Researching US case law

Posted Wednesday, 6th May 2015

Need an introduction to or refresher on how to research US case law? If so, help is at hand. CLIG are delighted to welcome Alison Shea, Foreign and International Specialist at the Fordham University School of Law in New York to present a seminar on this topic.

The seminar will include an explanation of the US Court systems and the system of law reports. Alison will then provide guidance on the coverage of different subscription and free case law sources to give researchers guidance on how thorough their research can be with their existing sources. Alison will also provide guidance on updating cases, as well as tips for tracking pending cases in both federal and state courts.

Date: Tuesday 9th June 2015
Venue: Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP, St Magnus House, 3 Lower Thames Street, London, EC4R 9HA
Time: 4.30pm 8pm, including a short break for refreshments and networking.
Cost: £20 for members, £38 for non-members

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