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Resource Spotlight: Espacenet

Resource Spotlight: Espacenet

If you’re in need of a robust resource for international patents research, look no further than the European Patents Office’s Espacenet. Espacenet houses over 95 million patent documents from around the world. You can search by product name, product type, […]
Friday Bill Roundup: Airports, Dogs, License Suspensions and More

Friday Bill Roundup: Airports, Dogs, License Suspensions and More

Each Friday, we highlight some of the bills and resolutions introduced in the Ohio Legislature in the past week. For question about these bills, or to see the full list, contact Laura Dixon-Caldwell. Abortion  HB 258-Heartbeat Abortion Bill  House bill […]
Where are all the books going?

Where are all the books going?

If you’ve been in the Law Library recently, you may have noticed an alarming number of empty shelves in the area by the Circulation desk. But never fear! This isn’t some great purge of the printed word to induce much […]
Free and Low-Cost Resources for the Budget Conscious

Free and Low-Cost Resources for the Budget Conscious

Saving money on legal resources doesn’t have to be hard. There are dozens of free and low-cost resources available to the budget-conscious, if you just know where to look for them. Below is a list (with links!) to help you […]
Friday Bill Round Up: Bikes, Firearms, and POWs

Friday Bill Round Up: Bikes, Firearms, and POWs

Each Friday, we highlight some of the bills and resolutions introduced in the Ohio Legislature in the past week. For question about these bills, or to see the full list, contact Laura Dixon-Caldwell. Firearms HB 253-Off Duty Firearms Carry  House […]
Friday Bill Round Up: Call Centers, Elder Fraud and More

Friday Bill Round Up: Call Centers, Elder Fraud and More

Each Friday, we highlight some of the bills and resolutions introduced in the Ohio Legislature in the past week. For question about these bills, or to see the full list, contact Laura Dixon-Caldwell. Call Centers HB 245-Consumer Protection Call Center […]
Ohio Supreme Court Reverses Itself-Allows Transfer of Juveniles to Adult Court

Ohio Supreme Court Reverses Itself-Allows Transfer of Juveniles to Adult Court

Yesterday, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled that transferring older juveniles to adult court when they commit serious offenses does not violate their constitutional rights. If you're confused, it's natural. This was a reversal of the Court's December 2016 decision. The […]
A brief history of Memorial Day

A brief history of Memorial Day

As we prepare for all of the festivities we normally associate with the Memorial Day weekend – cook-outs, cold drinks in the hot sun, the first sunburn of the year – it’s important to reflect on the history of the […]
Coming Soon – The HCLL Book Shop!

Coming Soon – The HCLL Book Shop!

Did you ever wonder what happens to Law Library books that are withdrawn but don’t sell at auction? Beginning next week, they’ll be made available for purchase in the HCLL Book Shop! Stop by the copy room (next to the […]
Friday Bill Roundup: Traffic Cameras, Real Estate and More

Friday Bill Roundup: Traffic Cameras, Real Estate and More

If you have questions about these bills, or would like a whole list of legislation introduced this week, please contact Laura Dixon-Caldwell. Abortion  HB 214-Down Syndrome Abortion Ban House bill 214 would prohibit a person from performing, inducing, or attempting to […]