To do any legal research a knowledge of the four forms of law: Constitutional law, Statute law, Administrative law and Case law, is essential. “Legal research” consists of tracing the history of constitutions, statutes, court cases, and administrative regulations - looking for connections between them, and making interpretations and judgments of them.
Find your local federal court, understand the difference between federal and state courts, and link to the Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals, U.S. District Courts, and U.S. Bankruptcy Courts.
US Department of Labor: Elaws
The elaws Advisors are interactive e-tools that provide easy-to-understand information about a number of federal employment laws. Each Advisor simulates the interaction you might have with an employment law expert. It asks questions and provides answers based on responses given.