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Plain Language Legal Writing By Cheryl Stephens
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A complete guide to clean, precise and understandable legal writing So many books give you advice that turns out to be hollow: "know your audience," "structure your writing." The... More > real strength in Plain Language Legal Writing is how, throughout, Stephens provides clear instructions on how to accomplish what she's recommending. Instead of just telling you to plan what you're going to write, she walks you step-by-step through the planning. Instead of telling you to consider your audience before writing, she describes in detail the sorts of audiences a legal document might have (more than you'd expect!) and how to best meet their needs. Plain Language Legal Writing will help you produce documents that people are willing to read and able to understand. More: PlainLanguageLegalWriting.com Other versions: paperback< Less
The Essential Contract Law Casebook By Craig Smith
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This digital casebook is designed for use in the first year Contracts course offered in U.S. law schools. It is written in a straightforward method that doesn't "hide the ball.” It... More > includes a wide and representative collection of precedent setting cases in the field of Contract Law. Those cases have been edited to focus on the topic that is being examined at that particular point in the course. The book includes live links to cases and statutes available on the web. Chapters in this book are: 1. Nature of Contract and Consideration 2. Mutual Assent 3. The Statute of Frauds 4. Policing the Bargain 5. Illegal and Unconscionable Contracts 6. Contract Interpretation 7. Remedies for Breach of Contract 8. Performance and Breach 9. Mistake, Impracticability and Frustration of Purpose 10. Third Party Rights< Less
Criminal Law By Storm By Lisa M. Storm
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Criminal Law By Storm begins with the foundations of law and the legal system, then extensively explores criminal laws and defenses using general state and federal principles, the Constitution, and... More > the Model Penal Code as guidelines. This engaging and interactive textbook will enhance your ability to be successful in academics or a career in law, criminal justice, or paralegal. Lisa M. Storm, Esq. has taught at the community college, four-year, and graduate levels since 1992. Currently, she is a tenured faculty member in Administration of Justice at Hartnell College, a California Community College. She is also an attorney and licensed member of the California State Bar.< Less
Plain Language Legal Writing By Cheryl Stephens
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A complete guide to clean, precise and understandable legal writing So many books give you advice that turns out to be hollow: "know your audience," "structure your writing." The... More > real strength in Plain Language Legal Writing is how, throughout, Stephens provides clear instructions on how to accomplish what she's recommending. Instead of just telling you to plan what you're going to write, she walks you step-by-step through the planning. Instead of telling you to consider your audience before writing, she describes in detail the sorts of audiences a legal document might have (more than you'd expect!) and how to best meet their needs. Plain Language Legal Writing will help you produce documents that people are willing to read and able to understand. More: PlainLanguageLegalWriting.comOther versions: e-book< Less
Mechanic Lien Toolkit For Material Suppliers By Scott Wolfe Jr.
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Building material suppliers have unique credit challenges. While these challenges can be mitigated with mechanics lien rights, those rights are held hostage to a fragmented compliance scheme across... More > the country. More than any other party on a construction project, those furnishing supplies have complex notice requirements and proof challenges to take advantage of lien rights. This book focuses on the challenges with mechanics lien laws unique to the material supplier. It takes a big picture nationwide look at the laws and educates credit managers for building material suppliers on overall themes that will help point credit policies and procedures in the best direction.< Less
Import Transactions and Customs Compliance By Scott R. Lowden
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A graduate of Harvard Law School, the author has practiced corporate and international law in private practice and as general counsel for several transnational companies. He practices independently... More > and as of counsel to a nationally known trade law firm in Dallas, Texas. “I wrote Import Transactions and Customs Compliance to enable the reader to gain a coherent perception of the importing process as a whole and as a reference source for information that is currently available only in fragments.” Scott R. Lowden Mr. Lowden has produced a comprehensive guide for the importer from the largest mega-corporation to the smallest individual. The book is an excellent resource and would be a valuable training guide for importing companies, brokers and transportation companies as well as firms practicing trade compliance. Sue-Ann Linnemann, Retired Assistant Port Director, U.S. Customs & Border Protection< Less
Contract Doctrine, Theory & Practice - Vol. 1 By J.H. Verkerke
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This eLangdell book is offered on Lulu at no markup. The cost is simply what Lulu charges for printing and shipping services. To download and read the digital versions for free go to... More > http://elangdell.cali.org. Contract Doctrine, Theory & Practice - Vol. 1 - by Prof. J.H. Verkerke. (Paperback) Published by eLangdell Press; CALI. The first of a three volume set of casebooks for use in a 1L Contracts law class.< Less
Contract Doctrine, Theory and Practice - Vol. 2 By J.H. Verkere
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This eLangdell book is offered on Lulu at zero markup. The cost is simply what Lulu charges for printing and shipping services. To download and read the digital versions for free go to... More > http://elangdell.cali.org. Contract Doctrine, Theory and Practice - Vol. 2 - by Prof. J.H. Verkerke. (Paperback) Published by eLangdell Press; CALI. The second of a three volume set of casebooks for use in a 1L Contracts law class.< Less
Contract Doctrine, Theory and Practice - Volume 3 By J.H. Verkerke
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This eLangdell book is offered on Lulu at zero markup. The cost is simply what Lulu charges for printing and shipping services. To download and read the digital versions for free go to... More > http://elangdell.cali.org. Contract Doctrine, Theory and Practice - Vol. 3 - by Prof. J.H. Verkerke. (Paperback) Published by eLangdell Press; CALI. The third of a three volume set of casebooks for use in a 1L Contracts law class.< Less
Drafting Wills That Work in Pennsylvania By Edward Perkins
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Edward L. Perkins examines the nuances of will-drafting in Pennsylvania.
Contract Doctrine, Theory & Practice Volume One By J.H. Verkerke
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The first semester of law school is mostly about learning to speak a new legal language (but emphatically not “legalese”), to formulate and evaluate legal arguments, to become comfortable... More > with the distinctive style of legal analysis. We could teach these skills using almost any legal topic. But we begin the first-year curriculum with subjects that pervade the entire field of law. Contract principles have a long history and they form a significant part of the way that lawyers think about many legal problems. As you will discover when you study insurance law, employment law, family law, and dozens of other practice areas, your knowledge of contract doctrine and theory will be invaluable.< Less
Contract Doctrine, Theory & Practice Volume Two By J.H. Verkerke
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The first semester of law school is mostly about learning to speak a new legal language (but emphatically not “legalese”), to formulate and evaluate legal arguments, to become comfortable... More > with the distinctive style of legal analysis. We could teach these skills using almost any legal topic. But we begin the first-year curriculum with subjects that pervade the entire field of law. Contract principles have a long history and they form a significant part of the way that lawyers think about many legal problems. As you will discover when you study insurance law, employment law, family law, and dozens of other practice areas, your knowledge of contract doctrine and theory will be invaluable.< Less
Contract Doctrine, Theory & Practice Volume Three By J.H. Verkerke
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The first semester of law school is mostly about learning to speak a new legal language (but emphatically not “legalese”), to formulate and evaluate legal arguments, to become comfortable... More > with the distinctive style of legal analysis. We could teach these skills using almost any legal topic. But we begin the first-year curriculum with subjects that pervade the entire field of law. Contract principles have a long history and they form a significant part of the way that lawyers think about many legal problems. As you will discover when you study insurance law, employment law, family law, and dozens of other practice areas, your knowledge of contract doctrine and theory will be invaluable.< Less
Mastering the Principles of Trial Advocacy By David Shroyer
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"Mastering the Principles of Trial Advocacy" covers trial techniques in voir dire, opening statement, direct examination, cross examination, closing argument and evidence.
VA Sleep Apnea Field Manual By Chris Attig
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This book was written by a VA Accredited Attorney to help US Veterans cut through the fog of their VA Sleep Apnea Claims. This book will take you step-by-step through the VA Sleep Apnea claim and ... More > help you discover: * Why it is important to get your VA sleep apnea service-connected now. * How to build the four pillars of a VA sleep apnea claim. * What evidence you need to prove and win a VA sleep apnea claim. * The four most common VA sleep apnea claim scenarios and step-by-step guides to proving them. * Specific steps to take to avoid common mistakes Veterans make in sleep apnea claims. * Much more.< Less
Torts: Cases and Contexts By Eric Johnson
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The digital version of this book is available for free http://elangdell.cali.org. This print version is provided by CALI eLangdell Press at no markup. You are simply paying for the cost of Lulu.com's... More > services. Volume Two covers intentional torts, strict liability, products liability, health & safety regulation, remedies, immunities, wrongful death, constitutional torts, transactional torts, defamation, & privacy torts. The readings include classic cases and atypical readings that allow students to see tort law from different perspectives. Many selections are also startlingly modern with facts involving texting-and-driving, alcoholic energy drinks, Facebook libel, suddenly accelerating Toyotas, and the misery of a six-hour tarmac delay.< Less
Torts: Cases and Contexts Volume 1 By Eric Johnson
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Volume One of this two-volume set introduces the law of torts and covers negligence and liability in the health-care context. The digital version of this book is available for free at www.cali.org.... More > This print version is provided by CALI eLangdell Press at no markup. You are simply paying for the cost of Lulu.com's services. The readings include classic cases and atypical readings that allow students to see tort law from different perspectives. Many selections are also startlingly modern with facts involving texting-and-driving, alcoholic energy drinks, Facebook libel, suddenly accelerating Toyotas, and the misery of a six-hour tarmac delay.< Less
Legal Writing from the Top Down: Better Writing for Lawyers (2nd Ed.) By Timothy Perrin
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Legal Writing from the Top Down is the renamed and thoroughly revised second edition of Timothy Perrin's best-selling Better Writing for Lawyers. The original book, published by the Law Society of... More > Upper Canada (Ontario) in 1990, was required reading for every new lawyer in that province. It has been licensed for use in courses as far afield as Singapore, Hong Kong and Australia. This new edition incorporates new research on how to write effectively and new tools you can use to become a better, more persuasive lawyer.< Less
The Guided Method of Mediation: A Return to the Original Ideals of ADR: Second Edition By Mary Kendall Hope
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An invaluable work for professionals and students of mediation, The Guided Method Second Edition offers a more specific theory and practice for the provision of mediation. This step-by-step process... More > for providing mediation is edited & updated with new forms. Specific strategies and recommendations for mediation provision are made throughout the book. While some concepts in this book are based on sound traditional listening skills, many of the techniques and instructional guidelines for mediation in this text cannot be found in other training manuals. This second edition continues to provide the best set of specific instructions to mediators to date on how to provide mediation service that truly serves individuals’ needs in times of crisis. Dr. Hope’s in depth insights to mediation practice are a must for any professional counselor or mediator’s reference.< Less
Sources of American Law: An Introduction to Legal Research By Beau Steenken & Tina M. Brooks
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The digital version of this book is available for free http://elangdell.cali.org. This print version is provided by CALI eLangdell Press at no markup. You are simply paying for the cost of Lulu.com's... More > services. This third edition introduces US first-year law students to the new kind of research required to study and to practice law. It seeks to demystify the art of legal research by following a “Source and Process” approach. First, the text introduces students to the major sources of American law and describes the forms the various authorities traditionally took in print. After establishing this base, the text proceeds to instruct students on the methods they will most likely use in practice, namely electronic research techniques and the consultation of secondary sources. The text incorporates screencasts hosted on YouTube that actively demonstrate the processes described in the static text. Finally, the text illustrates how the different pieces come together in the legal research process. (COLOR version)< Less
The Story of Contract Law: Formation By Val Ricks
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This digital version of this book is available for free at http://elangdell.cali.org. This print version is provided by CALI eLangdell Press at no markup. You simply pay for the cost of Lulu.com's... More > services. This book is designed to teach contract doctrine beginning with the most fundamental concepts and building on this until the structure of contract doctrine as a s coherent and cohesive regulation appears. The book begins with the most basic concept - exchange, and teaches it from the simple cases in which the consideration doctrine developed. Other key formation doctrines - defenses, assent, definiteness, capacity, and others - are ordered within the book to build on the fundamental concept. Along the way, the book gives ample opportunity for review so that students can understand how the doctrines cohere logically and functionally as regulation of promises. This book is intended for the first three-credit half of a six-credit course.< Less
Liberty, Equality, and Due Process: Cases, Controversies, and Contexts in Constitutional Law By Ruthann Robson
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This book is printed in color. The digital version of this book is available for free at http://elangdell.cali.org. This print version is provided by CALI eLangdell Press at no markup. You are simply... More > paying for the cost of Lulu's services. This Casebook is intended to be used in a course which concentrates on Constitutional Rights and centers the Fourteenth Amendment. It begins with the threshold issue of “state action” and other basic principles of constitutional law including judicial review and constitutional interpretation. The Casebook treats equality extensively, including slavery before the Reconstruction Amendments, equal protection for racial, gender, and other classifications, affirmative action, and fundamental rights in equal protection doctrine including the development of doctrine and the most recent cases.< Less
Civil Procedure, Fall 2018, Volume One By Howard W. Brill
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More Detail Civil Procedure, Fall 2018, Volume One By Howard W. Brill Paperback: $20.00 Prints in 3-5 business days These materials are an introductory course on Federal Civil... More > Procedure. They include cases, notes and worksheets. Volume One covers personal jurisdiction, notice and hearing, subject matter jurisdiction, venue and transfer, the law in federal courts, and pleading.< Less
The 2018 Copyright Casebook By Ned Snow
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This book provides the curriculum for the Copyright Law course (LAWS 723) at the University of South Carolina School of Law.
Torts Cases: Principle & Institutions (3rd Edition) By John Fabian Witt
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This book is printed in color. The digital version of this book is available for free at http://elangdell.cali.org. This print version is provided by CALI eLangdell Press at no markup. You are... More > simply paying for the cost of Lulu's services. Designed for a one-semester torts course, this casebook carves out a distinctive niche in the field by focusing on the institutions and sociology of American tort law. The book retains many the familiar features of the traditional casebook, including many of the classic cases. Like the best casebooks, it seeks to survey the theoretical principles underlying those cases. But it aims to supplement the cases and principles with editorial notes that focus students' attention on the institutional features of our tort system, including features such as the pervasiveness of settlements, the significance of the market, the role of the plaintiff's bar, the importance of private insurance, the contingency fee, and the jury. This casebook was extensively revised in June 2018.< Less