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Alwd Guide to Legal Citation (Aspen Coursebook) (Spiral)

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ALWD Guide to Legal Citation, Sixth Edition provides the tools needed for all forms of legal writing, using clear explanations and abundant illustrations. In a single set of rules that the novice and experienced legal writers can easily consult, Professor Barger contrasts the formats used in practice-based documents with those used in academic footnotes.

New to the Sixth Edition:

  • Updated and expanded coverage of public domain case opinions and other primary authorities published online.
  • Updated and expanded coverage of secondary works in online media, including articles, ebooks, blogs, newsletters, and social media.
  • New and updated subsections of rules addressing federal case reporters, statutes, legislation, and regulations online; new treatment of footnote references and footnotes/endnotes in online sources; new treatment and examples of dictionaries, A.L.R. annotations and articles, Restatements, and Principles of the Law.
  • Updated appendices containing abbreviations, jurisdiction-specific sources and local rules, periodicals (more than 70 new titles added); new appendix addressing abbreviations for titles of BD Loose-leaf services.
  • Every rule and example has been revisited and edited for depth and breadth of coverage as well as improved clarity.
  • Shorter than the Fifth Edition (but with the same amount of information).

Product Details
ISBN: 9781454887768
ISBN-10: 1454887761
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Publication Date: May 22nd, 2017
Pages: 608
Language: English
Series: Aspen Coursebook