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Legal Citation: Beyond the McGill Guide – Slaw

Legal Citation: Beyond the McGill Guide – Slaw | Legal info | Scoop.it
This past summer, the Canadian legal profession was presented with yet another edition of the Canadian Guide to Uniform Legal Citation/Manuel canadien de la référence juridique, aka the McGill Guide. This new edition, the 8th in 28 years (an average
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Casetext Launches LegalPad, A Writing and Publishing Tool for Lawyers

Casetext Launches LegalPad, A Writing and Publishing Tool for Lawyers | Legal info | Scoop.it
The legal research site Casetext is launching something today that could be a game-changer in how lawyers publish and share articles about the law. It is called LegalPad and the Casetext folks ...
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Legal Citation: Beyond the McGill Guide – Slaw

Legal Citation: Beyond the McGill Guide – Slaw | Legal info | Scoop.it
This past summer, the Canadian legal profession was presented with yet another edition of the Canadian Guide to Uniform Legal Citation/Manuel canadien de la référence juridique, aka the McGill Guide. This new edition, the 8th in 28 years (an average
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The Good Law Hackathon

The Good Law Hackathon | Legal info | Scoop.it
Your chance to the hack the entire statute book
If you've ever wanted to hack the whole statute book, not just individual pieces of legislation, come along to the Good Law Hackathon. Our goal is to develop various hacks that measure the statute book in some way. Imagine creating a 'census' of the statute book!
When most people think of legislation they think of words not numbers, yet the simple act of counting can reveal a great deal about how we are governed. Imagine counting how many times a
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CPD for solicitors: Social Media and eBusiness for Solicitors 2014

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Interested in social media for lawyers? Need CPD? You've come to the right place!

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Ebooks still suck for research

I’ve raised this point many times, but it bears repeating: ebooks are terrible for actual research. From Baldur Bjarnason yesterday in his post Ebooks suck for learning: It is the ebook readi...
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Will 2015 be a year of change for legal publishing of primary law?

Robert McKay brought to my attention today a study by Simba Information published last year (I missed it)—their Open Access Journal Publishing 2014-2017 Report. For our purposes, the report suggest...
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Visual law services are worth a thousand words--and big money

Visual law services are worth a thousand words--and big money | Legal info | Scoop.it
"It took shape in my mind as sort of a visual process of trying to figure out where on this map I needed to locate myself and what the other
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A Guide to Treatment Types

A Guide to Treatment Types | Legal info | Scoop.it
A free eBook covering exactly the way cases cite one another and how to establish the value of judgments
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CanLII Connects: Crowdsourcing Commentary on Canadian Law

CanLII Connects: Crowdsourcing Commentary on Canadian Law | Legal info | Scoop.it
Crowdsourcing the law is a concept any number of legal sites have tried over the years, as I've written about many times. The idea behind it makes perfect sense. There are lots of very smart ...
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Why Do You Blog? 23 Lawyers Weigh In

Why Do You Blog? 23 Lawyers Weigh In | Legal info | Scoop.it
Lawyers blog because they love to write and share their knowledge, experience, and passions. And, in the process of educating, they learn.
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