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NYLI’s Graphic Novel Book Club March Meeting

The next Graphic Novel Book Club will meet on Tuesday March 31st. We will discuss  2 books
Akira, Vol. 1 https://www.amazon.com/Akira-Vol-1-Katsuhiro-Otomo/dp/1935429000/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=Akira%2C+Vol.+1&qid=1565723500&s=gateway&sr=8-1
A Different Pond by Bao Phi https://www.amazon.com/Different-Pond-Bao-Phi/dp/1623708036/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=A+Different+Pond+by+Bao+Phi&qid=1582919119&sr=8-1

Location:
New York Law Institute, Inc.
120 Broadway, Suite 932
212-732-8720

Date & time:
March 31st  at 1pm

For any questions, please contact, Eileen Dolan at edolan@NYLI.org

By |March 9th, 2020|Announcements|Comments Off on NYLI’s Graphic Novel Book Club March Meeting

Impeachment Docs… free & voluminous..on web….

Our colleagues at the Government Printing Office are living up to their motto of “Keeping America Informed” — releasing many key documents from the Trump Impeachment process.

Scholars, legal experts… really anyone with internet access!.. can now examine….

H.R. 116-346… House Report with dissenting views (12/15/2019).

H.R. 116-335…. Trump-Ukraine Impeachment Inquiry Report with Minority Views […]

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In honor of African American History Month – Kindred is discussed

LLAGNY Graphic Book Club’s February selection — Kindred – honored African American History Month.
The graphic novel , based on Octavia Butler’s 1979 science fiction work, explores slavery through the unique prism of time travel.  The main characters toggle between 1970s San Francisco and Antebellum South.  Female protagonist Dana experiences slavery’s horrors and discovers that […]

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Author Stacy Horn @ LLAGNY Book Club

The Law Library Association of Greater New York Book Club began its 2020 selection with a very somber look at the social problems of 1800s New York. Damnation Island: Poor Sick, Mad & Criminal in 19th-Century New York ‘s author Stacy Horn was in attendance, and members shared a thought-provoking discussion […]

By |February 26th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Author Stacy Horn @ LLAGNY Book Club

NYLI at ARK’s Law Firm Libraries 2020

Ellyssa Valenti Kroski, author of Escape Rooms and Other Immersive Experiences in the Library, editor of Law Librarianship in the Age of AI and NYLI’s Director of IT and Marketing will be running her escape room Escape the Library: The Search for Alexander Hamilton and the Missing Librarian: A Time Travel Adventure during […]

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NYLI’s Graphic Novel Book Club February Meeting

The next Graphic Novel Book Club will meet on Thursday February 20th . We will discuss  Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaption by Damian Duffy. The book is based on Octavia Butler’s Kindred.

Location:New York Law Institute, Inc.120 Broadway, Suite 932212-732-8720Date & time:February 20th  at 1pmFor any questions, please contact, Eileen Dolan at edolan@NYLI.org

By |February 19th, 2020|Announcements|Comments Off on NYLI’s Graphic Novel Book Club February Meeting

LLMC-Digital Webinar

Webinar times are: Eastern Time

Optimize your records and briefs research with LLMC-Digital

The Library of the New York Law Institute offers web-based training sessions to help you discover new resources and enhance your research with LLMC-Digital, an extensive archive of historical primary and specialized legal materials covering the U.S. federal and state governments, the British […]

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NYLI Closed for President’s Day

The New York Law Institute will be closed on Monday, February 17, 2020 in observance of the Presidents’ Day national holiday and will reopen on Tuesday, February 18th at 8:30 AM.

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LLAGNY Deliberate Solos evening CLE program at NYLI

Fundamentals of Cross-Border Taxation: Old and New Rules

NY CLE Program

February 19, 2020

6:00-7:00 p.m.

New York Law Institute 120 Broadway

Room 932

Speakers: William M. Funk, Esq.

Christos Pamboukes, Esq.

Many attorneys completely eschew discussing tax issues with clients, but identifying the presence of tax issues can be a benefit to clients even if they do not perform the full […]

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Great Snakes! LLAGNY Graphic Novel Club discusses Tintin !!

Law Library Association’s Graphic Novel Club went classic with a discussion of 3 Tin-Tin adventures !

Attendees found much to discuss about an over 80+ year old European comic strip character — Tintin !! The stories captivated members with charming illustrations, clever use of language, puns, and the adorable naif that is […]

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