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Plain English: Eschew Legalese

Gerald Lebovits,PLAIN ENGLISH: ESCHEW LEGALESE, New York State Bar Journal., Vol. 80, No. 64, Nov./Dec 2008

5 Pages Posted: 20 Nov 2008 Last revised: 19 May 2009

Gerald Lebovits

Columbia University - Law School; Fordham University School of Law; New York University School of Law

Date Written: November/December 2008

Abstract

This article discusses how to compose legal writing in plain English.

Keywords: plain English, legalese, legal writing

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Lebovits, Gerald, Plain English: Eschew Legalese (November/December 2008). Gerald Lebovits,PLAIN ENGLISH: ESCHEW LEGALESE, New York State Bar Journal., Vol. 80, No. 64, Nov./Dec 2008. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1303010

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