21st Century Legal Research (October 2016) [17560-FSV]

21st Century Legal Research (October 2016) [17560-FSV]

 
Original Program Date: October 7, 2016
Duration: 3 hours, 44 minutes
Credits: Law & Legal Procedure: 3.75
 
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In this half-day recorded program, reboot your skills for the 21st century! Let Barbara Swatt Engstrom, Executive Director of the Public Law Library of King County and Adjunct Professor at Seattle University School of Law, be your guide to modern legal research:
  • Overview of effective research process and good research habits
  • Case law research updated:
    • West's digest system/mediated searching
    • Advanced searching on free platforms like Google Scholar and (for WSBA Members) Casemaker
    • The next generation - new platforms, including Casetext (and CARATM, an automated research assistant) and Ravel Law
  • Researching Washington legislative history for free: using http://leg.wa.gov/ to find documents and legislative intent
  • Getting the most out of your library card! A review of the King County and Seattle library systems, with a focus on Washington state sources of value to attorneys.
Presenter: Barbara Swatt Engstrom - Executive Director of the Public Law Library of King County and Adjunct Professor at Seattle University School of Law

This program was a live seminar and webcast presented on October 7, 2016, in Seattle, WA. If you attended the live seminar or webcast and reported CLE credits, you cannot also report credits from watching or listening to this recording.

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