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|Advanced Project Management Competencies for Paralegals||
Project management involves much more than how to define the scope of a project, plan activities, create timelines and manage budgets. Project managers must also possess strong leadership skills and have problem-solving experience, analytical, people and communication expertise. In this session, Michael Quartararo, the author of the 2016 book “Project Management in Electronic Discovery,” elaborates on advanced project management competencies for paralegals, including the knowledge, talent and skills necessary to successfully lead e-discovery or any other legal project.
|American Legal System||
This on-demand webinar will examine the principles behind the founding of the United States and the way in which those principles are represented in the U.S. Constitution. Based on those principles and on constitutional language, students will explore how government and legal systems function independently and in relation to one another. By the end of the webinar, registrants should be able to:
|An Analysis of Construction Defect Claims||
The primary objective in this on-demand webinar is to provide an overview of the process of determining liability and the financial responsibility by the courts for the construction defects and resulting damages to building projects - primarily residential buildings. Our secondary objective is to demonstrate how and by whom this responsibility is funded and further how the building warranty and the typical business insurance policy factors into this process.
|An Analysis of Products and Completed Operations Claims||
The primary objective in this presentation is to provide an overview of products and completed operations liability exposures, who is most likely to have the exposure and how these claims are resolved. Our secondary objective is to demonstrate how these exposures are dealt with by insurance and other measures.
|An Introduction to Estate Planning||
Many people believe that estate planning is only for the rich and famous. Estate planning is not limited to millionaires. Everything that you work hard for over your lifetime deserves attention. The focus of estate planning is not always about the money! You must consider what is appropriate for your family. My favorite phrase is, “Equal and fair are not always the same thing.”
This session will provide an overview of FinCEN (US Department of Treasury Financial Crimes Enforcement Network) and their enforcement of the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) as it relates to Anti-Money Laundering (AML), focusing on current events in the gaming industry. It will provide you with a basic understanding of AML, state and government oversight and gaming regulatory oversight. You will learn how extensive the penalties can be for non-compliance and the extremes regulators are going to, to ensure strict adherence to the laws, rules and regulations.
|Are You Sabotaging Your Annual Performance Review||
Many paralegals dread their annual performance review because they feel that it does not make a difference in their year-end bonus or salary increase. Can it be that a lack of enthusiasm is evident in your performance review meeting due to limited preparation? A performance review is an opportunity for you to assess not only your own accomplishments and experiences, but to provide feedback on your future role in your firm or legal department.
|Artificial Intelligence: Ethics Issues||
This on-demand webinar explores the ethics implications of relying on artificial intelligence to provide or assist in providing legal advice. First, the program will cover general issues, including: unauthorized practice of law and multijurisdictional rules' application; lawyers' duty of competence; the conflicts of interest, fee/expense, privilege and work product implications of lawyers working with third party AI providers or consultants; lawyers' ability to limit their liability; discoverability and ownership of AI material. Second, the course will address AI issues transactional lawyer
|Attorney-Client Privilege Boot Camp for Paralegals||
This on-demand webinar will provide an intensive overview of the attorney-client privilege protection, and the related work product doctrine. The program will focus on paralegals’ role in creating, preserving and asserting those protections. The program is appropriate for both transactional and litigation paralegals, and will include an opportunity to ask questions throughout the session.
|Avoiding Landmines in the Nonprofit Arena||
This on-demand webinar describes the key requirements for a nonprofit organization to obtain tax exempt status under Internal Revenue Code Section 501(c)(3). Specific examples are provided of organizations that meet (and do not meet) the specific requirements.