The UNH Law Library keeps track of new free resources here. Recently added resources include:
1. Doing Business. "The Doing Business law library is the largest free online collection of business laws and regulations. We link to official government sources wherever possible. Translations are not official unless indicated otherwise. We update the collection regularly but are unable to guarantee that laws are the most recent version."
BloomberLAW is new to UNH Law. We are learning its place along side Lexis, Westlaw and open web sources. Emulating Wexis, Bloomberg now has topical email based news alerts as well as a blog with podcasts.
A report from our friends at SpicyIP. Seems West might be getting their cases from all the wrong places?
The District Judge of Lucknow has passed an interim injunction against Thomson Reuters and its Indian operations Westlaw and Indlaw – Defendants, for infringing the copyright of Eastern Book Company’s (EBC)-Plaintiffs, law report, Supreme Court Cases (SCC).
I got this email today. I think this is evidence of the effect that all of the other premium and free legal reserch platforms are stressing the marketplace. While this might be good for consumers, they must be savvy enough to understand what they gain and lose from each choice. One big viariable is access to premium secondary sources. If you need treatise materials in your area of practice and you move to a service with just primary sources, what is your research plan?