The Paralegal Professional, 6th edition
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The Paralegal Professional delivers the knowledge, analytical skills, and ethical understanding you need to succeed as a paralegal in today’s legal environment. Shaped by the insights of legal professionals, the text illuminates the tasks and roles of the paralegal, while developing critical-thinking and hands-on skills.
Published by Pearson (June 15th 2021) - Copyright © 2022
Subject: Paralegal Studies
Category: Introduction to Paralegal Studies
Table of contents
PART I: THE PARALEGAL PROFESSION
1. The Paralegal Profession
2. Ethics and Professional Responsibility
3. The Paralegal Workplace
4. Technology and the Paralegal
PART II: INTRODUCTION TO LAW
5. American Legal Heritage and Constitutional Law
6. The Court System and Alternative Dispute Resolution
7. Civil Litigation
8. Criminal Law and Procedure
9. Administrative Law
PART III: PARALEGAL SKILLS
10. Interviewing and Investigation Skills
11. Legal Writing and Critical Legal Thinking
12. Legal Research
PART IV: LEGAL SUBJECTS
13. Torts and Product Liability
14. Contracts and E-Commerce
15. Property Law
16. Estates and Elder Law
17. Family Law
18. Agency, Employment, and Immigration
19. Business Organizations and Bankruptcy Law
20. Intellectual Property and Digital Law
A. How to Brief a Case
B. Effective Learning
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