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Upcoming CLE Classes at ACLL

Please review the following details about upcoming Continuing Legal Education courses offered through Allegheny County Law Library.

Class Credits Date Time
Researching Legal Ethics 1 credit Mon., August 24

Noon -1:00 p.m.

Pennsylvania Legal Research 3 credits Tue., August 25

9:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.

Internet Legal Research 3 credits Tue., August 25 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Researching Legal Ethics 1 credit Thurs., August 27

Noon-1:00p.m.

Registration Information

CLE COURSES: The three-credit programs have been approved by the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board for three (3) hours of substantive law, practice and procedure CLE credit and zero (0) of ethics, professionalism or substance abuse CLE credit.

The one-credit Research Legal Ethics has been approved by the Pennsylvania Continuing Education Board for zero (0) hours of substantive law, practice and procedure CLE credit and one (1) hour of ethics, professionalism or substance abuse CLE credit.

FEE: $50 per three-hour session for individuals with ACLL borrowing cards; $60 for non-library card holders; $25 for one-hour session for individuals with ACLL borrowing cards; $30 for non-library card holders.

PHONE REGISTRATION: Call Kathy Koehler, 412-396-6282. For further information, call Joel Fishman, 412-350-5353.

Please make checks payable to: Duquesne University Law School

LOCATION: All classes are held in the Allegheny County Law Library in the City County Building.

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The following descriptive information is from the Rotunda site:

Rotunda's American Founding Era collection offers scholars and students at all levels an invaluable source of primary and secondary materials by some of the era's most enduring figures, including George Washington, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, and Alexander Hamilton.

In November 2008, Rotunda released the first version of our new consolidated Founding Era platform. As publications are added to the Founding Era collection, they will become fully interoperable: cross-searchable and navigable as a collection by chronology.