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Cook County Law Library - Main Library

50 West Washington Street, 29th Floor (Daley Center)
Chicago, IL 60602

United States

312-603-5423

Type: Library

Web site: http://www.cookcountyil.gov/agency/law-library/

Events: https://www.cookcountyil.gov/service/educati…

Catalog URL: https://lawlibrary.cookcountyil.gov

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Description: The Cook County Law Library (CCLL) serves the legal information needs of the legal profession, judiciary, self-represented litigants, and the public. CCLL connects residents to legal information. The Main Law Library, located in the Daley Center in downtown Chicago, offers all library users an extensive collection of practical legal resources in print and many premier legal databases. Specialized collections include government documents and foreign and international law including current and historical materials. The Law Library has five branch locations at outlying courthouses including Criminal Courts, Bridgeview, Maywood, Markham, and Skokie.

---from http://www.cookcountyil.gov/

Hours: M-F: 8:30AM-7:00PM; Sat: 12:30PM-4:30PM*; Sun: Closed

*Law Library is open only to attorneys and current litigants on Saturdays. Patrons must present a valid ARDC card and/or court papers stamped within the past year.

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Jun
1
From a Different Perspective: Ethical Challenges Presented by Social Media (Thursday, June 1 at 1:30pm)
The Cook County Law Library presents: From a Different Perspective: Ethical Challenges Presented by Social Media

This continuing legal education seminar will cover how courts define social media and metadata. Attendees will learn how to:

* Identify the emerging issues that social media presents
* Recognize and avoid ethical pitfalls
* Acquire sound strategies and best practices to obtain and preserve relevant social media posts and metadata

Presenter: Dayna Trautwein, Esq.
1.0 MCLE Hour available.

Attorneys: Bring ARDC number & email address for credit.

For more information on the Cook County Law Library and our services please see our website.

This event is free and open to the public. (djsanborne)
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Jun
13
Topical Research on Westlaw (Tuesday, June 13 at 2pm)
The Cook County Law Library Presents: Topical Research on Westlaw

Tuesday, June 13, 2:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m.

Speaker: Aloha Mateo-Figueroa, Esq.

Learn how to use Westlaw for topical legal research. Covers the use of Westlaw's tools, features, and content. This class will help legal researchers already familiar with the basics to develop effective more effective topical research strategies.

The Cook County Law Library offers free onsite access to Westlaw, a premier legal information database.

1.0 Hour MCLE Credit is available.

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information, including registration, please see the Cook County Law Library website. (djsanborne)
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Jun
20
Silence of All Virtues: Attorney-Client Privilege and Confidentiality (Tuesday, June 20 at 1:30pm)
The Cook County Law Library Presents: Silence of All Virtues: Attorney-Client Privilege and Confidentiality

This continuing legal education seminar will cover the interesection of attorney-client confidentiality and modern technology.

Attendees will learn:

*The importance of protecting client confidences
*The necessity of understanding electronic media
*Ethical solutions to inadvertent disclosures
*The ethical implications of cloud storage
*How to navigate the ethical minefields of social media

Presenter: Dayna Trautwein, Esq.

1.0 MCLE Hour available.

Attorneys: Bring ARDC number & email address for credit.

For more information on the Cook County Law Library and our services please see our website.

This event is free and open to the public. (djsanborne)
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Jul
11
Secondary Resources on Westlaw (Tuesday, July 11 at 11am)
The Cook County Law Library presents: Secondary Resources on Westlaw

This continuing legal education seminar will cover:

*The secondary resources available on Westlaw including treatises, restatements, forms, and journals
*How to navigate and find helpful information with secondary resources

Presenter: Jeremy Meador, Esq.

1.0 MCLE Hour available.

Attorneys: Bring ARDC number & email address for credit.

The Cook County Law Library offers on site access to Westlaw, a premier legal information database. For more information on the Cook County Law Library and our services please see our website.

This event is free and open to the public. (djsanborne)
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