Legal research how to find & understand the law

"Locate key laws and cases online or in a law library, hone your legal research skills, draft legal memoranda"--Cover.

Main Author: Elias, Stephen.
Corporate Authors: Nolo (Firm)
Format: Books Print Book
Language: English
Published: [Berkeley, Calif.] : Nolo, 2012.
Edition: 16th ed.
Table of Contents:
  • Understanding the basics of the law
  • Finding legal resources
  • Identifying your legal issue
  • Finding and using secondary sources
  • Finding and using constitutions, statutes, regulations, and ordinances
  • Finding cases
  • Using case law
  • Validating your research
  • Organizing and putting your legal research to use
  • Research hypothetical and memorandum.