Brief writing & oral argument

by Edward Domenic Re

Publisher: Oceana Publications in [Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.]

Written in English
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  • Briefs -- United States,
  • Oral pleading -- United States

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesBrief writing and oral argument.
Statementby Edward D. Re and Joseph R. Re.
ContributionsRe, Joseph R.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF251 .R4 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 354 p. ;
Number of Pages354
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1036880M
ISBN 100379204258
LC Control Number93232439
OCLC/WorldCa28773245

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