May 7, 2010
My commute is 3 buses, one train. And, in light of yesterday’s fat finger panic, I thought it fitting to put the new mobile WestlawNext to the test. For the record, I use a Droid Eris.
Before I left work last night, I created a new folder and labeled it Mobile. This way, when I return to my desktop, I can sort the documents into their appropriate folders. (You can swap your client id on mobile, but not the folder.)
I was curious about the rules that allow for halting and cancelling trades. I tried the following:
The best results came from Adminstrative Decisions and Guidance. Once I identified a potentially relevant release, I ran the “strict” command which allows me to search using standard terms and connectors. I saved Release No. 34-57323 to my folder labeled “mobile.”
Currently, mobile searches accross the 12 main contents sets (Cases, Statutes, Secondary Sources, Administrative Decisions, etc.). News is not searched. For that, I use Reuter’s mobile news app.