Category Archives: Legal Research

Chalk One Up for the Little Guy

the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit unanimously ruled that “chalking” is a violation of the Fourth Amendment. Continue reading

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Researching Foreign or Comparative Law? Click here for FREE Online Access to the “Bible” of Foreign Law!

The Foreign Law Guide (FLG) was originally created by Thomas H. Reynolds and Arturo A. Flores and it is commonly referred to as “Reynolds & Flores.” Brill, a Netherlands based publisher, recently took over the electronic database in 2012. Behind … Continue reading

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Everything about Consumer Law in a Quick and Easy Place

The National Consumer Law Center (NCLC) Digital Library is a collection of treatises that cover just about every area of consumer law. The twenty-one treatises are arranged in five category titles: Debtor Rights, Mortgages & Foreclosures, Credit & Banking, Deception … Continue reading

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The Beneficial Features Hidden Inside the South Carolina Corporate Practice Manual

The South Carolina Corporate Practice Manual, Second Edition is categorized as a treatise that is designed for a general practitioner and corporate specialist. This Manual is a one-stop-shop for the corporate world. Not only does it capture relevant information associated … Continue reading

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When in Doubt, Start with the Basics

As a Research Fellow at the Sol Blatt Jr. Law Library, I frequently assist students, alumni, professors, staff, and attorneys with research topics.  Each task is unique, requiring a variety of problem-solving skills and techniques.  Some topics are new to … Continue reading

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Nice and Steady

Do you remember when or how you learned to drive a car?  Well, maybe some of you out there in blogland are still in launch mode but for the rest of us,…well,….it was a magical moment.  I remember watching my … Continue reading

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