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Fall 2014 - Legal Research & Legal Writing

Schiess, Wayne

Credit Hours: 2  Course ID: 232  Unique # 29185

Meeting Day(s)TimeLocation
TTH9:10 - 10:17 amTNH 3.125
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.

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Textbooks
The Redbook - Garner
  West, edition: 3rd
  ISBN: 9780314289018   (required)
The Bluebook - Harvard Law Review
  Harvard Law Review, edition: 19th
  ISBN: 9780615361161   (required)
A Lawyer Writes - Coughlin, et al
  Carolina Academic Press, edition: 2nd
  ISBN: 978-1-61163-397-9   (required)
Texas Rules of Form - Texas Law Review
  Texas Law Review, edition: 12th
  ISBN: 1878674-08-0   (required)
Researching the Law - Sloan
  Wolters Kluwer, edition: 1
  ISBN: 978-1454842514   (required)