On Demand Legal Research and Writing CLEs

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Legal Research & Writing CLEs

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How to Make Your Research Count in Your Writing

1.0 Standard CLE credit

This session aims to help you make your research shine in your written work. You’ll learn best practices for writing engagingly and persuasively about complex legal issues, using caselaw effectively, and synthesizing principles and trends.

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  • CATEGORY
  • Legal Research and Writing
Legal Research Basics

1.0 Standard CLE credit

Mike will provide an overview of the evolution of legal research: from Print to Search to 'Ask.' We'll discuss how this evolution is changing the way we manage a wide diversity of research tasks in an era of do-more-with-less. 

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  • CATEGORY
  • New Lawyer Essentials
  • Legal Research and Writing
Online Legal Research

1.0 Standard CLE credit

We will describe how to effectively use free and low-cost online resources including Google Scholar, Fastcase (free to MSBA members), and resources from Cornell's Legal Information Institute (LII). 

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  • CATEGORY
  • New Lawyer Essentials
  • Legal Research and Writing
The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly - Legal Research with Google

1.0 Standard CLE credit

In addition to reviewing search techniques, we'll discuss the risks and rewards of using Google to complete searches, set up alerts, process result sets, review secondary sources, and more. 

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  • CATEGORY
  • Legal Research and Writing
  • Practice Management & Marketing
Trial Books CLE - Conciliation Appeals

1.0 Standard CLE credit

Trial Books is a new practicelaw resource. Members provide a complete collection of successful trial documents, from "complaint to closing argument." These documents are then introduced in our Trial Books CLE series. In this presentation, Bryan Battina will review everything you need to know about your first conciliation court appeal.

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  • CATEGORY
  • Litigation
  • Legal Research and Writing