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|Ethics & Technology in the Workplace||Fri, 02/22/2019 - 12:00pm||
Technology has become an essential part of a modern law practice. It is commonly used to do everyday tasks such as sending communication to clients and opposing counsel, receiving, sending, and storing client documents, and even filing documents with the courts. In the digital age we now live and work in, it is more important than ever to understand how technology should be used competently per the Rules of Professional Conduct and know what safe guards should be in place to protect client confidences.
|The Attorney Client Privilege and the Work Product Doctrine||Tue, 03/05/2019 - 11:00am||
This webinar will explore perhaps the most important legal doctrine all lawyers should understand -- the attorney client privilege. The webinar will also address the separate but related work product doctrine protection. With both protections, the webinar will include up-to-date case law. The webinar will explore ten topics:
|Child Custody||Wed, 03/20/2019 - 10:00am||
Child custody is one area of law that will likely touch every legal practitioner’s work life regardless of your actual practice area. Inevitably, as soon as someone knows you work in law, you will be asked to give some guidance about a child custody case whether it is from a friend, a neighbor, a co-worker or a client.
|Justice on the Reservation: Access to Justice in Indian Country||Fri, 03/29/2019 - 11:00am||
In sovereign Indian nations throughout the US, there’s a severe lawyer shortage and nonlawyer tribal advocates representing clients in tribal courts. Some of these advocates are caring and skilled; others do more harm than good. Many citizens of these nations can’t even access tribal advocates and desperately reach out to court personnel for assistance. This session describes the severity of the access to justice crisis in Indian country and explores the roles paralegals might play in alleviating the crisis. For all levels: beginning, intermediate, and advanced
|Utilizing Revocable Trusts in Estate Planning||Tue, 05/21/2019 - 11:00am||
During this session we will discuss distinguishing between typical uses of Revocable and Irrevocable Trusts; recognizing common scenarios where Revocable Trust Planning is utilized; and identifying common clauses and elements of a Revocable Trust Agreement.