Monthly Archives: August 2016

Library Hours & Labor Day Weekend

The Sol Blatt Jr. Law Library will be open the following hours for the Labor Day weekend: Friday, September 2nd, 7:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. ; Saturday, September 3rd, 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. ; Sunday, September 4th, Noon to Midnight ; … Continue reading

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Opinions from the South Carolina Supreme Court

On August 24th, the South Carolina Supreme Court published seven opinions: In the Matter of Spero C. Keretses and In the Matter of Eric G. Fosmire, the Court publically reprimands named attorneys for misconduct. In the Matter of Joenathan Shelly … Continue reading

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Casetext’s CARA, the demise of Lexis.com, & Heinonline updates

What is Casetext and what is CARA? 3 Geeks and a Blog provides an excellent description of both.  Greg Lambert posted the following: What is CARA? CARA is a ‘brief-as-query’ legal research tool, in which instead of using a keyword … Continue reading

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Articles Worth Reading

For your reading pleasure and information needs, check out the following articles: 1. 3 Recent Legal Tech Partnerships and What They Mean for the Industry ; 2. 5 Ways Firms Waste Money ; 3. 9 Tips for Becoming a Legal Pundit in the … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Courtroom View Network

  Check out the library’s study aid and trial advocacy library on LexisNexis Courtroom Cast, powered by Courtroom View Network.  This resource allows you to listen to audio of cases, view video of cases tried across the country, and view … Continue reading

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South Carolina Supreme Court Opinions

  Today, the South Carolina Supreme Court published two opinions: In Roe v. Biddy, the Court dismissed the writ of certiorari as improvidently granted. In the Matter of Justin J. Trapp, the Court suspended an attorney from the practice of … Continue reading

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Welcome to Our Incoming 1Ls

Law school classes begin on Monday, August 15th for our returning 2Ls, 3Ls, and 4Ls.  Law school starts early for our incoming 1Ls.   The staff of the Library and Information Technology want to extend a warm welcome to incoming … Continue reading

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