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Certified Paralegal Review Manual: A Practical Guide to CP Exam Preparation

Certified Paralegal Review Manual: A Practical Guide to CP Exam Preparation

  • Author: Virginia Koerselman Newman
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • ISBN: 1305172051
  • Category: Law
  • Page: 607
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Prepare for success on the Certified Paralegal (CP) Examination with the only comprehensive review manual prepared in partnership with the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA). Whether you are an experienced paralegal professional or new to the profession, CERTIFIED PARALEGAL REVIEW MANUAL: A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO CP EXAM PREPARATION, 4E offers an indispensable resource for preparing to take the CP Exam administered by NALA . New material covers the latest areas of paralegal practice and technology while detailing the most recent changes in the CP Exam. New examples, extensive outlines, realistic practice tests, and helpful exam tips prepare you for the exam. After an unmatched overview of test essentials, this complete manual dedicates full chapters to examine specific content areas of the test. You'll find the skills and best practices you need achieve your best on today's CP exam. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Legal Research, Analysis, and Writing

Legal Research, Analysis, and Writing

  • Author: William H. Putman,Jennifer Albright
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • ISBN: 1305948378
  • Category: Law
  • Page: 832
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Ever popular, LEGAL RESEARCH, ANALYSIS, AND WRITING, Fourth Edition delivers the basics in an easy-to-read, step-by-step manner to ready paralegals for work in law offices and legal departments. Content addresses essential research and writing skills, such as identifying key facts, issue spotting, analysis and counteranalysis, traditional and online research, secondary authorities and citating, writing legal briefs and memoranda, and techniques for good legal writing. In addition, this book includes scenarios, examples, exercises, and other features that clarify concepts and fine tune writing abilities. And, of course, the fourth edition offers the latest updates—with special attention to electronic research methods using fee-based and non-fee-based digital tools—to help paralegals stand out in today’s tech-driven job market. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Prisoners' Self-Help Litigation Manual

Prisoners' Self-Help Litigation Manual

  • Author: John Boston,Daniel E Manville
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • ISBN: 0199705666
  • Category: Law
  • Page: 960
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Prisoners' Self-Help Litigation Manual, in its much-anticipated fourth edition, is an indispensable guide for prisoners and prisoner advocates seeking to understand the rights guaranteed to prisoners by law and how to protect those rights. Clear, comprehensive, practical advice provides prisoners with everything they need to know on conditions of confinement, civil liberties in prison, procedural due process, the legal system, how to litigate, conducting effective legal research, and writing legal documents. Written by two legal and penitentiary experts with intimate knowledge of prisoner's rights and legal aid work, authors John Boston and Daniel E. Manville strategically focus on federal constitutional law, providing prisoners and those wishing to assist them with the most important information concerning legal rights. Over the past decade, prison law and conditions have changed significantly. This new edition is updated to include the most relevant prisoners' rights topics and approaches to litigation. Updates include all aspects of prison life as well as material on legal research, legal writing, types of legal remedies, and how to effectively use those remedies. Certainly the most authoritative, well-organized and relevant prisoner's rights manual available - - the eagerly awaited fourth edition should be purchased by everyone interested in civil rights for the incarcerated.

Teaching Legal Research

Teaching Legal Research

  • Author: Barbara Bintliff,Duncan Alford
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1317986733
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 316
  • View: 5901
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Legal research is a fundamental skill for all law students and attorneys. Regardless of practice area or work venue, knowledge of the sources and processes of legal research underpins the legal professional’s work. Academic law librarians, as research experts, are uniquely qualified to teach legal research. Whether participating in the mandatory, first-year law school curriculum or offering advanced or specialized legal research instruction, law librarians have the up-to-date knowledge, the broad view of the field, and the expertise to provide the best legal research instruction possible. This collection offers both theoretical and practical guidance on legal research education from the perspectives of the law librarian. Containing well-reasoned, analytical articles on the topic, the volume explains and supports the law librarian’s role in legal research instruction. The contributors to this book, all experts in teaching legal research, challenge academic law librarians to seize their instructional role in the legal academy. This book was based on a special issue of Legal Reference Services Quarterly.

GUIDE to EARNING LAW and LAW-RELATED DEGREES NONTRADITIONALLY

GUIDE to EARNING LAW and LAW-RELATED DEGREES NONTRADITIONALLY

  • Author: Kristofer SENECA
  • Publisher: Lulu.com
  • ISBN: 0557105935
  • Category:
  • Page: 302
  • View: 508
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Has it been your dream to become a paralegal or lawyer? Perhaps you have a desire to obtain a degree or further your education in one of the many law or law-related fields. Yet due to your schedule or circumstances, you simply cannot attend a residential school full time. Well this guide is your answer. It contains over 400 schools offering Distance Learning in such programs. Also included in this Guide are sections covering Designations, Paralegal Exams, Admission to Law School, Studying Law, Qualifying for the Bar, Bar Associations, Law Societies, and much more. The Schools are located through-out the World and their programs can be completed with little or no residency

Essential Law for Social Workers

Essential Law for Social Workers

  • Author: Robert G. Madden
  • Publisher: Columbia University Press
  • ISBN: 0231508999
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 216
  • View: 3379
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Whether protecting their own rights or those of their clients, or navigating the juvenile justice, immigration, or welfare systems, social workers confront legal issues every day. This book explores legal concepts, legal reasoning, and legal processes—illustrated with case vignettes from social work practice—in order to provide social work practitioners and students with practical and accessible legal knowledge. It introduces readers to scholarship about the law and to conceptual knowledge that can be applied to any interaction with the legal system. Social workers are thereby enabled to "think like a lawyer" and increase their effectiveness. The volume features a discussion of recent reform movements, including Alternative Dispute Resolution, and an appendix of sources for legal information and research on the law.

California Criminal Law

California Criminal Law

Cases and Problems

  • Author: Steven F. Shatz
  • Publisher: LexisNexis
  • ISBN: 1422481476
  • Category: Casebooks
  • Page: 819
  • View: 4417
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Legal Information Buyer's Guide and Reference Manual 2008

Legal Information Buyer's Guide and Reference Manual 2008

  • Author: Kendall F. Svengalis,Rhode Island LawPress
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9780976786474
  • Category:
  • Page: 767
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Law Books in Print

Law Books in Print

Books in English Published Throughout the World and in Print Through 1986. Author/Title O-Z.. 3

  • Author: Nicholas Triffin
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9780878020287
  • Category: Law
  • Page: 493
  • View: 6380
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Legal Research for Paralegals

Legal Research for Paralegals

  • Author: Edward H. Hein
  • Publisher: Delmar Pub
  • ISBN: 9780314067401
  • Category: Law
  • Page: 407
  • View: 2563
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Federal Bar News & Journal

Federal Bar News & Journal

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Bar associations
  • Page: N.A
  • View: 9852
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Expert views on improving the quality of legal research education in the United States

Expert views on improving the quality of legal research education in the United States

  • Author: West Publishing Company
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Law
  • Page: 124
  • View: 9898
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The Labor Arbitration Information System

The Labor Arbitration Information System

Perspective

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Arbitration, Industrial
  • Page: N.A
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Using Computers in Legal Research

Using Computers in Legal Research

A Guide to Lexis and Westlaw

  • Author: Christopher Gove Wren,Jill Robinson Wren
  • Publisher: Adams & Ambrose Pub
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 815
  • View: 8763
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Bowker's Law Books and Serials in Print

Bowker's Law Books and Serials in Print

  • Author: Bowker Staff,R R Bowker Publishing,Bowker,R. R. Bowker bibliographic group
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Law
  • Page: N.A
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Find the law in the library

Find the law in the library

a guide to legal research

  • Author: John Corbin,American Library Association
  • Publisher: Amer Library Assn
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Page: 327
  • View: 7383
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Briefly looks at the history of U.S. law and where it is recorded, and discusses how to find information about laws dealing with the family, the community, business, and the elderly

Update on Law-related Education

Update on Law-related Education

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Law
  • Page: N.A
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Law Library Journal

Law Library Journal

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Law
  • Page: N.A
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Vols. 1- include Proceedings of the annual meeting of the American Association of Law Libraries.

Law Books Published

Law Books Published

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Law
  • Page: N.A
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