Spring 2014 - Legal Writing, Advanced: Transactional Drafting
King, Alice L
Course ID: 232D Unique # 29182 Credit Hours: 2 (Pass/Fail only)
5:45 pm - 7:35 pm
This course is restricted to upper division students only.
** This course meets the Professional Skills requirement for graduation.
The course focuses on the language, structure, and style of contracts, agreements, statutes, rules, and regulations with a focus on modern drafting conventions. The course also covers correspondence and the plain-English movement. Students will practice finding, revising, and drafting various kinds of transactional documents.
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