Essential Lawyering Skills

Interviewing, Counseling, Negotiation, and Persuasive Fact Analysis

Author: Stefan H. Krieger,Richard K. Neumann Jr.

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

ISBN: 1454860871

Category: Law

Page: 432

View: 2258

A readable and concise introduction to the essential skills of interviewing, counseling, negotiation, and fact analysis. Features: Incorporates the latest research on: cognitive science research on fact analysis; storytelling process; and negotiation theory. Includes state-of-the-art techniques for fact investigation. Plenty of examples promote interest, accessibility, and place topics in context.

Transactional Lawyering Skills

Client Interviewing, Counseling, and Negotiation

Author: Richard K. Neumann

Publisher: Aspen Publishers

ISBN: 9781454822325

Category: Law

Page: 151

View: 5945

The highly respected author of Transactional Lawyering Skills has written and co-written some of the top-selling books in the field. Designed to supplement Contract Drafting and Transactional Skills courses, his concise, straightforward explanation of professionalism covers working with transaction clients; problem-solving and problem-prevention; and transactional interviewing, counseling, and negotiation. Professional responsibility issues are fully integrated throughout the material. Going beyond simple theory, the text provides a succinct explanation of the lawyer-client relationship as well as the mechanics of transactional lawyering. Transactional Lawyering Skills can be used to help add a third credit to a 2-credit contract drafting course. Features concise, straightforward explanations of professionalism working with transaction clients problem-solving and problem-prevention transactional interviewing, counseling, and negotiation highly respected author has written/co-written top-selling books in the field integrated coverage of professional responsibility issues clear and succinct discussion of lawyer-client relationship covers the mechanics of transactional lawyering goes beyond simple theory can be used to help add a third credit to a 2-credit contract drafting course

Putting Skills Into Practice

Legal Problem Solving and Writing for New Lawyers

Author: Daniel L. Barnett

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

ISBN: 1454848421

Category: Law

Page: 240

View: 5769

Putting Skills Into Practice: Legal Problem Solving and Writing for New Lawyers is a concise new book that can be used either as the main text for an advanced legal writing course focused on preparing practice-ready documents, or as a reference for new associates. The author, Daniel L. Barnett of the William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii, has consulted at a variety of law firms. He has found that new lawyers often struggle to complete the projects they are assigned, often because they do not understand how to apply the skills and knowledge they acquired in law school. This step-by-step guide leads advanced legal writing students and new associates through the process of completing typical assignments. It begins with the essential legal process question of determining the law that applies to the issue at hand and then guides readers through sophisticated questions of how to handle unclear analysis in different types of legal documents.

Vom Sakrament zum Vertrag

Ehe, Religion und Recht in der abendländischen Tradition

Author: John Witte

Publisher: Evangelische Verlagsanstalt

ISBN: 9783374026999

Category:

Page: 322

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Was ist die Ehe - Ruckgrat einer stabilen Gesellschaftsordnung oder Kernmodell patriarchalischer Herrschaftsstruktur? Die Vielfalt von Meinungen daruber ist verwirrend. John Witte untersucht das komplexe Zusammenspiel von Recht, Theologie und dem Konzept der Ehe im Abendland. Er verfolgt die christlichen Normen und die abendlandischen rechtlichen Prinzipien zur Ehe und zum Familienleben besonders in den letzten 500 Jahren. Dabei stellt der Autor den besonderen Beitrag eines jeden Modells - des sakramentalen-katholischen, des lutherischen, calvinistischen, anglikanischen und des aufklarerischen Ehekonzepts - zur Ehetradition des Abendlandes jenseits moralischer Kategorisierungen heraus.

Financial Modeling

Author: Sebastian Prexl,Michael Bloss,Dietmar Ernst,Christoph Haas,Joachim Häcker,Bernhard Röck

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783791035413

Category:

Page: 640

View: 4615


Schutzschrift für Raimond von Sebonde

Author: Michel de Montaigne

Publisher: Hofenberg

ISBN: 9783743708129

Category: Philosophy

Page: 256

View: 2552

Michel de Montaigne: Schutzschrift für Raimond von Sebonde »Apologie de Raymond Sebon)«. Erstdruck in: Essais, Bordeaux 1580. Der Text folgt der ersten deutschen Übersetzung von Johann Daniel Tietz (Friedrich Lankischens Erben), Leipzig 1753. – Die Fußnoten stammen vom Übersetzer. Da sich die hilfreiche Übertragung der fremdsprachigen Zitate und der aufschlußreiche Nachweis von Montaignes Quellen in vielen Fällen nicht von den Kommentaren des Übersetzers trennen ließen, wurden die Noten vollständig übernommen. Die Position der Fußnotenzeichen wurde dem üblichen Gebrauch angepaßt. Neuausgabe mit einer Biographie des Autors. Herausgegeben von Karl-Maria Guth. Berlin 2017. Textgrundlage ist die Ausgabe: Michel de Montaigne: Essais [Versuche] nebst des Verfassers Leben nach der Ausgabe von Pierre Coste ins Deutsche übersetzt von Johann Daniel Tietz. Band 1-3, Zürich: Diogenes, 1992. Die Paginierung obiger Ausgabe wird in dieser Neuausgabe als Marginalie zeilengenau mitgeführt. Umschlaggestaltung von Thomas Schultz-Overhage. Gesetzt aus der Minion Pro, 11 pt.

Jenseits der Menschenrechte

Die Rechtsstellung des Individuums im Völkerrecht

Author: Anne Peters

Publisher: Mohr Siebeck

ISBN: 9783161527494

Category: Law

Page: 559

View: 4807

Grundthese des Buches ist, dass ein Paradigmenwechsel stattgefunden hat, der den Menschen zum primaren Volkerrechtssubjekt macht. Diese These wird vor dem Hintergrund der Ideengeschichte und Dogmatik der Volkerrechtspersonlichkeit des Menschen entfaltet und auf die Rechtspraxis in zahlreichen Teilrechtsgebieten, angefangen vom Recht der internationalen Verantwortung uber das Recht des bewaffneten Konflikts, das Recht der Katastrophenhilfe, das internationale Strafrecht, das internationale Umweltrecht, das Konsularrecht und das Recht des diplomatischen Schutzes, das internationale Arbeitsrecht, das Fluchtlingsrecht bis hin zum internationalen Investitionsschutzrecht gestutzt. Der neue Volkerrechtsstatus des Menschen wird mit dem Begriff des subjektiven internationalen Rechts auf den Punkt gebracht.

Oliver Twist (Vollständige Ausgabe)

Author: Charles Dickens

Publisher: BookRix

ISBN: 3736843445

Category: Fiction

Page: 396

View: 7546

"Oliver Twist" ist ein Gesellschaftsroman von Charles Dickens, der unter dem vollständigen Titel "Oliver Twist; or, The Parish Boy's Progress" ("Oliver Twist oder der Weg des Fürsorgezöglings") von Februar 1837 bis April 1839 in Fortsetzungen in der Zeitschrift "Bentley's Miscellany" erschien. Oliver Twist ist Dickens' zweiter Roman. Er wurde mehrfach für Theater, Kino, Fernsehen und Comic adaptiert.

Fremd in ihrem Land

Eine Reise ins Herz der amerikanischen Rechten

Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild

Publisher: Campus Verlag

ISBN: 3593507668

Category: Political Science

Page: 429

View: 5382

In vielen westlichen Ländern sind rechte, nationalistische Bewegungen auf dem Vormarsch. Wie ist es dazu gekommen? Arlie Russell Hochschild reiste ins Herz der amerikanischen Rechten, nach Louisiana, und suchte fünf Jahre lang das Gespräch mit ihren Landsleuten. Sie traf auf frustrierte Menschen, deren "Amerikanischer Traum" geplatzt ist; Menschen, die sich abgehängt fühlen, den Staat hassen und sich der rechtspopulistischen Tea-Party-Bewegung angeschlossen haben. Hochschild zeigt eine beunruhigende Entwicklung auf, die auch in Europa längst begonnen hat. Hochschilds Reportage ist nicht nur eine erhellende Deutung einer gespaltenen Gesellschaft, sondern auch ein bewegendes Stück Literatur. "Jeder, der das moderne Amerika verstehen möchte, sollte dieses faszinierende Buch lesen." Robert Reich "Ein kluges, respektvolles und fesselndes Buch." New York Times Book Review "Eine anrührende, warmherzige und souverän geschriebene, ungemein gut lesbare teilnehmende Beobachtung. ... Wer ihr Buch liest, versteht die Wähler Trumps, weil sie auf Augenhöhe mit ihnen und nicht über sie spricht." FAZ

Algebra für Dummies

Author: Mary Jane Sterling

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527812504

Category: Mathematics

Page: 384

View: 9181

Algebra ist für viele Schüler ein notwendiges Übel. »Algebra für Dummies« hilft allen, die die Algebra der Oberstufe bestehen müssen. Das Buch ist außerdem für diejenigen ein treuer Begleiter, die die Algebra auffrischen müssen zum Beispiel vor Studienbeginn. Wem Brüche, Exponenten und Kurvendiskussionen die Haare zu Berge stehen lassen und Terme auch in Papierform den Schweiß auf die Stirn treiben, dem hilft dieses Buch auf einfache und humorvolle Art und Weise.

Souveränität

Herkunft und Zukunft eines Schlüsselbegriffs

Author: Dieter Grimm

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Sovereignty

Page: 135

View: 1996


Persuasive Written and Oral Advocacy in Trial and Appellate Courts

Author: Michael R. Fontham,Michael Vitiello,David W. Miller

Publisher: Aspen Publishers

ISBN: 9780735524507

Category: Law

Page: 433

View: 1426

Persuasive Oral and Written Advocacy: In Trial and Appellate Courts offers detailed coverage of appellate practice as well as trial-court motions practice. It takes the reader from start to finish through the processes of writing, editing, and presenting effective written arguments, and also preparing and delivering persuasive oral arguments. To familiarize prospective lawyers with essential skills and concepts, this title includes: a step-by-step guide to preparing and editing effective written and oral arguments special attention to the distinct requirements of trial and appellate courts a detailed focus on the procedural requirements for preserving issues, taking appeals, and seeking appellate review The authors draw on their experience in teaching and practice to focus on what students need to learn. They offer: extensive examples for legal writing and editing - the text demonstrates what it describes practical advice on oral argument in appellate and trial settings an emphasis on the judge's perspective, which needs to be considered when preparing an argument checklists in every chapter for easy reference and review a detailed Teacher's Manual an annual companion supplement offering a fully developed litigation problem Crafted for classroom effectiveness, yet rooted in the practical realities of lawyering, Persuasive Written and Oral Advocacy: In Trial and Appellate Courts deserves your careful consideration for adoption.

Basic Contract Drafting Assignments

A Narrative Approach

Author: Sue Payne

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

ISBN: 1454831766

Category: Law

Page: 448

View: 8628

Basic Contract Drafting Assignments: A Narrative Approach is a unique supplement of contract drafting exercises designed to be used with any contracts or drafting course book. Instructors who want to incorporate drafting exercises into the classroom experience will find an invaluable asset in his supplement, which provides students with the tools necessary to develop skills that can be applied to various types of advanced transactional work. Divided into four interest-catching sequences, this concise paperback takes a narrative approach, and gives students the opportunity to learn by doing: The first assignment in each sequence introduces the clients, their businesses, and their needs. In the second and third assignments those clients evolve and grow, and their business needs change. Each sequence features assignments of varying lengths and types, including gathering information, interviewing the client, outlining the issues that need to be considered from both sides of the table, and drafting the necessary memos, letters, and final contract. The assignments focus on methodologies in four areas: How to conceptualize in writing the parties rights, duties, risks, and protections. How to organize a contract on both the macro and the micro levels. How to draft for clarity and enforceability. How to express boilerplate terms. Additional resources for students and instructors include: Entertaining and informative appendices, among them What Deal Lawyers Say to Each Other: A Dictionary of Contract Negotiation and Drafting Slang Ten Tips for Interviewing a Client about a Transaction Decoding the Comments on Student Contracts: Some Samples with Illustrations Basic Contract Drafting Assignments will augment and enhance any book you are currently using by providing a wealth exercises that will help students learn real-world drafting techniques and skills.

Materials in Trial Advocacy

Problems and Cases

Author: Thomas A. Mauet,Warren D. Wolfson

Publisher: Aspen Publishers

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 1085

View: 5742

To facilitate your students' transition from the classroom to the courtroom, use the new edition of the book that has prepared thousands of lawyers for their in court -- Materials in Trial Advocacy. This effective and widely used book presents problems organized to parallel the stages of a trial that contains case files for bench or jury trials. It is the companion problem book for Mauet's newly revised Trial Techniques, Sixth Edition. The book help students gain confidences as they gain experience: the authors divide trial techniques into three levels; the essentials, the process developing trial strategy, and complete trials coverage of high-interest areas enlivens study each chapter contains a mix of civil and criminal problems of increasing complexity materials are based on actual cases from the authors' experience as trial lawyers and judges carefully crafted problems are short, self-contained, and emphasized specific skills eleven civil and criminal case files appear in the final chapter Look for this important new context in the Fifth Edition: a CD-ROM containing the exhibits, statements, and transcripts of each case file in Chapter 9. new problems in the areas of impeachment and cross-examination a new case file, U.S. v. Manning, which can be tried as a civil or criminal fraud modifications of some case files, including State v. Hudson, now a single-defendant trial, and the newly restructured Minor v. Mid-American, now a comparative fault trial

Basic Tort Law

Cases, Statutes, and Problems

Author: Arthur Best,David W. Barnes

Publisher: Aspen Law & Business

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 892

View: 5507

If you want your students to have a solid foundation in the doctrine, theory, and applications of tort law when they complete your course, this accessible coursebook deserves your careful consideration. Basic Tort Law: Cases, Statutes, and Problems presents a clear, explicit review of content, excellent case selection, and memorable, classtested problems.This concise, practical casebook was written with the needs of both instructors and students in mind: - the expert authors draw on their years of experience; Arthur Best is the author of the enormously successful Examples & Explanations study guide on Evidence - clear, direct text introduces cases and explains important concepts; nothing is hidden from the student - a balanced presentation of modern and classic cases includes Vaughan v. Menlove (standard of care), Vincent v. Lake Erie Transportation Co. (the doctrine of "incomplete privilege"), and Greenman v. Yuba Power (product liability) - appealing and memorable problems based on actual reported cases reinforce understanding and build analytical skills - the book is distinctly contemporary, reflecting the most current thinking on key issues - ample background information places cases and statutes in context - accessible notes highlight key issues, alternative perspectives, and basic theoryAn exceptionally thorough Teacher's Manual accompanies the book with: - sample syllabi and guidance for structuring four-and six-credit courses - detailed suggestions for class preparation, including specific tips on how to present the cases and materials - answers and analysis for all the problems and questions raised in the book - multiple choice and true/falsequizzes usable in an internet-based automatic quiz systemsGive your students a casebook that builds their confidence as it expands their knowledge--Best and Barnes' Basic Tort Law: Cases, Statutes, and Problems.