The Legal Research Manual

Author: Christopher G. Wren
Publisher: Legal Education Pub
ISBN: IND:30000109882633
Size: 14.95 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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This step-by-step guide to basic legal research procedures contains materials on how to organize a research problem, how to take useful notes, and how to know when to stop researching. Also included are checklists of research and analysis steps, an introduction to computerized legal research, and an overview of civil procedure.

Certified Paralegal Review Manual A Practical Guide To Cp Exam Preparation

Author: Virginia Koerselman Newman
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305172050
Size: 19.12 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Prepare for success on the Certified Paralegal (CP) Examination with the only comprehensive review manual prepared in partnership with the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA). Whether you are an experienced paralegal professional or new to the profession, CERTIFIED PARALEGAL REVIEW MANUAL: A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO CP EXAM PREPARATION, 4E offers an indispensable resource for preparing to take the CP Exam administered by NALA . New material covers the latest areas of paralegal practice and technology while detailing the most recent changes in the CP Exam. New examples, extensive outlines, realistic practice tests, and helpful exam tips prepare you for the exam. After an unmatched overview of test essentials, this complete manual dedicates full chapters to examine specific content areas of the test. You'll find the skills and best practices you need achieve your best on today's CP exam. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Prisoners Self Help Litigation Manual

Author: John Boston
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199705665
Size: 12.14 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Prisoners' Self-Help Litigation Manual, in its much-anticipated fourth edition, is an indispensable guide for prisoners and prisoner advocates seeking to understand the rights guaranteed to prisoners by law and how to protect those rights. Clear, comprehensive, practical advice provides prisoners with everything they need to know on conditions of confinement, civil liberties in prison, procedural due process, the legal system, how to litigate, conducting effective legal research, and writing legal documents. Written by two legal and penitentiary experts with intimate knowledge of prisoner's rights and legal aid work, authors John Boston and Daniel E. Manville strategically focus on federal constitutional law, providing prisoners and those wishing to assist them with the most important information concerning legal rights. Over the past decade, prison law and conditions have changed significantly. This new edition is updated to include the most relevant prisoners' rights topics and approaches to litigation. Updates include all aspects of prison life as well as material on legal research, legal writing, types of legal remedies, and how to effectively use those remedies. Certainly the most authoritative, well-organized and relevant prisoner's rights manual available - - the eagerly awaited fourth edition should be purchased by everyone interested in civil rights for the incarcerated.

Teaching Legal Research

Author: Barbara Bintliff
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781317986720
Size: 16.73 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Legal research is a fundamental skill for all law students and attorneys. Regardless of practice area or work venue, knowledge of the sources and processes of legal research underpins the legal professional’s work. Academic law librarians, as research experts, are uniquely qualified to teach legal research. Whether participating in the mandatory, first-year law school curriculum or offering advanced or specialized legal research instruction, law librarians have the up-to-date knowledge, the broad view of the field, and the expertise to provide the best legal research instruction possible. This collection offers both theoretical and practical guidance on legal research education from the perspectives of the law librarian. Containing well-reasoned, analytical articles on the topic, the volume explains and supports the law librarian’s role in legal research instruction. The contributors to this book, all experts in teaching legal research, challenge academic law librarians to seize their instructional role in the legal academy. This book was based on a special issue of Legal Reference Services Quarterly.

Guide To Earning Law And Law Related Degrees Nontraditionally

Author: Kristofer SENECA
ISBN: 9780557105939
Size: 10.45 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Has it been your dream to become a paralegal or lawyer? Perhaps you have a desire to obtain a degree or further your education in one of the many law or law-related fields. Yet due to your schedule or circumstances, you simply cannot attend a residential school full time. Well this guide is your answer. It contains over 400 schools offering Distance Learning in such programs. Also included in this Guide are sections covering Designations, Paralegal Exams, Admission to Law School, Studying Law, Qualifying for the Bar, Bar Associations, Law Societies, and much more. The Schools are located through-out the World and their programs can be completed with little or no residency