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Legal research in California

Legal research in California

Law of America > Law of the United States > California > Legal research. Legal bibliography

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): John K. Hanft
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): California
  • Publication Information: [San Francisco] : Thomson/West, 2007
  • Type: Book
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XV, 551 pages ; 25 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Legal research in California is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Thomson/West
  • Responsable Person: John K. Hanft.
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Country/State: California
  • Number of Editions: 14 editions
  • First edition Date: 1993
  • Last edition Date: 2011
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KFC74
  • ISBN: 9780314973320 031497332X
  • OCLC: 173262553

Main Contents

The legal research environment
Physical characteristics of research materials
The legal profession
The judicial branch
Case reporting
Case law
The legislative branch
Statutory law
The executive branch
Administrative law
Local government
Legal commentary and analysis
Practice works
Updating and verifying authority
Computerized research
Factual research
Resources in major practice areas
Research problem
Legislative history ILlustration.

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