LPW 2019

Welcome to Columbia! I am your legal research instructor, and this fall, we will meet four times in Room 104 to cover the basics of legal research. In anticipation of our first meeting, You may decide to read an introduction to U.S. law and legal research – so,  go here, and access its contents free-of-charge!…

Seminar in Advanced Legal Research Techniques – Secondary Sources II

This 1. Pattern jury instructions: court websites 2. Forms: Practical Law: Standard Documents, Standard Clauses Lexis Practice Advisor: Forms, Clauses Bloomberg Law court websites law firm repository / knowledge management databases 3. How-to guides (e.g. Practice Notes, checklists, timelines, flowcharts) treatises open web Bloomberg Law: Transactional Practical Guidance Westlaw: Practical Law Lexis: Lexis Practice Advisor…

Week 3 – The Administrative State and the Public JGH – Room 646, Thursday, March 7, from 12:10 – 1:10 PM. Instructor: Dana Neacsu

For a list of all the P2P workshop series topics, go to https://www.law.columbia.edu/library/instructional-activities/workshops Week 3 – The Administrative State and the Public JGH – Room 646, Thursday, March 7, from 12:10 – 1:10 PM. Instructor:   Dana Neacsu Topics: Introduction to administrative law research Locating federal administrative law (hard and soft) on a particular topic Locating state administrative law…

2019 Legal Research Refresher Workshops

Happy New Year! Here are my presentations for the legal research refresher session for the Foundation Moot Court Class Problem 3 (Askanase/Bernhardt) – Friday, January 25, 10-10:50 AM, JGH, 102B Problem 5 (Amend/Statsinger) – Friday, February 1, 10-10:50 AM. JGH 102A Problem 6 (Ma/Strauss) – Friday, February 1, 1-1:50 PM, JGH 105 Problem 8 (Paulson/Ruocco)…