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PRACTICING LAW INSTITUTE STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS ABSOLUTELY FREE (AGAIN)

According to our friend Mark Dighton at the Practicing Law Institute, PLI offers scholarships to students for our live AND archived programs. They have dropped the $25 scholarship application fee, so now you can get a full scholarship to PLI practice-oriented programs absolutely free. PLI programs could help you by:

IT'S TODAY : Summer Research Survival

Next Friday, 4/12,  at 3:15pm beginning in the Rich Room is Summer Research Survival.  Learn the top research tools, tasks and approaches used at summer positions and externships as reported to us by students who have gone before you. One way to differentiate yourself  is to have good research skills so you are considered someone who provides solutions in legal settings.  

Plenary Session

Library Offers Major Online Service of Major IP Treatises

The Library is happy to announce the addition of the IP Library to the Intelliconnect  Legal Web Research Platform. Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, the parent to the CCH and Aspen brands, now makes finding IP law and over 40 of their most popular premium IP secondary analytical treatises and news convenient in one easy online service. And, unlike the print version, each publication contains links to primary source cited in the publication. You can use this service while at school or at home.

IP Library Provides Most up to date America Invents Act analytical content

The publishing industry is catching up with blogs, newsletters, social media, CLE and professional association meetings with recently released treatises on the America Invents Act. If you want to increase your exposure to this content - the books have arrived and will be cataloged very soon. They are currently with Matt Jenks, Cataloger. If there are other AIA titles we need to hold, please notify me. Enjoy.

Westlaw in Trouble AGAIN!

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).