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Plain English for lawyers

Richard C. Wydick

Plain English for lawyers

by Richard C. Wydick

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Published by s.n.] in [s.l .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Legal composition.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard C. Wydick.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 727-765 ;
    Number of Pages765
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16524877M

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Book Summary: The title of this book is Plain English for Lawyers and it was written by Richard C. Wydick, Amy E. Sloan. This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Carolina Academic Press and has a total of pages in the : Carolina Academic Press will publish the fifth edition of Richard Wydick's Plain English for Lawyers in time for use in the fall of Wydick's little book has been a favorite of law students, legal writing.

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Richard Wydick made Plain English for Lawyers a classic book for teaching clear legal writing. Professor Wydick passed away in I am honored to have the opportunity to revise and update the book.

File Size: 75KB. Plain English (or layman's terms) is language that is intended to be clear and attempts to avoid complex vocabulary. It attempts to be free of clichés and needless technical jargon, and should be.

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Wydick's Plain English for Lawyers--now in its fifth edition--has been a favorite of law students, legal writing teachers, lawyers, and judges for over 25 Januarythe Legal Writing Institute File Size: KB.

Genre/Form: Legal treatises: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wydick, Richard C. Plain English for lawyers. Durham, N.C.: Carolina Academic Press, © A modern plain English movement did not really arise until the s.

David Mellinkoff's book, The Language of the Law, pointed out the many absurdities of traditional legalese. On a more practical l File Size: 54KB.

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Plain English for Lawyers has been a favorite of law students, legal writing teachers, lawyers, and judges for almost 40 years. The sixth edition, now co-authored by Amy Sloan, updates this classic text, Book Edition: Sixth Edition.

Professor Kimble names Michele Asprey’s book Plain Language for Lawyers as one of the top publications in the history of plain language.

In Writing for Dollars, Writing to Please - The Case for Plain Language in Business, Government, and Law – Carolina Academic Press, Durham, North Carolina, Professor Kimble lists Michele Asprey's book.

Plain English for Lawyers has been a favorite of law students, legal writing teachers, lawyers, and judges for almost 40 years. The sixth edition, now co-authored by Amy Sloan, updates this classic text. Wydick's Plain English for Lawyers - now in its fifth edition - has been a favorite of law students, legal writing teachers, lawyers, and judges for over 25 years.

In Januarythe Legal Brand: Carolina Academic Press.It appears alongside David Mellinkoff's book The Language of the Law (from ), Richard Wydick's book Plain English for Lawyers (from ), Rudloph Flesch's work, and Ernest Gowers's The .