- About NALA
- For Paralegals
- Affiliated Associations
- Career Center
On-Demand Webinar Courses Page
|Dealing with Difficult People||
We all encounter difficult people whether it’s at work, at home, on social media and more. We often employ ineffective strategies such as avoidance to get out of it as soon as possible. But learning how to interact with the difficult people in our lives greatly reduces stress and leads to high level wellness. You will learn pragmatic ways to identify and triage the various types difficult others, including toxicity, emotional vampires, power struggles, and bullies using proven techniques.
|Data Breach and Civil Actions||
This session focuses on responding to incidents involving possible data breaches, including but not limited to investigating incidents and potential reporting and notification obligations. It also explores current causes of action being explored by plaintiff’s lawyers on behalf of those whose personally identifiable information is compromised as a result of data breach incidents and defenses to those claims.
|Data - What is it?||
Next to people, data is a company's greatest asset. But what exactly is data and why is it so important? We explore how data is being used in businesses and how law firms are now leveraging data to making better business decisions through the use of data analytics and reporting, visualization of data, and how advanced technologies like artificial intelligence is helping. What does it mean for the paralegal profession and what you should do to prepare yourself?
|Cyber Issues in Today's Workplace||
Hardly a day goes by without another headline of a data breach. This on-demand webinar addresses general cybersecurity issues and awareness, including a discussion of what to do if you (or a client) have been breached. Discussions will include the evolving landscape of cyber litigation and will be guided by many real-life examples of cyber-attacks and corresponding litigation. Objectives include the following:
When it comes to Internet crime only a few offenses make headlines. We all know the downloading of music, images, and movies without consent is illegal, but what else is going down on the world wide web that's landing people behind bars? A lot, actually. People all over the world use the Internet to commit a host of crimes, some of which the public doesn't even know are capable of being done electronically. Registrants learn how criminals use the internet for hacking, spoofing, identity theft and fraud schemes.
|Creating Clear Healthcare Documents That People Can Understand||
Did you know that only 12% of U.S. adults have proficient health literacy? That means that 88% of adults have trouble understanding and using information that is needed to make the healthcare decisions we all have to make. There are many reasons for this, but we in the legal field contribute by creating healthcare documents that are difficult for even the legally trained to follow. Think of all the documents that healthcare lawyers create: HIPAA disclosures, informed-consent forms, waivers, insurance forms, and contracts of all sorts. All of these documents are notoriously hard to read.
|CP Review - US Legal System (2020)||
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.
|CP Review - The United States Legal System (2019)||
This on-demand webinar is designed for paralegals taking the Certified Paralegal Examination. This course introduces participants to fundamental principles of law, including statutory and common law, U.S. federalism, the adversary system and alternative dispute resolution.
|CP Review - Skills (Essay)||
This on-demand webinar assists those in taking the Certified Paralegal exam (“CP Exam”) review for the Skills (essay) component of the CP Exam. It focuses on the following: (1) learning how to identify relevant facts and issues, (2) the application of law to facts, (3) the analysis of issues and formation of conclusions, and (4) the organization of information and clarify of expression.
|CP Review - Real Estate and Property||
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.