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LA Law Library QuickLook Legal Research Class & Office Hours

Friday, February 14, 2020

LA Law Library legal research specialists teach free, monthly 45-minute overviews of legal information search tools and techniques as part of their regular ?office hours? visits.*

After the class, an LA Law Library legal research specialist will be available in Study Room 7, from 2:30 to 5:00pm, to assist in finding information and resources on any legal topic.


Even though the proceedings are simplified, going to small claims court can be intimidating. You have to know certain basic information to win your claim or defend against someone else?s. This class provides information you need to go to small claims court. You will also learn about free resources available to help. Learning important legal fundamentals about small claims court can make your legal journey easier and more successful.

Class covers:
? Which claims can be filed in small claims court
? Writing (or responding to) the claim
? Serving papers
? Going to court
? Resources for further information and where to seek help

Developed by practicing attorneys and presented by LA Law Library Reference Librarians.

* A more extensive class, which may include hands-on practice and sample exercises, is taught at the Main Branch of LA Law Library in downtown Los Angeles. For more information, visit:

No legal advice:

LA Law Library provides access to legal resources and assistance with legal research. LA Law Library does not provide legal advice. For legal advice, you should consult an attorney.

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