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Internet guide for the legal researcher

Don MacLeod

Internet guide for the legal researcher

a how-to guide to locating and retrieving free and fee-based information on the Internet

by Don MacLeod

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Published by Infosources Pub. in Teaneck, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Information storage and retrieval systems -- Law -- United States.,
    • Legal research -- United States -- Computer network resources.,
    • Internet -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Don MacLeod.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF242.A1 M3 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination305 p. ;
      Number of Pages305
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1118279M
      ISBN 100939486342
      LC Control Number94044494

      A legal researcher is an individual who undertakes in-depth research into any aspects of the law in support of a company or individual. The job term ‘legal researcher’ covers a number of different roles at different levels, all with the express aim of furthering the knowledge of a certain area of the law. B. Secondary sources consist of books and articles that summarize, systematize, compile, or otherwise interpret the law, such as legal encyclopedias, articles in a law review, and treatises. III. THE RESEARCH PROCESS A. Defining the Issue i. The first step in the legal-research process is to identify the legal question, or issue, to be.

        Using legal impact analysis method, effect of law on the society or the requirement of the society can be found. 2) Social Welfare: Social welfare can be achieved through socio-legal research. The legal research helps us to judge the social evils and thus to take necessary steps to remove them. The guides listed below can help you begin a legal research project by offering quick techniques and a selection of legal resources and tools. Each guide is prepared by a legal specialist from the Law Library of Congress. Administrative Law Guide. Administrative law, commonly called regulatory law, is created and enforced by an administrative.

        This article explores the corner of the Internet landscape that concentrates on legal research. For the most part, these databases and search tools are free, although some might require a library card. Essentially, this is a short list of “go to” sites that most researchers will find useful. Treatises--books on legal topics--are a good place to begin your research or find an answer to a question, and will help you save time by providing explanation, analysis, and tips on the most relevant primary ses range from single volume overviews to extensively detailed multi-volume sets.


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The Lawyer's Guide to Internet Research is a pioneering book that leads lawyers, paralegals, legal assistants, and students through the transition from traditional to Internet research, and teaches them how to use the Internet to do the same work that they have Cited by: 1.

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The guide also describes some of the active roles that law librarians can play to enhance the legal re-search experience on the Inter-net for legal and support staff of law firms. A sample of helpful. Welcome to PublicLegal, a product of the Internet Legal Research Group (ILRG).

Now in our 24th year of operation, PublicLegal is a socially motivated website that provides information about the law while respecting your rights and privacy.

A categorized index of select websites, as well as thousands of legal forms and documents, PublicLegal.

The Internet Guide for the Legal Researcher Newsletter, offering full-text of each newsletter issue, and a searchable index of all the issues since The Legal Researcher's Desk Reference, including most sections of the book, hyperlinked.

Legal research may include finding a form, locating a rule, identifying a statute, gaining background information on a regulation. If years ago, legal research was a book-based process, nowadays, thanks to the Internet and progress in search technology, an entire universe of information is available.

This guide contains selected free online legal research resources related to United States federal and state materials. These resources can be a great way to get started with your research when you don't have access to paid databases or if you want to get an overview of a topic before getting started with potentially expensive searches.

The Internet guide for the legal researcher: a how-to guide to locating and retrieving free and fee-based information on the Internet. Step #1: Legal Research Process 7 Secondary Sources: Sources of information that describe or interpret the law, such as legal treatises, law review articles, and other scholarly legal writings, cited by lawyers to persuade a court to reach a particular decision.

Being able to show that you have good legal research skills can help in securing training contracts in law firms or funding for study or research projects. In legal practice it can also help to show any client that your work is accurate and that it is value for money.

Below is a very quick guide to one legal research method technique. In fact, one of the most significant tools that a paralegal possesses today with regard to legal research is the power of the internet.

Most paralegals never set foot in a law library to perform legal research because most information is now available electronically. Computerized subscription services such as Lexis and Westlaw make it very easy. Legal Research Methods. Teaching Material. Prepared by: Prof (Dr) Khushal Vibhute & Filipos Aynalem.

Prepared under the Sponsorship of the Justice and Legal System. The Cybersleuth’s Guide to the Internet: Conducting Effective Free Investigative & Legal Research on the Web will show you how to be your own cyber-detective and unearth this information FREE (or at low cost!) on the Web.

The Cybersleuth’s Guide to the Internet includes numerous examples based on real world research scenarios. Legal researchers assist attorneys during the pre-trial process by reviewing, interpreting, and identifying relevant law and case precedent to help answer a specific question or to help resolve an issue in dispute.

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They typically provide research that ties in with evidences presented, case law, and even the litigation process.The present guide is intended to explain why the Internet is useful for legal research, and describe some of the major resources available on the Internet for researching the law of the United States and other countries, comparative law, and international law.