Course Description

LAW 397 - Advanced Legal Research

This course is designed to provide students with the research skills needed in the practice of law. Topics covered include the use of primary and secondary sources; case law research; statutory law and legislative history; administrative law; effective use of Lexis, Westlaw, and other electronic databases; international law research; and public records. Emphasis will be placed on appropriate and effective research strategies and evaluation of sources, both print and electronic.

Course Information:

Faculty Term Course Section Schedule Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Cheryl Kelly Fischer /
Stephanie Anayah
16F 397 LEC 1 F 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2.0 No No
Kevin Gerson /
Kelly Leong /
Lynn McClelland
17S 397 LEC 1 F 8:25 AM - 10:25 AM 2.0 No No

Previous Course Offerings:

Faculty Term Course Section Schedule Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Cheryl Kelly Fischer /
Stephanie Anayah
14F 397 LEC 1 F 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2.0 No No
Kevin Gerson 15S 397 LEC 1 F 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2.0 No No
Cheryl Kelly Fischer /
Stephanie Anayah
15F 397 LEC 1 F 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2.0 No No
Kevin Gerson /
Lynn McClelland
16S 397 LEC 1 F 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM 2.0 No No
Categories
Administrative Law & Government Regulation - Financial Regulation; Administrative Law & Government Regulation - Public Health, Labor and Welfare; Administrative Law & Government Regulation - Economic and Consumer Regulation; Administrative Law & Government Regulation - Government, Homeland Security, Immigration and Law Enforcement; Empirical Legal Studies; Research, Writing, & Legal Scholarship;