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Legal problem solving : reasoning, research & writing

Maureen F. Fitzgerald (Author), Susan Barker (Author)
"This essential resource for Canadian legal research provides comprehensive coverage of a wide range of research sources and offers guidance on how to locate legal information in a systematic and efficient manner. Packed with expert advice on how to use both paper-based and online resources, it also provides practical suggestions for tackling research problems and identifying and applying the law, and teaches the skills necessary to analyze and solve legal research problems. It provides fully revised checklists, summaries and samples to facilitate learning. This eighth edition contains the latest insight and tips on how to find the law and legal information, including developments in online platforms, new technologies, and artificial intelligence and predictive analytics."--Provided by publisher
Print Book, English, 2019
Eighth edition View all formats and editions
LexisNexis Canada, Toronto, Ontario, 2019
xix, 321 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
9780433500636, 0433500638
The legal problem solving process
Factual analysis
Issue determination
Introduction to law and legal materials
How to find the law and legal information
How to find commentaries
How to find and update statutes
How to find and update regulations
How to find and update cases
Introduction to legal analysis
Legal writing
A research plan
Answers to self test