Fall 2013
    Law No.: LAW8000
    Sched. No.: 113820948

Advanced Legal Research
Section 2
Doherty, Benjamin A.

Administrative Information:
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Days, Times (Room):MW, 1000-1120 (WB129)
Capacity:20 **This information is current as of 04/23/2014 06:15:10 AM**
Current Enrollment:20 **This information is current as of 04/23/2014 06:15:10 AM**
Syllabus: View Syllabus (requires LawWeb account)

Course Description:

This course meets August 28-November 4.

In their first few years of practice, new attorneys spend the bulk of their time conducting legal research. Through a combination of lecture, practice exercises, and group presentations, this class will cover strategies and resources for efficiently researching primary and secondary sources both online and in print. We will learn and apply research skills to subject areas frequently encountered in legal practice, including case law and statutes, legislative history, administrative law, and court procedure.

PREREQUISITE: Legal Research and Writing
COURSE REQUIREMENT: Written legal research assignments, a group presentation and class participation.

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