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The Resource Introduction to the study and practice of law in a nutshell, by Kenney F. Hegland

Introduction to the study and practice of law in a nutshell, by Kenney F. Hegland

Label
Introduction to the study and practice of law in a nutshell
Title
Introduction to the study and practice of law in a nutshell
Statement of responsibility
by Kenney F. Hegland
Title variation
Study and practice of law
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MBU-L
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hegland, Kenney F.
Index
index present
LC call number
KF273
LC item number
.H44 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
West nutshell series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Law
  • Practice of law
Label
Introduction to the study and practice of law in a nutshell, by Kenney F. Hegland
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. Legal analysis made simple. The second-case-in-the-world -- Case analysis -- Case synthesis -- Cases of first impression -- Statutory interpretation -- Some questions of jurisprudence -- Some questions of ethics -- pt. 2. Study skills. Studying law : application, not memorization -- Reading cases -- Briefing cases -- Being there : class -- Study aids, study groups, outlining and messy casebooks -- Fear and loathing in your first year -- pt. 3. Exams. Writing law school exams : the only skill worth having -- Practice test -- The tale of two answers -- Multiple choice exams -- Zen and the art of exams -- pt. 4. Legal writing and oral advocacy. Spilt milk : how moms, and judges, decide -- Written legal analysis : goals, getting better, and getting started -- Writing tips -- Murder your darlings -- Writing exercises -- Oral argument -- Oral argument: an example -- pt. 5. Litigation. Case planning : the interplay of law and fact-backwards -- Complaints, answers, pretrial motions and discovery -- Trials -- K v. Landlord, greatest hits -- pt. 6. Finishing school and beginning a career. The second and third years -- Career choices -- Lawyers on lawyering
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
Fifth edition.
Extent
xix, 453 pages
Isbn
9780314194152
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008276739
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (CStRLIN)PAUL271815509-B
  • (OCoLC)232119982
Label
Introduction to the study and practice of law in a nutshell, by Kenney F. Hegland
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. Legal analysis made simple. The second-case-in-the-world -- Case analysis -- Case synthesis -- Cases of first impression -- Statutory interpretation -- Some questions of jurisprudence -- Some questions of ethics -- pt. 2. Study skills. Studying law : application, not memorization -- Reading cases -- Briefing cases -- Being there : class -- Study aids, study groups, outlining and messy casebooks -- Fear and loathing in your first year -- pt. 3. Exams. Writing law school exams : the only skill worth having -- Practice test -- The tale of two answers -- Multiple choice exams -- Zen and the art of exams -- pt. 4. Legal writing and oral advocacy. Spilt milk : how moms, and judges, decide -- Written legal analysis : goals, getting better, and getting started -- Writing tips -- Murder your darlings -- Writing exercises -- Oral argument -- Oral argument: an example -- pt. 5. Litigation. Case planning : the interplay of law and fact-backwards -- Complaints, answers, pretrial motions and discovery -- Trials -- K v. Landlord, greatest hits -- pt. 6. Finishing school and beginning a career. The second and third years -- Career choices -- Lawyers on lawyering
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
Fifth edition.
Extent
xix, 453 pages
Isbn
9780314194152
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008276739
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (CStRLIN)PAUL271815509-B
  • (OCoLC)232119982

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