October 5, 2012
The archives recently processed two relatively small but informative collections from the National Bankruptcy Archives and the American Law Institute Archives. From the National Bankruptcy Archives, came the Judge Joyce Bihary Papers, and from the American Law Institute Archives, came the Deborah A. DeMott Papers. read more!
October 3, 2012
Resource of interest: ProQuest Legislative Insight is a federal legislative history service that makes available thoroughly researched compilations of digital full-text publications relevant to enacted United States public laws, with coverage from the 80th Congress (1947/1948) through the 112th Congress (2011/2012). read more!
October 3, 2012
GET PUBLISHED! The Law School requires that your Senior Research & Writing paper demonstrate “proficiency in scholarly research and writing under close faculty supervision” with “an opportunity for constructive faculty criticism regarding avenues of research, analysis, organization, and style.” Whether you are writing a seminar paper, a journal comment, or a paper for independent study, why not get it published and add some sparkle to your resume? This workshop takes you through the process, including topic selection, preemption checking, and submission strategies. The Getting Published workshop will be held on October 3rd at 12:00 noon in T-145. To RSVP please contact Bill Draper at email@example.com. read more!
September 28, 2012
On May 8, 2012, the Penn Law community lost a great man, Judge Louis Heilprin Pollak. Pollak was a civil rights advocate, former Penn Law dean, U.S. District Court judge, and was regarded as one of the leading members of the judiciary in the country. read more!
September 27, 2012
On Tuesday, October 2nd, Biddle librarians will be teaching company research using Bloomberg Law and business resources available through the Van Pelt library website. This is part of the first year legal research and writing program. read more!
September 26, 2012
Are you experiencing information overload when it comes to the daily news? Are you tired of wading through expansive news websites to find articles of actual interest? Would you rather spend your time focusing on the topics and issues that you care about? read more!