Category «Year 2000»

Notes from the Technology Trenches – Y2K wrap-up, sources for Web design, computer technology news source and Supreme Court Brie

Roger Skalbeck is the Electronic Initiatives Librarian at Howrey & Simon in Washington, D.C., and is the Web Master of the Law Librarians’ Society of Washington, D.C. Current work activities cover myriad aspects of electronic research resource evaluation, intranet content development, as well as research and technology training, all from a librarian’s point of view. This column reflects the personal views of the author, which are not necessarily those of his employer or any other organization. This column, of course, is 100% free of any legal advice.

Subjects: Court Resources, Notes from the Technology Trenches, Technology Trends, Year 2000

Features – A Non-Lawyer’s Quick Guide to Year 2000 Problem Legal Issues

A Non-Lawyer’s Quick Guide to Year 2000 Problem Legal Issues By Dennis M. Kennedy

Dennis M. Kennedy is the Director of Legal Technology for NetTech, Inc ., a St. Louis, Missouri based technology consulting firm that focuses on law firms. He is a frequent speaker and author on legal technology and Internet topics and the editor/publisher of NetTechs ” Legal Technology Strategies “, a free monthly legal technology e-mail newsletter. A video replay of his seminar on Y2K issues in law firms can be found at .

Subjects: Features, Year 2000

CongressLine – On a Wing and a Prayer: Local Governments and the Year 2000

Hill Review

The Year 2000 issue has been the subject of countless hearings on Capitol Hill. On October 2, 1998 the Senate Special committee on the Year 2000 Technology Problem held a hearing

Subjects: CongressLine, Year 2000

Features – Y2K and the Global Financial Markets

Y2K and the Global Financial Markets By Richard E. Camacho

Richard E. Camacho is an Applications Consultant with Lexis-Nexis in New York, NY. He is the developer of the Lexis-Nexis New York Intranet Knowledge Base. Prior to joining Lexis-Nexis, Mr. Camacho worked in the financial services sector in New York.

Subjects: Features, Year 2000

CongressLine – Y2K and the Federal Aviation Administration

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

The FAA in particular has been raked over the coals since the General Accounting Office (GAO) issued a report in January, 1998 entitled,

Subjects: CongressLine, Year 2000

CongressLine – Is the Good Samaritan Too Late for Y2K

The Fix

O n July 14 of this year, President Clinton and Vice President Gore spoke on the Year 2000 conversion issue at the National Academy of Sciences. The speech was

Subjects: CongressLine, Year 2000

ResearchWire – Update to Year 2000: Millenium Milestone or Mishap?

ResearchWire Update to Year 2000: Millenium Milestone or Mishap? By Genie Tyburski

Genie Tyburski is the Research Librarian for Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and the editor of The Virtual Chase:TM A Research Site for Legal Professionals .

Subjects: ResearchWire, Year 2000