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Westlaw Classic

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Westlaw - Legal Research Essentials for Students

The session will explain how to find cases, legislation, treatises, journals, current awareness and news articles across several jurisdictions including Westlaw New Zealand, Westlaw Australia as well as International Materials, found in Westlaw Classic. This course is open to all students. More course dates.

Elizabeth Odom
Date & Time
Thu 1 Aug 2024, 5:00pm
Thu 1 Aug 2024, 6:00pm
60 minutes

In this session learn how to:

  • Navigate Westlaw New Zealand and Westlaw Australia platforms. 
    • Locate Case Law, Legislation including Bills and Regulations Search Secondary Sources (Commentary and Journal Articles)
  • Navigate Westlaw Classic and understand where to find content by jurisdiction.
    • Locate Case Law, Legislation, Journal Articles and Treatises.
  • Retrieve legal materials and implement effective legal research strategies.
  • Search using Natural Language and/or Terms & Connectors.
  • Refine search results and print or download relevant content.

MCLE and CPD - If this educational activity is relevant to your immediate or long term needs in relation to your professional development and practice of the law then you may claim one "unit" for each hour of attendance