Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Legal Websites: Jurist

Looking for the latest legal news of interest? Jurist should definitely be included on your daily list of go to sites for the latest goings on in the legal world. Jurist is a web-based legal news and real-time legal research service powered by a mostly-volunteer team of over 60 part-time law student reporters, editors and Web developers led by law professor Bernard Hibbitts at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.


Monday, October 28, 2013

Unprecedented: The Constitutional Challenge to Obamacare

You are invited to join us this Wednesday, October 30, at 5:30 as Professor Josh Blackman discusses his new book, Unprecedented: the Constitutional Challenge to Obamacare.  Professor Blackman is an engaging speaker and his book has gotten rave reviews.  We look forward to seeing you all there!

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Legal Websites: WashLaw Web

Are you looking for the Missouri Department of Agriculture's homepage?  What about the court rules for Virginia courts? WashLaw Web is a site that you should definitely have bookmarked. It provides users with links to law-related materials on the Internet from all jurisdictions including state, federal and international. Generally speaking, the information is arranged alphabetically, by subject, and by geographic location.


Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Legal Apps: Texas Courts App

This app provides access to the Texas Attorney Directory and contains the full text of all of the rules needed by most Texas practitioners. Additionally, this app contains the local rules for all Texas federal courts, and provides the names and addresses of every Texas federal courthouse, and using an interactive map and GPS allows you to generate driving directions from your current location.

The app can be purchased via the itunes store here. The current cost is $2.99.