Lawsuit Against the U.S. Government [Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts] Challenging Legality of PACER Fees

by on April 27, 2016 1:23 pm
This PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]-related case in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia is: NATIONAL VETERANS LEGAL SERVICES PROGRAM et al v. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Docket No. 1:16-cv-00745 (D.D.C. ~ filed Apr 21, 2016) Here is the complaint.

New Title on Open Access -- "Knowledge Unbound: Selected Writings on Open Access"

by on April 16, 2016 12:31 pm
Please see: Suber, Peter. Knowledge Unbound: Selected Writings on Open Access,    2002-2011  Cambridge, MA : The MIT Press,    2016 (https://mitpress.mit.edu/books/knowledge-unbound) “…Suber makes the case for open access to research; answers common questions, objections, and misunderstandings; analyzes policy issues; and documents the growth and evolution of open access during its most critical early decade.”

Working Paper on 3-Year Ethnographic Study re: Lawyering Being -- Essentially -- about Reading: "Lawyers at Work: A Study of the Reading, Writing, and Communication Practices of Legal Professionals"

by on April 1, 2016 4:33 pm
[L]awyering is fundamentally about reading. Lawyers at Work: A Study of the Reading, Writing, and Communication Practices of Legal Professionals Ann Sinsheimer University of Pittsburgh – School of Law David J. Herring Independent March 14, 2016 Legal Writing Journal, Vol. 21, Forthcoming U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-11 Abstract:      This paper… Read more Working Paper on 3-Year Ethnographic Study re: Lawyering Being -- Essentially -- about Reading: "Lawyers at Work: A Study of the Reading, Writing, and Communication Practices of Legal Professionals"