Recommended Titles and Treatises
To help provide access to the Texas State Law Library's legal resources, the reference librarians have selected the most noteworthy titles in our collection and arranged them here by subject. The titles listed for each subject feature a brief summary written by a reference librarian, and each subject's titles are divided into those that are specific to Texas law and those that aren't.
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How to handle an appeal
1 volume. Looseleaf. Updated annually.
How to Handle an Appeal places emphasis on the technical issues of the appeal process with tips and guidelines on drafting motions for leave, record preparation and filing, and meeting deadlines. Checklists, forms, and model briefs are included to provide a framework and examples of good practice. Advice is given for pinpointing arguments strengths and combating case weaknesses through research on legal precedents, forming counter-points, and avoiding errors.