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On-Demand Webinar Courses Page
|Federal Criminal Practice||
An introduction and discussion of the major topics involved in virtually any federal criminal matter including a comparison to various state practices. This on-demand webinar is designed to familiarize the practitioner with the terminology and customs unique to criminal federal practice. This presentation is recommended for legal assistants with limited or no experience in federal court who are curious about federal practice.
|Expert Witness Bootcamp: From Retainer to Trial and Everything In-Between||
This Bootcamp will provide practical time saving tips and pointers for retaining and preparing experts throughout the course of a case. Learn how to efficiently assist your attorneys in preparing experts from initial retention, including preparation of witness files and tracking of evidence and documents sent to expert witnesses, to the heat of battle, including deposition and trial prep. Learn how to effectively and efficiently create, organize and manage witness files for deposition and ultimately, trial.
|Excel for Paralegals||
During this on-demand webinar we will discuss using keyboard shortcuts for productivity, conditional formatting, sorting and filtering, using subtotals, basic formulas, and printing tips and tricks.
|Estate Planning in Action||
In this on-demand webinar, we will discuss the basic documents of estate planning: wills, trusts, advance medical directives, and powers of attorney. We will also talk about their usage in the context of an estate plan, as well as common drafting errors. Incapacity planning will be discussed along with advanced uses for powers of attorney, including common challenges during the implementation of these legal instruments. We will also discuss the standards of capacity for executing an estate plan.
|Estate Planning for the Modern Family||
In this on-demand webinar, we will discuss drafting considerations for the modern family. Drug usage, failed careers, second marriages, and children who “still live at home” are part of the modern family. How does one draft to avoid unintended consequences when these circumstances arise? How does one draft efficiently without a crystal ball into the future? We will talk about how to avoid fiduciary disputes that often result from these circumstances. Every document we draft will eventually be administered and affect people in their everyday lives.
|ERISA 101: A Closer Look at Employee Benefits Law||
Employee Benefits & ERISA - The Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) covers most voluntarily established private sector employee benefit plans. Private-sector employers are responsible for making sure their retirement plans comply with ERISA regulations. ERISA sets forth the minimum standards for these plans, which include defined contribution plans, defined benefit plans, 401(k)s, Employee Stock Ownership Plans(ESOPs), Simplified Employee Pension Plans (SEPs), and Profit Sharing Plans.
|Enhancing Your Trial Presentation||
This on-demand webinar will teach legal professionals the most engaging and aesthetically appealing ways to present their case during trial or mediation. These methods not only involve the technology to display the documents but also options for changing data and reports into images easier for viewers to interpret. Registrants will learn the best methods to present their information visually and the impacts of doing so. They will also learn cost-effective alternatives that will assist in achieving similar impacts.
|Effective Time Management for Today's Paralegal||
The effective use of time is critical to being a successful paralegal and is a "must" if you want to stand out from the crowd. Learn tips and strategies to keep you focused and on-task, all the while maintaining a positive attitude as well as your sanity!
|eDiscovery: Do I Really Need to Know this?||
eDiscovery: Do I Really Need to Know this?
|Due Diligence for the Transactional Paralegal: Discover Your Inner Detective||
One of the most essential skills of a transactional paralegal is the ability to conduct due diligence investigations.