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Wetlands Law: A Course Source

This is the revised, third edition of The Wetlands Law Course Source. It can be used as the primary text for a two credit seminar or as a supplemental text to cover wetlands material in an environmental law, natural resources law, or water law course. In addition, the administrative law chapter can be used as a supplement in a range of administrative law-related courses, such as environmental law, health law, labor law, immigration law, and others, to introduce basic administrative law concepts.

Torts: Cases and Contexts Volume 1

Volume One of this two-volume set introduces the law of torts and covers negligence and liability in the health-care context.

Plain-spoken and convivial, this casebook makes a deliberate effort to explain the law, rather than to provide a mere compilation of readings and questions. Simple concepts are presented simply. Complex concepts are broken down and accompanied by examples and problems.

CALI Lessons: A Guidebook for Undergraduate Legal Studies & Paralegal Faculty

Edited by Mary Hatfield Lowe, this guide is written as a Teacher's Manual to assist undergraduate legal studies and paralegal faculty in selecting CALI lessons appropriate for their courses. This guide includes Lowe's review of over 50 CALI lessons and tables suggesting which of these lessons are best suited for several standard courses in the legal studies and paralegal curriculum. Lowe's rubric for reviewing the lessons is included.

The Ethics of Tax Lawyering, Third Edition

This chapter’s objective is to raise interesting tax ethics issues in practical contexts. There are 42 notes and questions to prompt and guide discussions, and primary source materials to inform the discussions (e.g., cases, IRC provisions, and Circular 230 excerpts).

17,067 Words, 63 Pages in PDF

Published 2015

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Basic Income Tax 2015-2016 (Third Edition)

An updated 4th edition is available here, August 2016.

This book is the third edition of a basic income tax text, revised for the 2015-2016 academic year. It is intended to be a readable text, suitable for a three-hour course for a class comprised of law students with widely different backgrounds. The text integrates several of the CALI drills that Professor James Edward Maule (Villanova University) prepared.

198,283 Words, 592 Pages in PDF

Published July 2015

The Trial

This work is presented as part of eLangdell Press' Law and Literature Collection.  It was selected based on a review of syllabi in this discipline.