|Volume 11, Number 5, May 2015
Fast, Sleek, Agile, Intelligent—Cheetah™ is here!
Designed in partnership with our customers, Cheetah™ is our new legal research service. Developed with a full understanding of your legal research workflow, Cheetah will help you and your colleagues make the most of your subscription to the world-class content that Wolters Kluwer is known for: authoritative analysis, actionable practice tools, curated Primary Source content and expert guidance.
A new way to access our trusted content:
Current content includes Securities & Corporate Law and Antitrust & Competition Law. Coming soon: Litigation, Tax, Business Entities, Intellectual Property, and Banking.
- Faster, More Accurate Research: Our new search structure and enriched content organizes legal information topically, putting content in context.
- Sleek Responsive User Design: The customizable, modern interface works seamlessly across desktop and mobile devices.
- Agile Functionality: Advanced browsing, searching, and collaborating capabilities streamline your research workflow.
- Intelligent Insights and Expertise: The trusted combination of legal information with Wolters Kluwer’s in-depth expertise and analysis curated in one location.
To learn more and to access Cheetah, contact your Wolters Kluwer Account Representative. Also visit wklawbusiness.com/cheetah for additional information on Cheetah content, Cheetah functionality, and to view a quick demo video.
RBsourceFilings launches new enhancements
The following RBsourceFilings enhancements are now available:
- Enhanced “View Related” now Includes SEC Comment Letters
Clicking on “View Related” from a filing or an SEC Staff Comment Letter now shows the filings and letters that are part of that correspondence.
- Enhanced Section Search Workflow
After running a section search, you can now download section reports—from one filing or many filings—that include the content from that section only.
- New Exhibit Selector
Exhibits can be selected according to their titles and numbers using the new EXHIBITS Subtypes post search filter.
- Enhanced Refine and Post Search Filters
The new “Search & Filter” feature lets you quickly refine your initial search results. Add new text terms to refine your search, or select from many new SEC filings filters that include: Issuers, Underwriters, Target Counsel, State of Headquarters, Merger Target (for registrations), Filing Party (for Williams Act and insider filings), Accelerated/Non-Accelerated, and Company search.
To learn more about RBsourceFilings, visit wklawbusiness.com/RBsourceFilings, call 1 800 638 8437, or contact your Wolters Kluwer Account Representative.
New Labor & Employment Law Library offerings
In response to customer demand, we have created three new Labor & Employment Law resources:
- 22-title Labor & Employment Law eLibrary
- Labor Arbitration Awards eLibrary (more than 30,000 awards!)
- Forms, Checklists, Policies Library
The new 22-title Labor & Employment Law Library combines authoritative CCH publications with expert-authored Aspen treatises to provide a comprehensive single source for labor and employment law. The Library links to federal and state labor and employment laws, hundreds of thousands of cases, concise explanations, and expert analysis. Specialized, authoritative content includes the full breadth of fair employment practices, labor relations, and disabilities law at the federal and state levels, providing primary source research materials, annotated explanations, and timely updates of news and current developments. Many of the publications include time-saving tools and valuable newsletters.
Expert-authored treatises feature analytic and practical guidance covering employee terminations, disabilities law, employment discrimination litigation, sexual harassment in the workplace, covenants not to compete, and immigration law.
For more information on these new offerings, contact your Wolters Kluwer Account Representative at 800-449-6434. Click here for our Labor & Employment Law Library brochure.
Newly updated: Pension and Employee Benefits Code ERISA Regulations as of January 1, 2015
The Pension and Employee Benefits Code ERISA Regulations as of January 1, 2015 (four volumes) provides you with an updated one-stop resource to the law and regulations that govern pension plans, 401(k) plans, group health insurance, and other types of employee benefit plans, all current as of January 1, 2015. Law provisions and associated final regulations are arranged in easy “flip through” numeric order to guide you to the exact subsection you’re looking for. Regardless of the nature of your pension/benefits question, you’ll find easy access to the information you seek.
For more information and to order, click here.
Bobbi A. Weaver at California Western School of Law wins Wolters Kluwer Law & Business Innovations in Law Librarianship Award
The Wolters Kluwer Law & Business Innovations in Law Librarianship award is presented to a member of the Special Libraries Association Legal Division who demonstrates innovation and creativity in solving problems or improving resources, programs, services or operations for law library professionals and the clients they serve.
This year’s winner, Bobbi A. Weaver, is the Foreign & International Law Reference Librarian at California Western School of Law. After surveying the student body to determine their greatest areas of interest, Bobbi developed a new course called Specialized Legal Research: Business Resources. Initially, she taught the course every other year, but due to its popularity, it is now offered every Spring semester.
It’s a pleasure to recognize Bobbi for her accomplishments and the value she adds to the law library at California Western.
Question: What's the best way to find my previous IntelliConnect research on an issue without recreating the wheel? For example, a new research request is on an issue I vaguely recall researching previously, but don’t remember when or for whom I did the research.
Answer: Your research history is saved on IntelliConnect for one year and is searchable. To access, log in to IntelliConnect and click the History command in the upper right corner of your screen.
A tab will open showing your last 30 days of research activity (both Documents viewed and Searches you ran) listed in reverse chronological order on the right panel. Use the Page links at bottom to navigate to older history or the “Items per page” feature in lower right corner to increase the number of items displayed per page.
Use Filter by Date in the left panel to change the time frame of your History that is displayed on the right; e.g., Last 7 Days, Last 30 Days, Any Day, or a specific date range.
To search for specific research activity, enter a search term in the “Search History” field at top of left panel, choose a History Type (All, Recent Documents or Recent Searches), select your Filter by Date settings and click Go. Your search term will be highlighted in the resulting list on the right panel. Simply click on a document to open it or click on a search to re-run it. Note: The search will include all prior results plus any documents that have been added to IntelliConnect in the meantime.
For example: Search of IntelliConnect History since January 1, 2015 for the term: s-k.
TIP: The Document Notes command works similarly to History—allowing you to review/search all the Notes & Highlights that you’ve added to IntelliConnect documents.
Launch our LegalPro Training calendar webpage and register for any of our complimentary pre-scheduled instructor-led sessions offered for a wide variety of our online products, OR use links below to access a schedule for a specific online platform/product:
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- Kluwer services (including Kluwer IP Law, Kluwer Arbitration and Kluwer Competition Law)
*IntelliConnect and LoislawConnect registrations are limited to a single person so that each session can be customized to that individual’s subscription and research needs. However, registrants are welcome to share webinar connection details with others in their organization.
Or email a training request to us via LegalProTraining@wolterskluwer.com
Review our Training Resources for Legal Professionals website—http://wolterskluwerlb.com/training—to find helpful links to videos, training guides and quick reference material for a wide variety of our Platforms/Applications and products.
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