“La gestione dei flussi migratori tra politica e diritto” 5 e 6 luglio 2018; h. 15-19 e 9.30-12.30. Sala del Consiglio, Via san Carlo 32, Viterbo
Orario e luogo dei seminari:
21 maggio h. 15.-17, Aula 3;
22 maggio h. 11-13 sala del Consiglio;
28 maggio h. 15-17, sala del Consiglio;
29 maggio h. 11-13, sala del Consiglio.
The two weeks course on Legal Writing and Reasoning aims at:
- 1. Structuring a Written Legal Analysis; Reading Statutes in English; Synthesizing a Legal Rule from Statutes (the teacher will provide examples of simple and complex statutes and we will discuss how to write a clear legal rule from an unclear statute)
- 2. Reading Cases; Writing a Clear Summary of a Legal Case (I will provide examples of cases, and then samples of how to write Case Summaries)
As First Assignment the teacher will provide students with a “hypothetical fact pattern.” The writing assignment will be to analyze the facts, analyze the legal issue, apply the statutory rule and case law to the facts, and predict the outcome.
- 3. Persuasive Legal Writing (focusing on language choices, structure of a persuasive written argument)
- 4. Discussing Principles of Legal Rhetoric and Written Persuasion; Guidance for Clear and Powerful Legal Writing
As Second Assignment Students will write a persuasive legal argument on a particular topic. Multiple issues will be analyzed.