Spring 2015
    Law No.: LAW8000
    Sched. No.: 115210103

Advanced Legal Research
Section 2
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Olson, Kent



Administrative Information:
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Days, Times (Room):TR, 1000-1120 (WB129)
Credits:2Type:Lecture
Capacity:20 **This information is current as of 11/24/2014 06:14:55 AM**
Current Enrollment:20 **This information is current as of 11/24/2014 06:14:55 AM**

Course Description:

This course meets January 20-March 26.

These days it’s easy to find information, but it’s not so easy to know that you’re finding the right information and not missing anything. The goal of this course is to develop more effective and focused research skills that will give you confidence that you have the information you need. In classroom exercises and homework assignments, we will learn advanced techniques for using familiar resources such as Google and Westlaw Next, and explore more specialized free and subscription resources in subject areas frequently encountered in legal practice, including case law, statutes, legislative history, administrative law, court procedure, and factual research.

PREREQUISITE: Legal Research and Writing
COURSE REQUIREMENT: Weekly research assignments, group activities and presentations, and class participation.

Prerequisites:Legal Research and Writing
This course is on the professional skills course list.