Written by Jamie Marie Keller The Consumer Advocacy Caucus proposed it’s first formal action to the AALL Board regarding the FTC Prenotification Negative Option Rule Recommendation. The action item is Tab 13 (starts on page 64) for the AALL Executive Board Meeting … Continue reading
Betsy McKenize has volunteered to become our next Chair. We are thrilled at the prospect of her new role in our work, given her initiative and commitment to our goals. Congratulations, Betsy!
AALL typically posts the agenda of the next Board Meeting within a week of the Meeting. Our Caucus therefore has only just learned about proposed Guidelines for Caucus formation, governance, and dissolution. We make several recommendations for changes, including adoption … Continue reading
We formed the AALL Consumer Advocacy Caucus to better protect all law libraries from anti-consumer practices of information providers. We will recommend that AALL’s Executive Board petition appropriate government entities to remedy business practices that illegally restrict competition or otherwise … Continue reading
AALL has appointed an Executive Board Special Committee on Caucus Formation Policy. You can read its charge here. The Committee recently asked Caucus Chairs to respond to an AALL Caucus Formation Policy Survey. In the interest of transparency, we post … Continue reading
From: AALL Consumer Caucus To: Margie Maes, AALL Vendor Liaison Date: February 7, 2011 Re: Caucus Priorities & Plans Dear Margie, The AALL Consumer Caucus was delighted to see your goals for 2012. We applaud your plans and hope to … Continue reading
Several Caucus members have recently expressed the need for us to stand together. Thus Marie Newman said that “no law library today is immune from the pressures of the marketplace, and we need to stand together in advocating for the needs of … Continue reading