Citations and Changes in The Bluebook

Citations and Changes in The Bluebook

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Overview
CLE Hours: 
CLE Credit: 
Course Level: 
Intermediate
Fees: 
$65 for Members and $85 for Nonmembers
Start Date and Time (CT): 
Wednesday, December 9, 2020 - 12:00pm
Course Materials: 
Most live webinars include the ability to ask questions during the webinar about the topic, view slides of the presentation and have access to a recording of the webinar.

2-Part Webinar Series

Start Date(s) and Time(s) CT:
Session 1: 
Wednesday, December 9, 2020 - Noon
Session 2: Wednesday, December 16, 2020 - Noon

Bring your copy of The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation, 21st edition and a highlighter for this interactive 2-part webinar series. This webinar series looks at the importance of incorporating legal citations or footnotes into your professional documents. 

Session 1 – 90 Minutes – The Bluebook 21st Edition The first session provides a detailed overview of the changes between the 20th and 21st editions of The Bluebook. The revised layout and changes to Tables will be reviewed. New abbreviations and terms will be introduced. Citation rules that have been deleted, expanded upon, or modified will be highlighted. A brief Q&A will follow. 

Session 2 – 90 Minutes – Using The Bluebook and Understanding Footnotes The second session focuses on correct citation format for all legal sources. Citation structure such as short-form, pinpoint, and parallel citations will be explained. Footnotes will also be discussed. A brief Q&A will follow.

Instructor: 
Course Year: 
2020