Fall 2013
    Law No.: LAW8000
    Sched. No.: 113820840

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 04/24/2014 06:15:14 AM**
Current Enrollment:20 **This information is current as of 04/24/2014 06:15:14 AM**

Course Description:

This course meets August 29-October 31.

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, group activities, and written assignments this class will cover strategies and sources for efficiently researching primary and secondary sources both online and in print. 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, court procedure, transnational law, and factual research.

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.