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This site is basically
an all-around excellent legal search engine-- basically Yahoo! on legal
subjects. It also offers various newsletters on court decisions and other
topics. It's a excellent place to look for an overview on legal
topics. It also has links to almost every state or federal statue you may
This is the central
website for all of the United States Federal Courts. This site has general
information about the federal court system as well as links to the individual
district courts and courts of appeal. The individual local sites generally
have court information, rules and electronic forms, as well as other useful
This is the Securities and
Exchange Commission's website. Recently completely re-designed, the
website offers even more information to the investor and practitioner alike,
from public filings to reports of regulatory action. No investigation into
a public company or registered broker or dealer is complete without a thorough
search of this site.
New York State Unified Court System website is the central website for New York
State Courts. This site has a vast array of information for attorneys and
clients, including appearance calendars, court rules, downloadable forms,
attorney registration information and more.
This site is the primary
website for the National Association of Securities Dealers - Regulation,
Inc. This site provides valuable information for investors as well as
access to broker Central Registration Depository (CRD) records which provide
information as to a brokers previous employment and disciplinary record.
You can do a search directly at: http://pdpi.nasdr.com/pdpi/.
The primary website for the
New York Stock Exchange, this site provides general information on the
securities market as well as extensive information on regulatory and arbitration
decisions. There is also a useful link to the NYSE arbitration rules.