Substantive

Substantive credit refers to all categories of public and private law, including but not limited to the law of contracts, real property, torts, and criminal law.

Registrants learn appropriate interviewing techniques as well as problem areas to avoid as they relate to labor and employment law -  what you can and can't do/ask legally in an interview. Real world examples are used.

Immigrant workers in the United States are particularly vulnerable to labor and sex trafficking. This on-demand webinar provides registrants with an overview of specific areas of U.S. law and policy related to trafficking to help people recognize the extent of the problem and to identify ways to assist survivors.

Discussion of new and emerging issues in employment law, including COVID-19-related workplace issues, LGBTQ rights, and the #MeToo movement.

The due diligence process provides the transactional paralegal an exciting opportunity to investigate the facts about a transaction, piece of property, business, or individual; perform legal research; use verbal and written communication skills; and expand their knowledge of the matter at hand. This on-demand webinar covers the due diligence process conducted by paralegals for real estate, financing, merger & acquisition, and other types of transactions. It discusses the purposes of due diligence, the parties involved, and the types of property concerned.

This on-demand discusses how paralegals are tackling many aspects of the drafting process. It also recognizes the limitations and potential pitfalls.

This 2nd Amendment on-demand webinar focuses on the purpose behind the 2nd Amendment while exploring and understanding what is meant by the “Right to Bear Arms.”  Additionally, we explore Gun Control, whether 2nd Amendment rights should continue to exist where mental health awareness plays a role, and states with tough and lax Gun Control Laws. We analyze and debate some key Supreme Court rulings under the 2nd Amendment including some recent mass shootings, Stand Your Ground cases, and what could have been done to prevent these shootings from occurring. 

This on-demand webinar introduces participants to fundamental principles of law, including statutory and common law, U.S. federalism, the adversary system and alternative dispute resolution. 

This on-demand webinar assists Certified Paralegal Exam candidates in reviewing for the real estate and property component of the Exam. It introduces the attendee to the historical development of real estate law and the evolution of modern principles and practices. The webinar examines basic ownership rights and other real property interests such as estates, landlord and tenant rights, easements, and restrictions.   

This on-demand webinar assists those preparing for the Certified Paralegal Exam review for the Estates portion of the knowledge exam. 

You can’t take it with you, but you can say where it goes – an overview of estate planning and probate. This course provides an overview of the estate planning process, and how this impacts your clients both while they are living, and when they pass away. We also discuss the probate process.

This on-demand webinar assists those preparing for the Certified Paralegal Exam review for the skills portion of the exam. A sample essay is provided and discussed during the presentation. 

The session focuses on the following: 

  • Learning how to identify relevant facts and issues
  • The application of law to facts
  • The analysis of issues and formation of conclusions
  • The organization of information and clarity of expression

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