Abstract

http://ssrn.com/abstract=1104065
 
 

Footnotes (26)



 


 



Plain-English Drafting for the 'Age of Statutes'


Douglas E. Abrams


University of Missouri School of Law


University of Missouri School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-05
Precedent, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 20-22, Winter 2008

Abstract:     
Professor Abrams authors a column, Writing it Right, in Precedent, The Missouri Bar's quarterly magazine. In a variety of contexts, the column stresses the fundamentals of quality legal writing - precision, conciseness, simplicity and clarity. Future columns will be posted as they are published, every three months or so.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 10

Keywords: legal writing, legal research and writing

Accepted Paper Series


Download This Paper

Date posted: March 10, 2008 ; Last revised: September 9, 2009

Suggested Citation

Abrams, Douglas E., Plain-English Drafting for the 'Age of Statutes'. University of Missouri School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-05; Precedent, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 20-22, Winter 2008. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1104065

Contact Information

Douglas E. Abrams (Contact Author)
University of Missouri School of Law ( email )
Missouri Avenue & Conley Avenue
Columbia, MO 65211
United States
573-882-0307 (Phone)
Feedback to SSRN


Paper statistics
Abstract Views: 1,210
Downloads: 196
Download Rank: 88,532
Footnotes:  26

© 2014 Social Science Electronic Publishing, Inc. All Rights Reserved.  FAQ   Terms of Use   Privacy Policy   Copyright   Contact Us
This page was processed by apollo4 in 0.344 seconds