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Did you know? The Dueling Edition from NYLI

You probably know (from the Musical!) that Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr were political archenemies, and that their duel resulted in Hamilton’s death….

Alexander Hamilton’s Gravesite… located @ Trinity Church graveyard in downtown NYC

But did you know that the duel occurred on July 11, 1804 in New Jersey and that Hamilton is buried in Trinity […]

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Did you know? July 4th edition from your friends @ NYLI

Barbecues, fireworks, and picnics — all July 4th traditions…

F.B. Cutting, a 19th C. NYLI luminary, all duded up for his BBQ…

But as librarians, we are all about researching & learning a little bit more.

For example, you probably know that July 4, 1776 is the day the Declaration of Independence was signed… but […]

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June 30th –End of Fiscal Year & so—a Look at Researching NY Corporate Law (and some NYLI resources!)

June 30th, for many corporations, is the end of the second quarter. For many organizations, it is the end of their fiscal year….

Corporate Law, like all areas of law, evolves over time…

NYLI’s Corporate LibGuide… includes links to related eBooks…. NYLI helps you stay stay current!

State Legislatures, New York included, often form committees and […]

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Tune into NYLI & Learn more about Juneteenth!

Juneteenth became a Federal Holiday when President Biden signed the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act in 2021….

And here at The New York Law Institute, we believe one of the best ways to celebrate Juneteenth is to learn more about the Holiday….

ProQuest Congressional is always a great place to begin researching any Federal Legislative […]

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Happy Brooklyn Day… June 6th ! A little history (& some NYLI resources)

Before Brooklyn was a brand and long before it gave hipsters bragging rights, Brooklyn was a City….

Brooklyn Charters.. before 1898…back when it was its own City…available @ NYLI….

Brooklyn was incorporated as a Village in 1816, and as its own city in 1834.

The first Brooklyn Day , also called Anniversary or Rally Day, […]

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Welcome Summer Associates! NYLI offers Resources & Research assistance.. (& a LibGuide or two!)

It’s May… a month whose very name suggests possibilities .. and it’s the start of Summer Associates season at law firms in New York…

To make full use of NYLI’s resources, we ask our members to give authorization for their Summer Associates to use the firm’s account. Summers can also have their own […]

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And the Winner is… Wonderland Celebrities attend Contest Drawing…

The New York Law Institute is pleased to share the many heartwarming library memories shared with us by our colleagues. And we were more than a little surprised that this year’s celebrities were able to time travel from Victorian England to present day New York City for the drawing […]

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It’s May 1st… LAW DAY!… How will you celebrate?

Created during the Cold War to commemorate the Rule of Law as opposed to totalitarianism, the ABA continues to create themes for the celebration of Law Day as well as special programs….

Start off your Law Day by listening to ABA President Mary Smith and Law Librarian of Congress Asilhan Bulut discuss this year’s theme […]

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Review of LLAGNY’s CLE program on AI

LLAGNY’s Professional Advancement Committee teamed up with Deliberate Solos for yet another excellent CLE program…. held in March at The New York Law Institute ….Click here for my Law Lines review of “Emerging AI Issues for Lawyers”.

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Tune into NYLI for Earth Day Environmental Resources…

NYLI T.V. is now showing…. environmental resources to help you celebrate Earth Day….

To research New York’s take on environmental laws, check out….

Environmental Law and Regulation in New York… the title says it all… available @ NYLI

And then, there is always the nutshells… NYLI’s nearly 200 including..

Available as an eBook at NYLI….

And… we can’t forget […]

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