Prepare to Practice          Lee PeoplesOklahoma City University Law Library
Westlaw “PRO” Prices (2010)• Westlaw Oklahoma Essentials (Oklahoma  primary law, KeyCite) 1 attorney $1,392 (year)• Westla...
Lexis Prices (2010)• Basic State Primary Law (Oklahoma Statutes,  Cases, and Shepard’s) 1 attorney $1,116; up to  10 $3,67...
WestlawNext Pricing• WL requires you to sign confidentially  agreement.• Small firms and solos can get flat rate  access f...
Lexis Advance for Solo     $175 per mo.
Transactional                 vs. Per Min.• ALLCASES                 • ALLCASES $24  (1 search) $206• OK-CS (1 search) $24...
Initial Considerations - Proximity to existing libraries   and to colleagues who may be willing to share
Recovering Online          Research Costshttp://www.abanet.org/genpractice/resources/costrecovery/index.html
Recovering Research Costs• Need to have an agreement with client  – In writing  – Explains how research costs will be char...
Recovering Research Costs• A lawyer may seek reimbursement for the  cost of services performed in-house, such  as copying,...
Westlaw QuickView• See what databases are in your plan, and  the cost of going outside the plan• Detailed reports to track...
LexisNexis                     Client Validation                  Cost Recovery Managerhttp://law.lexisnexis.com/infopro/T...
Fastcase – FREE ($275 OBA DUES)•   All US SP Ct Cases•   Federal Appellate Court Cases in F.2d•   Federal District Court C...
FastCaseWatch for training on FastCase in the Award of Accomplishment in LR
FastCase
Advanced Caselaw Search
Search Results
CasemakerX         25 Bar Associations (TX)Attend Training in Award Program on Feb 26 or March 3rd – See Award TWEN page
FREEResearch Guideshttp://law.okcu.libguides.com/index.php
Core Federal Collection (pp. 6)•   Statutes•   Reporters•   Administrative Materials•   Court Rules•   Treatises & Practic...
PACER
Bloomberg Law cost: $450 per user per monthFor access to Bloomberg contact Jennifer Prillimanjsprilliman@okcu.edu
https://www.bloomberglaw.com/login.htm
Court Rules and Handbooks
Free Federal Rules (as eBooks)http://elangdell.cali.org/content/federal-rules-ebooks-legal-information-institute
Federal Local and Chamber Rules
Federal Local Court Forms
Federal Local Court Rules & Forms
Jury Instructions (pp. 9)
10th Cir. Criminal Pattern     Jury Instructions http://www.ca10.uscourts.gov/clerk/rulesandforms.php
Oklahoma Jury Instructions
10 Circuit Practitioners’ Guide
Non-Jurisdiction Specific    Litigation Forms       Handout pp. 3
Am Jur Series$1,000 per yr Westlaw - $3,000 print (each)
Bender’s Forms of Discovery     $3,200 per year on LexisNexis - $3,600 per year in print&ORIGINATION_CODE=00142&searchtype...
Bender’s Federal Practice Forms                   $3,200 per year on LexisNexis                       $3,600 per year in p...
Oklahoma Briefs & Motions       on Westlaw
WL Next - Briefs & Motions
Non Jurisdiction Specific Transactional Forms       Handout pp. 3
Westlaw Form Finder
Transactional Forms   FORMS-ALL
Available from the Westlaw database             (WEST-LF)
Will from West Legal Forms
Available in WestlawSearch the database directory for Am Jur Legal Forms
Deed From Am Jur Legal Forms
Core Oklahoma Collection (pp. 11)• Statutes• Reporters• Administrative  Materials• Municipal Ordinances• Practice Resource...
OSCNFor Research & Dockets  OSCN Training in Award Program on Feb. 14
ODCR.com for 74Oklahoma Courts
ODCR Pricing
Court Rules and Handbooks
Vernon’s Oklahoma Forms                 WL (VRN-OKFORM)$1,000 for the entire set new - $100 - $150 per volume
West’s Oklahoma Practice Series
OBA Formbook
Over 800 Forms on OBA-NET   http://www.oba-net.org/ (accessible to bar members only)
Muchmore        LN (OKLA;OKCIVP)Approximately $150 per year to update
Muchmore Explanation
Muchmore Form
LN(OKLA;OKBOFR)
Oklahoma Estate PlanningLN(OKLA;OKEPFM)
Oklahoma CLE CollectionSearch for CLEs in the Law Library    Catalog From Your Office
Subject Specific Practice Areas Handout (pp. 15 – end)       Bankruptcy Business Organizations      Criminal Law    Estate...
Free Access at the OCU Law          Library             • Bring your email address               or thumb drive           ...
OCU Law Library Copier / ScannersScan to USB DriveEmail to yourself
Use iPhone / iPad as Document ScannerCamScanner Pro - $5
Subject Specific Databases     CCH, RIA, BNA
BNA
CCH
RIA
Best Case Bankruptcy Software
Grande Macros - Animated CLICK http://www.dougloudenback.com/grande/childsupport.gif
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  • Sign up by clicking link on law library’s databases page License agreement does not restrict your use to academic – so you can use for work Explain casemaker – seems to be the most recent version casemakerlaw2.2 – older version? casemaker digest - Daily summary of appellate decisions for your state and all federal circuits, categorized by subject. Casemaker Digest will email or send you an RSS feed of the latest cases in your selected jurisdictions and subject areas of interest. Content: Includes decisions of SCOTUS from 1754, Fed Ct app from 1950 Appellate court decisions from state courts from 1927 State and federal statutes Browse to see other content
  • Casemaker interprets spaces as & commands Browse content using center of screen Show that you have limited search to oklahoma For help putting search together clock search tips
  • Show how you can narrow on left. Upper right hand you can print save to folder email etc….. Explain that green thumbs up means good law
  • Intro legal practice not for al rsp2013

    1. 1. Prepare to Practice Lee PeoplesOklahoma City University Law Library
    2. 2. Westlaw “PRO” Prices (2010)• Westlaw Oklahoma Essentials (Oklahoma primary law, KeyCite) 1 attorney $1,392 (year)• Westlaw Oklahoma Essentials Plus (adds USCA + 10th Circuit Case Law) 1 attorney $1,992 (year)• Add Secondary Sources: typically between $1,000-$1,500 per source for 1 attorney• By Credit Card; $14-$250 per document retrieved and $6.25 per Key Cite
    3. 3. Lexis Prices (2010)• Basic State Primary Law (Oklahoma Statutes, Cases, and Shepard’s) 1 attorney $1,116; up to 10 $3,672• State Enhanced (adds 10th Circuit, state statutes in the 10th circuit, U.S. Supreme Court, U.S.C.S., expanded Shepard’s, OK law reviews) 1 attorney $2,520; up to 10 $6,432• All databases with all jurisdiction Shepard’s - 1 attorney $5,220; up to 10 $20,220• Pay as you go - Lexis no longer offers.
    4. 4. WestlawNext Pricing• WL requires you to sign confidentially agreement.• Small firms and solos can get flat rate access from about $1,400 - $18,000 per year.
    5. 5. Lexis Advance for Solo $175 per mo.
    6. 6. Transactional vs. Per Min.• ALLCASES • ALLCASES $24 (1 search) $206• OK-CS (1 search) $24 • OK-CS $9• TP-ALL (1 search) $281 • TP-ALL $27• Wright and Miller • Wright and Miller $15 (1 search) $110• Oklahoma Practice Series (1 search) $85
    7. 7. Initial Considerations - Proximity to existing libraries and to colleagues who may be willing to share
    8. 8. Recovering Online Research Costshttp://www.abanet.org/genpractice/resources/costrecovery/index.html
    9. 9. Recovering Research Costs• Need to have an agreement with client – In writing – Explains how research costs will be charged – Model Rule 1.5 & ABA Formal Ethics Op. 93- 379
    10. 10. Recovering Research Costs• A lawyer may seek reimbursement for the cost of services performed in-house, such as copying, or for other expenses incurred in-house, such as telephone charges, either by charging a reasonable amount to which the client has agreed in advance or by charging an amount that reasonably reflects the cost incurred by the lawyer. Model Rule 1.5
    11. 11. Westlaw QuickView• See what databases are in your plan, and the cost of going outside the plan• Detailed reports to track usage• Can generate invoices• http://west.thomson.com/support/westlaw/ account-management/quickview/
    12. 12. LexisNexis Client Validation Cost Recovery Managerhttp://law.lexisnexis.com/infopro/Training-and-Resources/Product-Resource-Centers/About-LexisNexis-Cost-Recovery-Manager/
    13. 13. Fastcase – FREE ($275 OBA DUES)• All US SP Ct Cases• Federal Appellate Court Cases in F.2d• Federal District Court Cases From 1915• State Cases From 1950 – present• Statutes From All States• Federal Regulations• Court Rules From All States• Free iPhone App• If Bar Doesn’t Provide Access prices range from $1,000 to $695 per year
    14. 14. FastCaseWatch for training on FastCase in the Award of Accomplishment in LR
    15. 15. FastCase
    16. 16. Advanced Caselaw Search
    17. 17. Search Results
    18. 18. CasemakerX 25 Bar Associations (TX)Attend Training in Award Program on Feb 26 or March 3rd – See Award TWEN page
    19. 19. FREEResearch Guideshttp://law.okcu.libguides.com/index.php
    20. 20. Core Federal Collection (pp. 6)• Statutes• Reporters• Administrative Materials• Court Rules• Treatises & Practice Resources
    21. 21. PACER
    22. 22. Bloomberg Law cost: $450 per user per monthFor access to Bloomberg contact Jennifer Prillimanjsprilliman@okcu.edu
    23. 23. https://www.bloomberglaw.com/login.htm
    24. 24. Court Rules and Handbooks
    25. 25. Free Federal Rules (as eBooks)http://elangdell.cali.org/content/federal-rules-ebooks-legal-information-institute
    26. 26. Federal Local and Chamber Rules
    27. 27. Federal Local Court Forms
    28. 28. Federal Local Court Rules & Forms
    29. 29. Jury Instructions (pp. 9)
    30. 30. 10th Cir. Criminal Pattern Jury Instructions http://www.ca10.uscourts.gov/clerk/rulesandforms.php
    31. 31. Oklahoma Jury Instructions
    32. 32. 10 Circuit Practitioners’ Guide
    33. 33. Non-Jurisdiction Specific Litigation Forms Handout pp. 3
    34. 34. Am Jur Series$1,000 per yr Westlaw - $3,000 print (each)
    35. 35. Bender’s Forms of Discovery $3,200 per year on LexisNexis - $3,600 per year in print&ORIGINATION_CODE=00142&searchtype=get&search=3-22%20Bender%27s%20Forms
    36. 36. Bender’s Federal Practice Forms $3,200 per year on LexisNexis $3,600 per year in print=on&ORIGINATION_CODE=00142&searchtype=get&search=10-56%20Bender%27s%20F
    37. 37. Oklahoma Briefs & Motions on Westlaw
    38. 38. WL Next - Briefs & Motions
    39. 39. Non Jurisdiction Specific Transactional Forms Handout pp. 3
    40. 40. Westlaw Form Finder
    41. 41. Transactional Forms FORMS-ALL
    42. 42. Available from the Westlaw database (WEST-LF)
    43. 43. Will from West Legal Forms
    44. 44. Available in WestlawSearch the database directory for Am Jur Legal Forms
    45. 45. Deed From Am Jur Legal Forms
    46. 46. Core Oklahoma Collection (pp. 11)• Statutes• Reporters• Administrative Materials• Municipal Ordinances• Practice Resources (pp. 13)
    47. 47. OSCNFor Research & Dockets OSCN Training in Award Program on Feb. 14
    48. 48. ODCR.com for 74Oklahoma Courts
    49. 49. ODCR Pricing
    50. 50. Court Rules and Handbooks
    51. 51. Vernon’s Oklahoma Forms WL (VRN-OKFORM)$1,000 for the entire set new - $100 - $150 per volume
    52. 52. West’s Oklahoma Practice Series
    53. 53. OBA Formbook
    54. 54. Over 800 Forms on OBA-NET http://www.oba-net.org/ (accessible to bar members only)
    55. 55. Muchmore LN (OKLA;OKCIVP)Approximately $150 per year to update
    56. 56. Muchmore Explanation
    57. 57. Muchmore Form
    58. 58. LN(OKLA;OKBOFR)
    59. 59. Oklahoma Estate PlanningLN(OKLA;OKEPFM)
    60. 60. Oklahoma CLE CollectionSearch for CLEs in the Law Library Catalog From Your Office
    61. 61. Subject Specific Practice Areas Handout (pp. 15 – end) Bankruptcy Business Organizations Criminal Law Estate Planning Family Law Insurance Personal Injury Tax Texas
    62. 62. Free Access at the OCU Law Library • Bring your email address or thumb drive • Research and download documents from these databases for free!
    63. 63. OCU Law Library Copier / ScannersScan to USB DriveEmail to yourself
    64. 64. Use iPhone / iPad as Document ScannerCamScanner Pro - $5
    65. 65. Subject Specific Databases CCH, RIA, BNA
    66. 66. BNA
    67. 67. CCH
    68. 68. RIA
    69. 69. Best Case Bankruptcy Software
    70. 70. Grande Macros - Animated CLICK http://www.dougloudenback.com/grande/childsupport.gif
    71. 71. The End

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