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Weekly Notes: legal news from ICLR – 30 April 2018

This week’s roundup comes from Darwin, Australia, where ICLR is sponsoring the Australian Law Librarians’ Association biennial conference, #ALLA2018. We’ve encountered warm weather, cold beer, glorious sunsets and snapping crocodiles – but no law librarians, so far. The conference proper starts on 2 May, and we’ll bring you more news about it in due course. Continue reading

Cakes-at-law: from Magna Cakea to the Great Legal Bake

This week ICLR participated for the first time in the #GreatLegalBake organised by the London Legal Support Trust. Among the creations on  display were representations in cake form of ICLR’s key publications, both online and in print. For the online version, Paul Magrath created a batch of chocolate brownies iced to represent the minicards on the Continue reading

ICLR at #AALS2018 in San Diego

Team ICLR is in San Diego, California for the 112th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Law Schools. The conference runs from January 3 – 6, 2018 and its theme this year is Access to Justice The AALS 2018 Annual Meeting will be held in San Diego at the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, 333 W. Harbor Continue reading

Conference news: IALL Annual Course 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia

The 36th Annual Course of the International Association of Law Libraries in Atlanta, Georgia, USA will focus on “Civil Rights, Human Rights, and Other Critical Issues in U.S. Law”. Given both the location and recent events in the United States, it promises to be both interesting and highly topical. ICLR will be there.  The conference Continue reading

ICLR Pupillage Award 2017 winner: Ben Haseldine

  Congratulations to Ben Haseldine, seen here on the left, receiving this year’s ICLR Pupillage Award from the Chair of our Council, Richard Fleck, on the right. The presentation took place at a small reception held at the Competition Appeal Tribunal in London. Ben is starting pupillage at 4 King’s Bench Walk, in the chambers of Continue reading

ICLR.3 Access Support

Dear ICLR Subscriber, We pleased the present ICLR.3! For the past year, we have been overhauling ICLR Online to provides you with a more intuitive, powerful and content-rich service. ICLR.3 is now live. The ways in which you access your subscription may have changed, so please read the following to understand what you need to Continue reading

Important Changes to One-Off PDF Purchasing System

On 15 September 2017, we will be changing the ordering process used for pay-as-you-go PDF purchasing. Please read the following carefully. Since 2011, we have made individual PDFs of all of our cases reports available for one-off purchase using our e-commerce store at As of 15 September 2017, we will decommission that e-commerce process Continue reading

NEWS: Daniel Hoadley to deliver UK Open Law talk in New Jersey

We are pleased to announce that Daniel Hoadley (former ICLR law reporter and co-designer of ICLR Online) will be delivering a talk on open access to case law at the Law Via The Internet annual conference at Rutgers Law School in Newark, New Jersey (19-21 October 2017). Not one to pull his punches, Daniel’s talk Continue reading