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  • 1Legal English — is the style of English used by lawyers and other legal professionals in the course of their work. It has particular relevance when applied to the drafting of written material, including:* legal documents: contracts, licences etc * court… …

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  • 2Legal deposit — is a legal requirement that a person or group submit copies of their publications to a repository, usually a library. The requirement is mostly limited to books and periodicals. The number of copies varies and can range from one to 19 (in Poland) …

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  • 3Legal instrument — is a legal term of art that is used for any written legal document such as a certificate, a deed, a will, an Act of Parliament or a law passed by a competent legislative body in municipal (domestic) or international law. Many legal instruments… …

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  • 4Legal advertising — is marketing by law firms and attorneys.Marketing and advertising by lawyers in the United StatesThere is no standard definition of what constitutes legal advertising. [There is no definition for it in Ballentine s Law Dictionary, nor at a search …

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  • 5legal secretary — n. A secretary with special expertise in legal matters. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008. legal secretary n. A secretary employed b …

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  • 6Legal research in the United States — What is Legal Research? Legal research is the process of identifying and retrieving information necessary to support legal decision making. In its broadest sense, legal research includes each step of a course of action that begins with an… …

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  • 7legal profession — Introduction       vocation that is based on expertise in the law and in its applications. Although there are other ways of defining the profession, this simple definition may be best, despite the fact that in some countries there are several… …

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  • 8Legal aspects of transsexualism — Transsexual people are those who establish a permanent identity with the gender opposite to that which they were assigned at birth. As most legal jurisdictions have at least some recognition of the two traditional genders at the exclusion of… …

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  • 9Legal controversy between Answers in Genesis and Creation Ministries International — Answers in Genesis is an organization promoting Young Earth creationism that was started from the merger of two Australian creationist organizations in 1980. However, in February 2006 Answers in Genesis USA and the UK office withdrew from the AiG …

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  • 10Legal document assistant — A legal document assistant, or LDA (also commonly known as “legal document preparer,” “legal technician,” “online legal document provider” and “legal document clerk”) [ [http://legaldocumentassistant.blogspot.com/2007/12/whats in name.html SCRIBE …

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  • 11Legal terminology textbook — Unlike a law dictionary, which arranges and defines legal words and phrases individually and in alphabetical order, a legal terminology textbook arranges and defines legal words and phrases in groups and by topic. As a result, a student or other… …

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  • 12Legal secretary — In the practice of law in the United States, a legal secretary is person who works in the legal profession, typically assisting lawyers. Legal secretaries help by preparing and filing legal documents, such as appeals or motions. It is not unusual …

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  • 13Legal institutions of Scotland in the High Middle Ages — Scottish legal institutions in the High Middle Ages are, for the purposes of this article, the informal and formal systems which governed and helped to manage Scottish society between the years 900 and 1288, a period roughly corresponding with… …

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  • 14legal name — noun 1. a. : the designation of a person recognized by the law as correct and sufficient and constituting under common law one given name followed by the family name and in modern times requiring or permitting one or more middle given names or… …

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  • 15legal secretary — /ligəl ˈsɛkrətri/ (say leeguhl sekruhtree) noun 1. one of the support staff  in a legal firm, usually with sufficient legal knowledge to be able to give a high level of professional administrative assistance to a barrister or solicitor, as in the …

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  • 16legal secretary — An employee of an attorney or law office whose responsibilities include the typing of legal documents, memoranda and correspondence, the keeping of records and files, giving and receiving notices, and such other duties as required by her or his… …

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  • 17legal secretary — An employee of an attorney or law office whose responsibilities include the typing of legal documents, memoranda and correspondence, the keeping of records and files, giving and receiving notices, and such other duties as required by her or his… …

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  • 18Legal writing — is a type of technical writing used by legislators, lawyers, judges, and others in law to express legal analysis and legal rights and duties. Its distinguishing features include reliance on and citation to authority, importance of precedent,… …

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  • 19Legal challenges to NSA warrantless searches in the United States — started one month after the existence of an NSA domestic surveillance program was revealed in the press on December 16, 2005. The litigation faces unusual obstacles. Alberto Gonzales has admitted that the NSA program includes spying on attorney… …

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  • 20documents — I noun case history, chronicle, credentials, data, documentation, evidence, exhibits, file, instruments, legal instruments, manuscript, moving papers, official writing, papers associated concepts: ancient documents, attorney client privilege,… …

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