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A2J: Now Helping Pro Se Litigants in New York State Courts

We were surprised at the reactions (here and here) that A2J Author got at the CALI Conference this year. Mostly because many of our attendees thought it was a new product.

This is mostly the fault of the author of this post for not doing his job. So here are some facts about A2J Author:

Technical Difficulties with Last Week's Webinar

Unfortunately, our recording software experienced technical difficulties during last week's webinar/preview of the newly designed CALI site.

For those of you who were waiting on the recording, we apologize.

We promise to give you plenty of chances to get a look at the new CALI website in the near future. Keep an eye on our Twitter, Facebook, or this blog for more announcements about the new site and other CALI news.

Join us for Thursday night CALI Conference Barbecue

For those of you registered to attend the CALI Conference (or not...there's still time to register) don't forget to sign up to attend the conference plenary dinner.

Sign up for the Thursday night conference plenary dinner.

This year we'll be outside offering barbecue and other classic picnic-style food. And it's all included in your registration.

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Preview Newly Designed CALI Website

This Friday, June 12 at 3:00 EST, webinar attendees will get a sneak peak of CALI's newly designed website.

Register to reserve your spot.

Elmer Masters, our Director of Internet Development, will preview some of the new look and features of CALI's newly designed website.

And for those of you interested in what webinar topics we will cover after the conference, we're giving anyone who is interested a chance to vote and give feedback on potential subjects before we decide!

Won a CALI Award? Join LinkedIn group, get a badge.

As spring semester grades start to come back to students, CALI congratulates all of the CALI Award winners this semester.

We would also like to invite the winners to join the CALI Award Winners LinkedIn Group. When you do, you get a little CALI Award badge that you can display on your LinkedIn profile:


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CALI Conference Preview Webinar Tomorrow (Friday, May 22nd @ 3:00)

The CALI staff will go over some expected highlights for the 2009 CALI Conference for Law School Computing in this Webinar.

If you're already registered for the conference, are still considering attending, or need more reasons to give your boss to convince her to let you go you should register for this webinar:

ABA Law Practice Magazine Article on A2J

If you missed it, there was a recent article on our friend Ron Staudt, Director of the Center for Access to Justice for whom CALI developed A2J Author.

For those of you interested in learning more about A2J, Professor Staudt also recently wrote an article for ABA Practice Management about about the use of technology to further legal aid initiatives with a short section on A2J here:

CALI Author Turns 10

This year is the 10th anniversary of CALI Author, CALI's lesson authoring software.

For those who don't know, CALI Author is a user-friendly software that enables anyone (usually with a little training) to create CALI lessons.

CALI Author fundamentally changed the way CALI creates lessons.

Don't believe me?: