The Value of Historical Research to In-House Counsel

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Attorneys can leverage historical knowledge to advise corporate managers and mitigate current and future legal liabilities. This article focuses on the numerous ways in which history benefits in-house attorneys and corporate decision-makers. It examines how, through diligent historical research, attorneys …

Researching Corporate Genealogy

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Corporate genealogies can be used by attorneys to advise their clients on a range of legal matters. By Stephen G. Swisdak A couple of years ago, I wrote an article in this publication on how to research a company’s history …

How Do We Select a Collections Management System?

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This article reviews the recommended steps to take before contacting a vendor, advice on determining criteria for software selection, and suggestions on how to manage the data migration process. The variety and quality of collections management systems (CMS) software packages …

A Historical Survey of the Use and Regulation of TCE

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History Associates’ historian provided perspective on the use and regulation of TCE to attendees at a recent American Bar Association conference. This presentation offers a historical perspective regarding the many applications of trichloroethylene (TCE), including its use in metal cleaning, …

The Historian as Detective: The PRP Search

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This presentation provides an overview to the approach and methodology that historians use in undertaking potentially responsible party (PRP) searches for clients. Download this presentation as a PDF. Presented by: Dr. Jason Gart, Director of Litigation Research Environmental Protection Agency’s …