This style manual will meet the practical needs of law students, attorneys, paralegals, and anyone who prepares legal documents. It will not only help ease the task of writing legal papers but also enable the writer to present the material in a more effective way. Saying it in qplain Englishq can often be more effective than obtuse legal jargon. Striking the right balance between qlegaleseq and plain English is one of the objectives of this manual. On a practical level for producing sound written expression, this book guides the writer in the essentials of punctuation, grammar and proper word usage.... Latin and other foreign words and expressions when used in legal writing. a fortiori alter ego amicus curiae arguendo ... in limine nunc pro tunc perse pro forma quid pro quo sic sine die sine qua non status quo ante sua sponte subpoena adanbsp;...
|Title||:||A+ Style Manual for Legal Writing in Plain English|
|Author||:||Staff of Research Education Association|
|Publisher||:||Research & Education Assoc. - 2001-01|