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SENG 401 - Introduction to Legal Research for Software Engineering

This guide provides an introduction to legal research for non-lawyers

About journal articles and periodicals

Legal periodicals and journals include: 

  • law reviews
  • newsletters
  • bar association publications
  • general or topical journals, which contain articles, case comments and book reviews

Journal articles can be published quickly and often offer critical examinations of underdeveloped topics, controversial issues, and new developments and can be useful for researching fine points and new developments in the law. 

Best bets for journal articles

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