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Legal research in a nutshell

Author: Kent C Olson
Publisher: St. Paul, MN : West Academic Publishing, [2018] ©2018
Series: Nutshell series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Thirteenth editionView all editions and formats
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"Finding and using legal resources effectively is an essential skill for lawyers. This...guide covers research procedures using major online services, free internet resources, and library materials. Several hundred websites are discussed and placed in context for effective and productive use in research. Discussion includes coverage of legislative history, administrative law, specialized and interdisciplinary  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Study guides
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kent C Olson
ISBN: 9781640208049 1640208046
OCLC Number: 1048944178
Description: xii, 348 pages ; 19 cm.
Contents: The research process --
Background and analysis --
Case law --
Statutes and constitutions --
Legislative information --
Administrative law --
Court rules and practice --
Specialized and nonlegal resources --
International law --
The law of other countries --
Appendix A. State legal research guides --
Appendix B. Major treatises and services by subject.
Series Title: Nutshell series.
Other Titles: Legal research
Responsibility: Kent C. Olson.
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Finding and using legal resources effectively is an essential skill for lawyers. This comprehensive but succinct guide covers research procedures using major online services, free Internet resources,  Read more...

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