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Legal Research: How to Find & Understand the Law
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Nolo
Publication date August 15, 2015
Pages 363
Binding Paperback
Edition 17
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781413321821
ISBN-10 1413321828
Dimensions 1 by 7 by 9.25 in.
Weight 1.26 lbs.
Original list price $49.99
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: Legal Research: Take the law into your own hands

Do you have legal questions at home, at work, or as part of law-related course work? Legal Research provides everything you need, laying out easy-to-follow research methods that will help you find the right answers. Find out how to:

  • locate and understand statutes, regulations, and cases
  • make sure your research is 100% up to date
  • organize your research results into a memorandum of law for use at school, at work, or in court.

    Completely updated for the 17th edition, Legal Research shows how to use the Web to find statutes, cases, background information, and answers to specific legal questions. Even more important, you’ll be guided to the most reliable and user-friendly sites, so you won’t drown in an information flood. Lots of examples and easy-to-understand instructions teach you how to use all the basic legal research tools, including:

  • Internet search engines
  • reliable free legal websites
  • legal encyclopedias, periodicals, and treatises
  • annotated legal codes and statutes
  • published reports of state and federal court cases
  • case digests and Shepard’s Citations
  • the best legal blogs

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    With Stephen Elias | 17 edition from Nolo (August 15, 2015)
    9781413321821 | details & prices | 363 pages | 7.00 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.26 lbs | List price $49.99
    About: Legal Research: Take the law into your own hands Do you have legal questions at home, at work, or as part of law-related course work?
    With Stephen Elias | 16 edition from Nolo (August 31, 2012)
    9781413316186 | details & prices | 378 pages | 7.00 × 9.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $49.99
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