Dana’s Introduction to U.S. Law & Legal Research: Book & Wiki

Non-Exhaustive Glossary of Terms Researching a Dynamic Legal System Shaped by Long-Lasting Principles Introduction American Law Has Both an Abstract and a Concrete Facet; Only the Latter Constitutes the Object of Legal Research Legal Norms Are Dynamic — The Impact of Judicial and Congressional Scrutiny Judicial and Congressional Review of Statutory Rules Judicial and Congressional…

Interdisciplinary Research Teaching Team

Teaching team: Dana Neacsu, Ph.D., reference law librarian and lecturer-in-law, will coordinate, co-teach (or teach) and attend each workshop session. In 2005 Dana Neacsu worked on introducing librarian-taught legal research to 1L & LLM CLS students, using her own book, Introduction to US Law and Legal Research (2005), with the LLM students. Ten years later…

Interdisciplinary Research Workshop for Law School Students – 2016

Syllabus Interdisciplinary Research Workshop for Law School Students Spring 2016 Goals This workshop will introduce students to the complex relationship between research and technology.  It offers a systematic approach to finding information in today’s digital environment. It is an introduction to the multiple facets of legal research, which sometimes requires so much additional research before one…