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Legal Writing Tips FLASHPOINTS September 2023

By IICLE Staff

The Merits of the Serial Comma

The comma is one of the more flexible punctuation marks in the English language. Typically, it denotes a point of syntactical demarcation. When a reader encounters one, he or she knows to pause briefly before continuing with the rest of the sentence. C...

Legal Writing Tips FLASHPOINTS August 2023

Your Sentences May — and Should — Vary

Usually the information itself in a message often takes precedence over how the information is delivered, and in legal writing that is no less true. Sometimes the subject matter can be dry, which can make receiving the information as a reader a more laborious ...