Legal Research Tune Up 2016

The Seattle University and Lane Powell law firm law libraries are pleased to offer a legal research workshop to help students brush up on their legal research skills for their summer employment or other summer research endeavors. The workshop will cover state and federal legislative history, regulations, and practice materials using a problem-based approach. Students will have hands-on practice working through research scenarios. Please bring your laptop.

The workshop is free and will be held on Thursday May 19th from 9:30 – 11:30 am in Sullivan Hall room 109. Please RSVP by May 17th.

Questions? Contact: Barbara Swatt Engstrom at


Anticipating New Regulations

As an attorney, you need to be aware of newly implemented regulations, but you also need to know what’s been proposed and when it’s likely to be implemented. is designed to make the comment process easier, but you can use it to monitor for upcoming changes. Use the advanced search function if you want to find activity by agency. You can also sign up for emails related to particular regulatory dockets — all for free.