Legal Resources

Read the answers to Frequently Asked Questions About Class Action Lawsuits.


Advocacy and Legal Organizations


Canadian Lawyers

  • Rochon Genova (a Toronto, Ontario law firm representing plaintiffs in a wide range of actions)

Civil Rights

Code of Federal Regulations

Community Safety Organizations

Continuing Legal Education (CLE)


Elder Law

  • Senior Law Home Page (information about Elder law, Medicare, Medicaid, estate planning, trusts and the rights of the elderly and disabled)
  • National Institute on Aging (NIA research and significant findings, plus employment opportunities, announcements, upcoming events, press releases, funding and health information)

Employment Law

Environmental Law

Expert Witnesses

  • American Psychological Association (member directory as well as other features, including press releases and journal articles)
  • (comprehensive directory of expert witnesses and litigation support services, with additional free services for experts, attorneys and the public)

Family Law

Healthcare Law

Human Rights – Holocaust-Related Links


Intellectual Property

  • Copyright Basics (from the U.S. Copyright Office, Library of Congress) (provides all copyright information, including forms and fees)
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) (provides patent and trademark information, fees, forms, libraries, statistics, jobs and related web sites)
  • Intellectual Property Magazine (includes current and archived issues, links, and case digest)
  • IBM’s Intellectual Property Network (allows for searches and viewing of patent documents from the U.S. and Europe, as well as patent applications published by the World Intellectual Property Office)

Legal Research

Securities Law

  • SEC Law (offers event calendar, news updates, SEC LAW bookstore, monthly newsletter and related sites)

Technology Legislation

  • Tech Law Journal (news, records and analysis of how the law affects the computer and Internet industry)