edition: latest
    (required)
A Lawyer Writes - Coughlin, Rocklin, & Patrick
  Carolina Acad. Press, edition: 2d
    (required)
The Bluebook - Columbia Law Rev. and others
  Columbia Law Rev. Ass'n, edition: lastest
    (required)
Manual on Usage and Style - Texas L. Rev.
  TLR Ass'n, edition: latest
    (optional)
The Redbook: A Manual on Legal Style - Bryan Garner
  West, edition: latest
  ISBN: 978-0-314-28901-8   (optional)
Researching the Law - Amy E. Sloan
  Walters Kluwer, edition: 1st
  ISBN: 978-1-454-842514   (required)