The Cord-Cutter’s Guide to Legal Research

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In his review Jerry Lawson recommends Internet Legal Research on a Budget: Free and Low-Cost Resources for Lawyers, 2nd Edition as the single best resource he knows for lawyers interested in exploring how to cut legal research expenses by trying and using free or inexpensive legal information.

Review: A Short & Happy Guide to Advanced Legal Research

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Jerry Lawson highly recommends Ann Walsh Long’s new book, A Short & Happy Guide to Advanced Legal Research. Long's book offers good ideas about balancing quality, speed and expense, as well as a wealth of other insights on improving online legal research.

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Legal Research Finally Demystified.

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Legal Research Demystified, by Eric Voight, Professor of Legal Research and Writing, Faulkner University. I have a new favorite legal research textbook and reference guide for law and paralegal students — Legal Research Demystified. It guides a student in a logical process to research common law and statutory issues. link] (table of contents and a sample chapter).

2 competing legal research companies announce merger

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Fastcase and Casemaker, two competing legal research companies that have previously faced off in litigation, announced Tuesday that they have merged.

What You Can Learn From Frogs About Legal Research

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Any angle you miss can be disastrous. Litigators Frogs Matthew W. Schmidt

Looking on the Bright Side: Four Ways Zoom Makes Legal Research Instruction Better

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As many of you have surely experienced this semester, teaching legal research virtually poses a number of challenges, but Matthew Flyntz found that it also provides a few benefits over traditional in-person instruction. Communication Skills Continuing Legal Education KM Legal Research Legal Research Training Libraries & Librarians Reference Services Technology Trends Telecommuting

Interview: Carole Levitt

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This is Jerry Lawson's interview of Carole Levitt, one of the country’s premier experts on Internet research, both legal and investigative. Her most recent book, coauthored with Judy Davis, is the second edition of her treatise Internet Legal Research on a Budget.

Suit alleges BigLaw firm used LexisNexis product to inflate bills for flat-fee legal research

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A corporate litigant disputing the legal bill charged by Squire Patton Boggs has filed a third-party complaint alleging that LexisNexis helped the law firm inflate…

Summer associate preparation

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Continuing Legal Education KM Law Librarians Legal Education Legal Research Legal Research Training Libraries & Librarians Summer Associate Programs

Report examines challenges to prosecuting police for civil rights violations

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” It identifies numerous historical issues that stem from the intersection of criminal prosecutions and civil rights cases and pinpoints the legal standard for wilful intent as “confusing and onerous” in these cases.

Legal Research Basics

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Legal research is one of the aspects of law that a paralegal absolutely needs to be incredibly proficient in. It also helps to enjoy performing legal research. Proficiency in legal research is the foundation for a successful career as a paralegal. If you cannot perform legal research tasks accurately and efficiently, you will not be a successful paralegal

Librarian, Market Thyself

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Caren Luckie , Research Attorney at Jackson Walker LLP, acknowledges what so many of us know, that during COVID work from home we have all been very busy, and in many cases, even more than in past years.

Online Research Browsers and Data Visualization Tools 2021

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Zillman focuses on free and feed based research browsers and data visualization tools for research and analysis. This guide focuses on free and feed based research browsers and data visualization tools for research and analysis. This guide by Marcus P.

Pete Recommends – Weekly highlights on cyber security issues, June 13, 2021

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AI Blockchain Congress Cybercrime Cybersecurity Economy Financial System Legal Research LegislativePrivacy and security issues impact every aspect of our lives – home, work, travel, education, health and medical records – to name but a few.

Pete Recommends – Weekly highlights on cyber security issues, June 6, 2021

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AI Civil Liberties Communications Criminal Law Cybersecurity Email Gadgets/Gizmos Legal Research PrivacyPrivacy and security issues impact every aspect of our lives – home, work, travel, education, health and medical records – to name but a few.

CI, is it ethical?

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Caren Zentner Luckie clarifies a question that can arise about CI research. Business Research Competitive Intelligence KM Law Firm Marketing Legal Ethics Legal Research

Financial Sources on the Internet 2021

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Business Research Competitive Intelligence Economy Financial System Government Resources International Legal Research Legal ResearchMarcus P. Zillman's new guide comprises a list of actionable financial resources from the U.S. and abroad, organized by four subject areas: Corporate Conference Calls Resources, Financial Sources, Financial Sources Search Engines, and Venture Capital Sources.

Pete Recommends – Weekly highlights on cyber security issues, May 8, 2021

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Four highlights from this week : Your Old Phone Number Could Get You Hacked, Researchers Say; Ransomware attack leads to shutdown of major U.S. Privacy and security issues impact every aspect of our lives – home, work, travel, education, health and medical records – to name but a few.

Women frequently experience sexual harassment at work, yet few claims ever reach a courtroom

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Seiner's research explores the prevalence of toxic work environments – like the one described in Albany, New York – and just how startlingly common sexual harassment at work is. Employment Law Legal Research United States LawSexual harassment allegations against New York Gov.

Microsoft Edge Browser – New and Improved

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As U.S. Capitol investigators use facial recognition, it begs the question: Who owns our faces?

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AI Civil Liberties KM Legal Research Privacy Technology TrendsIn the age of Big Tech, we need to grapple with what expectations we can and should have about who has access to our faces. The recent riot at the U.S.

Pete Recommends – Weekly highlights on cyber security issues, May 2, 2021

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Big Data Criminal Law Cybercrime Cybersecurity Economy Financial System Government Resources Healthcare Legal Research PrivacyPrivacy and security issues impact every aspect of our lives – home, work, travel, education, health and medical records – to name but a few.

Masks and mandates: How individual rights and government regulation are both necessary for a free society

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Civil Liberties Constitutional Law Healthcare Legal Research Legislative United States LawProfessor Martha Ackelsberg is political theorist - she studies how communities are organized, how power is exercised and how people relate to one another in and between communities.

Pete Recommends – Weekly highlights on cyber security issues, April 24, 2021

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Big Data Civil Liberties Cybercrime Cybersecurity Email Security KM Legal Research Privacy Social Media Spyware Technology TrendsPrivacy and security issues impact every aspect of our lives – home, work, travel, education, health and medical records – to name but a few.

Pete Recommends – Weekly highlights on cyber security issues, January 31, 2021

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AI Big Data Civil Liberties Cybersecurity Government Resources Healthcare KM Legal Research Privacy Search Engines Social Media Technology TrendsPrivacy and security issues impact every aspect of our lives – home, work, travel, education, health and medical records – to name but a few.

CI Takes Time

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Research Attorney Caren Zentner Luckie discusses the many aspects of competitive intelligence and business development, importantly stating that it takes time to perform the work, and it takes even more time to learn which sources to use to find the information.

Pete Recommends – Weekly highlights on cyber security issues, January 10, 2020

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Computer Security Criminal Law Cybercrime Cybersecurity E-Government Email Security KM Legal Research Privacy Software Spyware Technology TrendsPrivacy and security issues impact every aspect of our lives – home, work, travel, education, health and medical records – to name but a few.

Pete Recommends – Weekly highlights on cyber security issues, March 21, 2021

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AI Big Data Cybercrime Cyberlaw Cybersecurity Data Mining Healthcare Legal Research Legislative Privacy Spyware Technology TrendsPrivacy and security issues impact every aspect of our lives – home, work, travel, education, health and medical records – to name but a few.

Pete Recommends – Weekly highlights on cyber security issues, March 21, 2021

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AI Big Data Cybercrime Cyberlaw Cybersecurity Data Mining Healthcare Legal Research Legislative Privacy Spyware Technology TrendsPrivacy and security issues impact every aspect of our lives – home, work, travel, education, health and medical records – to name but a few.

Pete Recommends – Weekly highlights on cyber security issues, March 14, 2021

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Big Data Congress Cybersecurity Ethics Health Healthcare Legal Research Legislative Privacy Social Media Technology TrendsPrivacy and security issues impact every aspect of our lives – home, work, travel, education, health and medical records – to name but a few.

Pete Recommends – Weekly highlights on cyber security issues, February 13, 2021

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Four highlights from this week : Paper – A First Look at Zoombombing; Google Chrome's engineering director discusses how the company is trying to preserve digital advertising after tracking cookies are killed off; NSF pushing for agency-specific cyber-physical research; and They Stormed the Capitol.

Pete Recommends – Weekly highlights on cyber security issues, February 20, 2021

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Cybercrime Cybersecurity E-Commerce Economy Healthcare Legal Research Privacy Technology Trends TravelPrivacy and security issues impact every aspect of our lives – home, work, travel, education, health and medical records – to name but a few.

Pete Recommends – Weekly highlights on cyber security issues, February 6, 2021

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AI Computer Security Courts & Technology Cybercrime Cybersecurity Government Resources Legal Research Legislative PrivacyPrivacy and security issues impact every aspect of our lives – home, work, travel, education, health and medical records – to name but a few.

Pete Recommends – Weekly highlights on cyber security issues, January 31, 2020

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AI Big Data Civil Liberties Cybersecurity Government Resources Healthcare KM Legal Research Privacy Search Engines Social Media Technology TrendsPrivacy and security issues impact every aspect of our lives – home, work, travel, education, health and medical records – to name but a few.

Pete Recommends – Weekly highlights on cyber security issues, December 5, 2020

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AI Computer Security Congress Courts & Technology Cybercrime Cybersecurity Email Security Healthcare KM Legal Research Legislative Mobile Technology Privacy United States LawPrivacy and security issues impact every aspect of our lives – home, work, travel, education, health and medical records – to name but a few.

Pete Recommends – Weekly highlights on cyber security issues, November 28, 2020

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Criminal Law Cybercrime Cybersecurity Economy Free Speech Gadgets/Gizmos Legal Research PrivacyPrivacy and security issues impact every aspect of our lives – home, work, travel, education, health and medical records – to name but a few. On a weekly basis Pete Weiss highlights articles and information that focus on the increasingly complex and wide ranging ways technology is used to compromise and diminish our privacy and security, often without our situational awareness.

Pete Recommends – Weekly highlights on cyber security issues, January 10, 2021

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Computer Security Criminal Law Cybercrime Cybersecurity E-Government Email Security KM Legal Research Privacy Software Spyware Technology TrendsPrivacy and security issues impact every aspect of our lives – home, work, travel, education, health and medical records – to name but a few.