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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.
|Citations and Changes in The Bluebook Series||
This On-demand webinar series explores the importance of incorporating current legal citations or footnotes into your professional documentation. The presenter guides the learner through the changes between the 20th and 21st editions of The Bluebook, identifying key pages and tables to highlight and tab. Session 1 – 60 Minutes – The first session provides a detailed overview of the changes between the 20th and 21st editions of The Bluebook.
|Civil Litigation - A Step by Step Look at the Process||
Civil litigation is a term used to describe the legal process applied to non-criminal matters. This on-demand webinar will discuss in depth each step in the process of a civil lawsuit:
Each step in the process will be discussed in detail, using examples, forms, practice tips, and most importantly, real life examples as they apply to the role of the paralegal.
|Clarity in Your Writing||
This session will review some basic writing strategies to make your writing clear, concise, and effective. It will also offer suggestions for proofreading and editing your work and the work of others.
|Classification of Law||
This on-demand webinar will explore the ways in which legal concepts are categorized. These categories both help to understand the law and inform how the law is made, written, and researched. By focusing on several major distinctions or classifications, attendees will gain working knowledge of how major legal concepts fit into a larger legal landscape. By the end of the course, attendees should be able to:
|Collection Law: The Good, the Bad, & the Profitable||
When your firm obtains a judgment, do you know what comes next?
Learn the fundamentals of collection law in this basic to intermediate level course which will discuss the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, what you should be doing before you obtain a judgment, and what remedies are available to enforce a judgment including debtor’s exams, wage and bank garnishments, and writs of execution. You will even get some skip-tracing tips on where you can find valuable information.
|Computer Forensics & Cyber Security||
Computer Forensics pose challenges in many legal areas both in discovery and preservation of ESI. Law firms and their clients can both be “forensically challenged” in today’s ESI environment. Securing ESI is a challenge for both law firms and their clients and is one of the hottest areas of technologic concerns. This on-demand webinar discusses these challenges and present ideas on how to meet them.
|Confessions of a Stressed-Out Paralegal||
Discuss facts and helpful information about stress, primarily in the workplace, and how it affects us.
We identify the symptoms of stress and how stress can carry over into our personal lives.
The presentation ends with simple yoga or other relaxation techniques to help with relieving the effects of stress. Some techniques can be used while sitting in your office.
|Confidentiality and Ethics: Staying on the Right Side of the Line||
What information are we required to keep confidential? What is the difference between the ethical duty of confidentiality, the attorney-client privilege, and the work product doctrine? What are conflicts of interest? How do we recognize conflicts of interest, and more importantly - what can we do when a conflict of interest arises in a case? If you have ever wondered about the answers to these questions, then this webinar is for you. In this presentation, we will explore the ethical rules that lawyers and legal professionals need to know in order to "stay on the right side of the line" when
Constitutional Law focuses on the structure of the Constitution and why it was written the way it was. Areas covered are the purposes behind both the 5th and 14th Amendments and all the protections for the accused contained in the 5th Amendment, including Procedural and Substantive Due Process. Furthermore, discussion revolves around the Separation of Powers, the Incorporation Doctrine, and the Equal Protection Clause. The on-demand webinar analyzes and debates some key Supreme Court rulings under the 5th and 14th Amendments, including Brown v. Board of Education, Miranda v.