Nutshell series. Study aids (West Academic Publishing)
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Introduction Your first case Your first argument Case analysis Case synthesis Statutes: "are Pringles potato chips?" "Oh, no, I forgot ethics" Ruminations Cases as puzzles Briefs Briefs analyzed and much more Classes: "what if the dog were an alligator?" Study aids, study groups, outlining and messy casebooks Fear and loathing in the first year Taking exams: the only skill worth having! Practice test A tale of two answers Multiple choice exams Exams: they weren't bluffing Stories Goals, getting better, and getting started SIR transitions and writing tips Murder your darlings Writing exercises "May it please the court" (gulp) Case planning: the interplay of law and fact (backwards) Complaints, answers, pretrial motions, and discovery Trials K v. Landlord, greatest hits Oh, one last thing.
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Revision of: Hegland, Kenney F., 1940- Introduction to the study and practice of law in a nutshell. Sixth edition. St. Paul, MN : West Academic Publishing,