We continue our Friday round-up of what is newest, best and brightest at FindLaw.com. Below, you will find this week’s offerings from various areas of FindLaw’s unique content, including: core legal content, blogs, news and case law. Take a look at what’s new:
FindLaw Consumer Blogs: Back-to-School Week
- How to Deal With School Bullying: Back to school shouldn’t have to mean back to bullying. Nearly all states now have anti-bullying laws that aim to empower parents. FindLaw’s Injured explains what every parent should know about these laws and offers tips on how to handle bullying in general.
- Top 5 Legal Pitfalls for College Students: Anyone heading off to college for the first time, or heading back to campus, should take note: Issues like roommates, alcohol use, and partying can lead to potential legal problems. FindLaw's Law and Daily Life reminds students and parents of some possible risks.
FindLaw Legal Professional Blogs
- Granted: Supreme Court Child Custody Case to Consider Mootness: It's not often the High Court agrees to hear a family law case, but this one is unique, involving an international custody dispute between an Army sergeant and his ex-wife. FindLaw's U.S. Supreme Court blog breaks down the case and its broader potential implications.
Law Firm Management
- Five Ways to Effectively Manage Legal Communications with an Internet Fax Service: The paper chase has gone digital, with many lawyers now sending, receiving, signing, and responding to fax transmissions straight from their smartphones and laptops. Which is the best Internet fax service for your firm? FindLaw's latest Legal Technology article suggests five things to look for when choosing a vendor.
-- Andrew Chow, FindLaw Audience Team