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Two New Jenkins Distance Learning CLEs!


We've added two new distance learning CLEs to our roster of classes: Effective Brief Writing, presented by Ted Forrence, Esq. and Vaccines and the Law, presented by Valerie Borek, Esq.

CLE from the comfort of your home or office, any time you're ready for it -- what more could you ask for?

New Distance Learning CLE: Being the Boss in a Law Practice


Just in time for those out-of-compliance blues, we've added a new distance learning on-demand video CLE: Being the Boss in a Law Practice, presented by David Koller, Esq., of Koller Law P.C. (www.phillyhometownlawyer.com). One (1) Substantive CLE credit. Check it out!

Land Rush for Dot Law?

Oklahoma Land Rush

Come October 12 there'll be a new Top-Level Domain (TLD): .law. Currently licensed attorneys will be able to register their names, or their firm's names, for the new domain on a first-come, first-served basis. There are also premium domain names, such as dui.law, available (for a price.) Sign up here to get regular email updates on the process.

We're open today, Fri Mar 6


We're open today, Friday Mar 6. Hours: 8:30 am - 6:00 pm.

Jenkins is Now an Approved Distance Learning CLE Provider in Pennsylvania!


As you know, you're now able to take 6 of your required 12 annual Pennsylvania CLE credits via distance learning. We can help you with that. Jenkins Law Library is now an approved distance learning CLE provider in Pennsylvania. To begin with, we're offering 6 on-demand video classes:

Jenkins Law Library Video Tip (Episode 201403): NewsBank's New User Interface


Jenkins Law Library Video Tip (Episode 201403): As of the end of July 2014, NewsBank sports a new user interface. This video illustrates some of the changes, especially with regard to searching specific newspapers. NewsBank is a 24/7 benefit for Jenkins Law Library members.

New Pennsylvania CLE rules for 2015


Beginning in 2015 the Pensylvania Continuing Legal Education ethics requirement will be raised from 1 hour to 2 hours. (The annual CLE requirement will remain at 12 credit hours.) The distance learning option has been increased to 6 hours -- now you can take half of your required credits from your home or office.

Read more at www.pacle.org/distance_learning/press_release.asp.

Is Jenkins Open?


We will be closed on Friday February 14 due to the snow emergency. We'll also be closed on Monday February 17 for President's Day. When in doubt, call 215.574.7900 to hear a recorded message about our hours.

Stay warm and safe!

Jenkins Law Library Video Tip (Episode 201402): Exploring Loislaw Treatise Library


Jenkins Law Library Video Tip (Episode 201402): We're excited to announce a new online resource, Loislaw Treatise Library, which gives you access to the full text of more than 130 practice books plus federal and state cases and statutes. This video shows you how to browse and search the treatises in the collection. Loislaw is a 24/7 benefit for Jenkins Law Library members.

Jenkins Law Library Video Tip (Episode 201401): Fastcase Caselaw Available in HeinOnline


Jenkins Law Library Video Tip (Episode 201401): Last year Fastcase and HeinOnline signed a content-sharing partnership. This video covers the integration of Fastcase caselaw into HeinOnline. Fastcase and HeinOnline are both 24/7 benefits for Jenkins Law Library members.