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Happy Fourth of July from the Law Librarians of New England! Here are some fireworks safety tips and legal reminders from mass.gov. There are similar useful pages for Vermont, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Maine. Each state approaches fireworks slightly differently; some … Continue reading
Please join us for the LLNE luncheon and business meeting at the AALL annual conference in Philly on Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 from 12:30pm – 2:00pm. For more details and to register, go here: https://llne.org/meetings/2015-annual-luncheon/ We’ll look forward to seeing … Continue reading
Every year LLNE runs the Legal Research Instruction Program, offering legal research training to folks in the community, from technical services librarians to library students, for the amazingly low price of $150.00. This was my first year administering the program, … Continue reading
By Michelle Pearse LLNE Government Relations Member and Communications & Technology Committee Co-Chair A recent issue of Mass. Lawyers Weekly has an article about potential closure of various Massachusetts trial courts. http://masslawyersweekly.com/2015/06/04/mba-head-30-courthouses-on-chopping-block/ On the right hand side, there is a … Continue reading
Mass. Court System Press Release: Trial Court Access to Court Records Committee Announces Notice of Public Hearing
The Massachusetts trial courts have issued a press release regarding public access to court records. You can read the press release here. The public meeting will bee June 15, 2015 from 4-6 pm at the Suffolk Superior courthouse.
UELMA Advocacy for Massachusetts Residents – Hearing on MA Uniform Electronic Legal Material Act H.43 (UELMA) Tomorrow!
ALERT: Hearing on Massachusetts Uniform Electronic Legal Material Act H.43 (UELMA) A hearing for H. 43 before the Joint Committee on the Judiciary will be held on Wednesday, 5/27/2015. Barbara Morgan will testify for LLNE and Marnie Warner will be … Continue reading
The LLNE Nominating Committee has presented the final slate of nominees for the LLNE Board. Elections will be held at the LLNE Luncheon and Business Meeting at the AALL Annual Meeting. VP/President-Elect: Elaine Apostola Education Director: Ellen Frentzen Treasurer: Rick … Continue reading
By Anne McDonald and Emilie Benoit, Co-Chairs, LLNE Government Relations Committee LLNE Government Relations Committee would like to share this news from the Vermont State Department of Libraries with our membership. Unfortunately, the state legislature did not allot enough money to … Continue reading
Karen Quinn received the Edgar Award at the Spring 2015 LLNE meeting. LLNE is pleased to provide her remarks below. “I am deeply touched and honored to accept the Edgar Bellefontaine Award today. It is truly fitting as today, April … Continue reading
By Karen Beck The Harvard Law School Library’s Historical & Special Collections team is pleased to announce two new exhibits, both on view from 9 to 5 daily in the Caspersen Room, Langdell Hall, through mid-August 2015. “It Was a … Continue reading