# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Legal Systems Administration Task 334439183

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Revise legal documents.

Definition

Revision should demonstrate
  • proofreading and editing skills
  • knowledge of preferred legal document formats
  • adherence to process and procedures for modifying legal documents (e.g., the initialing of changes by the client or attorney).

Related Standards of Learning

English

11.7

The student will self- and peer-edit writing for capitalization, punctuation, spelling, sentence structure, paragraphing, and Standard English.
  1. Use complex sentence structure to infuse sentence variety in writing.
  2. Use verbals and verbal phrases correctly to achieve sentence conciseness and variety.
  3. Distinguish between active and passive voice.

12.7

The student will self- and peer-edit writing for Standard English.
  1. Use complex sentence structure to infuse sentence variety in writing.
  2. Edit, proofread, and prepare writing for intended audience and purpose.
  3. Use a style manual, such as that of the Modern Language Association (MLA) or the American Psychological Association (APA), to apply rules for punctuation and formatting of direct quotations.

Other Related Standards

Common Career Technical Core

LW-LEG3

Produce written legal materials using writing strategies applicable to the legal services environment.

FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas

Business Law

 

Business Procedures

 

Computer Applications

 

Word Processing

 

NBEA Achievement Standards for Information Technology

Use the collaborative features of productivity software to accomplish organizational tasks.