The Library's Legal Answer Book
Every librarian who wants to make wise policy decisions and protect the organization from legal challenges can now consult the library legal team of Minow and Lipinskil Libraries are in the thick of legal issues as new technologies add layers of complexity to everyday work in the library. How do you know what's legal? What can you do to identify and address issues before they turn into bona fide legal matters? Where do you turn for help? In this comprehensive and authoritative, yet easy-to-understand Q & A customized for librarians, you'll find expert guidance on complex issues. With coverage of all the issues of the day - filters, fair use, copyright, Web publishing and Internet use, software sharing, ADA compliance, free speech, privacy, access, and employment and liability issues - you will have a librarian's J.D. in short order! This timely and practical desktop tool: Focuses on quick and reader-friendly answers to common legal questions; Provides examples of legal challenges faced in libraries; Includes precedents and case citations to conduct additional research; Supports libraries in their commitment to access without liability; With detailed and ready-to-apply answers to
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Other Statutory Immunity Argument Failed : Library Not Immune from First Amendment Claims Library Board Individual Members and Library Director DismissedRedundant Defendants Case Study : Livermore Library Held Immune Library Immunity ...
Examples of nondiscretionary duties in Florida , as determined by the courts , include a roadside stop and arrest of an individual driving with an expired inspection sticker , the negligent maintenance by city employees of a storm sewer ...
Under California law , to establish " vicarious liability " a plaintiff must demonstrate each of the following three conditions : ( 1 ) the individual causing the injury is an employee ; ( 2 ) the employee's conduct is within the scope ...
... infringement.13 CASE STUDY LOUDOUN COUNTY LIBRARY BOARD HELD NOT IMMUNE Absolute Immunity Argument Failed Individual library board members were sued along with the library board as an entity in the landmark Mainstream Loudoun v .
18 Library Board Individual Members and Library Director Dismissed — Redundant Defendants Finally , the library board argued that the suit against the individual board members was redundant because the library board itself was already a ...
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Are you getting ready to change or update your library's policies? Ever wonder if you were breaking any laws showing that movie to the pack of kids who just walked in your door? Minow, a consultant ... Read full review
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