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A new Australian title, “Legal Usage – A Modern Style Guide”, written by Peter Butt, provides the effective forms of legal techniques for lawyers and law students to make use of in their style of writing. The purpose is to enhance and ensure that there’s a clear, concise, elegant and legally effective style of writing. This title aims to resolve on issues encountered in legal writings such as the usage for certain types of words and phrases, sentence structuring and legal concepts.

This innovative guide cites hundreds of usage examples including foreign-language terms and phrases coupled with authoritative examples of judgments and legal texts from leading judges in the common law jurisdictions.

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