Bryan A. Garner, an editor, academic and practicing lawyer, has written an accessible, authoritative, and up-to-date guide that will help anyone in the legal thicket to write better. qThe most extensive resources available for legal word usageq.--Library Journal.The OED labels the phrase aquot;rare or obsolete, aquot; but naturally legal writers continue to use it: aquot;A woman is a#39;quick with childa#39; . . . after she has felt the child alive within her.aquot; Rollin M. Perkins, Criminal Law 100 (1957). quid pro quo ( = this for that;anbsp;...
|Title||:||A Dictionary of Modern Legal Usage|
|Author||:||Bryan A. Garner|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press, USA - 2001|