Category «Publishing & Publishers (Legal)»

Pain Science and the Administration of Justice

Ken Strutin’s article is a survey of legal scholarship and medical research concerning the study of pain and its significance for the administration of civil and criminal justice. The complexity of pain’s impact on each individual’s life is increasingly relevant in the context of the administration of civil and criminal justice. Strutin’s subject matter expertise in issues of law and justice is further articulated in this this article as he undertakes a timely review of an increasingly relevant issue that impacts the lives of defendants and complainants alike.

Subjects: Criminal Law, Human Rights, Legal Ethics, Medical Research, Publishing & Publishers (Legal)

Kirtsaeng v. Wiley

What if you had to ask permission before selling, lending, or even giving away your books? On October 29, 2012 the Supreme Court heard oral argument in the case of Kirtsaeng v. Wiley & Sons, a case that could change the way we own everything from books to watches. Brandon Butler and Jonathan Band discuss how libraries, who own books, movies and other copyrighted works on behalf of the public could be hit especially hard by this decision.

Subjects: Copyright, Features, Legal Research, Libraries & Librarians, Publishing & Publishers (Legal)

Law Periodical Publishing Practices and Trends

Law librarian, criminal defense attorney and prolific author Ken Strutin brings into focus how electronic access to scholarly information is impacting library collection policies as well as professional publication formats, and as a result, how a new legal research environment is developing. Ken’s article provides a selected collection of resources about the law review publishing process, emerging trends in the information cycle, and practical guides for developing an article and getting it to press.

Subjects: Features, Law Library Management, Legal Research, Publishing & Publishers (Legal), Tech Update

Extras – A Perspective on the West Group Acquisition of FindLaw

A Perspective on the West Group Purchase of FindLaw

By Sabrina I. Pacifici

Subjects: Extras, Internet Resources, Publishing & Publishers (Legal)

Extras – Interview of FindLaw President Stacy Stern on Acquisition by West Group

Interview of FindLaw President Stacy Stern on Acquisition by West Group

By T. R. Halvorson

Subjects: Extras, Internet Resources, Publishing & Publishers (Legal)

Extras – A Closer Look at West's Purchase of FindLaw: Some overlapping content as well as the addition of unique services

LLRX.com – A Closer Look at West’s Purchase of FindLaw

A Closer Look at West’s Purchase of FindLaw: Some overlapping content as well as the addition of unique services

By Roger V. Skalbeck

Subjects: Extras, Internet Resources, Publishing & Publishers (Legal)
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