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Introduction to Federal Legal Research

Introduction to Federal Legal Research

What are Jurisdiction and Authority and why are they vitally important?  How is the federal court system structured? How do the FR and CFR interact? Know the differences between the USC, the USCA and the USCS? Learn about the major sources used in Federal legal research. (50 min)

As the Instructor will likely be discussing sources found on Bloomberg Law, LexisAdvance, and / or Westlaw, please bring your sign-on information to the RSW.

Advance registration is required. If you register for a session and cannot attend, please remember to cancel your reservation. 


If no one registers for this class, it will be canceled 24 hours prior to the scheduled start time.


If you register for this class and find that you will be unable to attend, please use the appropriate link in the confirmation email (from reference@nyls.edu) to cancel your registration.  Doing so will open a seat for a classmate who otherwise might not have been able to attend. 

Thursday, November 16, 2017
6:00pm - 6:50pm
L205 (Mendik Library - L2 Floor)
  RSW: Introduction to Federal Legal Research  
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