The Legal Profession: Ethics in Contemporary Practice American Casebook Series

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West Academic Publishing #ad - It also presents the most recent scholarship and commentary on new challenges for the legal profession posed by technology, litigation finance, and globalization. This is the only pr book on the market that provides sufficient explanation of basic legal concepts and the operation of the legal system to make it suitable for first-year students, but it also works very well for second and third year courses.

Most chapters also contain problems that can be used in class discussion or as written exercises. Unlike most professional responsibility textbooks on the market, it links ethics issues to portraits of the practice contexts in which they typically arise for real lawyers, however, helping students appreciate their relevance in contemporary practice.

The Legal Profession: Ethics in Contemporary Practice American Casebook Series #ad - It also introduces students to the rich empirical literature on the profession, types of work, teaching them about the profession’s overall composition and organization as well as huge variation in the practice settings, and daily experiences of American lawyers and their clients. The second edition is updated to include problems, materials, and questions drawn from recent events highlighting professional ethics issues currently in the news.

With clear and concise explanations of all basic concepts in the law of lawyering and all topics tested on the MPRE, this accessible book allows professors to satisfy the ABA professional responsibility requirement with a course that students find highly engaging and useful. It invites students to reflect on their place in the profession and how they will navigate the turbulent landscape to chart successful, rewarding and responsible careers in almost any type of practice today’s law graduates might enter.

It describes powerful economic and cultural forces that are reshaping the legal profession, technology, diversity, and it explores current controversies relating to access to justice, globalization, and legal education.

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Model Rules of Professional Conduct

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American Bar Association #ad - Viewed as a whole, however, fiduciary, the model Rules represent a responsible approach to the ethical practice of law and are consistent with professional obligations imposed by other law, corporate, tort, such as constitutional, and agency law. Although the commission endeavored to accommodate the views of all the participants, no set of national standards that speaks to such a diverse constituency as the legal profession can resolve each issue to the complete satisfaction of every affected party.

And the model rules, like all model legislation, will be subject to modification at the level of local implementation. The model rules of professional Conduct are intended to serve as a national framework for implementation of standards of professional con-duct. Indeed, such dissent from individual provisions is expected.

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Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law: Model Rules, State Variations, and Practice Questions

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Wolters Kluwer Law & Business #ad - An indispensable tool for students taking courses in professional responsibility, in the format used in the Multistate Professional Responsibility Examination MPRE, this book contains only the essential resources: the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct and the official comments; a selection of the most distinctive state variations; and 116 practice questions, together with answers and detailed analyses.

This volume includes:the aba rules of Professional Conduct, as issued through August, with official comments, 2014. A carefully selected compilation of variations found in state ethics codes. Each variation was chosen to demonstrate a policy choice made by a state that departed from the ABA s suggested model.

Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law: Model Rules, State Variations, and Practice Questions #ad - The purpose is to enable students to compare certain state rules with the Model Rules and to better understand the policy choices reflected in the ABA Model Rules. Italicized words and additional notes in the state variations, to highlight the differences between the variations and the Model Rules. 116 original practice questions, organized into 14 topics, in the multiple-choice format used by the MPRE, so that students can test their understanding of each topic studied in the course.

Detailed narrative analyses of the answer to each question, explaining why one choice is correct, and why each incorrect answer is not correct.

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Constitutional Law Connected Casebook Aspen Casebook

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Wolters Kluwer #ad - A leading fifth edition text by a prominent scholar, is known for its concise,  Constitutional Law, yet comprehensive presentation. The text’s flexible organization accommodates a variety of course structures so that no chapter assumes that students have read preceding material. Practice questions quiz yourself before class and prep for your exam in the Study Center.

No notes or markings, no online code. The outline tool automatically populates your notes and highlights from the e-book into an editable format to accelerate your outline creation and increase study time later in the semester. Professor chemerinsky’s distinctive approach presents the law solely through case excerpts and his own essays, and with the author’s context and background information, the law becomes more readily understood.

Constitutional Law Connected Casebook Aspen Casebook #ad - Outline tool most professors will tell you that starting your outline early is key to being successful in your law school classes. Highlight, take notes in the margins, and search the full text to quickly find coverage of legal topics. Practice questions from examples & explanations, emanuel Law in a Flash flashcards, Emanuel Law Outlines, and other best-selling study aid series help you study for exams while tracking your strengths and weaknesses to help optimize your study time.

Buy a new version of this connected casebook and receive ACCESS to the online e-book, practice questions from your favorite study aids, and an outline tool on CasebookConnect, the all in one learning solution for law school students. Casebookconnect offers you what you need most to be successful in your law school classes – portability, meaningful feedback, and greater efficiency.

Features: comprehensive coverage; accessible writing style distinctive approach presents the law solely through case excerpts and author-written essays Provides context and background information Flexible organization—no chapter assumes that students have read other chapters Updated throughout; includes major new cases  CasebookConnect features: ONLINE E-BOOK Law school comes with a lot of reading, so access your enhanced e-book anytime, anywhere to keep up with your coursework.

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Criminal Procedure: Investigation Aspen Casebook

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Wolters Kluwer #ad - The third edition examines the impact of a host of recent developments in the courts and legislature on the process investigating crime. Key features: straightforward writing style and clear, dynamic text that is uncluttered with law review excerpts and features thoughtfully edited principal and minor cases.

Systematic and cohesive exploration of policy on every issue, before moving on to the specifics of doctrine. Straight writing style that relies on cases and author essays rather than law review excerpts and strict Socratic rhetoric questions. It eschews reliance on rhetorical questions and law review excerpts in favor of comprehensive exploration of black letter law and trendsetting policy issues.

Levenson s first-hand experience in the criminal justice system with Erwin Chemerinsky s student-friendly writing style. Intuitive chronological presentation of topics. Criminal procedure: investigation not only employs a systemic approach that takes students through issues from policy to application of legal doctrine but also introduces issues at the forefront of modern criminal procedure debates.

Criminal Procedure: Investigation Aspen Casebook #ad - In addition to presenting the perspectives from various stakeholders, the authors take care to provide students with useful, practice-oriented materials. Focusing on the investigation phase of criminal procedure, Criminal Procedure: Investigation combines Laurie L. The book utilizes a chronological approach that guides students through criminal procedure doctrine from rules governing law enforcement investigation to matters related to habeas corpus relief.

Practice-oriented features, discussion of modern policy issues, useful example documents for practitioners.

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Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law: Model Rules, State Variations, and Practice Questions, 2017 and 2018 Edition Supplements

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Wolters Kluwer #ad - A carefully selected compilation of variations found in state ethics codes. An indispensable tool for students taking courses in professional responsibility, in the format used in the Multistate Professional Responsibility Examination MPRE, this book contains only the essential resources: the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct and the official comments; a selection of the most distinctive state variations; and 124 practice questions, together with answers and detailed analyses.

Detailed narrative analyses of the answer to each question, explaining why one choice is correct, and why each incorrect answer is not correct. Italicized words and additional notes in the state variations, to highlight the differences between the variations and the Model Rules. Each variation was chosen to demonstrate a policy choice made by a state that departed from the ABA s suggested model.

Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law: Model Rules, State Variations, and Practice Questions, 2017 and 2018 Edition Supplements #ad - 124 original practice questions, in the multiple-choice format used by the MPRE, organized into 14 topics, so that students can test their understanding of each topic studied in the course. This volume includes: the aba rules of Professional Conduct, with official comments, as issued through August 2016.

No notes or markings, no online code. The purpose is to enable students to compare certain state rules with the Model Rules and to better understand the policy choices reflected in the ABA Model Rules.

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Criminal Law, Cases and Materials American Casebook Series

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West Academic Publishing #ad - No notes or markings, no online code. The book focuses on the cultural context of substantive criminal law, integrating issues of race, gender, class, and sexual orientation where relevant. This text, the only criminal law casebook authored by two progressive female law professors of color, provides the reader with both critical race and critical feminist theory perspectives on criminal law.

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Property Connected Casebook Aspen Casebook

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Wolters Kluwer #ad - Jesse dukeminier’s trademark wit, now in its Eighth Edition, passion, and human interest perspective has made Property, one of the best—and best loved—casebooks of all time. Casebookconnect offers you what you need most to be successful in your law school classes – portability, meaningful feedback, and greater efficiency.

No notes or markings, no online code. Expedited shipping available. Extended material on intellectual property with new cases on patents, copyright, and trademarks. Casebookconnect features: online e-book law school comes with a lot of reading, so access your enhanced e-book anytime, anywhere to keep up with your coursework.

Practice questions quiz yourself before class and prep for your exam in the Study Center. In the eighth edition, the authors—along with new co-author Lior Jacob Strahilevitz—have created a thoughtful and thorough revision, true to the spirit of the Late Jesse Dukeminier. A unique blend of authority and good humor, compelling cases, you’ll find a moveable feast of visual interest, and timely coverage of contemporary issues.

Property Connected Casebook Aspen Casebook #ad - Introduction of a comprehensive treatment of the mortgage crisis with new cases and notes on foreclosure, proposals to reform the legal system and proposals to revamp housing finance. Outline tool most professors will tell you that starting your outline early is key to being successful in your law school classes.

Practice questions from examples & explanations, emanuel Law in a Flash flashcards, Emanuel Law Outlines, and other best-selling study aid series help you study for exams while tracking your strengths and weaknesses to help optimize your study time. Highlight, take notes in the margins, and search the full text to quickly find coverage of legal topics.

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The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation, 20th Edition

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Claitors Pub Div #ad - The bluebook: a uniform system of citation 20th edition, electronic media, statutes, books, covering the format of citations from a variety of legal sources, periodicals, including court cases, Presents a guide for lawyers for constructing citations, and international documents. No notes or markings, no online code.

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Business Organizations: Cases, Problems, and Case Studies, Third Edition Aspen Casebooks

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Aspen Publishers #ad - Recent legislation and supreme court decisions, new and updated problems, and a substantially revised companion website support a clear and sustained examination of the role and purview of the law in business transactions. Reflecting ongoing changes in the structure and regulation of modern business practice, Business Organizations: Cases, problems, now in its Third Edition, and Case Studies, Problems, offers a unique combination of doctrine, and case studies.

At a critical juncture in the history of business law in the U. S. The third Edition offers timely yet streamlined coverage. The hands-on problem sets use actual cases and on-line case files to unveil situations faced by identified companies' bringing the real world, and a wealth of source materials, right into your classroom.

Business Organizations: Cases, Problems, and Case Studies, Third Edition Aspen Casebooks #ad - Recent, high-interest cases are balanced against classic teaching chestnuts. Brief, innovative problems are used in combination with longer case studies. Offering clear descriptions of developing business law, and telecommunications short problems after selected topics give students practice applying the legal principles covered in that section case studies styled on the B-school model that provide opportunities for in-depth analysis of the law in business transactions hybrid entities treated in detail, with a focus on private equity LP new and updated problems that consistently reinforce topical coverage additional features on the companion website No notes or markings, and new limited liability business forms as well as growth industries such as computers, such as joint ventures, franchises, the Third Edition examines: recent legislative developments and Supreme Court cases new coverage of Section E, including a separate chapter on limited liability Recording a critical moment in the history of business law, Limited Partnerships, this vivid and timely casebook features: a discriminating selection of fresh cases and classic chestnuts in-depth coverage of how the law applies to modern business structures, venture capital arrangements, biotechnology, no online code.

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Intellectual Property in the New Technological Age 2019: Vol II Copyights, Trademarks and State IP Protections

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Clause 8 Publishing #ad - No notes or markings, no online code. Expedited shipping available. Bluebook: a Uniform System of Citation. Volume i covers philosophical perspectives, trade secret law, and patent law. We have also reorganized the chapter and focused it on IP regimes. Volume ii covers copyright law, trademark law, and state intellectual property law protections.

We have also significantly expanded coverage of design patents in response to the growing importance of this form of protection. Copyright law: the supreme court issued important decisions addressing the useful article doctrines, the public performance right, and the first sale doctrine. Intellectual property in the New Technological Age provides an in-depth survey of the rapidly evolving field of intellectual property law.

Intellectual Property in the New Technological Age 2019: Vol II Copyights, Trademarks and State IP Protections #ad - We have restructured the patent chapter to illuminate these areas. We have also integrated the digital copyright materials into a unified treatment of copyright law and substantially revamped the fair use section to reflect the broadening landscape of this important doctrine. Trademark law: we have integrated important cases on genericide, federal registrability of disparaging marks, likelihood of confusion on the Internet, merchandising rights, and remedies.

Other state ip protections: We have updated material on the right of publicity, an active and growing area. The past few years also witnessed important developments in the Online Service Provider safe harbor, fair use, and music.

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