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Oregon Legal Research Blog

Free Federal Tax Law Research: Legalbitstream and More
About once a quarter we’re asked about where to find IRS Private Letter Rulings and other IRS documents that used to be tough to find outside a law library that subscribed to expensive tax databases and treatises. You can still find these documents in the usual fee-based resources, Lexis, Westlaw, and (maybe) Bloomberg (we don’t subscribe to Bloomberg, so I don’t know).
October 17, 2014

Fourth Annual Oregon Archives Crawl (10/18/14)
Fourth Annual Oregon Archives Crawl (Portland-based) Saturday, October 18th 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
October 16, 2014

Where to Find Superseded Oregon Administrative Rules (OAR) and the Oregon Bulletin
You can link to this Superseded OAR grid from our What’s New and our
October 14, 2014