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9781627228589

American law 101 : an easy primer on the U.S. legal system

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A thorough introduction to American legal principles, a highly accessible user’s guide into both the spirit and the black letter law underlying the U.S. legal system. Everyone who wants a better, working understanding of U.S. law and the way it is applied—foreign lawyers, law students or those thinking about law school, business professionals, journalists, and the simply curious—can use this straightforward, approachable guide to the American legal system.

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  • ISBN: 9781627228589 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1627228586 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xiv, 165 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : American Bar Association, [2015]

Content descriptions

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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How to think like an American lawyer -- The American legal system made easy -- Contracts I -- Contracts II -- Torts -- Constitutional law -- Criminal law and procedure -- International business law (an American law perspective) -- International business law (an American law perspective) -- International public law : an American law perspective -- Alternative dispute resolution and civil litigation.
Summary, etc.:
A thorough introduction to American legal principles, a highly accessible user’s guide into both the spirit and the black letter law underlying the U.S. legal system. Everyone who wants a better, working understanding of U.S. law and the way it is applied—foreign lawyers, law students or those thinking about law school, business professionals, journalists, and the simply curious—can use this straightforward, approachable guide to the American legal system.
Subject: Law > United States.
Jurisprudence > United States.
Justice, Administration of > United States.
Jurisprudence.
Justice, Administration of.
Law.


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