Computer-Aided Legal Research on the Internet
For college-level paralegal courses on Legal Research and Legal Writing or a supplemental textbook for graduate-level legal research courses. This textbook is an essential tool to assist paralegal and other legal studies instructors and programs in bringing computer-aided legal research alive for students and classrooms. It provides an introduction to computers in the law, reviews and explains sources and evaluation of documents and materials found on the Internet, and features many examples of doing CALR.
- Paperback | 280 pages
- 200.7 x 251.5 x 15.2mm | 476.28g
- 26 Oct 2005
- Pearson Education (US)
- Upper Saddle River, NJ, United States
- 2nd edition
Table of contents
1. The Internet. 2. Research on the Internet: Using Site Addresses and Directories. 3. General Internet Resources and Tools. 4. Essentials of Research on the Internet: Search Engines. 5. Legal Research (Sources) on the Internet. 6. Searching in Legal Databases on the Internet. 7. General Sources of Topical Internet Resources. 8. Evaluating Internet Resources and Information. 9. Administrative Law Internet Sources and Sites.10. Alternative Dispute Resolution Internet Sources and Site.11. Bankruptcy Law Internet Sources and Sites.12. Business, Contract, Corporate, and Securities Sources and Sites.13. Criminal Law Internet Sources and Sites.14. Elder and Aging Law Internet Sources and Sites.15. Environmental Law Internet Sources and Sites.16. Family Law Internet Sources and Sites.17. Healthcare Law Internet Sources and Sites.18. Immigration Law Internet Sources and Sites.19. Intellectual Property Law Internet Sources and Sites.20. International Law Internet Sources and Sites.21. Labor and Employment Law Internet Sources and Sites.22. Litigation, Personal Injury, and Tort Resource Internet Sources and Sites.23. Occupational Safety and Health Law Internet Sources and Sites.24. Real Estate Law Internet Sources and Sites.25. Tax, Probate, Trusts and Estates Law Internet Sources and Sites.Bibliography.Appendix A: Internet Terms, Concepts, and Acronyms.Appendix B: The Domain Name System.Appendix C: Index to Internet Domains.Appendix D: Netiquette.