• Business & Economics

Basics of Legal Document Preparation


Author: Robert R. Cummins
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780827367999
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 333
View: 8804
Basics of Legal Document Preparation provides essential knowledge necessary for students to determine the appropriate legal document required in any given situation. It also provides the technical skills required for students to prepare each document. The book is divided into three sections with the first consisting of goals, forms, instruments, pleading and general American jurisprudence. The second section focuses on instruments such as contracts, real estate transactions, wills, and trusts. And the third section is comprised of legal pleadings for many specific areas of law such as bankruptcy, criminal and appellate practices, federal practice, and domestic relations.

    • Business & Economics

Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility


Author: Jonathan S. Lynton,Terri Mick Lyndall
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780827355040
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 392
View: 3730
Starting with an overview of ethics in legal practice, this book introduces learners to this fascinating and vitally important aspect of law. Readers will learn the major areas where ethical dilemmas arise, and what to expect in specialized fields such as family and criminal law. Confidentiality, conflict of interest, and unauthorized practice are among the subjects covered as readers learn how law practice is regulated and how they can bring ethical awareness to the work place! ALSO AVAILABLE INSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS CALL CUSTOMER SUPPORT TO ORDER Instructor's Manual, ISBN: 0-8273-5506-8 Computerized Test Bank, ISBN: 0-8273-6245-5

    • Business & Economics

Legal Research


Author: Steve Barber
Publisher: Delmar Pub
ISBN: 9780827374744
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 413
View: 5095
Designed as an introduction to legal research, this text is written as a hands on guide with ample illustrations and step-by-step explanations as to the set-up and use of all major legal source materials. The focus is on the legal research process, not just components or sources of law. It is also designed for the adjunct instructor with all materials required to teach the class: teaching guidelines, homework assignments with answers, transparency masters, and test questions with answers.ALSO AVAILABLEINSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS CALL CUSTOMER SUPPORT TO ORDERComputerized Test Bank, ISBN: 0-8273-7971-4 Instructor’s Manual, ISBN: 0-8273-7475-5

    • Business & Economics

Legal research and writing


Author: David J. Smith
Publisher: Delmar Pub
ISBN: 9780827363557
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 554
View: 9167
A new book dealing with the fundamentals of legal writing and research. Each chapter focuses only on the essential skills needed for success in the paralegal field. Topics include primary law, secondary sources, computers and other technology, citation, legal analysis and more. The text first describes the tools needed to conduct legal research, then shows how they're applied. Review charts, concrete examples, paralegal practice situations, tips from practicing paralegals, and chapter review questions and problems are included.ALSO AVAILABLE INSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS CALL CUSTOMER SUPPORT TO ORDER Instructor's Manual, ISBN: 0-8273-6356-7 Computerized Test Bank (1996), ISBN: 0-8273-7979-X

    • American literature

Subject Guide to Books in Print

An Index to the Publishers' Trade List Annual
Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: American literature
Page: N.A
View: 7378

    • Business & Economics

Constitutional Law

Cases and Commentary
Author: Daniel E. Hall,Ransford Pyle
Publisher: Delmar Pub
ISBN: N.A
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 419
View: 7207
The history of the constitution and the supreme court are used to lay the ground work for Constitutional Law: Governmental Powers, Structures, and Limits, which is by far the most thorough and current examination of the constitutional aspects of state and federal government published. Some of the topics discussed consist of the structure and organization of government, federalism, separation of powers, and intergovernmental immunities. Chapter questions are included to provoke a student's analytical and critical thinking skills.ALSO AVAILABLE INSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS CALL CUSTOMER SUPPORT TO ORDERInstructor’s Manual, ISBN:0-8273-7188-8

    • Business & Economics

Introduction to Environmental Law


Author: Harold Hickok
Publisher: Delmar Pub
ISBN: 9780827362130
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 404
View: 7895
The author has written this book to try to give the nonlawyer a readable, clear explanation of environmental law. His goal has been to make this exciting but often intimidatingly technical field accessible to the general student.

    • Law

Client Accounting for the Law Office


Author: Elaine M. Langston
Publisher: Delmar Pub
ISBN: N.A
Category: Law
Page: 272
View: 2150
Handling client accounts requires the legal professional to know not only proper accounting procedures, but legal ethics and the appropriate state law. This ideal text/reference covers the procedures and processes legal professionals must know to avoid the pitfalls of legal malpractice. Perfect for use by aspiring as well as working legal professionals, this practical book covers all the issues in client accounting for law offices - from accounts receivable to trust accounting and more.

    • Business & Economics

Law Office Management


Author: Jonathon Lynton,Jonathan S. Lynton
Publisher: Delmar Pub
ISBN: N.A
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 466
View: 8413
This is the ideal reference for legal secretaries, legal assistants and law office managers.

    • Business & Economics

Wills, Estates, and Trusts


Author: Jay H. Gingrich
Publisher: Delmar Pub
ISBN: N.A
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 606
View: 7986
Comprehensive coverage of wills, estates, and trusts that incorporates principles and techniques specific to the legal assistant or paralegal student. Coverage includes discussion of important features that can make the legal assistant student more employable, as well as material that makes this a valuable reference in the workplace.ALSO AVAILABLEINSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS CALL CUSTOMER SUPPORT TO ORDERInstructor's Manual, ISBN: 0-8273-7477-1 Computerized Test Bank (1996), ISBN: 0-8273-7978-1

    • Business & Economics

California estate administration


Author: Zella Mack
Publisher: Delmar Pub
ISBN: N.A
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 399
View: 1508
This book explains the probate field for paralegals and describes in detail the procedures involved in informal probate of an estate from start to finish including: accounting, closing an estate, and making sales of real property. The printed Judicial Council forms are included, as well as typewritten forms needed for alternative procedures. It also describes the preparation of federal estate tax return and the completion of the main schedules, practical tips, and gift taxes. It also covers intestate estates, preparation of wills, and estate planning in general terms. The book contains separate chapters on revocable and irrevocable trusts and trust administration.ALSO AVAILABLEINSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS CALL CUSTOMER SUPPORT TO ORDERInstructor’s Manual, ISBN: 0-8273-7306-6

    • Business & Economics

Legal Information

How to Find It, how to Use it
Author: Kent C. Olson
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0897749634
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 333
View: 4406
"This book looks not only at 'the law, ' but also at other aspects of the legal system, such as the history, politics, and structure of lawmaking institutions."--Preface, p. [vii].

    • Business & Economics

Family Law


Author: Ransford Comstock Pyle
Publisher: Delmar Pub
ISBN: 9780827354791
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 482
View: 5885

    • Law

Law books in print. Vol. 1: Authors


Author: Nicholas Triffin,Alice Pidgeon
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780878020409
Category: Law
Page: N.A
View: 3074

    • American literature

Books in Print


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

Legal Thesaurus


Author: William C. Burton
Publisher: Macmillan Reference USA
ISBN: 9780028970790
Category: Law
Page: 1011
View: 7736


    • Law

Law Books in Print

Books in English Published Throughout the World and in Print Through 1993
Author: Nicholas Triffin
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780878020454
Category: Law
Page: N.A
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    • Law

Foundations of Legal Research and Writing


Author: Carol M. Bast,Margie A. Hawkins
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1133278299
Category: Law
Page: 624
View: 1185
FOUNDATIONS OF LEGAL RESEARCH AND WRITING, Fifth Edition is the ideal resource for paralegals. The book's up-to-the-minute coverage tackles the ever-evolving areas of computer-assisted research and Cyber law, in addition to traditional legal research, analysis, and writing. Extensive research chapters address primary and secondary sources, citating, Lexis/Nexis, the Internet, and more, while writing sections center on drafting client opinion letters, pleadings, contracts, office memos, memoranda of law, and appellate briefs. Every chapter gives you practice writing opportunities, as well as traditional and computer-assisted research assignments to help develop your skills. Detailed case excerpts, samples, tips, and discussions further support the assignments, and illustrate the many perils of inadequate research and poor legal writing. Readers everywhere agree that FOUNDATIONS OF LEGAL RESEARCH AND WRITING, Fifth Edition delivers the concepts you need for success in the most demanding law firms and legal departments today. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Law

Law Books Published


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