The Muni Fast Pass was invented by a former UC Hastings student, Ken Schmier. Mr. Schmier, who graduated from Hastings in 1974, is also the inventor of NextBus Information Systems.
The CCH Business and Finance™ database is great source for many areas of business and finance research. For example, you can use it to find the fulltext (and explanations) of Federal Securities regulations, or read up on the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. Or to locate a sample policy statement and procedure on bank compliance, or a treatise… Continue reading
Students looking for free tax preparation assistance should take note that the IRS, in cooperation with several private tax software companies, can help you out. The Free File program is a free federal tax preparation and electronic filing program for eligible taxpayers developed through a partnership between the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Free… Continue reading
True of False.. can you ask a Hastings reference librarian a research question anytime via the Internet? It’s true. Just click on the image in the middle of the library home page that says Ask a Librarian – Click Here of E-mail Reference. This service is provided by the reference librarians at Hastings and is… Continue reading
CCH is best known for its tax and business law information. The Hastings Law Library subscribes to online versions of a number of CCH publications. You can access the CCH Internet Tax Research NetWork™ by going to the Library’s homepage, clicking on Subscription Databases (under Legal Research) and clicking on the ENTER button in the… Continue reading
Have you ever lost the electronic key to your car? Replacing one is expensive and inconvenient, but a new law will make this easier for new vehicles after January 1, 2008. California Senate Bill 1542 was introduced on February 23, 2006 and approved by the Governor seven months later. To track the history of this… Continue reading
Search the U.S. Government Recall website for unsafe, hazardous, and defective products. Search for or see a list of recently recalled food, medicine, cosmetics, motor vehicles, environmental products, boats & boating safety, meat & poultry products, and other consumer products. For information on recent pet food recalls, click on Recent Recalls, and look in the… Continue reading