INTRODUCTION Much of traditional library disaster planning focuses on recovery of facilities and collections, while relatively little planning focuses on preparing libraries to continue to offer selected services to their patrons throughout a disaster . This article reports about a service continuity plan developed by two academic health sciences libraries’ interlibrary loan (ILL) departments, who […]
Byline: Muhammad Masood Khokhar Abstract
The Criminal Law (Sexual Offences and Related Matters) Amendment Act (1) (SOA Act) requires the National Commissioner of Police to publish a National Instruction (the Instruction) to ensure that the South African Police Service (SAPS) provide a professional service to assist victims of sexual offences. (2) This has been issued (3) and defines medical practitioners […]
INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND The University of Florida’s Health Science Center Libraries (HSCL) serve more than 12,000 faculty, students, staff, and administrators distributed among 6 colleges (dentistry, medicine, nursing, pharmacy, public health and health professions, and veterinary medicine) as well as associated centers and institutes (i.e., the Institute on Aging and the University of Florida Shands […]
Children under the age of 18 are legal minors and, accordingly, have limited legal capacity to act independently without the assistance of an adult. (1) However, South African legislators recognised that children have evolving capacity, and consequently passed laws that permit children to make certain decisions independently. Some of these laws are in operation, while […]
This is an appeal from a summary judgment dismissing plaintiffs’ complaint as to defendants King County Medical Service Corporation and King County Medical Service Bureau.
Inasmuch as appeal Nos. 25923 and 25924 present identical relevant facts and similar legal issues, we consolidated these appeals for purposes of disposition, pursuant to Hawaii Rules of Appellate Procedure (HRAP) Rule 3(b) (2004).Central to both appeals are the interpretation of an arbitration agreement and whether the plaintiffs in both actions have stated claims of […]