Teen Legal Rights 3rd Edition

Author: David L. Hudson Jr.
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1610697006
Size: 53.63 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The only book of its kind to examine all aspects of a young adult's legal rights at school, at work, and at home, including recent developments in teen-oriented legislation. • Includes excerpted primary sources and thought-provoking sidebars that allow readers to directly engage with the law • Provides simple and straightforward answers to common legal concerns and questions asked by teens and parents • Reveals areas of the law that are still in debate • Clarifies what kind of speech is permissible online and the occasions when parents and schools can legally limit what is expressed

Legal Research

Author: Colleen Kristl Pauwels
Publisher: Phi Delta Kappa International
ISBN: 9780873678148
Size: 72.73 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Federal Law Of Employment Discrimination In A Nutshell

Author: Mack A. Player
Publisher: West Academic
Size: 53.58 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Reliable guide to the federal law of employment discrimination. Authoritative summary covers common law; labor relations; public employees and the Constitution; statutes; the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC); express use of proscribed classifications and justifications; disparative impact; conditions of employment; harassment; race and color; national origin; religion; disabilities; Age Discrimination Act; retaliation; remedies; and procedures.

Finding The Answers To Legal Questions Second Edition

Author: Virginia M. Tucker
Publisher: American Library Association
ISBN: 0838915698
Size: 37.19 MB
Format: PDF
View: 312
Whether for self-representation, to be an informed consumer of legal services, or to learn the U.S. legal system, more people than ever are using the library to obtain legal information and legal research advice. The new edition of Finding the Answers to Legal Questions is a comprehensive guide to help librarians confidently assist users in finding the legal information they need. Newly revised and updated, this timely, clearly organized, and easy-to-use resource is packed with guidance to help librarians answer questions that span the gamut of the law. An ideal book for practicing librarians looking to better serve users' legal needs, as well as for students preparing for careers as librarians, it provides an overview of fundamental legal information, including the basic structure of the U.S. legal system and primary law;how-to instructions for finding primary law in print sources, free websites, and pay-for-view databases;information on how to evaluate the trustworthiness of online and print resources;tips for conducting a legal reference interview;guidance for handling common legal questions, such as lawsuits, family law, landlord-tenant disputes, wills and estate planning, debt, bankruptcy, employment, and criminal law; andadvice on how to build a basic legal reference collection. This book will help librarians connect users to the most accurate, up-to-date legal information.

Legal Information

Author: Kent C. Olson
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0897749634
Size: 15.75 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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"This book looks not only at 'the law, ' but also at other aspects of the legal system, such as the history, politics, and structure of lawmaking institutions."--Preface, p. [vii].