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|eDiscovery Defensibility Workshop||Thu, 09/27/2018 - 11:00am||
This eDiscovery “Workshop” is named so because its focus is on a practical approach and protocol to managing the eDiscovery components in cases both small and large. The course comes with a forms practice by which the participants can manage eDiscovery within the litigation context, from preservation (litigation holds) and key custodian interviews to a best practice collection and production. Each of these components is discussed in a fashion that contributes to the practitioner’s ability to manage eDiscovery. Each component of complying with both best practice and due diligence obligations
|Franchise & Distribution Law||Thu, 09/06/2018 - 1:00pm||
Franchise & Distribution Law is a fascinating but very structured business model of owning your own business and licensing someone else's tradename.
|How to NOT Practice Law||Fri, 10/12/2018 - 11:00am||
As paralegals become more sophisticated – better educated, more highly trained, more committed to their careers and professional development – they can veer dangerously close to practicing law. As the profession moves forward and more organizations use more paralegals to do more substantive work, it’s important to define what it means to practice law and ensure paralegals recognize it and avoid it. This webinar will examine what paralegals can and can’t do, describe the practice of law, and use real world examples to guide paralegals along the right path.
|Medical Records||Thu, 08/23/2018 - 1:00pm||
Medical Records is a presentation about the identification, acquisition, and use of medical records in litigation. The participant will learn what items, outside of the usual chart, may be obtained; how to identify and obtain all available records; resources available to understand the records and combat efforts to limit the records produced; and how to get the records in front of the trier of fact in a meaningful and understandable manner.
|Organization - The Silent Weapon of an Effective Paralegal||Mon, 09/10/2018 - 11:00am||
This webinar will cover a topic that every paralegal needs to know about how to use the secret weapon of Organization. Paralegals are the gatekeepers of documents. How does an effective paralegal develop the skills of organization; stay on top of the mountain of work; and remain the go-to person for their team? Learn simple techniques for dealing with day-to-day activities and stay organized when it comes to topics such as:
|Residential Real Estate: The Closing Process from Start to Finish||Wed, 09/05/2018 - 11:00am||
This introductory-level course will outline a roadmap for the residential real estate paralegal. Every transaction begins with a simple “yes” between buyer and seller. This simple “yes” becomes a residential real estate contract: a legal agreement that will define a variety of ongoing financing issues, inspection requirements, environmental concerns, safety issues, and of course, the terms of the deed of bargain and sale itself. Every deal has a life of its own, and there are substantial differences between deals due to the simple inclusion of a few extra words in the contract. This course
|The Intersection between Law Firm Technology, Competency, and Ethics||Thu, 10/04/2018 - 12:00pm||
This webinar will compare and contrast ethical use of technology in the law firm with the duty of competency required by more than half the states in the country. It will also explore data privacy concerns in the age of nearly every document existing only electronically. Because technology is so fluid, this webinar aims to provide the tools needed to assess uses and risks of technology in general, not necessarily the promotion of any one tool over another.