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Fall 2014 - Legal Research & Legal Writing

Meyer, Robin B

 Credit Hours: 2 Course ID: 232 Unique # 29170
DaysTimeLocation
W2:15 - 3:22 pmTNH 3.124
TH1:00 - 2:07 pmTNH 3.124
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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.

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Textbooks
The Redbook: A Manual on Legal Style - Bryan Garner
  West Group, edition: 3rd (2013)
  ISBN: 0314289011   (required)
A Lawyer Writes: A Practical Guide to Legal Analysis - Christine Coughlin, et al
  Carolina Acad. Press, edition: 2nd (2013)
  ISBN: 9781611633979   (required)
Researching the Law - Amy Sloan
  Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, edition: 2014
  ISBN: 978-1-4548-4251-4   (required)
The Greenbook: Texas Rules of Form - Texas Law Review
  Texas Law Review, edition: 12th
  ISBN: 2010   (required)
The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation - Columbia Law Review Assn et al
  Columbia Law Review Assn et al, edition: 19th
  ISBN: 978-0615361161   (required)