Basic Federal Income Tax

Author: Gwendolyn Griffith Lieuallen
Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online
ISBN: 9780735578937
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Law

Emanuel CrunchTime provides a comprehensive topic breakdown and critical information review all in one tool. The application flow charts can be used all semester long, but the capsule summaries are ideal for exam preparation. Each title offers capsule summaries of major points of law and critical issues, exam tips for identifying common traps and pitfalls, sample exam and essay questions with model answers, and recommended approaches for crafting essays that will get winning grades! Emanuel CrunchTime Series Features: Capsule summary of subject matterCondensed format Flow charts illustrate major concepts Multiple-choice questions with answers Essay questions with model answers

Maine s Federal Income Tax Logic Maps

Author: Jeffrey A. Maine
Publisher: West Academic Publishing
ISBN: 0314268995
Release Date: 2011-09-01
Genre: Law

This full-color book of Federal Income Tax Logic Maps, which supports any classroom text, is designed to assist in the understanding of key provisions of the Internal Revenue Code and how those provisions interact and generally flow. Visual aids, including graphic and color cues, offer a step-by-step method to help analyze the tax consequences of many transactions of everyday consequence to taxpayers. Visual references show the interplay among rules and subparts of rules. In some cases, applicable treasury regulations, revenue rulings, and case law are also referenced. The visual format provides a comprehensive overview, allowing students to review the subject quickly prior to final exams.

Professional Responsibility

Author: W. Bradley Wendel
Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online
ISBN: 9780735562448
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Law

Now in its Second Edition, Examples & Explanations: Professional Responsibility continues to be an appropriate ancillary source for students in any Professional Responsibility course. Not only does it utilize the proven pedagogy of the E&E series, but it is a completely comprehensive and well-balanced text. This problem-oriented guide is not a simple march through the Model Rules. Instead, it is structured around concepts, with rules and the generally applicable law introduced as needed. This edition retains the great features that made it a dependable source for students in its First Edition: covers the entire law governing lawyers includes agency, fiduciary duty, tort, contract, constitutional, and corporate and securities law. applies concepts and introduces the generally applicable law as needed, avoiding a narrow focus on the Model Rules supplements textual discussions with examples that work through progressively more complex issues uses both text and problems to break the analysis down into steps presents a balanced approach to controversial issues offers an accessible, conversational style draws examples from actual cases, so they are representative of the problems students can expect to encounter in practice incorporates the new sources of law (ABA's Ethics 2000 Initiative, Restatement of Law Governing Lawyers, the Sarbanes-Oxley Act) organically, rather than as add-ons Carefully revised in its Second Edition, this fully up-to-date source: integrates carefully and thoughtfully updated cases, ethics opinions, and problems emphasizes the newest versions of the ABA rules, while retaining information about the older rules where necessary An author website to support classroom instruction using this title is available at http://www.aspenlawschool.com/wendel2

Emanuel CrunchTime for Basic Federal Income Taxation

Author: Gwendolyn Griffith Lieuallen
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454820543
Release Date: 2012-03-09
Genre: Business & Economics

Emanuel CrunchTime provides a comprehensive topic breakdown and critical information review all in one tool. The application flow charts can be used all semester long, but the capsule summaries are ideal for exam preparation. Each title offers capsule summaries of major points of law and critical issues, exam tips for identifying common traps and pitfalls, sample exam and essay questions with model answers, and recommended approaches for crafting essays that will get winning grades! Emanuel CrunchTime Series Features: Capsule summary of subject matter Condensed format Flow charts illustrate major concepts Multiple-choice questions with answers Essay questions with model answers

Evidence Under the Rules

Author: Christopher B. Mueller
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454858942
Release Date: 2014-12-17
Genre: Law

The eighth edition of Evidence Under the Rules: Text, Cases, and Problems, one of the most widely-adopted Evidence coursebooks ever published, has been thoroughly revised and redesigned to be even more teachable and student friendly. A new two-color design enhances the reading experience, and new text boxes (many with photographs) provide interesting background on select cases and additional perspectives on key issues. Many elements, however, remain the same, including: the book’s structuring around the Federal Rules of Evidence; carefully edited cases and secondary materials; and the inclusion of numerous problems that allow students to apply new concepts.

Federal Income Tax

Author: Barcharts, Inc.
Publisher: Quickstudy
ISBN: 1423217659
Release Date: 2011-12-31
Genre: Law

Our popular Federal Income Tax guide has been newly updated for 2011, with additional information covering this year’s changes to the tax laws. As with previous editions, the 2-panel guide features an easy-to-use format in which different aspects of federal income tax law are examined in comprehensive detail. With key definitions and multiple case examples included, this is an invaluable reference tool for both law students and practicing attorneys. Topics covered include: •Personal Income Tax •Gross Income •Exclusions •Deductions •Corporate Income Tax •…and more!

Acing Federal Income Tax

Author: Samuel A. Donaldson
Publisher: West Academic
ISBN: 0314176837
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Law

Acing Federal Income Taxation is a new study aid from Professor Samuel A. Donaldson of the University of Washington School of Law. Using the innovative format of the Acing Series, this cutting-edge title uses a detailed checklist format to help students navigate systematically through the provisions of the Internal Revenue Code that are commonly studied in introductory federal income taxation courses. Acing Income Tax helps students through the most challenging part of a first course in taxation: arranging and synthesizing all of the Code provisions, cases, rulings, and regulations on a given topic into a coherent, step-by-step resource that the student can use to analyze a tax question accurately and thoroughly. Despite its compact size, Acing Income Tax is complete with summaries of key topics and sample problems with detailed analysis. No other study aid in the field offers so much value per page!

Examples Explanations for Federal Income Tax

Author: Katherine Pratt
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454849568
Release Date: 2014-07-23
Genre: Law

A favorite among successful students, and often recommended by professors, the unique Examples & Explanations series gives you extremely clear introductions to concepts followed by realistic examples that mirror those presented in the classroom throughout the semester. Use at the beginning and midway through the semester to deepen your understanding through clear explanations, corresponding hypothetical fact patterns, and analysis. Then use to study for finals by reviewing the hypotheticals as well as the structure and reasoning behind the accompanying analysis. Designed to complement your casebook, the trusted Examples & Explanations titles get right to the point in a conversational, often humorous style that helps you learn the material each step of the way and prepare for the exam at the end of the course. The unique, time-tested Examples & Explanations series is invaluable to teach yourself the subject from the first day of class until your last review before the final. Each guide: helps you learn new material by working through chapters that explain each topic in simple language challenges your understanding with hypotheticals similar to those presented in class provides valuable opportunity to study for the final by reviewing the hypotheticals as well as the structure and reasoning behind the corresponding analysis quickly gets to the point in conversational style laced with humor remains a favorite among law school students is often recommended by professors who encourage the use of study guides works with ALL the major casebooks, suits any class on a given topic provides an alternative perspective to help you understand your casebook and in-class lectures

Evidence for Paralegals

Author: Marlowe
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9780735590137
Release Date: 2015-08-17
Genre: Law

Clearly written textbook that helps students understand how evidentiary principles are applied in real-life situations. Text focuses on the practical applications of the Federal rules of Evidence and how the rules relate to paralegal practice. Features: Covers a full range of topics, including gathering evidence, interviewing witnesses, and researching. Written from a real-life perspective, showing how actual practice works in local, state, and federal court. Pedagogy in text developed for paralegal students, and includes short case summaries, readable examples, marginal definitions of terms, marginal cross-references to the Rules of Evidence, review questions, and hypotheticals. Short, concise presentation is ideal for paralegal courses. Updated with changes to the Federal Rules of Evidence. Updated with new cases. New hypotheticals and discussion questions added.

Emanuel Law Outlines for Evidence

Author: Steven L. Emanuel
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454895275
Release Date: 2018-01-17
Genre: Law

Any law school graduate will tell you that when picking your outline tool you need to pick the best because your outlines are the most important study tool you will use throughout your law school career. Developed by legendary study aid author Steve Emanuel, Emanuel® Law Outlines (ELOs) are the #1 outline choice among law students. An ELO ensures that you understand the concepts as you learn them in class and helps you study for exams throughout the semester. Here's why you need an ELO from your first day of class right through your final exam: ELOs help you focus on the concepts and issues you need to master to succeed on exams. They are easy to understand: Each ELO contains comprehensive coverage of the topics, cases, and black letter law found in your specific casebook, but is explained in a way that is understandable. The Quiz Yourself and Essay Q&A features help you test your knowledge throughout the semester. Exam Tips alert you to the issues and fact patterns that commonly pop up on exams. The Capsule Summary provides a quick review of the key concepts covered in the full Outline—perfect for exam review!

Basic Administrative Law for Paralegals

Author: Anne Adams
Publisher: Aspen Publishers
ISBN: 9780735577732
Release Date: 2009-06-18
Genre: Law

This clear and up-to-date introduction to Administrative Law, written specifically for the paralegal, is a straightforward text that explains how administrative agencies are created, how they are structured, and how they function. Classroom tested through three editions, Basic Administrative Law for Paralegals, Fourth Edition, offers not only a grounding in the basics of Administrative Law but practical advice for employment opportunities for paralegals in the field. Among the features that make this text such a reliable resource: * thorough topical coverage -- from how administrative agencies are created to agency discretion, rules and regulations, clients' rights, investigations, informal and formal proceedings, and judicial review * numerous visual aids and learning tools -- such as charts and figures, examples, chapter summaries, key terms, and review questions * end-of-chapter exercises and resources -- including crossword puzzles, fill-in-the-blank exercises, and lists of useful websites * an electronic workbook on CD bound into the book -- providing ample opportunity for practice * a chapter dedicated to paralegal skills and careers -- delving into career opportunities for paralegals in both the private and public sectors New to the Fourth Edition: * the electronic workbook has been thoroughly updated and offers research exercises and guidance for accessing laws, rules, and agencies online * the "Paralegal Practice" boxes contain new topics, including retirement and immigration law * updated forms This current, affordable text, directed exclusively at the paralegal, is an excellent choice for teaching your students the fundamentals of Administrative Law as well as providing them with a realistic, practical look at career opportunities.

Federal Income Taxation of Corporations and Partnerships

Author: Richard L. Doernberg
Publisher: Aspen Publishers
ISBN: 1454824808
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Law

This well-regarded textbook continues its fundamental approach of clear explanations, pervasive examples, and comprehensive problem sets throughout. Key Features of New Edition: New cases on disguised corporate dividends and disguised partnership sales Increased treatment of affiliated corporations A substantial increase in the number of problems A modest reorganization of Chapter 2 on incorporations to better identify the discrete topics as well as full integration of the equalization of the tax rate on qualifying dividends and long-term capital gains Fully updated to reflect changes in the law through June 2013

Principles of Federal Income Taxation

Author: Donald B. Tobin
Publisher:
ISBN: 0314287868
Release Date: 2017-08-28
Genre: Income tax

The perfect companion for students in law school tax courses and practitioners seeking a helpful introduction, this popular reference has been completely updated to reflect recent developments. Like prior editions, it includes analysis of cases and concepts from the leading casebooks on federal income tax, complete with explanations, diagrams and flow charts. The book includes extensive treatment of the time value of money issues.

Evidence

Author: David A. Sklansky
Publisher: Aspen Law & Business
ISBN: 0735527563
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Law

Now, there is a refreshing new alternative for teaching and learning Evidence--David Sklansky's Evidence: Cases, Commentary, and Problems. This brand-new casebook focuses on core concepts and advanced issues in a manageable and readable 800 pages. These distinctive characteristics make the casebook a worthy teaching tool: - carefully edited cases, rather than problems, are the primary teaching vehicle - excerpts from treatises, law review articles, pertinent portions of the legislative history of the Rules (particularly the Advisory Committee Notes), congressional reports and relevant floor debates supplement the cases - carefully crafted problems--some hypothetical and some based on actual cases--help students test their understanding of particularly confusing rules - the selection and organization of the materials reflects the pervasive influence of the Federal Rules of Evidence - covers all the traditional Evidence topics as well as areas of emerging debate, such as questioning by jurors; also includes extensive materials on scientific Evidence and probabilistic proof - introductory chapter provides necessary background on the traditional structure of the Anglo-American trial, the nature and sources of Evidence law, the development of modern Evidence codes, and how to approach the study of Evidence lawThe casebook is just one component of a complete teaching package that includes: - statutory supplement -- see details below - a Teacher's Manual with discussion of both federal and California law - PowerPoint Slides for instructors to use in the classroom - a website where updates and relevant links will be available to users - a CD for adopterscontaining the Teacher's Manual and the powerpoint slidesBefore you select materials for your next Evidence course, take a good, long look at the newest entrant in the field, Evidence: Cases, Commentary, and Problems.

Traversing the Ethical Minefield

Author: Susan R. Martyn
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454874867
Release Date: 2017-11-22
Genre: Law

Traversing the Ethical Minefield: Problems, Law, and Professional Responsibility, Fourth Edition offers students accessible, teachable problems and notes that clarify and encourage analysis of the law governing lawyers. The book’s innovative pedagogy (combination of relevant and interesting problems faced by fictitious law firm “Martyn and Fox,” cases, ethics opinions, thematic notes, and short stories) supports its focus of teaching the Model Rules of Professional Conduct and the Restatement of the Law Governing Lawyers as well as conveying the complexities of ethical dilemmas in legal practice. The book’s manageable length makes it short enough to provide focus, but long enough to convey the rich texture of the material.