Posts by Thomas Baer

Are you preparing an estate plan? Nolo has resources to help. The Nolo database contains hundreds of full text publications and thousands of legal forms written in plain English for the everyday user. Nolo’s Estate Planning collection, located in the Wills & Estate Planning category, includes...
The LexisNexis Digital Library (LNDL) is a great resource if you are looking for Pennsylvania or New Jersey civil practice materials. LNDL civil practice titles cover a variety of topics including pretrial practice, trial practice, discovery, and evidence. Pennsylvania The LexisNexis Practice Guide...
The Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas plans to resume in-person civil jury trials this month. Civil jury trials were suspended on March 17, 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Now, with guidance from public health officials the Court has issued new protocols and guidelines to allow the resumption...
If you are looking for an efficient way to access Cheetah’s practical resources, check out the Practical Content Dashboard. The Practical Content Dashboard is a single access point to all of the practical material found in the individual Practice Areas. The Dashboard includes Cheetah’s Smart Charts...
Are you new to remote proceedings and need some additional guidance? Check out Remote Advocacy in a Nutshell by Tracy Walters McCormick. Remote Advocacy in a Nutshell is a “definitive guide to the brave new world of remote advocacy for the trial and appellate practitioner—as well as law students...
The 6th edition of Judicial Conduct and Ethics (2020) by Charles Gardner Geyh, James J. Alfini, and James Sample is now available at Jenkins. Judicial Conduct and Ethics is a definitive guide to the conduct of federal, state, and local judges. The treatise “concerns itself primarily with behavioral...
On January 1, 2021, copyrighted works from 1925 entered the public domain. Several amendments to federal copyright law throughout the 20th century extended the copyright terms of works from 1925 resulting in a total term of 95 years. Now, after almost a century of waiting, many notable works of...
The 6th edition of Scientific Evidence (2020) by Paul Gianelli, Edward Imwinkelried, Andrea Roth, et al. is now available on LexisNexis Digital Library . This three volume treatise is written for the active litigator. It “covers rules and precedents relating to admissibility, constitutional...
Looking for a resource to help guide you through the Pennsylvania civil pre-trial process? Check out Pennsylvania Civil Pre-Trial Practice by Hon. Daniel J. Anders and Bobby Ochoa III, Esq. on LexisNexis Digital Library. This title is part of the LexisNexis Practice Guide Series and contains...
HeinOnline recently added a new search feature that allows users to search multiple selected databases from the HeinOnline homepage. Previously, searching was limited to either a single database or across all databases with the ability to filter results after the initial search. Now users can...