Continuing Legal Education (CLE)
NFPA Webinar: The Marriage Equality Decision and What it Means for You
Update (10/29) This webinar has been rescheduled for December 9. If you had already registered for the October date you will be contacted by NFPA headquarters regarding the rescheduling or a refund option.
NFPA Webinar: The Paralegal’s Role in Navigating the Veteran’s Benefit Administration Process
NFPA Webinar: Avoiding the $1.5 Billion Mistake: Article 9 Lessons Learned from the GM Bankruptcy
NFPA Webinar: Rules Based Docketing 101 - January 27, 2016
NFPA Webinar: Are Powers of Attorney Really Necessary? - February 17, 2016
Afternoon Hors D’Oeuvres and Legal Seminar At Bramson ORT College
Hosted by NYCPA
Where: New York, New York
Revised Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act
Hosted by NHCAP
Where: West Haven, CT
Intellectual Property – Trademarks, Trade Dress, Copyright, and Related Litigation
Hosted by PACO
Where: Columbus, OH
The Paralegal's Countdown to Trial: Supporting the Attorney in the Weeks Just Before and During Trial
Paralegal's Handbook to Ethical Communications and Relationships
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Donations to Support NFPA
From time to time associations or individuals would like to make a donation to NFPA to support our programs or activities. We have created a web page for this purpose. All donation funds received through this portal will be used to support our certification exams.
NFPA’s Limited Time Certification Reclamation Program for Lapsed RP's®
Have you let your RP credential lapse? Would you like to change that and be able to use your RP credential again? NFPA is happy to report that for a limited time between now and March 31, 2016, NFPA is offering Lapsed RP's the opportunity to participate in this one-time program. Read the flyer.
Reclamation form, non-member rate
Form with NFPA member discount is located on the Member Benefits page. Use the member sign-in to get there.
New NFPA Member Benefit
15% discount on gifts priced at $30 and above at Harry & David!
NFPA Members: Sign in and visit the Member Benefit page for how to utilize this discount.
2015 NFPA Election Results
At this year's Policy Meeting the following elections took place.
✎ Allen F. Mihecoby, CLAS, RP as Vice President & Director of Profession Development
✎ Yvonne DeAntoneo as Vice President & Director of Membership
✎ Lisa Lynch, CRP as Vice President & Director of Marketing
✎ MaryAnn Ivie, RP as Treasurer & Director of Finance
✎ Tom Holmes, RP as Director, Region I
✎ Mianne L. Besser as Director, Region II
✎ Barbara O'Shaughnessy, FRP as Director, Region III
✎ Donna M. Huntermark, RP, Pa.C.P. as Director, Region IV
✎ Josie Estes as Director, Region V
✎ Beth King, RP as Education Coordinator
2015 Scholarship Winners Announced
✎ The Thompson Reuters scholarship winners were Aurora Hood and Nancy Brooks.
✎ The PACE® scholarship winner was Fatima Mahmud.
✎ The PCCE™ scholarship winner was Stephanie Jackson.
2015 Award Winners
Certification Ambassador Award - Linda Odermott, RP - Oregon Paralegal Association
Association Pro Bono Award - Dallas Area Paralegal Association
Individual Pro Bono Award - Linda Teater - Rocky Mountain Paralegal Association
Outstanding Local Leader Award - Beth King, RP - Oregon Paralegal Association
Paralegal of the Year Award - Joyce Kent, RP - Oregon Paralegal Association
William R. Robie Award - Kathleen Miller, RP- Oregon Paralegal Association
Save the Date! 2016 NFPA Joint Conference
When: 4/29/2016 to 5/1/2016
Where: Wichita, Kansas
API PCCE Review Course
The next API PCCE™ Review Course begins January 11, 2016. This seven week review course will assist paralegals to prepare to take the PCCE and uses the PCCE Study Manual, 1st Edition as the textbook.
API PACE Review Course
The next API PACE® Review Course begins January 11, 2016. The review course, which runs for seven weeks, will assist paralegals to prepare to take PACE by covering the five domains and uses PACE Study Manual 6th edition as the textbook.
PEG PACE Review Course
The next PEG PACE® Review Course begins January 16, 2016. The review course, which runs for 60 days, will assist paralegals to prepare to take PACE and uses PACE Study Manual 6th edition as the textbook.
When: 1/16/2016 to 3/12/2016
PEG PCCE Review Course
The next PEG PCCE® Review Course begins January 16, 2016. The review course, which runs for 60 days, will assist paralegals to prepare to take PCCE and uses PCCE Study Manual, 1st Edition as the textbook.
When: 1/16/2016 to 3/12/2016
Michiana Paralegal Association Annual Meeting
Where: South Bend, IN
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