Opinion writing / Ruggero J. Aldisert
- Aldisert, Ruggero J.
- Durham, N.C. : Carolina Academic Press, 
- Copyright Date:
- 3rd ed.
- Physical Description:
- xxxi, 329 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
- Writing judicial opinions -- To write or not to write -- Reaching and justifying the decision : a distinction with a difference -- Judicial declaration of public policy -- The outline of your opinion -- Jurisdiction and standards of review -- Orientation paragraph -- Summary of issues -- Statement of facts -- Writing the reasons for the decision -- Concurring and dissenting opinions -- The important role of law clerks -- Opinions of trial courts -- Administrative law judge opinions -- Arbitration procedures and opinion writiing -- Writing style -- Writing style : a reprise, or, "watch your language!" -- Appellate opinion writing checklist -- Appellate opinion testing checklist -- Shorten-your-appellate-opinion checklist -- Trial court and hearing tribunal checklists -- Administrative law judge checklists -- Arbitrator checklists.
- 9781611631234 (pbk.)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references.
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