LIBRARY RESOURCESÂ POWER POINT

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LIBRARY RESOURCESÂ POWER POINT

  1. 1. Business Planning Methods for Research
  2. 2. Finding codes when you have the citation <ul><li>Find the appropriate volume and section number in a print version of the code </li></ul><ul><li>Use “Get a Document” in Lexis/Nexis </li></ul><ul><li>“ Find this document by citation” box in Westlaw </li></ul>
  3. 9. Finding a statute by popular name <ul><li>Popular Name Table will generally provide precise code references for statute. Available in print and on Westlaw [See following screens.] Use code citation reference to find statutes on Lexis or Westlaw </li></ul><ul><li>Assignment examples: “Blue Sky Law” and “Beverly-Killean Limited Liability Company Act.” </li></ul>
  4. 13. Locating laws by popular name
  5. 14. Direct links to statutes available from WL, but using “Find a Citation” function might be easier to read
  6. 15. “Et seq.” <ul><li>Westlaw: Hyperlinks to next section is provided. </li></ul><ul><li>Lexis/Nexis: Use “Book Browse” to look at sections sequentially </li></ul>
  7. 18. Finding Forms <ul><li>Like statutes, using the print form index for a forms series is sometimes easier that searching online sources. </li></ul><ul><li>California Legal Forms: Transaction Guide [Matthew Bender]—Core Collection; KFC68 .C34 </li></ul><ul><li>Above publication is covered online at Lexis/Nexis. </li></ul><ul><li>Westlaw DBs: Ca. Transaction Forms—Business Entities [CTF-BE]; Ca. Transaction Forms—Business Transactions [CTF-BT]; Ca. Transaction Forms—Combined [CTF-ALL] </li></ul>
  8. 29. Form: Private Placement Memo
  9. 32. Form: Employment Agreement
  10. 35. Form: Purchase Agreement

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