Webinars Page

Title Start Date
Using Coaching Skills to Improve Communication Tue, 10/17/2017 - 10:00am

This webinar is full.  The on-demand version will be available to active members approximately 2 weeks after the live webinar.

Cell Phone Forensics Wed, 10/18/2017 - 12:00pm

Ever wondered what kind of information is on a cell phone? Or how forensic collection works for mobile devices? Mobile devices are central to our daily lives; they are computers at our fingertips. As such, they create a large amount of data relevant to investigations and litigation, and serve as an incredible repository of electronic information. This webinar will discuss the kind of forensics results that can be obtained, how to handle locked devices, and more. Dr. Manes' presentation will include information on:

Litigation for Trusts and Estates Tue, 10/24/2017 - 11:00am

The presentation focuses on the special issues that arise when handling litigation of matters associated with trusts and estates including breach of fiduciary duty, the God complex, beneficiaries who “want their check” and general downright nefarious activities.

Paralegal Practice Tips for Commercial Real Estate Transactions Thu, 10/26/2017 - 12:00pm

This presentation will take attendees on a beginning-to-end tour of a typical commercial real estate transaction and highlight critical areas and processes in which paralegals can and should take the lead for your legal team. Also included are: organizational practice tips, a detailed look at identification of title and survey issues and problem-solving strategies, an overview of other due diligence considerations, methods for getting your supervising attorney’s attention and response, strategies for a timely and efficient closing, and suggestions for moving outside your comfort zone.

Jury Nullification Fri, 11/03/2017 - 12:00pm

This webinar presents a study of the concept of “jury nullification” or “jury pardon” in the United States legal system.  It includes:

Practical Applications of Legal Project Management for Today's Paralegal Fri, 11/10/2017 - 10:00am

Legal practitioners are subject to expanding client expectations like never before. Clients now require more than just substantive legal knowledge for their legal matter. They also want law firms to show business savvy and to make sure legal services are provided in a reasonably predictable, cost efficient, and consistent manner. Legal project management helps paralegals manage legal matters more efficiently by putting forward a more proactive (not reactive) approach to managing legal matters.

Taking a Skills Inventory Before Taking a Leap Tue, 11/14/2017 - 1:00pm

Choosing your next step isn’t something that someone can do for you, but something that you have to control. What does that mean?  You have to discover on your own what is needed to take your career to the next level or down the next path by taking time to understand what your skills are, what they need to be, and how to reach the next level. This webinar will provide you the tools to start your own career journey by developing an inventory of your existing skills and discovering how the “paralegal” skills are transferrable to leadership and growth opportunities.

Dram Shop Case/Liquor Liability Litigation - Part 2 Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:00am

Now that you are familiar with the history and basic evidence that we used in Dram Shop litigation, plan to join the Part 2 webinar to learn more about the experts and science that proves these cases as well as the factors that affect the final damages number.  David Lail is an experience dram shop attorney.  He will guide attendees through gathering the evidence necessary to prove or defend a dram shop case.  Part 2 in this series focuses on advanced content including industry experts, scientific experts, and how to make sure those experts have the evidence to form their opinions.  Attende

Interviewing Reminders and Tips in the Digital World Mon, 12/04/2017 - 1:00pm

We all have our own view of what it takes to be a successful interview. The old adage of “just be yourself” isn’t going to work in today’s digital world. An interview doesn’t start the minute you walk into the interview, but could potentially start before you even receive a call, and it doesn’t end when you the interviewer shakes your hand. What do you need to consider when looking for a job in today’s digital world? What makes you stick out from the digital pack, and how do you ensure that what you have on your digital wall doesn’t come back to haunt you in the physical world?

Consumer Law: FRCP 26(a)(1) Initial Disclosures Thu, 12/07/2017 - 10:00am

Join us for this webinar regarding FRCP 26(a)(1) Initial Disclosures in Consumer Protection in the areas of Telephone Consumer Protection Act, Fair Credit Reporting Act and Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and learn the following: