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Westlaw AU

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Join an interactive online training session to improve your understanding of your Thomson Reuters solution.  All webinars utilize Cisco Webex and are part of our ongoing commitment to training and support.

Westlaw AU - Westlaw AU - Introduction and Refresher

AEST
30 minutes (Basics) 60 minutes (expanded)
By Tia Friedland

This session demonstrates the basic functionality of Westlaw AU and guides the new user to research effectively.  It's also  very useful as a refresher for those who have previously used Westlaw AU and a good starting point for more advanced Webinars.

Duration is 30 - 60 minutes

30 minutes will cover the Basics

30 - 60 minutes will explore the platform further with additional examples  (1 CPE Point - see below for details)

 

 
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Westlaw AU - Using Terms & Connectors

AEST
20 - 30 minutes
By Tia Friedland

Using terms and Connectors (Boolean operators) when structuring a key word search in Westlaw AU, ensures that your results are relevant and manageable, and avoids the frustration of working with a large amount of  irrelevant results.  This session will explain how the terms and connectors work, and how they can be used to set up an effective search.

 

 

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Westlaw AU - Researching Case Law

AEST
50 - 60 minutes
By Tia Friedland

This course is for anyone conducting Case Law Research, and introduces First Point as a valuable tool to access citation information for cases.  It also covers the setting of Case Alerts, and searching for cases by key words, legislation considered  or other advanced options, and also demonstrates how results can be narrowed using refine and filter techniques.   

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Westlaw AU-Getting the most out of First Point

AEST
30 minutes (Basics) 60 minutes (expanded)
By Tia Friedland

This session is valuable for anyone conducting Case Law Research, and will demonstrate how easy it is to locate case summaries, Legislation considered and cited and citing references for cases.  The Classification system used in First Point (Powered by the Australian Digest) will also be explored, enabling the researcher to find cases related on a point of law.

Duration is 30 - 60 minutes

30 minutes will cover the Basics

30 - 60 minutes will explore in more depth  (1 CPE Point - see below for details)

 

 

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Westlaw AU - Using Terms & Connectors

AEST
20 - 30 minutes
By Tia Friedland

Using terms and Connectors (Boolean operators) when structuring a key word search in Westlaw AU, ensures that your results are relevant and manageable, and avoids the frustration of working with a large amount of  irrelevant results.  This session will explain how the terms and connectors work, and how they can be used to set up an effective search.

 

 

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