Tag: calr

Cancelling LexisNexis and Westlaw

by on April 16, 2009 11:14 am
[Cross-posted on LegalResearchPlus] I was reading the New York Law Journal.  The April 6, 2009 issue has a front-page story, “Cash-Strapped Lawyers Strive to Slash Costs,” part of their “Hard Times” series, a “series of occasional articles about efforts by solo practitioners and mid-sized firms to weather the recession.”  The April 6 article, by Vesselin… Read more Cancelling LexisNexis and Westlaw

The History of CALR: Part 1: More on Thomson West and Flite Takes Flight

by on April 10, 2009 1:18 pm
[Cross posted on LegalResearchPlus] This is the first in an occasional and somewhat random look back at the early days of computer-assisted legal research (CALR).  It stems from a post here earlier in the week about a terrific new book by noted antitrust lawyer (and Stanford Law School alumnus) Gary L. Reback, Free the Market!: Why… Read more The History of CALR: Part 1: More on Thomson West and Flite Takes Flight