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    • 20486-02
    • Advanced Legal Research: Methods and Sources
    • Jefferson
      Harrison
      Stein
    • Tue 8:35 AM-10:00 AM
      Thu 8:35 AM-10:00 AM
    • 2 or 3
    • Professional Skills
      Experiential Requirement
    • open enrollment
    • not applicable
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    Advanced Legal Research: Methods and Sources (20486). 2 or 3 units. An advanced exploration of the specialized methods and sources of legal research in some of the following areas: secondary legal authority, case law, statutory authority, legislative history, court rules and practice materials, and administrative law. The course will also cover the legal research process, and tracking research as well as other strategies for efficient and effective legal research. Class sessions will integrate the use of online, print, and other research sources to solve legal research problems. Laptop computer recommended. Students are required to complete a series of assignments, in addition to the other course requirements. Students who wish to qualify for a third unit will need to write a paper, in addition to other course requirements.

    Notes about 20486-01: This section will have an enrollment cap of twenty-five. Students must attend the first meeting to maintain their place in the course or on the waiting list. The instructors for this section are J. Krishnaswami and R.D. Harrison.

    Notes about 20486-02: This section will have an enrollment cap of forty. Students must attend the first meeting to maintain their place in the course or on the waiting list. The instructors for this section are J. Jefferson, S. Stein, and R.D. Harrison.

    Location: SLB - 128 (Tue)
    SLB - 128 (Thu)
    Grade mode: graded
    CRN: 10226

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