2020-2021 Catalog 
    
    Oct 18, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog [PREVIOUS CATALOG YEAR]

LAW 298 - Special Legal Topics


Description: Introduction to a special legal topic and the role of the paralegal in the critical issues and requirements of the legal specialty area.

Credits: 3
Lecture: 3
Course Content:
  1. Substantive law on the special legal topic
  2. Role of paralegal in the specialized legal area
  3. Pleadings, correspondence, documents in the specialized legal area
  4. Research analysis of critical issues in the specialized legal area

Learning Outcomes:
  1. Identify the legal sources regarding the special legal topic. (1)
  2. Identify the duties required of a paralegal in the specialized legal area. (2)
  3. Analyze and apply current case law to the specialized legal area in pleadings and legal memoranda. (3)
  4. Conduct legal and factual research in the legal specialty area. (4)