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Academic Calendar Courses Wake Forest Law offers a variety of courses in many areas of legal theory and practice. Below you will find a complete course listing. Offered in alternate years. The seminar will also consider how legitimacy might differ in countries other than the United States.
A Case Study 2 hours An in-depth analysis of the legal issues of family relationships, with special emphasis on the complex family law issues, current trends and topics in family law, and the intersection of family law issues with other fields of practice.
Competent representation requires the legal knowledge, skill, thoroughness and preparation reasonably necessary for the representation. Advanced Legal Research provides students with the opportunity to expand their skills in using primary and secondary legal sources in the context of legal practice so they can competently represent their clients.
The course covers a range of topics, including statutory and case law research, practice materials, specialized topical resources and cost-effective research strategies. Upon completion of this course, students will have gained experience formulating efficient research methodologies and evaluating sources of legal information in various formats.
Students will perform exercises in each of these areas. They will try two cases during the semester. The last trial is an advanced civil case that serves as their final exam and requires the use of courtroom technology.
Evidence and Trial Practice. This course meets during the first 4 weeks of Summer Session I. Agency is one of the most practical and useful courses you can take. Virtually everyone who practices any type of civil law will face agency issues on a regular basis, whether it be in contract, tort, fraud or business relationships.
The course is taught by an adjunct professor who has a wide ranging civil and criminal litigation practice from employment discrimination and civil rights to business and personal injury and uses the class to teach practical litigation skills and tips for the civil practitioner, breathing life into legal concepts learned in various other courses, such as contract, torts, civil procedure and evidence.
Topics include anti-cruelty laws; medical and scientific research; liability for injuries to, or caused by, animals; hunting laws; and standing for animals. Students will write a paper in this course. Offered on a periodic basis. These topics are relevant to all businesses and their lawyers.
The course focuses on learning the fundamentals and a practical approach for counseling clients in this area. The supervising attorney is their professor.
In addition to representing clients, students learn about advocacy skills and various aspects of appellate practice, using reading materials, some lecture, and class discussions.
They help other pairs through brainstorming and judging practice oral arguments.
Students also visit the Supreme Court of the United States to attend oral argument and meet with court personnel. Participation in the intramural Stanley Moot Court competition is an option in the Fall.Overall, Carriage of Goods by Sea is a very good book.
It provides a clear exposition of the subject to the beginner, as well as a detailed discussion of the leading case law, legislation, conventions and forms and allows the reader to gain an understanding of shipping law with comparatively little effort.
The Carriage of Goods by Sea Conventions 3 Contents Hague Rules 5 The International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law Relating to Bills of Lading.
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