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Legal Beagle's Archive for February 2012

Posted by Library Blog
02/24/2012 at 01:28 PM
The National Jurist, the leading publication for law students, listed the ten best websites for law students in the February, 2012 issue.  They are: ABA Journal Above the Law The Careerist Jurisprudence on Slate.com Law Professor Blogs Network    Legal Blog Watch Lowering the Bar SCOTUSblog The Prime Time Crime Review Wall Street Journal Law Blog For news about legal education and law practice, sign up for free access to the digital edition of the National Jurist as well as free access to the National Jurist Insider e-Newsletter and the Employment Insider e-...
Posted by Library Blog
02/15/2012 at 12:37 PM
Law practice has been revolutionized by mobile devices, social media, and cloud services,  expanding from bricks and mortar to portable and virtual practice. The Law Library has some great books on these topics for you.  A major publisher in this area is the ABA Law Practice Management Section.  The publications and programs offered by the Section are in four core areas of practice management – marketing, management, technology, and finance. Some recent acquisitions on law practice technology are: The 2011 Solo and Small Firm Legal Technology Guide: Critical Decisions Made...
Posted by Library Blog
02/01/2012 at 02:39 PM
  Because of technological, economic, and market pressures, the way attorneys practice law is rapidly evolving.  Are you prepared? CALI is offering a FREE nine-week, online course on Topics in Digital Law Practice to help address these issues starting Friday, February 10, 2012 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. You will need to register for the course.  Use your RWU School of Law email address and type “RWU School of Law” for the organization.  You can join the course for one or all of the sessions. The presentations will be recorded and posted to the...