Internet legal research on a budget : free and low-cost resources for lawyers /

"With cost-conscious clients scrutinizing legal bills, lawyers cannot afford to depend on expensive legal research databases, especially when reliable free resources are available. Internet Legal Research on a Budget will help you quickly find the best free or low-cost resources online and use...

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Main Author: Levitt, Carole A.
Corporate Author: American Bar Association. Law Practice Division
Other Authors: Davis, Judy K.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Chicago, Illinois : ABA, Law Practice Division, [2014]
©2014
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245 1 0 |a Internet legal research on a budget :  |b free and low-cost resources for lawyers /  |c Carole A. Levitt and Judy K. Davis 
260 |a Chicago, Illinois :  |b ABA, Law Practice Division,  |c [2014] 
260 |c ©2014 
300 |a xx, 321 pages :  |b illustrations ;  |c 26 cm 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references and index 
505 0 |a Websites for general legal research -- Websites by practice area -- Apps for general legal research -- Free commercial portals and directories -- Government, academic, and association portals and directories -- Free commercial online case law databases -- Free governmental online case law databases -- An introduction to casemaker -- An introduction to fastcase -- Federal statutory research -- Federal legislative and congressional materials -- Federal executive and administrative law -- State, local, territorial, and tribal law -- Foreign, international, and comparative law resources -- Dockets -- Social media -- Researching people -- Cite-checking cases 
520 |a "With cost-conscious clients scrutinizing legal bills, lawyers cannot afford to depend on expensive legal research databases, especially when reliable free resources are available. Internet Legal Research on a Budget will help you quickly find the best free or low-cost resources online and use them for your research needs. The authors share the top websites, apps, blogs, Twitter feeds, and crowdsourced resources that will save you time, money, and frustration during the legal research process. This book will help you locate and use: legal portals and directories (government, academic, and commercial); case law databases (government and commercial); Casemaker and Fastcase; cite-checking cases; dockets; federal statutory research; federal, legislative, and congressional materials; starting points for state, local, territorial, and tribal law; practice area research using websites, blogs, Twitter, and more;; background information abut attorneys, judges, and legal professionals; foreign, international, and comparative law resources"--Unedited summary from book cover 
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