Using DVD Covers to Teach Weight of Authority

Perspectives: Teaching Legal Research and Writing, Vol. 15, No. 1, Fall 2007

4 Pages Posted: 5 Apr 2007

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Michael J. Higdon

University of Tennessee College of Law

Abstract

Using various examples, this essay explores how the movie critic quotes that companies select to grace the cover of DVDs (and ultimately help sell the product) can actually be used to teach students about weight of authority.

Suggested Citation

Higdon, Michael J., Using DVD Covers to Teach Weight of Authority. Perspectives: Teaching Legal Research and Writing, Vol. 15, No. 1, Fall 2007, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=978362

Michael J. Higdon (Contact Author)

University of Tennessee College of Law ( email )

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