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Carswell, a Thomson Reuters Business Above and Beyond

  1. 1. Carswell, a Thomson Reuters Business Update for Calgary Law Library Group October 16, 2008
  2. 2. <ul><li>Significant Enhancements to Westlaw e CARSWELL </li></ul><ul><li>Enhancements to TaxnetPRO </li></ul><ul><li>New Offerings for HR Departments </li></ul><ul><li>Unique New Print Offerings </li></ul>Agenda
  3. 3. WestlaweCARSWELL Enhancements <ul><li>1. Litigator- 2 New Court Document Collections </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Actual court documents from cases reported in Business Law Reports (BLR) and Real Property Reports (RPR) </li></ul></ul>2. Litigator- Revised Pricing Structure <ul><li>3. Find and Print </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lets users enter up to 20 citations at a time and have them printed or downloaded together </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. WestlaweCARSWELL Enhancements <ul><li>4. KeyCite Canada For Regulations </li></ul><ul><li>Enables users to KeyCite (note up) all legislation: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Statutes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Rules </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Regulations </li></ul></ul><ul><li>5. Words and Phrases </li></ul><ul><li>Judicial interpretations of both statutory and common law terms; approx 70,000 Canadian interpretations of 30,000 terms </li></ul>
  5. 5. WestlaweCARSWELL Enhancements <ul><li>6. eLearning Modules </li></ul><ul><li>44 online modules to learn our online legal research solutions and workflow tools on Westlaw e CARSWELL </li></ul><ul><li>Designed to quickly orient users with the best and most productive ways to use the platform </li></ul>
  6. 6. Enhancements to TaxnetPRO <ul><li>New Authors of the Canada Tax Service- McCarthy Tétrault </li></ul><ul><li>McCarthy Tétrault’s leading tax team will provide definitive commentary designed to meet the unique needs of subscribers to the Canada Tax Service (CTS), in all formats including on TaxnetPRO. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Enhancements to TaxnetPRO <ul><li>2. Tax & EstatePlanning Centre </li></ul><ul><li>New module that gathers all tax and estate planning requirements into one place: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The latest tax news and current awareness information </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Premier tax & estate planning commentary </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Relevant non-tax case law and legislation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Tax Planner Guides </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Comparative Charts </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Interactive Checklists and Calculators </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Enhancements to TaxnetPRO <ul><li>3. New Elections Guide </li></ul><ul><li>Get quick access to a summary of elections under the Income Tax Act and Québec Taxation Act - plus valuable references and notes as well as links to the prescribed forms. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Enhancements to TaxnetPRO <ul><li>4. New Copy with Reference feature </li></ul><ul><li>Incorporating information from TaxnetPRO into your documents is fast and easy. </li></ul><ul><li>The new Copy with Reference feature allows you to copy and paste quotes directly into your documents – neatly formatted and including the relevant reference information. </li></ul>
  10. 10. New Offerings for HR Departments <ul><li>1. Barry Fisher’s Wrongful Dismissal Database </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Now available online with new pricing/subscription options </li></ul></ul><ul><li>2. Consult Carswell </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A new online service that empowers HR staff with extensive topical commentary, document-building software, templates, checklists, forms, sample policies, articles, news, legislation, case law, timetables, and much more </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ We Practice What We Publish”…Top 100 Employers in Maclean’s magazine </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. 2008 Print Product Collection <ul><li>Bringing you the </li></ul><ul><li>Largest and Most Comprehensive </li></ul><ul><li>Collection of Print Products </li></ul>
  12. 12. More than 30 new print titles in 2008 Administrative The CRTC and Broadcasting Regulation in Canada Bankruptcy Employee and Pension Claims During Company Insolvency: A Comparative Study of 62 Jurisdictions Bankruptcy Reform 2008 Civil Practice and Procedure Economic Negligence, 5th Ed Tort Law, 4th Edition Constitutional Constitutional Law: Cases, Commentary and Principles
  13. 13. More than 30 new print titles in 2008 Corporate Canadian Trade Law: Practice and Procedure Business Succession Guide The 2008 Annotated Alberta Personal Property Security Act British Columbia Personal Property Security Act Handbook 2008 Criminal Psychology of Criminal Investigation Ontario Highway Traffic Act – Law Enforcement Edition Learning Canadian Criminal Procedure, 9th Ed Family Child Custody Assessments: A Resource Guide for Legal and Mental Health Professionals Challenging Issues in Childe Custody: A Guide to Legal and Mental Health Professionals
  14. 14. <ul><li>Health </li></ul><ul><li>The Health Protection and Promotion Act: Public Health Law and Practice in Ontario </li></ul><ul><li>Intellectual Property </li></ul><ul><li>Annotated Patent Act </li></ul><ul><li>Practice & Professional Conduct </li></ul><ul><li>A Journalist’s Legal Guide, 5th Edition </li></ul><ul><li>The Law of Social Workers, 4th Edition </li></ul><ul><li>Real Property </li></ul><ul><li>Russell on Roads, 2nd Edition </li></ul><ul><li>Property Law Reader – Cases and Commentary, 2nd Ed </li></ul>More than 30 new print titles in 2008
  15. 15. <ul><li>Municipal </li></ul><ul><li>The Planning Act: A Sourcebook, 6th Edition </li></ul><ul><li>Provincial Plans: A Sourcebook </li></ul><ul><li>Tax </li></ul><ul><li>Canadian Taxation of Life Insurance, 4th Edition </li></ul><ul><li>UFE Tax: A Guide to Understanding the Basics of Canadian Income Taxation </li></ul><ul><li>Controllership Guide – Planning and Reporting </li></ul><ul><li>Controllership Guide – Control </li></ul><ul><li>Controllership Guide – Costing </li></ul><ul><li>Controllership Guide – Technology and Systems </li></ul><ul><li>The Boomers Retire – A Guide for Financial Advisors and Their Clients </li></ul><ul><li>Portable Tax Court Practice, Act and Rules </li></ul><ul><li>The Tax advisors’ Guide to the Canada-U.S. Tax Treaty </li></ul>More than 30 new print titles in 2008