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Fall 2013 - Legal Research & Legal Writing

Meyer, Robin B

Course ID: 232  Unique # 28975  Credit Hours: 2
Meeting DaysTimesLocation
   Tuesday 1:00 pm - 2:07 pm TNH 3.125
   Thursday 1:00 pm - 2:07 pm TNH 3.124
Exam Type   Date   Time      Name Range   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
Basic Legal Research: Tools and Strategies - Amy E. Sloan
  Aspen L. & Bus, edition: 5th
  ISBN: 978-1454808473   (required)
A Lawyer Writes: A Practical Guide to Legal Analysis - Christine Coughlin, et al
  Carolina Acad. Press, edition: 2nd (2013)
  ISBN: 9781611633979   (required)
The Greenbook: Texas Rules of Form - Texas Law Review
  Texas Law Review, edition: 12th
    (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)
The Redbook: A Manual on Legal Style - Bryan Garner
  West Group, edition: 2nd (2006)
  ISBN: 978-0-314-16891-7   (required)