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Fall 2014 - Legal Research & Legal Writing

Youngdale, Elizabeth M

Course ID: 232  Unique # 29195  Credit Hours: 2
Meeting DaysTimesLocation
   Tuesday 9:10 am - 10:17 am TNH 2.124
   Thursday 9:10 am - 10:17 am TNH 2.123
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
The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation
  Columbia Law Review Assn, edition: 19th
  ISBN: 978-0615361161   (required)
The Greenbook: Texas Rules of Form - Texas Law Review
  Texas L. Rev., edition: 12th
    (required)
The Redbook: A Manual on Legal Style - Bryan Garner
  West, edition: 3d
  ISBN: 978-0314289018   (required)
A Lawyer Writes - Christine Coughlin, et al.
  Carolina Academic Press, edition: 2d
  ISBN: 978-1-61163-397-9   (required)
Researching the Law - Amy E. Sloan
  Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, edition: 2014
  ISBN: 978-1454842514   (required)