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|Social Media Ethics||Thu, 09/24/2020 - 1:00pm||
This webinar will provide an overview of growing societal trends of social media, along with a discussion of private versus public information, and how social media blurs the lines. Consider the risks associated with social networking and if your clients are in danger. What makes social networking different: A look at some publicly poor decisions made through social media and what it could cost you. We will review the American Bar Association and State Rules of Professional Conduct, as well as other formal ethical opinions. What to consider in your discovery plan?
|The Successful Paralegal in the Digital Age||Wed, 09/30/2020 - 12:00pm||
The legal industry has always been slow to adapt to change. But with the rapid development of technology, legal professionals must adapt to new technology and learn how to use it effectively. Otherwise, they run the risk of losing time, money, and patience while they work. Many software tools have tips and tricks to allow a paralegal to work efficiently and quickly. This session will discuss tips, tricks, and processes on using common technology such as Word, Excel, Outlook, and Adobe in everything you do and applying it to streamline your work, stay organized, and prioritize your tasks. Th
|Nursing Home Cases: Critical Aspects for Paralegals||Wed, 10/21/2020 - 12:00pm||
Nursing home cases are an important part of any personal injury practice, both plaintiff’s and defense. The role of the paralegal is critical to evaluating, litigating, and trying a nursing home case. This webinar will focus on the plaintiff’s firm process, but much of the material overlaps with defense-oriented litigation. Critical questions and red flags will be identified to ensure that nursing home cases are properly evaluated before signing them up and investing firm resources.
|Cannabis 101 – Special Industry Risks and Considerations||Wed, 11/11/2020 - 1:00pm||
A high-level overview of the cannabis legal and regulatory framework in the United States examining some of the many practical and technical considerations, risks, and questions to be carefully considered when advising and transacting with cannabis licensees and establishing new cannabis operations. This webinar is open to all levels of experience. The content and perspectives discussed should have something for everyone, from beginners new to cannabis and veterans of the industry. Learning Objectives: