Wednesday, October 26, 2011
A full list of suggestions for various emergency scenarios is also listed on the DU Office of Emergency Preparedness website, along with a video of what to do in an active shooter situation.
Monday, October 24, 2011
Advanced Legal Research Course Description
Students will select an area of practice in which to explore all major legal research resources, formats, and costs, and refine their ability to formulate cost-effective research strategies. They will identify an issue of interest and formulate a Legal Research Plan for an analysis on the issue; draft a Library Purchasing Plan for the practice area; write and revise a legal analysis on the issue; draft a client letter on the legal analysis; consider potential ethical issues for the practice area and write a short paper on these concerns; give an oral presentation; and write a final reflection.
Credit Hours: 3
ULW: This course does satisfy the Upper Level Writing requirement (ULW)
The class will be taught by Professor Debra Austin.
Thursday, October 20, 2011
Advanced use of Terms & Connectors searching - with search tips for specific databases included
10/20/2011 12:00 PM 25 min Room 259
Come let us show you the international law sources available through Lexis and how to easily locate them on the website.
10/24/2011 12:00 PM 25 min Room 259
10/24/2011 4:45 PM 25 min Room 180
Come see the sources on Lexis that will help you in a business law practice or business law related field.
10/24/2011 6:00 PM 25 min Room 165
10/26/2011 12:00 PM 25 min Room 259
Review of basic Shepard's feature and an exploration of the more advanced features
10/25/2011 11:00 AM 25 min Room 259
10/25/2011 2:30 PM 25 min Room 145
10/25/2011 5:00 PM 25 min Room 125
Come get some research tips on using the Lexis sources for practice in criminal law.
10/26/2011 4:45 PM 25 min Room 180
10/27/2011 12:00 PM 25 min Room 259
We'll show you the best and most frequently used databases for environmental law research - and give you some tips along the way!
10/31/2011 12:00 PM 25 min Room 259
10/31/2011 4:45 PM 25 min Room 180
Wednesday, October 12, 2011
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Oral arguments will be heard on Wednesday, October 5th in a copyright case with DU connections. To see more details about DU music professor Lawrence Golan's challenge to current U.S, copyright law, read the DU news story and a recent update from Law Week Colorado.