Research in the Real World

Date and Time

Wednesday, May 16, 2012 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.


Warren Hall Room 2A

5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92110




This program is open to all attorneys, paralegals, and summer associates working in the San Diego area. Participants will learn about time and cost-saving legal research techniques and about resources that are used in law offices. The program will focus on efficient strategies for general and specialized research projects, using print and electronic resources. Program materials will be made available online no later than May 13, 2012.




8 – 8:30 a.m. Registration and Welcome Please sign in
8:30 – 9:20 a.m. Business Transactions Business Transactions PDF
9:30 – 10:20 a.m. California Civil Litigation Civil Litigation Presentation PDF
Civil Litigation PDF
Don't Reinvent the Wheel Presentation PDF
10:20 – 10:35 a.m. Break  
10:35  – 11:25 a.m.

California Administrative Law and Litigation

Adjudicatory Process PDF
Rulemaking Process PDF
Selected Resources PDF
Business Websites PDF
CA Admin Law & Litigation Presentation
11:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. Finding Forms CA Forms Presentation PDF
Finding CA Forms PDF

MCLE Credit

The University of San Diego School of Law is a State Bar of California-approved MCLE provider and certifies that this activity is approved for MCLE credit in the amount of 3 hours of general credit.


FREE but seating is limited to 100 participants.

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Click here for the Printable Program Schedule.


Department of External Relations
Guadalupe Hall, Room 201c
Phone: (619) 260-4097

Post Contact

Judith Lihost
(619) 260-4752