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Major Web Resources for Law Jobs

Looking for a legal job? DCLI/ACLL offers the following list of major web resources for law jobs. Try the below links for more employment information:

Fourth Edition of Animal Law Available this Week

The 4th edition of Animal Law, by Wagman, will be available starting later this week as a reserve item for Professor Jugan’s Animal Law course. Search SOLCAT’s Course Reserves page for availability.

DCLI Holiday Schedule

The following schedule reflects DCLI closings and hours of operation during the upcoming 2010 Christmas Break and Inter-semester period.


Christmas Break

December 23, 2010 - January 2, 2011



Inter-semester Period

January 3, 2011 - January 11, 2011

Monday - Friday

8 a.m. - 10 p.m.


9 a.m. - 5 p.m.


12 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Wednesday, January 12



Please visit the DCLI hours page to view a complete schedule of operation, including Exams Period, Christmas Break, and the Interim Period.

New Pennsylvania Bar Institute Publications Available at DCLI

The following titles comprise just a sample of new PBI books available in the DCLI collection. Visit SOLCAT to explore the collection.

Technology techniques and tips. Mechanicsburg, Pa.:Pennsylvania Bar Institute, c2010. KFP84.5.C65 T43 2010  

Utilizing the Microsoft Suite for lawyers (Part I) : Word / Ellen Freedman -- PowerPoint : alternatives to expensive legal research / Philip J. Rosenthal -- Utilizing the Microsoft Suite for lawyers (Part 2) : Outlook / Ellen Freedman -- Using technology to capture your audience and level the playing field / Brad Drewett, Susan V. Metcalfe -- The perils of a store everything email policy / Daniel J. Siegel -- Harnessing the power of your case management software / Joseph D. Grandinetti.

Arbitration Litigation. Mechanicsburg, Pa.:Pennsylvania Bar Institute, c2010. KFP560.5.A75 A76 2010

Top ten arbitration myths / C. Allen Foster, Scott D. Livingston, David S. Panzer, Eric C. Rowe -- What is an agreement to arbitrate? / C. Allen Foster, Scott D. Livingston, David Panzer, Eric C. Rowe -- Analysis of arbitration law / C. Allen Foster, Scott D. Livingston, David S. Panzer, Eric C. Rowe -- Motions to compel arbitration / C. Allen Foster, Scott D. Livingston, David S. Panzer, Eric Rowe -- Comparison of arbitration v. litigation / C. Allen Foster -- Good arbitration practices: A view from the arbitrator's side of the table / C. Allen Foster -- Motion to confirm an arbitration award / C. Allen Foster, Scott D. Livingston, David S. Panzer, Eric C. Rowe -- Nuts and bolts of motions to vacate / C. Allen Foster, Scott D. Livingston, David S. Panzer, Eric C. Rowe -- Manifest disregard of the law before Hall Street / C. Allen Foster, Scott D. Livingston, David S. Panzer, Eric C. Rowe -- Appendix of cases / C. Allen Foster, Scott D. Livingston, David S. Panzer, Eric C. Rowe.

Land use institute 2010. Mechanicsburg, Pa.:Pennsylvania Bar Institute, c2010. KFP458.A75 L37 2010

Chapter one. Recent developments in copyright law and patent case-law / Robert W. Gundlach, Jr., Joan E. London and Susan J. Smith -- Chapter two. Dealing with PENNDOT : slides / Richard Avicolli and Francis J. Hanney -- Chapter three. Land use appeals, mandamus complaints and declaratory judgments / Marc D. Jonas, J. Edmund Mullin, and Julie L. Van Spreckelsen -- Chapter four. Dealing with DEP and conservation districts. Chapter four : Part I. Update on DEP implementation of the Uniform Environmental Covenants Act (("UECA") / M. Joel Bolstein -- Chapter four : Part II. DEP submissions / Robert J. Fisher -- Chapter five. Right to know and the municipal solicitor or the real estate lawyer / Craig J. Staudenmaier -- Chapter six. Trends in Pennsylvania land use / Robert E. Simpson, Jr. and Joshua S. Mazin -- Chapter seven. Recent land use issues with planned communities and condos / Robert G. Dobslaw and Carrie B. Nase -- Chapter eight. Municipal regulation of alternative energy / Jill E. Nagy -- Chapter nine. State preemption of zoning and other local controls / Jonathan D. Andrews ... [et al.] -- Chapter ten. Ethical considerations in land use matters. Chapter ten : Part I. Selected rules/Pennsylvania Rules of Professional Conduct / Bonnie A. Barnett -- Chapter ten. Part II. Petrillo v. Bachenberg (139 N.J. 472; 655 A.2d 1354; 1995 N.J. LEXIS43; 63 U.S.L.W. 2641) / Bonnie A. Barnett -- Chapter eleven. Procedural challenges to ordinances and land use decisions/Glen-Gery case / Terry L. Parrish -- Chapter twelve. Eminent domain update : procedures, challenges and practical tips. Chapter twelve : Part I. 2006 Amendments to the Pennsylvania Eminent Domain Code / David B. Snyder -- Chapter twelve : Part II. Limitations on the use of eminent domain, Chapter 2 of the Eminent Domain Code 26 Pa.C.S.A. §§ 201-206 / David B. Snyder -- Chapter thirteen. Water facilities planning and permitting / Alan W. Flenner -- Chapter fourteen. SALDO process where there is municipal and neighbor opposition. Chapter fourteen : Part I. Strategies to obtain a fair hearing before a biased tribunal / James J. Garrity -- Chapter fourteen : Part II. Highway Materials, Inc. v. Board of Supervisors of Whitemarsh Township, et al. (974 A.2d 539; 2009 Pa. Commw. LEXIS 233) / James J. Garrity -- Chapter fifteen. Sewer facilities planning and permitting : slides / Stephen C. Yates.


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