Past Events

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Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Event Location:

ACLL-9th Floor City-County Building

This course will help new users learn to find documents by title and citation and by using the WestSearch features, plus tips and best practices on research.

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Monday, April 29, 2019 - 2:15pm to 3:15pm
Event Location:

ACLL-9th Floor City-County Building

his one-hour course will provide an overview of the types of materials that can be found in HeinOnline and will cover search techniques and recent enhancements to the database.

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Event Location:

ACLL-9th Floor City-County Building

The Allegheny County Law Library offers Fastcase access to members at firms with fewer than 60 attorneys. Fastcase is a database that includes case law, secondary sources, and more.

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Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 2:15pm to 3:15pm
Event Location:

ACLL-9th Floor City-County Building

In support of comment 8.1  to Rule 1.1, Competence, a lawyer should keep abreast of changes including the risks and benefits associated with relevant technology.

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Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Event Location:

ACLL-9th Floor City-County Building

The CLE will focus on Rule 1.1, Comment 8: "To maintain the requisite knowledge and skill, a lawyer should keep abreast of changes in the law and its practice, including the benefits and risks associated with relevant technology, engage in continuing study and education and comply with all continuing legal education requirements to which the lawyer is subject."

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
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

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Event Location:

ACLL-9th Floor City-County Building

Reviews both ABA and PA legal ethics resources as well as secondary sources and online resources from the ABA, Office of Government Ethics, and PA Ethics Commission, and PA Disciplinary Board.

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Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Event Location:

ACLL-9th Floor City-County Building

It may sound reasonable to think that researching the online presence of a subject in-house represents a cost savings. However, doing so may create serious disadvantages for your case.

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Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Event Location:

ACLL-9th Floor City-County Building

This presentation will explain how to obtain solid information about your client's tax federal, state or local tax situation so that you will feel confident about when you can advise your client yourself, and also when you will have solid criteria for referring your client to a lawyer who provides tax representation.

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Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Event Location:

ACLL-9th Floor City-County Building

You don't practice tax law, but taxes are the law. Do your family law and personal injury clients expect you to give them legal advice about the new Tax Cuts and Job Act ("tax reform")?

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