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What is Cyberbullying?
This article discusses defining cyberbullying within the university context by deconstructing the term cyberbullying, considering the type of harm to be prevented, considering intent, and determining whether to address ...
Legal Writing in the Academy 2000-2010: A Decade of Promise and Progress
(The Journal of the Legal Writing Institute, 2011-08-09)
Legal writing routinely tops the list when practitioners and judges are surveyed about critical lawyering skills, but for decades legal writing courses, and those who taught them, have been marginalized. This article ...
Disasters are crises that often occur without notice and rarely with advance warning. This article provides ideas for university campuses and departments on how to prepare in advance for a disaster. Ideas include educating ...
Lessons in Collaboration: Learning from the Post-Virginia Tech Task Force Reports
After the Virginia Tech tragedy, many colleges have responded with a renewed focus on how to improve their risk-management procedures. This article discusses ways which colleges can more effectively manage their risk; ...
Motion Potion: Tips for Magical Memoranda
Legal memoranda and motions must quickly inform a decision-maker about what the issue is, what the law is, and what the client’s position is. As a result, these documents usually are not a captivating read, however, the ...
Facilitated Plagiarism: The Saga of Term-Paper Mills and the Failure of Legislation and Litigation to Control Them
This article explores facilitated plagiarism, which is the commission of plagiarism by students purchasing and submitting papers obtained from term-paper mills. The article covers term-paper mill history and operations and ...
Citation Frustrations—And Solutions
This article explores the frustrations felt by law review staff members, including feelings that cite and source projects are grunt work, that the projects involve too many steps, and that citation rules are difficult to ...
Cyberbullies on Campus
This article introduces law schools to the problem of cyberbullying. The article describes common characteristics of bullies and cyberbullies, how bullying affects victims, and how bystanders fit into the equation. The ...
Hazing in the Internet Age
The explosion of online communities and the use of technology in communications has led to an increase in the number of students publicly sharing information about and photographs of hazing incidents. Campuses might find ...
Alwd Citation Manual: A Professional System of Citation
(Aspen Publishers, 2003)
A professional manual of legal citation rules. Topics covered include: purposes for citations; citation basics; citing specific print sources; electronic sources; incorporating citations into documents; and quotations.