The course focuses on the language, structure, and style of contracts, agreements, statutes, rules, and regulations with a focus on modern drafting conventions. The course also covers correspondence and the plain-English movement. Students will practice finding, revising, and drafting various kinds of transactional documents.
|Wednesday||5:45 - 7:35 pm||TNH 2.137|
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- Pass/Fail Mandatory
Satisfies ABA Professional Skills Requirement
Drafting Contracts: Why Lawyers Do What They Do - Stark, Tina L.Aspen , edition: 2nd, 2007
ISBN: 073556339X (required)
The Redbook: A Manual on Legal Style - Garner, BryanWest Law School , edition: 3rd, 2013
ISBN: 0314289011 (optional)
A Manual of Style for Contract Drafting - Adams, KennethAmerican Bar Association , edition: 2nd, 2008
ISBN: 1604420286 (optional)
King, Alice L.