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By Donna Fryer


Legal research often conjures up images of assistants scurrying to find case law, related statutes, regulations to prove an argument, or an attorney receiving a message on their Blackberryä in the courtroom with the necessary information to win the case. Yet legal research encompasses so much more.

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About this article:

Donna Fryer has been intricately involved in the information research industry for almost 20 years.  Donna has served several industries in her research abilities including corporate, legal, private investigators, government, public relations, advertising, accounting and publishers.  She has spoken on a multitude of topics including Competitive Intelligence research, Internet research and technology issues to a variety of venues including the Society of Competitive Intelligence Professionals, SLA, TEC CEOs (now Vistage), WebSearch University, North Carolina Bar Association and the College of DuPage Soaring to Excellence programme. 

Donna has also developed and taught continuing legal education classes for attorneys and paralegals across the US and currently partners with a national provider to assist paralegals and legal assistants nationwide with their continuing education needs and a national training centre that trains HR, insurance, financial services and accounting professionals as well as other verticals. Donna also develops training programmes and trains business professionals via Webinars/Webcasts through her company's site: on a variety of research related topics. 

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