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UPDATE: As of 9/17/2020, the Philadelphia Courts issued Administrative Order 56 of 2020 regarding the implementation of the CDC eviction moratorium. This local order requires the plaintiff in ejectment actions (which include landlord-tenant actions) to include a “Plaintiff’s Affidavit in Connection...
Did you know that many Pennsylvania Court dockets are available to the public online? Docket sheets typically list the proceedings and documents filed in a case. They can be helpful in figuring out what has happened in a case so far, or what stage a case might be in ( but note that there may be a...
The 3rd Edition of Banking Law Manual (2020) by Keith R. Fisher is now available on LexisNexis Digital Library . This two volume set provides an exclusive focus on the principles of federal banking regulation. It covers regulations related to a number of banking organizations, including commercial...
The 1st edition of Advanced Torts in a Nutshell is available on the West Academic Digital Library . This publication is "a concise and authoritative text on major areas of tort law typically included in Advanced Torts courses and casebooks." Family Relations, Economic Relations, Privacy and...
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Jenkins is now open! However, in order to minimize potential COVID-19 exposure to Jenkins members and staff, we're operating under the following restrictions: No more than 4 members will be admitted into our facility at any time. There are 2-hour blocks available from 10:00 am - noon and from 2:00-...
HeinOnline recently added a new database to its large collection of legal content. The new Executive Privilege database is designed to help researchers study the implied power of executive privilege. It contains primary and secondary materials relating to executive privilege, including hundreds of...
Health Care Benefits Law by Jeffrey D. Mamorsky helps keep attorneys and other stakeholders in the health care system up-to-date on actions by Congress, Federal agencies and the Courts which affect health care benefits. It offers coverage of topics such as ERISA, HIPAA, and the Family and Medical...
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Federal legislation does not occur in a vacuum. Understanding the historical context of a Congressional term can bring a greater understanding of how the legislation was impacted by economic conditions, major world events, Landmark Supreme Court cases, and partisan divisions and leadership. The...
Tomorrow, August 26, 2020, marks the 100th anniversary of the certification of the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution, which granted women the right to vote. After the amendment was passed in the US House and Senate, Tennessee became the 36th state to ratify it on August 18, 1920. The...
HeinOnline’s State Constitutions Illustrated is an extensive collection of constitutions and related documents from the 50 states of the United States. The database contains nearly 10,000 current and historical documents, including the text of every constitution that has been in force for every...