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The Para-Legal and the Lawyer"s Library

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Published by Shepards/Mcgraw-Hill .
Written in English

  • Law,
  • Law libraries,
  • Law offices,
  • Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Terminology,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9249069M
    ISBN 100070149208
    ISBN 109780070149205

      INTRODUCTION. In , some forty-five years ago, Steven E. Furth wrote Computer Uses in the Law Office in the Oregon Law Review. Furth was a participating member in the Standing Committee on Law and Technology of the American Bar Association and manager of information systems marketing at IBM Corporation in White Plains, New York. N 18th Ave Ste Monroe, WI [email protected] Shannon L. Bryan. von Briesen & Roper SC.

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