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Now in Beta: A New Go-To Source for Federal Law

Earlier this month, the U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) announced that a new, redesigned and expanded platform – govinfo – will replace FDsys as the go-to source for federal primary law in 2017. The site is available at and is now accessible online in beta form, giving researchers the chance to familiarize themselves with the platform and offer feedback to developers. 

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Posted by Aaron S. Kirschenfeld on Wed. February 10, 2016 3:02 PM
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Breaking Complaints on Bloomberg Law

Bloomberg Law has positioned researchers in more than thirty state or federal courts across the country who upload complaints as they are filed with the court. In some cases, you can find complaints that have been filed within the past hour or two! You can find a full list of the courts for which this service is available at Bloomberg Law’s Breaking Complaints Overview site.
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Posted by Aaron S. Kirschenfeld on Tue. February 2, 2016 1:50 PM
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Bloomberg Workflow Solutions

Three new, specialized research vehicles are now available from Bloomberg Law. Called “Workflow Solutions”, they cover the topic areas Banking, Corporate Transactions and Privacy & Data Security.

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Posted by Jim Sherwood on Wed. January 27, 2016 1:56 PM
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UNC School of Government and its Resources: Part II

This post is Part II of a three part series that describes the various resources available from the School of Government (“SOG”), and why the SOG can provide invaluable guidance for those researching North Carolina law.

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Posted by Emily E. Roscoe on Wed. January 27, 2016 9:05 AM
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New Database: ProQuest Regulatory Insight

The law library has added a new subscription of materials related to regulatory law that is now available campus-wide. ProQuest Regulatory Insight complements the ProQuest Legislative Insight database by providing collections of federal regulatory materials – such as proposed and final rules and executive orders – that follow from Congressional legislation.

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Posted by Aaron S. Kirschenfeld on Wed. January 20, 2016 8:28 AM
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New Bloomberg Law Transactional Materials

While many legal research resources have traditionally been geared toward litigation-based areas of practice, Bloomberg Law is now offering new materials available for transactional lawyers as well. Several types of research tools can assist the transactional lawyer forming a business or doing a deal.
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Posted by Stacey L. Rowland on Tue. January 19, 2016 8:09 AM
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