Blogs

Immigration Law Research with AILALink

Posted by Library Blog on 04/20/2017 at 04:37 PM

AILALink is a digital research database which specializes in immigration law information and guidance.

Created and maintained by the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), this database contains fully searchable resources essential for practicing immigration law including: 

Legal Job Interviewing

Posted by Library Blog on 04/13/2017 at 04:07 PM

According to Natalie Prescott and Oleg Cross, authors of Nail Your Law Job Interview, “An interview is the most important part of the job-search process.

Love your Library!

Posted by Library Blog on 04/06/2017 at 02:51 PM

The week of April 9-15 is National Library Week!

National Library Week is the one week a year that we stop and appreciate all things library-related. Here at the RWU Law Library we will be taking time out to express gratitude to our dedicated student library workers, our amazing full-time library staff, and our awesome patrons. Thank you all!  

Join the Librarians for Hula Hoop Lessons!*

Posted by Library Blog on 03/30/2017 at 02:26 PM

Did you know?

You can burn from 150-250 calories per 30 minutes of hula hoop moves. Please join the librarians in the Law Student Lounge on Saturday, April 1, starting at 11:30am…

* Never Mind -- April Fool! 

Legal Technology

Posted by Library Blog on 03/23/2017 at 03:29 PM

The comment to Rule 1.1 of the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct states, “To maintain the requisite knowledge and skill, a lawyer should keep abreast of changes in the law and its practice, including the benefits and risks associated with relevant technology, engage in continuing study and education and comply with all continuing legal education requirements to which t

Friend v. Friend by Ethan Lieb

Posted by Library Blog on 03/16/2017 at 02:32 PM

Have you ever wondered why friendships aren’t protected by the law? In the book Friend v.

FOIA Requests

Posted by Library Blog on 03/09/2017 at 04:58 PM

The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) provides the public the right to request access to records from a federal agency. While colloquially requesting information from the government is often referred to as a FOIA request, FOIA is the federal statutory and regulatory scheme and individual states have their own schema.

24: Dean Style

Posted by Michael Yelnosky on 03/06/2017 at 02:42 PM

DC Sunrise

On February 21st I flew from Providence to D.C. for what turned out to be an amazing twenty-four hours. 

Environmental Law

Posted by Library Blog on 03/02/2017 at 02:51 PM

This month the library is highlighting books on the history of environmental law with a new book display!

Are you Smart Enough to Work at Google?

Posted by Library Blog on 02/23/2017 at 08:46 AM

Some companies, specifically tech companies and start-up companies, use a particular style of interviewing that uses logic games, puzzles, and riddles to test interviewees on creative and analytical thinking.