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March 2012 Archives

March 28, 2012
Elvis Costello reportedly once quipped that "writing about music is like dancing about architecture." So what happens when musicians write legal briefs? It turns out, of course, that music and law have a longstanding and tempestuous relationship. Music may have charms to sooth the savage beast, but it also has the power to drive people to court. read more!
March 21, 2012
 By Ellen Qualey, Reference LibrarianResearching a case that is pending in federal court? Interesting in obtaining a brief and can’t find it on Westlaw or Lexis? Explore PACER, the Public Access to Court Electronic Records database. Provided by the United States... read more!
March 12, 2012
Students, faculty and staff at Penn Law now have access to Lexis Advance, a new legal research database from LexisNexis. read more!
March 7, 2012
 Biddle Law Library recently acquired four Lexis Nexis databases of foreign law, to assist in researching Chinese law, Canadian law, French law, and European Union law.Lexis China is a bilingual database incorporating laws, regulations, case law, and government documents from... read more!