In honor of Workers’ Memorial Day on April 28, Beth Wellington reviews a book on a pioneering group of workers who “lead one of the largest employee buyouts in U.S. history,” authored by a university librarian.
After Hours – June Swoons: New Organic Lines; The Secret Life of … Betty Crocker?; Cake Mix Goes Gourmet
Kathy Biehl is the food writer for Diversion magazine and the former longtime dining critic for the Houston Business Journal. She has reviewed restaurants as well for the Houston Press, Time Out New York, My Table and the TONY Guide Eating & Drinking 2000. Her food writing has received awards from the Association of Food Journalists and the Houston Press Club. She is also the author of the LLRX.com Research RoundUp and Web Critic columns, co-author of The Lawyer’s Guide to Internet Research , and an attorney admitted to practice in Texas and New Jersey.
Review of Annotated Refugee Convention: Fifty Years of North American Jurisprudence
By Elisa Mason
Joan Liu is the Head of Acquisitions & Serials and Research Liaison on Chinese Law, New York University Law School Library, New York.
Dennis Kennedy practices in the Intellectual Property and Information Technology Department at Thompson Coburn LLP in St. Louis, Missouri. He speaks and writes frequently the use of technology and the Internet in the practice of law. He was named the 2001 “TechnoLawyer of the Year” by the TechnoLawyer Community for his role in the use of technology in the practice of law. His articles are collected in the form of an “online book” at this site.
Marie Wallace has enjoyed a fulfilling career as a librarian, beginning in 1951 in academia with the University of California and transitioning in 1971 into the private law library world until her 1995 retirement from O’Melveny & Myers. She is the 1997 recipient of the American Association of Law Libraries‘ highest honor, the Marian Gould Gallagher Distinguished Service Award. Throughout her professional life, Marie has been a guiding force in the Southern California Association of Law Libraries, Practising Law Institute’s programs for law librarians and Teaching Legal Research in Private Law Libraries (TRIPLL).
Extras – Book Review: Law of the Super Searchers: The Online Secrets of Top Legal Researchers by T.R. Halvorson
Book Review: Law of the Super Searchers: The Online Secrets of Top Legal Researchers by T.R. Halvorson By Michelle Ayers
Michelle Ayers is the Head of Research Services at Jenkins Law Library in Philadelphia, PA.
Book Review: The Complete Internet Handbook for Lawyers by Jerry Lawson By Dennis M. Kennedy
Dennis Kennedy is Director of Legal Technology at NetTech, Inc., a St. Louis-based technology consulting company that specializes in law firms and legal technology. Dennis writes the legal technology column for Lawyers Weekly USA and writes and speaks frequently on legal technology and Internet topics. He also edits and publishes ” Legal Technology Strategies ,” a free monthly legal technology e-mail newsletter.
Book Review: Search Engines for the World Wide Web by Alfred & Emily Glossbrenner By Michael Crestohl
(Posted April 1, 1998; Archived May 1, 1998)