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American Arbitration Association
Dispute resolution rules, procedures, news. Emphasis on specialty areas.
Bankruptcy: United States Courts Bankruptcy

Information Consumer bankruptcy information.

California Bankruptcy

FindLaw for Business Web Site for Bankruptcy

Consumer Resources: California Department of Consumer Affairs

California State Department of Fair Employment & Housing

California Vital Records - Certified Copies
Certified copies of vital documents can be ordered here - birth certificates, death certificates, dissolution, etc.

Consumer Information Center
Consumer information on cars, housing, employment, health, environment.

Consumer Price Index-San Francisco Area
CPI data.

Engineering & Fire Standards - IHS Global Standards
Private company sponsored - large collection of technical standards.

FindLaw Consumer Law Center
Links to consumer assistance sites, legal topics, self-representation, and more.

Kelley Blue Book
Used car Bluebook values and new car pricing.

Nolo Home Page
Selected articles and chapters from Nolo's publications.

State Lemon Law Statutes
The Center for Auto Safety Web site for organization founded by Ralph Nader and Consumer Union.

The Lemon Car Page
Links to lemon law sources and information.  
Copyright, Trademark & Patent Law:
Copyright Search
Search copyright information.

FindLaw for Business Web Site for Intellectual Property

Nolo's Web Site for Trademarks and Copyrights
Links to great sites concerning intellectual property law.

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Information on patents and trademarks, downloadable forms.
Criminal Law:
California Courts Self-Help Center - Criminal Law

California Department of Corrections

California Office of Consumer Affairs, Office of Privacy Protection

Victim Witness Program
Department of Justice's resources and rights for victims of crime.

FindLaw's Criminal Law Web Site

FindLaw's Web Site on DUI/DWI

Juvenile Justice Home Page
Juvenile justice policy and practice.
Elder Law:
FindLaw's Web Site on Elder Law
Employment/Labor Law:
BenefitsLink(tm) - The National Employee Benefits Web Site
Nationwide link to info and services for employers, employees and provider companies. Includes link to COBRA info.

California State Site for Labor & Employment Laws & Regulations

FindLaw for Business Site for Workers' Compensation

FindLaw for Business Site for Employees' Rights

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Environmental Law:
California State Web Site for the Environment & Natural Resources
Estates, Trusts & Probate:
California Courts Web Site on Wills, Probate, Trusts and Estates
Family Law:
California Courts' Self-Help Web Site on Family Law

Family law information on divorce, child support, custody, visitation, alimony,etc.
Forms, Rules & Practice Guides:

California Judicial Council Forms
Judicial council forms can be downloaded here.

California Rules of Court
Available in PDF or HTML format.

Federal Rules of Evidence
Searchable database.

FindLaw: Forms
Index and links to legal forms and form sources.

IRS Business Structures
Collection of general forms sites. Some locations are fee based.

LLRX - Court Rules, Forms and Dockets
Rules of courts for many jurisdictions nationwide.

Local Rules of Court
Downloadable local rules


U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services

U.S. Department of Justice, Executive Office for Immigration Review
Free immigration help

A Service of the Bureau of Consular Affairs

Landlord Tenant Law:
California Courts' Self-Help Site on Landlord Tenant Law

Landlords & Rental Property
Legal Toolbox:
Attorney's Toolbox
Links to general, practical sites for attorneys and paralegals. Includes maps, people finders, etc.

Basic Legal Citation
The Harvard Bluebook, 15th edition.

Currency Converter

Internet Skills and Strategies for the Legal Researcher
Self help guide to legal research on the Net. Legal Dictionary
Search terms and definitions.

My Virtual Reference Desk
Compendium of reference sources on almost any topic.

Nolo's Legal Dictionary
Plain English definitions of legal terms.

Public Records Searches
Access to public records, searchable. Will provide records for small fee.

Social Security Death Index
Death statistics, searchable database.

The Elements of Style - Strunk & White
Libraries & Link Lists:

American Law Source
Federal government sources, links, U.S. Code. Link to Public Access to Court Records (PACER). U.S. Rules of Practice and Procedure (including specialty courts).

Cornell-Legal Information Institute
Comprehensive links source, Supreme Court decisions (updated daily),links to state statutes.

Fed Law
U.S. Government Official Web Site on federal law.

First District Appeals Project
Non-profit law office site for assistance to indigent appellants to the First District Court of Appeals

GSU College of Law - Meta-Index for U.S. Legal Research
Index to basic legal sites. Conduct research from this one location.

Internet Public Library

Law Engine!
Excellent legal search engine, great links to practice sites.

Law Library of Congress
Guide to sources of information on government and law online.

Law Library Resource Exchange (LLRX)
Excellent research starting point, links to all areas of law
Internet Law Library

Good links list.

Nolo Laws and Legal Research
Sometimes you need to look up the law to answer your legal question.

MacMillan Library Electronic Reference Desk
Emory School of Law online library.

Northern California Association of Law Libraries (NOCALL)
Excellent collection of research information and sites, education on Internet research.

Online Law Library - UNH Law Library
Links to many other sites, including links to all 50 states.

The Internet Law Library
Searchable U.S. Code, links to over 9,000 legal resources.

USC Law School and Law Library Home Page
Comprehensive links source-links to other states, court directory.

World Wide Web Virtual Library: Law
Links to law journals, practice area sites, civil & appellate procedure.

Thomson Reuters Basics of Legal Research
How to do legal Research in 3 steps

Litigation Support:
Expert Pages
Home page for experts, expert witnesses, legal consultants, law, court, professional opinions, legal system professionals, lawyers, counselors.

Hieros Gamos Experts
Hieros Gamos large expert witness directory.

Expert 4 Law
Resource for expert witnesses as recommended by Los Angeles County BAR Association

LLRX - Law and Technology Resources for Legal Professionals
Find an expert through the internet.
Medical Resources:

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services - Office for Civil Rights
Information on medical privacy.

Welcome to PubMed
Medical reference links, searchable.

NAMI Sonoma County

NAMI Sonoma County is the local affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing education, support and resources to community members affected by mental illness.

Personal Injury:
American Medical Association Doctor Finder
Lists virtually every licensed physician in the U.S., including osteopaths.

California Medical Board
Licensing body for California physicians. Info on doctors-background, discipline, etc.
Professional Associations:
American Bar Association

California State Bar
Information about members of the California State Bar.

National Association of Legal Assistants

National Federation of Paralegal Associations Home Page
Excellent site, very comprehensive, many great links, topics of special interest to paralegals.
Real Property:
California Department of Real Estate
California State Department home page.
Search Engines & Jump Stations:
ABA's LawLink Legal Research Jump Station
Links to government-all branches, courts, Judicial Council, court home pages, law school libraries, other references.

Index of legal resources, links to statutes, forms, search engines, etc. Features "Secure Document Center".
California State Board of Equalization
Information on business and property taxes in California.

California State Franchise Tax Board

San Diego Law Library Tax Law Research Guide
For help on finding books about taxes.
Wine Law:
Wine Institute
Links to legal resources pertaining to the wine industry

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