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2014-05-14 23:03:48

Integrating Legal Research Libraries and Smarter Tools Benefits Legal Profession Washington, DC and Getzville, NY (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 The American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) has named publishing partners Fastcase and William S. Hein & Co. as joint winners of its 2014 New Product of the Year Award. AALL is recognizing the partners for integrating the Fastcase and HeinOnline legal research libraries and research tools. The companies will accept the award during the...

2013-10-25 10:31:34

As a result of delays caused by the lapse in federal appropriations, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced rescheduled dates for the remainder of a series of public hearings on two proposed rules—one to list the Mexican wolf as an endangered subspecies and delist the gray wolf elsewhere, and the other to improve recovery efforts for the Mexican wolf in the Southwest. Comment period deadlines also are extended until December 17 to allow these hearings to take place within the...

2013-07-30 23:24:17

After requests from advocates and policy makers, the VA extended the public comment deadline for the proposed open burn pit registry questionnaire from August 5 to August 20, 2013. The Sergeant Sullivan Center, among those advocates who requested an extension of the deadline, now calls for individual stakeholders to review the questionnaire, submit feedback to the VA per the agency's instructions, and copy feedback to The Sergeant Sullivan Center by email, as the Center will be...

2013-07-09 23:20:05

Hein to Include Hyperlinks to Caselaw and Bad Law Bot; Fastcase to Offer Law Reviews and Historical State Statutes and Session Laws BUFFALO, NY and WASHINGTON, DC (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 Independent legal publishers William S. Hein & Co. and Fastcase today announced a new partnership in which the companies will share complementary strengths for the benefit of their members. Under the agreement, Hein will provide federal and state case law to HeinOnline subscribers via inline hyperlinks...

FCC’s Net Neutrality Begin November 20th
2011-09-23 09:39:03

  The Federal Communication Commission´s controversial net neutrality rules - designed to prevent Internet providers from imposing higher fees on subscribers that stream video, downloading music or play online games - will be published in the Federal Register today and go into effect on November 20, according to a report by PCMag.com. The White House´s Office of Management and Budget signed off on the rules allowing them to be published in the Federal Register and...

2011-01-05 00:00:37

New Guidance For Agency Rulemaking That May Preempt State Law Washington, DC (PRWEB) January 4, 2011 The Administrative Conference of the United States has published Recommendation 2010-1, Agency Procedures for Considering Preemption of State Law, which was adopted at its Fifty-third Plenary Session on December 9-10, 2010. This is the first recommendation adopted since the Administrative Conference was reestablished in 2010, and joins the approximately 200 recommendations approved by the...

2010-12-20 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dec. 21, 2010 marks the tenth anniversary of the Data Quality Act (DQA), also known as the Information Quality Act, 44 U.S.C. Sec. 3516, note. The DQA has deep roots developed over nearly a half-century as the result of a seed planted during the Johnson Administration which germinated in the Nixon Administration, was watered by the Carter Administration and whose product was harvested by the Reagan Administration, made available to the...


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virgule
  • A punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information.
  • A little rod; a twig.
This word comes from the Late Latin 'virgula,' accentual mark, a diminutive of 'virga,' rod.
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