First Published: 1995; Last Revision: 4/29/02.
There is a wealth of law-related material available on the Internet and
LawMall wants to point you to some of the more significant offerings by others.
- For immediate location of antitrust websites and other antitrust sources,
you should go to FindLaw: Antitrust and Trade Regulation WWW Sites and
Other Internet Resources, FindLaw-Antitrust
A nice review for RPAmall (tm) will be found among other antitrust website
- Anyone interested in antitrust must drop in to Charles Mueller's
Antitrust Law and Economics Review Website, Antitrust Law &
Economics Review, and while there make sure you see Mueller's
Dirty Dozen U.S. Supreme Court cases which have caused the near
death of antitrust law in this country, at Anti-Monopoly Game/Litigation Website.
- A useful site is The Seamless Website - Lawyers, Legal Associations,
and Legal Resources, at Seamless
- A law school website is John Marshall
Law School Web Site.
- Gopher Jewels Web Page of Univ. of So. Calif. University of Southern California go to
Gopher Jewels, a list of gophers with subject trees, which contains a
subject-oriented outline of the subject of law, compiled from Internet
resources; Worlds of Sunsite-by Subject contains information
about the Supreme Court.
- Patent and Trademark Office Records from Private Source - Internet
Patent News Service, 500 MB of records and patent information beginning
with patent no. 3500000 and ending 12/93. Click on Internet Patent News
- IBM Patent Database is newer. Click on IBM Patent
- Also, law related lists are found at Cornell Legal List and at Chicago U Legal List.
- Library of Congress Web Page Library of Congress, which includes
references to copyright filings and forms and the Library of Congress online
catalog (LOCIS) and Congress, among other items worth exploring.
- Congressional Web Pages U.S.
Senate Web Page and U.S. House
Web Page provide committee information, personnel directories and
other information for both houses of Congress.
- List of Federal Agencies with Hypertext Links Federal Agency
Directory, an extensive listing with hypertext links to the Executive,
Judicial, Legislative and Administrative branches of the U.S. government. You
can use this link to obtain the e-mail address of many U.S. Senators and
Representatives, if you want to e-mail some comments to them. President
Clinton's e-mail address is email@example.com and Vice President
Gore's e-mail address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Federal government agency bulletin boards, more than 120,
accessible by web and/or FTP, for obtaining information and documents of all
types. FedWorld-Web or FedWorld-FTP.
- Computerized Files of the Government Printing Office are now
online. Telnet to 184.108.40.206 and register as a "guest", choosing
"Government Center". Expect delays due to heavy traffic.
- Book How to Access the Government's Electronic Bulletin
Boards, by Bruce Maxwell, published by Congressional Quarterly Books
(300+ pp., paperback, $19.95), bookstores or order from publisher by tel.
1-800-638-1710 or by fax 202-887-6706.
- Self-help books and software of Nolo Press - Self-Help Law Center,
on consumer law subjects and for small business Nolo Press.
- For an interesting multi-area web site by a Milwaukee law firm, Reinhart,
Boerner, Van Deuren, Norris & Rieselbach (with branch offices in Madison,
Denver and D.C.), click on Business and
- To pay a visit to Jeff Kuester's Technology Law Resource website, click on
KuesterLaw - Technology Law
- National Federal of Paralegal Associations, which provides a list
of some of its 17,000 paralegal members, and a list of the 17 local paralegal
associations (scheduled to open in 1995). Obtain information for now by
sending e-mail request to email@example.com.
- Online Decisions of U.S. Federal Courts
A variety of online information services are being provided by federal
courts, at all levels, including the Courts of Appeals, District Courts and
Bankruptcy Courts. There is no uniformity of services, however, except that
interested persons may register (free) at one time for all services and be
eligible to use any of the offered services, for a fee of $1 per minute,
usually. See Directory of Public Access Services - Electronic Public Access to
Automated Information in the United States Federal Courts - December 1, 1994
(updated monthly) by clicking on Federal
It should be noted that the U.S. Supreme Court is not part of this
federal-court public access system, at least at the present. The federal
court's new centralized registration and billing service is located in San
Antonio, Texas, tel: 800-214-0847; Public Access Project Director is J.
Michael Greenwood, Technology Enhancement Office, Administrative Office of the
U.S. Courts, Washington, D.C. 20544, tel: 202-273-2748 or -2730, and Mr.
Greenwood advises me that a federal-court public access web page was scheduled
to go online in 1995.
- Project Hermes of the U.S. Supreme Court has made its decisions
available on Internet since 1990. FTP to Case Western Reserve University at
- Alphabetized Collection of Federal Publications
- Another useful web offering in this area is an alphabetized collection
of federal publications, including the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations*,
Federal Register*, Commerce Business Daily*, U.S. Federal Budget for 1995 and
the U.S. Government Manual Federal
Publications with some entries (marked with an *) pointing to
Counterpoint's internet site.
- To go to other miscellanous web sites, click on Bankruptcy.
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Copyright © 1995 & 1997, 2002 by Carl E. Person