Monthly Archives: April 2012

More sources for criminal background checks

There was a spirited discussion of sources for Criminal Background Checks on law-lib last week that reminded me to add to the list of places to find free online databases for each state and TLO to the list of … Continue reading

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Used Books entry turned upside down

I just revised the Used Books entry so the websites that search multiple bookstore databases at once are right up top.   I moved the paragraph on local bookshops down, but I didn’t cut it because your local used book store is still the best bet … Continue reading

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Two more sources for legal staff compensation data

I added the LMA Roles and Compensation Survey and the AALL Salary Survey  to the list of sources for “Legal Staff” salary and benefits data in the Compensation entry.

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Treatises added to the “Family Law,” “Valuing a Business” and “Joint Ventures” entries

I added Equitable Distribution of Property and Frumkes on Divorce Taxation to the  Family Law entry, Tom West’s Valuing a Business to the Valuing a Business entry, and a whole paragraph of useful treatises to the Joint Ventures entry.

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Library Management materials

I started a section on “Library Management” in the Law Librarianship entry.

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New section on finding police reports

I just wrote up a section on finding Police Reports in the Criminal Law entry.  There are actually several ways to get police reports, depending on state laws, local laws, and the relevant police department’s policies.   Vehicle accident reports are often … Continue reading

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Link check 2012: Half way there.

I’ve fixed all the broken links through “M.”  It’s taken me half a year to get half way through.  I’m going to have to speed this up a bit.

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