Tag Archives: Westlaw

Bloomberg’s Blooming Features

Bloomberg Law (Bloomberg) is a legal research database with intelligence centers and practical tools for legal practitioners and law students. Bloomberg often takes a back seat because law students are more familiar with its competitors LexisNexis and Westlaw. However, Bloomberg … Continue reading

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Westlaw Classic Alerts Moving to WestlawNext

If you have created Alerts in Westlaw Classic (does anybody else find this reminiscent of Classic Coke?), you should be alert to the fact that Thomson Reuters is moving all those alerts over to WestlawNext. This is another step along … Continue reading

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Bloomberg Law Challenges the Dynamic Duo

If you haven’t yet registered for your Bloomberg Law password, now is the time to do so. While student access to Westlaw and old Lexis will be curtailed over the summer, students continue to have unlimited access to Bloomberg, the … Continue reading

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Wexis, Student Passwords & Ethics

Recently the Utah Bar Ethics Advisory Committee issued an ethical opinion, stating that it violated “the rules of professional conduct” for a law firm to ask a student employee/law clerk to use his or her law school Lexis or Westlaw password for … Continue reading

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