Get Storytelling for Lawyers PDF

By Philip Meyer

ISBN-10: 0195396634

ISBN-13: 9780195396638

Sturdy attorneys have a capability to inform tales. whether or not they are arguing a homicide case or a posh monetary securities case, they could capably clarify a sequence of occasions to judges and juries in order that they comprehend them. the simplest attorneys also are capable of build narratives that experience an emotional effect on their meant audiences. yet what's a story, and the way can attorneys cross approximately developing one? How does one rework a chilly presentation of proof right into a seamless tale that essentially and compellingly takes readers not just from aspect A to indicate B, yet to issues C, D, E, F, and G to boot? In Storytelling for attorneys, Phil Meyer explains how. He starts with a practical concept of the narrative foundations of litigation perform after which applies it to quite a number sensible illustrative examples: briefs, judicial critiques and oral arguments. meant for felony practitioners, academics, legislations scholars, or even interdisciplinary teachers, the booklet bargains a simple but entire rationalization of the relevant function of narrative in litigation. The e-book additionally deals a story device package that vitamins the analytical talents generally emphasised in legislations institution in addition to useful information for practising lawyers that may support them craft their very own felony tales.

Show description

Read Online or Download Storytelling for Lawyers PDF

Best law books

Download e-book for kindle: Capital Punishment (Historical Guides to Controversial by Joseph A. Melusky, Keith Alan Pesto

Capital Punishment examines the talk round the demise penalty, elevating questions and trying to offer an even-handed exam of this debatable perform. The authors mix research of significant concerns with excerpts from landmark criminal judgements, vital files, survey effects, and empirical information.

The first a part of the publication discusses the origins of the loss of life penalty and lines its improvement from antiquity to modern instances. distinct statistical information regarding capital punishment is gifted and mentioned, and the dying penalty is taken into account opposed to a constitutional backdrop with quite a few arguments—for and against—articulated. the second one a part of the publication contains 3 appendices. the 1st appendix offers an annotated record of significant capital-punishment circumstances; the second one offers a extra common chronological remedy of capital punishment; and the 3rd presents a bibliographic essay directing readers to different appropriate assets of curiosity. a radical and insightful therapy, Capital Punishment presents either a precis of the present kingdom of capital punishment and a dialogue of parts of constant controversy.

Warren's Forms of Agreements (Volume 1) by Martin D. Fern PDF

Warren's types of Agreements is an 8-volume set together with various well-defined, well-prefaced types masking approximately each transaction that an lawyer will come across in a company perform. The set serves as either a criminal reference source and a invaluable drafting software. every one bankruptcy comprises introductory fabric that gives felony and useful heritage details relating the actual topic, via whole kinds and particular clauses.

Download e-book for iPad: The Idea of Private Law by Ernest J Weinrib

Inner most legislation is a well-known and pervasive phenomenon. It applies our private intuitions approximately own accountability and justice to the valuables we personal and use, to the wounds we inflict or steer clear of, and to the contracts which we make or holiday. the belief of non-public legislation bargains a brand new manner of realizing this phenomenon.

Download PDF by Yariv Brauner (ed.), Miranda Stewart (ed.): Taxation, Law and Development

Comprising unique essays written by means of most sensible felony students, this cutting edge quantity is the main accomplished assortment so far of self sustaining educational paintings exploring the connection among tax, legislation and improvement. participants hide more than a few tax matters, drawing on monetary, political, social, and institutional views to supply a entire view of the way tax legislation impact and are laid low with human fiscal improvement.

Extra info for Storytelling for Lawyers

Example text

I det aktuella fallet fann HD att företagaren inte kunde ha varit omedveten om att förfarandet inneburit vissa risker. Banken kunde därför inte sägas ha brustit i sitt informationsansvar, trots att den vid sin rådgivning underlåtit att informera företagaren om det osäkra rättsläget. 142 I 17 § KommL stadgas att om kommissionären visat försumlighet vid fullgörande av sitt uppdrag, ”äge kommittenten rätt till ersättning för skada, som därigenom tillskyndats honom”. – I NJA 1995 s. 693 åtog sig en fondkommissionär, som stod under bankinspektionens143 tillsyn, att bedriva handel med indexoptioner för en kunds räkning.

HD fann att den biträdande juristens handlande saknade nära samband med dennes tjänst. Advokatbyråns möjligheter att övervaka den anställde och därigenom avvärja brottet ansågs ha varit små. Det bedrägliga handlandet hade således inte skett ”i tjänsten” och kunde därmed inte föranleda principalansvar för advokatbyrån (3 kap. 174 NJA 2000 s. 175 I fallet ansågs en advokatbyrås principalansvar omfatta anställd advokats handlande som särskilt förordnad boutredningsman, trots att advokaten inte kunde anses ha åtagit sig uppdraget på byråns vägnar och byrån därför inte ansvarade för uppdragets fullgörande (3 kap.

Mäklaren företräder normalt försäkringstagaren, medan ombudet vanligen företräder försäkringsgivaren. Se vidare prop. 2004/05:133 s. 30 f. och 43 f. 186 Andra mäklare än försäkringsmäklare – inte minst fastighetsmäklare (prop. 1983/84:16 s. 60) – anlitas däremot vanligen av säljaren; jfr Tiberg & Dotevall s. 142 och 144. 187 Förslaget till 15 § 1 st. lagen (1984:81) om fastighetsmäklare innehöll ursprungligen en presumtionsregel enligt vilken fastighetsmäklarens provision skulle betalas av säljaren (oavsett om det var säljaren eller köparen som anlitat mäklaren).

Download PDF sample

Storytelling for Lawyers by Philip Meyer

by Ronald

Rated 4.62 of 5 – based on 32 votes
Posted in Law