round one will be accepted after October 23rd, and no essay for round two received after November 20th will be accepted.
The same strict standards of academic honesty apply to this extra credit work as to the course itself. We copy the essays and cover sheets to monitor this.
Legal Studies 250 Professor Arons Fall 2007
The questions for each film are in some way related not only to the film but to one or more of the topics in the course or in Before the Law (BTL). Each film note below contains a reference to a reading which you shouldread and to which you will needtorefer in order to answer the question about the film.
ROUND ONE FILMS (essays due by October 23rd)
1) The Verdict (Paul Newman):
What picture of the practice of law and the attitudes and mind-set of lawyers is painted by this film? Compare this picture of law practice with the picture painted by section 11.3 or 4.1 in BTL.