Posts Categorized: Announcements

Free Workshop this Friday: Civil Harassment Restraining Orders

This Friday, Nov. 3, the Law Library’s Civil Self-Help Center will offer a free Civil Harassment Restraining Order Workshop from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m..  Topics include what forms to file, how to fill out the forms, and what steps to take after filing. After completing the workshop, patrons will have paperwork ready to file in […]

Free “Helping Handbook” for Victims of 2017 Fires

The State Bar of California has just updated its Helping Handbook, a resource guide for victims of wildfires. Originally released in 2007-8 for the SoCal fires, it has been updated this month for the NorCal fires.  It is available online in English:  www.mofo.com/norcal-fires-handbook/  A Spanish translation is soon to come. For a list of disaster relief […]

November MCLE classes filling up

There are still seats left in most of our November MCLE classes (saclaw.org/mcle-class-list-page). Get some MCLE in before Thanksgiving by enrolling in our upcoming classes on LEXIS: CourtLink® Service, WESTLAW: Practical Law Materials, researching California cases and statutes (filling up fast!), and User Friendly Legal Writing. (Sorry, Public Records Act in the Digital Age is […]

September’s New Books at the Law Library

We are adding new books and other materials all the time! Our New Books list includes practice guides, treatises, MCLE materials, audio CDs, DVDs, and other new items for California and the United States. For the most recent updates, visit saclaw.org/new-books. Current additions include employment law titles from Employment Law Publishers, “The Complete Guide to […]

Register now for Fall MCLE classes

Our Fall 2017 series of MCLE classes begins September 12. Topics will cover hands-on training in Westlaw and Lexis, a demonstration of Dragon Naturally Speaking-Legal, Demurrer and Sanction-Proof Complaints, Accounting for Litigators, recent legal developments re: the Public Records Act, and age discrimination in the legal profession. Register online NOW!

New books at the Law Library

We are adding new books and other materials all the time! Our New Books list includes practice guides, treatises, MCLE materials, audio CDs, DVDs, and other new items for California and the United States. For the most recent updates, visit our New Books page at saclaw.org/new-books. Current additions include employment law titles by Richard Simmons, […]