The Resource A practical guide to legal writing and legal method, John C. Dernbach ... [et al.]

A practical guide to legal writing and legal method, John C. Dernbach ... [et al.]

Label
A practical guide to legal writing and legal method
Title
A practical guide to legal writing and legal method
Statement of responsibility
John C. Dernbach ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
KF250
LC item number
.P72 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dernbach, John C.
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  • Legal composition
  • Law
  • Law
Label
A practical guide to legal writing and legal method, John C. Dernbach ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Rules and policies -- Sources of law -- Case analysis and case briefs -- Precedent and stare decisis -- Understanding legal rules -- Identifying and selecting issues for analysis -- Common law analysis -- Statutory analysis -- Reaching a conclusion -- Organization -- Describing the law -- Explaining the analysis -- Signposting -- Drafting the discussion -- Revising and editing -- Elements of an office memorandum -- The discussion -- Statement of facts for a memorandum -- Questions presented -- Opinion letters -- Elements of a brief -- Structure of an argument -- Persuasive writing -- Point headings -- Statement of facts for a brief -- Briefs to a trial court -- Briefs to an appellate court
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
xxiii, 493 p.
Isbn
9780735591899
Lccn
20100184 84
System control number
(OCoLC)611553462
Label
A practical guide to legal writing and legal method, John C. Dernbach ... [et al.]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Rules and policies -- Sources of law -- Case analysis and case briefs -- Precedent and stare decisis -- Understanding legal rules -- Identifying and selecting issues for analysis -- Common law analysis -- Statutory analysis -- Reaching a conclusion -- Organization -- Describing the law -- Explaining the analysis -- Signposting -- Drafting the discussion -- Revising and editing -- Elements of an office memorandum -- The discussion -- Statement of facts for a memorandum -- Questions presented -- Opinion letters -- Elements of a brief -- Structure of an argument -- Persuasive writing -- Point headings -- Statement of facts for a brief -- Briefs to a trial court -- Briefs to an appellate court
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
xxiii, 493 p.
Isbn
9780735591899
Lccn
20100184 84
System control number
(OCoLC)611553462

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