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Labor

see also Collective bargaining; Employees; Employer; Employment; Grievances; Immigration; Labor unions; Layoffs; Public employees; Retirement; Unemployment benefits; Wage assignments; Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act; Workers’ compensation

  • Arbitration, Jan. 57:8(5), May 89:5(37), Oct. 91:17(40)
  • Disputes, Jun. 76:2(24)
  • Movement, history, May/Jun. 12:5(60)

Labor unions

see also Public employees

  • Generally, Apr. 74:6(22), Mar. 79:7(27), Dec. 82:4(31), May 89:5(37), May 89:11(37), Nov. 93:13(42)
  • Fines, supervisor members, Apr. 72:4(20)
  • Hiring halls, May 75:4(23)
  • Strikes, Mar. 83:3(31), Apr. 83:7(31)

LaFazia, Ray (Lunch with Legends), Nov./Dec. 11:23(60)

Land development, Oct. 92:11(41)

Land use

see also Housing; Zoning

  • Generally, Jan. 89:5(37), Oct. 92:11(41), Jan. 93:5(41), Dec. 93:5(42), Jan./Feb. 03:15(51)
  • Planning, Oct. 92:11(41)

Landlord/tenant, Dec. 77:2(26), Dec. 86:4(35), Nov. 89:9(38)

Language

  • Barriers, Dec. 97:15(46)
  • Legal terminology, Apr. 93:19(41)

Lanham Act, Dec. 84:4(33)

Law

  • Generally, Jun. 58:1(6), Feb. 74:4(22)

Law Day, Apr. 90:7(38)

Law libraries, Feb. 82:14(30), Oct. 95:19(44)

Law office management

see also Attorneys; Automation; Computers; Internet; Outsourcing; Paralegals; Shareware; Technology

  • Generally, Jun. 59:3(7), Apr. 60:6(8), Apr. 77:2(25), Feb. 86:14(34), Dec. 86:20(35), Jan. 87:17(35), Nov. 88:11(37), Mar. 89:27(37), May 89:27(37), Jan. 91:13(39), Dec. 96:5(45), Dec. 96:13(45), Apr. 01:19(49)
  • Bibliography, Oct. 87:14(36)
  • Billing software, Oct. 90:25(39)
  • Docket control, Jun. 83:14(31), Jan. 87:17(35)
  • Income distribution, Oct. 77:10(26)
  • Job interviewing, Mar. 78:4(26)
  • Legal secretaries, Jan. 72:10(20), Mar. 87:29(35)
  • Mergers, Nov. 84:16(33)
  • Office relocation, Jan. 86:17(34)
  • Office sharing, Feb. 81:11(29), Oct. 84:22(33), Mar. 88:14(36)
  • Office space, Jan. 80:6(28)
  • Tickler system, Sept./Oct. 07:5(56)
  • Unionization, Mar.79:7(27)

Law schools in Rhode Island

see also Roger Williams University School of Law

  • Need for, Feb. 73:4(21)

Lawyer referrals, Mar. 60:3(8), May 73:5(21), Dec. 88:27(37), Feb. 95:19(43)

Lawyers

see Attorneys

Lawyers Clearinghouse for Affordable Housing, Dec. 90:23(39)

Layoffs, May 88:31(36), Apr. 89:7(37)

Leases, Dec. 86:4(35), Jun./Jul. 92:9(40)

Lederberg, Honorable Victoria S. (1937-2002), Mar./Apr. 03:5(51), Mar./Apr. 03:7(51)

Lefebvre, Christopher M. (Pro Bono Spotlight), Oct. 00:33(49), Nov./Dec. 04:21(53), May/Jun. 06:23(54)

Legal aid

  • Programs, generally, Jan. 66:4(14), Feb. 71:1(19), Feb. 72:4(20)
  • Society of Rhode Island, Dec. 67:3(16), Apr. 90:15(38), Apr. 95:39(43)

Legal assistants, fees, May 96:23(44)

Legal education

see also Attorneys; Italy; Roger Williams University School of Law

  • Generally, Nov. 85:8(34), Apr. 01:11(49)
  • High school students, Mar./Apr. 09:11(57)
  • Juveniles, Apr. 90:7(38), Apr. 90:11(38)

Legal ethics

see Ethics; Professional responsibility

Legal formalism, Jul./Aug. 04:9(53)

Legal history

see American history; Amistad case; Avery, Reverend Ephraim K.; Dorr Rebellion; English law, legal history; Rhode Island history; Roman law; Superior Court; United States Constitution; United States Supreme Court; Williams, Roger

Legal malpractice

see Attorneys; Insurance, legal malpractice

Legal profession

see Attorneys

Legal publishing, Oct. 95:19(44)

Legal realism, Jul./Aug. 04:9(53)

Legal research, Feb. 82:14(30), Jun./Jul. 88:16(36), Oct. 95:19(44), Dec. 96:17(45), Sept./Oct. 07:5(56)

Legal secretaries, Jan. 72:10(20), Mar. 87:29(35)

Legal services

see Prepaid legal services

Legal specialization

see Attorneys

Legal systems, foreign

see China (People’s Republic of); Indian courts (Kashmir); United Soviet Socialist Republics

Legal terminology, Apr. 93:19(41)

Legislation

see also Names of specific acts

  • Drafting, Oct. 92:11(41)
  • Opinions, prompted by, Oct. 60:3(9)

Legislative apportionment, May 86:18(34)

Legislators

  • Conflict of interest, Mar. 75:3(23), Nov. 98:3(47)
  • Ethics, May/Jun. 10:7(58)

Lemon laws, wheelchairs, May 98:13(46)

Lenders

see also Loans; Mortgages

  • Environmental damages liability, May 91:13(39)

Licensing, Jan. 96:19(44)

Letters of credit, Dec. 88:5(37)

Liability insurance

see Insurance

Libraries, law, Feb. 82:14(30), Oct. 95:19(44)

Lie detector tests, Mar. 92:31(40)

Liens

see Insurance, Mechanic’s liens; Medicaid; Medicare; Taxation

Life insurance

see Insurance

Life support

see Medical care, termination

Limine, motion in, Nov. 83:5(32)

Limitation of actions

see Statutes of limitation

Limited liability companies, Jun./Jul. 92:17(40)

Limited liability partnerships

see Partnerships

Lincoln, Abraham, Nov. 92:27(41)

Lipsey, Honorable Howard I. (Interview), Apr. 94:13(42)

Liquor liability

see also Alcoholism; Dram shop liability; Drunk driving

  • Generally, Jan. 88:5(36) 

Litigation

  • Financing, Mar./Apr. 11:5(59)
  • Techniques, May 85:6(33), Jan./Feb. 08:9(56)
  • Tips, Sept./Oct. 10:29(59) 

Living wills 

        see also Wills and trusts

  • Generally, Dec. 91:13(40), May 95:15(43)

Loans

see also Lenders; Letters of credit; Mortgages

  • Cash, Nov. 84:10(33)
  • Consumer, Mar. 95:7(43)
  • Litigation, Mar./Apr. 11:5(59)

Lohmann, Dorothy, Mar. 92:6(40)

Lovett, Raul, Mar. 90:13(38)


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