Legal Writing

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Guthrie’s Guide to Better Legal Writing

Lawyers like to think they are good writers. Their non-lawyer readers are more likely to describe their writing as turgid, pedantic, Latin-filled, jargon-ridden, misspelt, ungrammatical, and … 201 View

Legal Research and Writing, 4/e

This book seeks to explain the practical skills needed for print and online legal research and writing. It provides a current and comprehensive look at the topic, consolidating information on … 513 View
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Get Writing!

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This chapter offers writing tips for legal practitioners, students, and bloggers. It offers tips on writing catchy headlines and openers, as well as guidance on avoiding euphemisms and banishing … 49 $4.90 Add
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Preface to the Fourth Edition

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New content addresses changes within the legal research and legal publishing community. 2 $0.20 Add
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Introduction to Legal Research and Writing

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Review of basic principles and techniques of legal research and writing, recovery of research costs, legal citations, copyright issues, and a list of research guides. 46 $4.60 Add
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Words Used and Abused

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This chapter examines words that are often misused in legal writing. 53 $5.30 Add
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Grammar and Punctuation

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This chapter explains common grammar and punctuation issues in legal writing. 48 $4.80 Add
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Secondary Legal Resources

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Review of secondary legal resources including textbooks, journals, seminar papers, encyclopedias, and case digests. 36 $3.60 Add
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Researching Legislation

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Exposition of the process of researching legislation, including accessing statutes, checking bills for amendments, understanding and researching regulations, statutory interpretation, and using … 30 $3.00 Add
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Your Queries Answered

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This chapter answers frequently asked questions that lawyers and law students may have about communication, usage, and grammar rules. 9 $0.90 Add
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Conclusion

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This chapter provides short closing remarks about the book. 1 $0.10 Add
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Researching Case Law

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Exposition of the process of finding and noting up published and unpublished case law. 20 $2.00 Add
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Legal Research on the Internet

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Lists of sources for finding relevant information on the Internet plus a review of issues arising therefrom, including how to cite material, evaluating web information, solicitor-client … 24 $2.40 Add
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Legal Research Databases and CD-ROMs

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Review of comprehensive and specialized legal research databases and related products and services. 19 $1.90 Add
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International and Foreign Legal Research

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Overview of the sources of print and online international law, tips for conducting international and foreign law research, researching conflict of laws, and researching domestic laws of foreign … 33 $3.30 Add
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Legal Research by Topic

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Lists, broken down by scope, subject headings, and sources, of information on Canadian legal resources for 48 different topics. 122 $12.20 Add