Nix the Acronyms
79 Bench & Bar Magazine 17, January 2015
2 Pages Posted: 4 Feb 2015 Last revised: 3 Mar 2015
Date Written: 2015
Because acronyms can hinder a document's readability, courts have expressed displeasure with them in legal writing. This article provides an example of a passage containing cumbersome acronyms and offers suggestions for fixing it.
Keywords: acronyms, initialisms, legal writing, courts, judges
JEL Classification: K10, K00
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