Casemaker, a free legal research service included in participating state bar membership fees is a trend we’ve been following for a long time. As this article fom bizjournals.com (1/20/06) reports, New Mexico is the 23d state to join the Casemaker consortium.
New Mexico Bar joins legal research consortium, hich according to the article, now serves 424,000 American lawyers.
I’m a member of the New York, Maryland and District of Columbia bars, none of which participate in Casemaker. So I’m publicly asking why not? And you should do the same if your bars haven’t joined either.