Legal Research & Writing

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Class Number: 2102

Summer 2020

PLS 320

3 Units
Fee: 

$899

In this comprehensive, basic legal research course, students are introduced to legal research materials and taught how to use the law library. Skills developed include using statutes, codes, cases, digests, citations, encyclopedias, legal periodicals and government documents; finding, reading and synthesizing cases and statutes; and preparing certain kinds of legal memoranda. Assignments emphasizing problem analysis, legal writing and legal research tools normally require at least six to eight hours per week in a law library. Demonstration and hands-on use of LexisNexis online database, and the Internet are included.

Section: 

01Z

Notes: 

Course Fee: $899
One Saturday meeting scheduled for June 27.

Remote learning will continue for summer 2020. This will be facilitated via our online platform iLearn and with Zoom.

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Registration is unavailable for this class once the semester has started. If you would like to add this course please contact the instructor via email: miverson@sfsu.edu

Students allowed to add the class will be provided with a permission number. Use this number to register. Visit our registration page for information on how to register and pay: https://cel.sfsu.edu/register/register-pay

Class Number: 2102

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Refund Information

Refund Code Full Refund 75% Refund No Refund
CEL_ACSU Class dropped on or before June 5 Class dropped between June 6 and June 12 Class dropped on June 13 and beyond

 

Last Update: Jul 14, 2020 1:30pm