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Fall 2014 - Legal Research & Legal Writing

Petrie, Sean J

Credit Hours: 2  Course ID: 232  Unique # 29180

Meeting Day(s)TimeLocation
M1:00 - 2:07 pmTNH 3.125
T2:15 - 3:22 pmTNH 2.139
Exam Type  Date Time      Name Range Regular Room Extegrity Room
Paper
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
A Lawyer Writes - Coughlin, Christine
  Carolina Press, edition: 2013
  ISBN: 978-1-61163-397-9   (required)
The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation - Harvard Law Review
  unknown, edition: latest
  ISBN: unknown   (required)
Texas Rules of Form (aka The Greenbook) - Texas Law Review
  UT, edition: latest
  ISBN: unknown   (required)
Researching the Law - Sloan, Amy E.
  Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, edition: 2014
  ISBN: 978-1-4548-4251-4   (required)