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Spring 2021
LAW029  B1  LEGAL COMMUNICATION & RESEARCH II

Course Description
TBD

Course Schedule
Dates Day Time Room
01-25-2021 - 04-27-2021   T  10:10 AM-11:50 AM DL

Course Frequency

Course Information

Credits: 2
Pass/Fail Option: No
Prerequisite:
Grading: Graded
Method of Evaluation:
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
General
Special Attributes: None
Course Delivery:
Online (all synchronous)
Special Restrictions:
Law Track(s): None
Bar Subject(s): None
Concentration(s): None
Course Book(s):
Textbook Required:
Yes  
  • Textbook Name: The Elements of Style
    Textbook Type: Paperback
    Requirement: Recommended
    Author: Strunk and White
    Publisher: Pearson
    Edition: 4th Edition
    ISBN: 978-0205309023
      
  • Textbook Name: The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation
    Textbook Type: Paperback
    Requirement: Required
    Author:
    Publisher: Columbia Law Review
    Edition: 21st Edition
    ISBN: 978-0578666150
      
  • Textbook Name: Black's Law Dictionary
    Textbook Type: Paperback
    Requirement: Recommended
    Author: Garner
    Publisher: Thomas Reuters
    Edition: 11th edition
    ISBN: 978-1539229759
      
  • Textbook Name: The Handbook for the New Legal Writer
    Textbook Type: Paperback
    Requirement: Required
    Author: Barton and Smith
    Publisher: Aspen
    Edition: 2nd Edition
    ISBN: 978-1543802146
      
  • Textbook Name: Understanding and Mastering the Bluebook
    Textbook Type: Paperback
    Requirement: Recommended
    Author: Barris
    Publisher: Carolina Academic
    Edition: 3rd edition
    ISBN: 978-1611637748
      
  • Textbook Name: Legal Research in a Nutshell
    Textbook Type: Paperback
    Requirement: Recommended
    Author: Olson
    Publisher: West Academic
    Edition: 13th edition
    ISBN: 978-1640208049
      
  
First Class Assignment(s):
  • Assignment: Please read the Syllabus and Assignment #1, attached below and on Blackboard.

    Material:
    Barton & Smith, The Handbook for the New Legal Writer (2d ed.)
    The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (21st ed.)

    Additional Information:
    The log-in information for our Zoom class is available on Blackboard.
      

    Syllabus B--Spring 2021.pdf
    LComm--Assignment 1--Prof Frohock.pdf

 
Professor(s)

FROHOCK, CHRISTINA


Biography
Contact Information:
Email: cfrohock@law.miami.edu
Phone: (305)284-2329
Office: C419