LGS1006: Legal Research and Writing II

Area of Study
Credits 4.0
In this course, the student will continue to experience "legal method" by conducting detailed research and by preparing legal briefs and memoranda. This course is intended to enhance the basic legal method skills developed in the LGS1005 course. The concentration will be on library research, including computer- assisted and test-assisted methods, giving special emphasis to Westlaw and other legal research online databases. Students will be required to present conclusions of their research in concise, grammatically correct, well-reasoned legal briefs and memoranda.