Fall 2014
    Law No.: LAW8000
    Sched. No.: 114820926

Advanced Legal Research
Section 1
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Ashbrook, Leslie



Administrative Information:
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Days, Times (Room):TR, 1000-1120 (WB129)
Credits:2Type:Lecture
Capacity:20 **This information is current as of 11/21/2014 06:13:58 AM**
Current Enrollment:20 **This information is current as of 11/21/2014 06:13:58 AM**

Course Description:

This course meets August 28-October 30.

New attorneys spend the bulk of their time conducting legal research. Through a combination of in-class exercises, group activities, and written assignments this class will cover strategies for efficiently researching primary and secondary sources in both subscription databases and free resources. We will learn and apply research skills in several subject areas frequently encountered in legal practice, including case law, statutes and legislative history, administrative law, and court procedure.

PREREQUISITE: Legal Research and Writing
COURSE REQUIREMENT: Written assignments, group activities, and class participation

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