and Legal Information
- Comprehensive resource on alternative dispute
resolution methods including mediation and arbitration.
Includes statutes, rules, scholarly articles and other
- We specialize in structured settlements, saving money
for the claimant and the company by the purchase of an
annuity. It's the professional way to settle a claim.
Rights / Human Rights
/ Business Law
for Corporate Law
- Univ. of Cincinnati College of Law - Information to
assist lawyers in the practice of corporate and
securities law, including text of federal securities law
and rules and forms.
- maintained by Gerald Blanchard, author of the three
volume legal treatise entitled "Lender Liability: Law,
Practice and Prevention". The site features pages
containing an overview of the law of lender liability, a
commentary on its present state, a current Hot Topic and
links to other law and legal related pages.
- Internet sites for Law, Economics and Commerce.
(adopted with some variations in all 50 fifty states)
of a Murder-Red,
Hot & New-A
Trip Through Our Nation's Legal Justice System. As its
title suggests, the site teaches you about U.S. law by
telling the story of a murder and subsequent trial. Each
chapter of the fictional (but accurate) tale is
accompanied by a related "fact sheet" where you'll learn
about such matters as the hierarchy of a police force,
how to conduct a homicide investigation, the process of
awaiting trial, the steps of the trial itself, and more.
Also included is an overview of the United States
Judicial System, a glossary of legal terms and brief
outlines of landmark Supreme Court cases.
- Prison Law, particularly related to California state
prisoners. Includes case law updates, pending
legislation, a prison law primer, dictionary, and
extensive links to criminal justice sites.
This civil libertarian watch-dog group keeps abreast of
with Disabilities Act Document
- Provides copies of Americans with Disabilities Act
statute, regulations, and tech sheets which have been
reviewed by U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
or U.S. Department of Justice. Provides links to other
Internet legal or disability-related sites.
- Law and Economics
and Rules - Legal and
Helpline Web Center
- Resources on divorce including a Short Course about the
divorce process and directory of attorneys, mediators,
papralegals, self-help divorce professionals and other
resources for the divorcing family.
- On-line Family Law Advisor newsletter. Interactive
bulletin board, child support worksheet, and search
engine Pertinent legislation and misc. documents for
The American Bar Association
A site of legal resources based on a searchable full text
database of law journals on the Internet. All law reviews
on the Internet are searchable at once. Database updated
automatically each night.
Guide to Legal Resources
- extensive private-sector no-charge legal content
provider with all sorts of material including a legal
dictionary/encyclopedia, court rules, case
transcripts,and legal humor.
This is the place to come to do online case law research.
In order to use this you will have to enter your username
as "guest" and your password as "opinion")
It is cumbersome at first, but the commands are similar,
at least in concept, to those in Westlaw.
Law Sources Online ALSO!
One of the best source for legal. This site has extensive
links to state and federal sources, journals, and the
Wide Legal Information
Hot & New-This
web site should be looked upon as a sort of (eventually)
unlimited resource of legal information, covering each
state in the world, and supported by members, sponsors
and patrons, from both the legal community and the
general public. It will be both professional and complete
but also as extensive as possible, as an ever-enlarging
web, that it will converge upon a point in the forseeable
future where it will become the Internet World Wide Web
source for accurate and useful legal information for the
general public; legal information that is instant and
contemporary and that also meets or exceeds the quality
standards of the legal profession.
Property / Patents
- argues that intellectual copyright is ill-conceived,
unethical and increasingly unenforceable.
the Protection of Literary & Artistic Works (as
revised in 1971 and amended in 1979)(earlier
version, Stockholm 1967
Technology Legal Net
- a service of Morris, Manning & Martin. Includes -
Computer Law Articles and Recent Case Summaries, Free
Computer Law Email Updates, List of Available Computer
& Technology Jobs and Resumes.
Clearance Center Online.
- The Copyright Website explores copyright on the
Internet and other bleeding edge issues, including
Fundamentals, Registration, Famous Infringements (with
audio!), Public Domain and Sources.
Property Collections for: Canada,
- This Atlanta, Georgia site is maintained by an
Intellectual Property Law attorney and includes many
pointers to "IP" materials including general information
articles, links to relevant U.S. Congressional and
Federal Courts materials, a well as items of general
interest regarding technology and law in Georgia.
- information on the protection of intellectual property
rights around the world.
- full text.
- a naming consulting firm providing information on
Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property (as
revised in 1967)
With this World Wide Web server, IBM lets you access over
26 years of U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO)
patent descriptions as well as the last ten years of
images. The first entries date back to January 5, 1971.
You can search, retrieve and study over two million
& Larson, patent law
- a web server with frequently asked questions and
answers on patent law and other intellectual property
Property Decisions of the U.S. Supreme
Patent and Trademark
property resources on the Internet
- includes APA Electronic Bulletin Board (gopher); Web
Sites with Philosophical Content; Conferences; Societies,
Institutes, Centers and Departments; Software for
Philosophers; Guides to Philosophy on the Internet;
Publishers; Libraries, Collections and other Reference
- a new article review service in moral and political
philosophy, edited by James Dreier and David Estlund at
Research and Writing
A research tool for Lawyers or Business or Corporate use.
Includes "SEARCH FORMS - OPINIONS &
- Commercial organization providing legal writing and
research services to practicing attorneys. Site includes
a variety of examples of legal writing in various subject
Public Domain Citation
- Cornell's Legal Information Institute has placed a
hypertext version of the important Wisconsin Citation
Proposal on its WWW server. (In this version the Wired
Magazine article in the report's appendix is available
via hypertext link.)
/ Admiralty Law
and Oceanic Law Center
- A new web-site operated by the University of Nantes
(France), which includes several pages about maritime and
Oceanic Law: A Law review: Neptunus, A Forum, some
maritime links, Law courses, publications links and much
- RAND is a nonprofit institution that helps improve
public policy through research and analysis.
Resources - Statutes
- from Cornell Law School.
- Current databases include: the Federal Register from
1994 to the present (the 1995 Federal Register database
is updated daily by 6 a.m. with the full text of each
days publication); the Congressional Record and the
Congressional Record Index from 1994 to present; the
United States Code; History of Bills; Congressional Bill
Index from the 103rd Congress to the present; the
Regulatory Agenda; and several other databases.
Congress WWW Server
- Thomas - includes full-text of all House and
Senate bills from the current Congress, full-text of the
Congressional Quarterly, C-SPAN Gopher, and much
Branch Resources - Case Law
- U.S. Supreme Court, Federal Circuit Courts.
- The Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts has
announced the availability of a WWW homepage for the
federal court system. Initially, the site will offer
press releases and introductory information regarding the
court system. Of note, the site includes an excellent
Directory of Electronic Public Access Services providing
information for automated access to U.S. federal court
information and records.
- The server contains information on: Executive Branch,
First Family, Tours, What's New (including NII Progress
Report, New Federal Agency, Internet Services, Al Gore's
favorite political cartoons), Publications (including
press releases, briefings, speeches, executive orders,
Congressional testimony, results of a 2/94 survey about
who uses their Publications), Comments.
- provided by the National Technical Information Service
(NTIS) provides a central location for locating and
ordering U.S. Government information. Access to dozens of
government agencies is provided here. This is one of the
best locations to find Federal government information of
a wide variety. There are also FedWorld FTP and Telnet
Utility Home Page
- by Scott J. Rubin, contains references of interest to
those who practice Public Utility Law (electric, natural
gas, telecommunications, water) or who need to deal with
issues relating to the utility industry.
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