In a profession heavily driven by writing, plagiarism is an ethical issue that plagues the legal community. The legal profession generally views plagiarism as unethical, but often sends mixed messages by condemning it in some settings, but not others. In this short Commentary, Professor Underwood discusses the ethical implications of plagiarism in legal writing.
Richard H. Underwood, Something Bad in Your Briefs, 37 Am. J. Trial Advoc. 369 (2013).
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American Journal of Trial Advocacy, Vol. 37, No. 2 (Fall 2013), pp. 369-374