Duquesne University School of Law

Past Events

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Event Location:

ACLL-9th Floor City-County Building

Reviews conducting legal research online using Google, Findlaw, Justia, and other databases for both primary and secondary sources for both Federal and Pennsylvania. Presented by: Mr. Dittakavi Rao 

Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Event Location:

ACLL-9th Floor City-County Building

Orphan’s Court Rules Recently the Orphan’s Court Rules have been totally revised.  This course should provide a complete overview of those changes. Presenter:  Fred Liechti  Credits:

Friday, April 28, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Event Location:

ACLL-9th Floor City-County Building

Ethics Reviews both ABA and PA legal ethics resources as well as secondary sources and online resources at the ABA, Office of Government Ethics, and PA Ethics Commission, and PA Disciplinary Board. Presented by:  Dr. Joel Fishman

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Event Location:

ACLL-9th Floor City-County Building

Review of published Pennsylvania primary resources (court reports, constitution, statutory law, administrative law) and secondary sources (digests, citators, annotations, encyclopedias, continuing legal education materials) with some references to important Internet Web sites.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Event Location:

ACLL-9th Floor City-County Building

The ABA has stated that attorneys must keep abreast of changes in technology and others have published articles regarding the implications of technology competence. We will follow the rule on keeping up on current technology with a brief tour of Practical Law, Drafting Assistant, and some Westlaw resources. 

Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Event Location:

ACLL-9th Floor City-County Building

Tax Update by Fred Liechti

Friday, October 14, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Event Location:

ACLL-9th Floor City-County Building

Sponsored by Lexis – Basic searching with Lexis Advance (new to ACLL on Oct. 1st) Limited to the first 20 people. One Credit. RSVP to acll@duq.edu or 412.350.5353

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Event Location:

ACLL-9th Floor City-County Building

Sponsored by Westlaw - A review of the basics, followed by more in-depth information on searching, filtering results, sharing folders, using your history, and setting up KeyCiteAlerts.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Event Location:

ACLL-9th Floor City-County Building

Sponsored by Westlaw - Session 2

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 9:30am to 10:30am
Event Location:

ACLL-9th Floor City-County Building

Sponsored by Westlaw - Session 1 A review of the basics, followed by more in-depth information on searching, filtering results, sharing folders, using your history, and setting up KeyCiteAlerts. (1 credit) NO CHARGE

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