Volume 9, Number 5, May 2013
In This Issue

Product News

New KLI Books


Training & Support


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Product News

New reprint policy for subscribers of Wolters Kluwer Dailies

Subscribers to any of the Wolters Kluwer Dailies may now reprint content that mentions their firm or their firm’s attorneys. Reprints are free of charge and may be distributed seven days after the article was first published in the Wolters Kluwer Daily. Reprints can be useful in promoting a law firm’s business, so we are pleased to offer this service.

The reprint policy applies to the following Wolters Kluwer Dailies:

  • Employment Law Daily
  • IP Law Daily
  • Health Law Daily
  • Antitrust Law Daily
  • Securities Regulation Daily
  • Banking and Finance Law Daily
  • Products Liability Law Daily
  • Insurance Law Daily

For details on requesting reprints, contact your Wolters Kluwer account representative.

Explanations in Secured Transactions Guide updated to reflect amendments to UCC Article 9

As of May 21, 2013, the explanations in more than 25 states and the District of Columbia were updated in the Secured Transactions Guide on IntelliConnect to reflect the amendments to Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, released by the Uniform Laws Commission and the American Law Institute, that are effective July 1, 2013. Over the course of the next month, the explanations in the remaining nine states that have enacted the amendments will be updated. The amendments make changes to definitions, revise portions of Part 3—Perfection and Priority and Part 5—Filing, and create transition rules for the amended provisions. Explanations for each state menu by topics aligned with the UCC Article 9 arrangement and link to the full text of the state laws.

Upgrade for IPO Vital Signs

On May 1, Wolters Kluwer launched a new upgrade to the IPO Vital Signs website that improves the user experience and allows this advanced IPO research and analysis tool to be accessed via a wide range of mobile devices and web browsers.

New look for Medicare and Medicaid Guide newsletter

The newsletter sent with the weekly Medicare and Medicaid Guide report is now a two-color 8 ½ by 11 newsletter that includes all the news we have provided for over 40 years in our traditional sized letter, but in an easier to read format. The newsletter continues to be available as a downloadable PDF if you wish to access the Guide through IntelliConnect. All newsletter content is also still searchable on IntelliConnect. Click here to access the Medicare Medicaid Guide newsletters on IntelliConnect.

New Tax Enhancements on IntelliConnect

This month the following tax products were updated and enhanced. For details on the enhancements, contact your Wolters Kluwer account representative.

  • Modernized Tax Calendar
  • Federal Income Tax Credit Smart Chart
  • Unrelated Business Income Tax Smart Chart
  • Offers-in Compromise Tool
  • Social Security and Medicare Calculator
  • Treatment Codes in Cases
  • Court Rules Coverage (Supreme Court and Court of Federal Claims)
  • Relate Functionality for Regulations
  • IRC History Relate (Standard Federal Tax Reporter, Federal Estate Gift Tax Reporter, Federal Excise Tax Reporter) 
  • Internal Revenue Manual Primary Source Linking (120,000+ links added)

User newsletters created for subscribers of Kluwer Law products

User newsletters are now available for subscribers of Kluwer Arbitration, Kluwer Competition and Kluwer Law Online. In the future, there will also be a user newsletter for Kluwer IP Law. Newsletters will keep users informed of new content, enhancements, and upcoming improvements. Click on the links below to subscribe.

For a subscription to the Kluwer Arbitration user newsletter, click here.
For a subscription to the Kluwer Competition Law user newsletter, click here.
For a subscription to the Kluwer Law Online user newsletter, click here.


Arbitration in England. Including Chapters on Scotland and the Republic of Ireland

The early chapters describe the development of the arbitral system in England and its traditional leading institutions, the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) and the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb). They also provide a unique focus on the specialist areas of commodity, maritime, construction and sports arbitration. The remainder of the book deals with the law and practice of arbitration in England, and concludes with two overview chapters relating to arbitration in Scotland and the Republic of Ireland respectively.

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Introduction to the Unitary Patent and the Unified Patent Court. The (Draft) Rules of Procedure of the Unified Patent Court

Anyone involved in European patenting will welcome the guidance found in this extraordinary book. It’s written by two outstanding intellectual property experts—one is a lawyer who had a hand in the development of the unitary patent and the other is a reputed Belgian intellectual property judge. The book describes in detail all the provisions regarding the new patent and the new court, explaining their rationales and the processes that led to them.

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SLA Conference & INFO-EXPO, June 9-11, San Diego

We look forward to seeing you at this year’s SLA Conference where you’ll learn about our diverse range of products and how they can help you find fast and relevant answers, keep you current, streamline your workflow and more! Stop by Booth #1300 to learn more about the Wolters Kluwer Daily Reporting Suite, RBsource, Kluwer IP Law, General Counsel Navigator, LoislawConnect and more. Plus, enter to win one of two $100 Amex gift cards!

We’re also pleased to announce this year’s SLA Legal Division winner of the Wolters Kluwer Law & Business Innovations in Law Librarianship award: Joan Thomas, Senior Manager of Technology and Library Systems at Bryan Cave LLP. Congratulations to Joan for leading the way in advancing her firm’s internal and external library communications.

Training & Customer Support

Training Tip for IntelliConnect

Can I access my IntelliConnect saved documents from my mobile device?
With the recent release of enhanced IC Mobile app 2.0, you can now access documents saved to ANY of your IntelliConnect Research Folders.

To save a document you’re viewing to a Research Folder:

  • Within IntelliConnect: Click the “Save/E-mail” pull-down at the top of your document and select Research Folders. A pop-up asking “Where would you like to save the selected documents?” will appear. Type a new folder name or click the pull-down and select an existing folder to place your document.
  • Within IC Mobile 2.0: Simply tap “Save To Folder” at the bottom of your screen and select the folder where you would like to place the document or tap “Create New Folder” and proceed.

All documents in your Research Folders are accessible via IntelliConnect and IC Mobile app. To retrieve a document from your Apple or Android mobile device when connected to IC Mobile, swipe the black menu bar (at top) to the right and tap “Research Folders.” All your folders will appear on the left, including the original Stored by Mobile folder from IC Mobile app 1.0. Simply select the desired Research Folder and click a document to open and view it.

LegalPro Training

Our LegalPro Training calendar contains pre-scheduled complimentary training sessions. Registrations for IntelliConnect and LoislawConnect Trainings are limited to a single person so that each session can be customized to the individual’s subscription and research needs.

You may also send an email to LegalTraining@WoltersKluwer.com and request a customized training for a product/platform on a specific date/time, and one of our professional trainers will contact you to arrange a session.

Training Resources for Legal Professionals website
Check out our website — Training Resources for Legal Professionals for additional online resources regarding our internet products and platforms. You can review materials by Platform/Application, such as IntelliConnect, Kluwer Arbitration and LoislawConnect, or by type of material, such as LegalPro Training, Videos or Other Resources.

Contact Wolters Kluwer Law & Business Customer Support

IntelliConnect and RBsource subscriptions:
CHAT: http://support.cch.com/chat/techsupport (available 8 am to 6 pm CT Monday-Friday)
CALL: 1-800-449-6435 (available 8 am to 8 pm CT Monday - Friday)

LoislawConnect and Kluwer Law International subscriptions:
CLICK: http://estore.loislaw.com/t-contact.aspx
EMAIL: supportservices@loislaw.com (available 3 am to 10 pm CT Monday-Friday)
CALL: 1-877-471-5632 (available 8 am to 8 pm CT Monday - Friday)

SECnet and IPO Vital Signs:
CALL: 1-800-955-5219 (toll-free) or 1-202-842-7355 (toll)