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Elizabeth Hernandez
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My Fall 2020 office hours are as follows:
Mondays: 2pm-3pm
Thursdays: 9am-11am

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(909) 979-6349

Law and Regulation generally -- And see TABS for more specific legal topics.

NOLO Dictionary “...plain-English definitions for legal terms...”
NOLO Free Legal Information “Hundreds of free articles on everyday legal topics. Our articles are always accurate, up to date, and written in plain English.”

Guide to Law Online from the Library of Congress; international, and the USA. "...emphasis wherever possible has been on sites offering the full texts of laws, regulations, and court decisions, along with commentary from lawyers writing primarily for other lawyers."

Westlaw database - LEGAL CONTENT includes U.S. federal and state case law, regulations, statutes, administrative codes, legislative history, law reviews and journals, American Law Reports, American Jurisprudence 2d, Black's Law Dictionary, European Union case law and related legal publications.

PLOLThe Public Library of Law ™  Cases, statutes, laws, US and States. 

The 'Lectric Law Library Rotunda The 'Lectric Law Library is organized by "Lounges" for Business Law, Legal Professionals, and Laypeople, and more. Each lounge brings a large amount of full-text articles. There are also legal forms. As in all free legal advice the term Caveat Emptor applies!

FindLaw ® Internet Legal Resources FindLaw is a comprehensive site for state and federal law. FindLaw started by way of a Northern California Law Librarians presentation in 1995.

FreeAdvice ® Outstanding Advice. Unbeatable Price. FreeAdvice.com is a comprehensive site covering a wide range of areas of the law.

4LawSchool http://www.4lawschool.com/  Case briefs and other resources for both students and practicing lawyers.

PublicLegal Internet Legal Resource Guide (ILRG) ILRG is "A categorized index of more than 4000 select web sites...." broadly organized by Academia, Professional, and Research. This comprehensive site includes a Legal Forms Archive and a section for Law Schools.

LawGuru From a LA law firm called ESLAMBOLY & BARLAVI, a generous site with free advice and links to other legal sites.

Treaties and International Law From the Internet Law Library, a listing of links to treaties and foreign law. 

martindale.com ® Martindale-Hubble Lawyer Locator Find lawyers by name, law school, firm.

IPL2 Legal Research A listing of annotated sites.