Research Methods in American Law (21486). 1 unit, credit/fail. This course, formerly Efficient Techniques in Legal Research, will instruct students in basic legal research skills, including researching and updating federal case law, administrative law and secondary sources, using online resources. Students will be required to complete a series of short research assignments. The course will meet once weekly for the first half of the term. The skills requirement (†) may be satisfied by taking this course with another 1 unit legal research course. J. G. Krishnaswami, J.B. Nann, J. Eiseman, M. VanderHeijden, J. Jefferson, and C. Kellett.
Note: Students are required to attend the first class meeting or communicate their intent to enroll in the course to the instructor prior to the first day of class.