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Complete CALI Lesson / Win Study Aids

We have selected Brian Huddleston's Anatomy of a Case for this contest.

The selected lesson is brief, only fifteen minutes. Participants learn the basic parts of a court opinion, the written decision of a court of law that is published in a print reporter or placed digitally on a legal research platform. The components described in this lesson are similar to those contained in Bloomberg Law, Westlaw and LexisNexis and other legal research platforms. This lesson is part of CALI* Lessons. This is a free and popular law school learning tool. The lessons are digital, self-paced, interactive tutorials covering a variety of law school topics including most 1L courses. Just follow the instructions below to participate.

IMPORTANT: YOU MUST ENTER THE LESSON VIA THIS LINK: CALI Lesson - Anatomy of a Case -

Enter by 12 am August 19!

Contestants must complete the CALI Lesson to be entered in the contest.

Winners will receive certificates from LexisNexis for the following four study aid e-books: Understanding Civil Procedure, Understanding Torts, Understanding Property, and Q&A Civil Procedure.

Two winners will be selected on Wednesday, August 21st. The winners will be announced on the C|M|LAW Library Blog.

Contest Instructions:

  1. To be an eligible contestant, you must be a C|M|LAW student and in your first semester of law school.
  2. Enroll online with CALI, by clicking this link.
  3. Use a valid and active email address because a verification email will be sent to that address.  
  4. Use C|M|LAW’s CALI authorization code.
     
  5. IMPORTANT: YOU MUST ENTER THE LESSON VIA THIS LINK: CALI Lesson - Anatomy of a Case -
     
  6. Contestants must achieve a score of 7 correct answers.
  7. Contestants are permitted to take the lesson multiple times in order to achieve this score.
  8. Each contestant may only enter once. 
  9. Enter by submitting your completed lesson. Enter by completeing these three steps: 1) click  “Complete the Lesson”;  2) click  "Finalize this Score”; and 3) finally select  YES.
  10. All entries must be received by August 19, 2013 at 12:00 AM.

 *CALI is the Center for Computer Assisted Legal Instruction.  CALI is a nonprofit consortium and is an innovative force pushing legal education toward positive change. You can browse the CALI Lesson Library of over 800 CALI Lessons.

Contact Jan Babbit, j.babbit@csuohio.edu, 216-687-6913 with any questions.

 

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