Monthly Archives: January 2017

Articles Worth Reading

For your information needs and reading pleasure, check out the articles below: 5 Tips for Dominating Your Online Reputation; 2015-2016 American Bar Association Annual Report:  The Year in Review; A Look at the Challenges Facing Trump’s Closest Legal Adviser; An … Continue reading

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South Carolina Lawyer’s Desk Book: Digital & Free

The South Carolina Lawyers Desk Book now exists in digital format and is freely available to all. The resource can be searched by: name; law firm; practice area; law school; or location. The directory can also be browsed by the … Continue reading

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Update on President Trump’s Immigration Executive Orders & Ensuing Litigation

On Friday, January 27, 2017, President Trump issued an Executive Order “(p)rotecting the nation from foreign terrorist entry into the United States.”     Friday’s order suspends “visas and other immigrant benefits” to individuals from “countries of particular concern.”  The order … Continue reading

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Fastcase 7: A Free Research Resource for South Carolina Bar Members and Law Students

Perhaps you are familiar with Fastcase, a research tool available free to South Carolina Bar members, as well as law school faculty and students. It appears on the library’s database page. What you may not have noticed, because it is … Continue reading

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Articles Worth Reading

For your information needs and reading pleasure, check out the following articles:   3 Legal Challenges In-House Counsel Face with 3-D Printing;   12 Keyword Research Tools and Creative Ways to Use Them;   Attracting and Retaining the Millennial Lawyer;   BigLaw 2017: … Continue reading

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Articles Worth Reading

For your information needs and reading pleasure, check out the following articles:  Big Data Gets Bigger:  5 Ways to Employ Legal Analytics;  Could Spreading the Bar Exam Over Three Years Raise Passage Rates?; Envisioning the Fully Integrated Library; Five Tech … Continue reading

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Library Closed on Monday, January 16th, in Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Day of Service

Over the upcoming holiday weekend, the Sol Blatt Jr. Law Library will be open for regular operating hours on Saturday, January 14th, and Sunday, January 15th.  The library, along with the Charleston School of Law, will be closed on Monday, … Continue reading

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