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The Paralegal's Guide to Client Intake and Evaluation  
Tuesday, February 5, 2019 1:00 PM Eastern (EST) - 2:00 PM Eastern (EST)
Audio Webinar

Conduct In-Depth Interviews and Assessments

Contact:    Cassi Gruber

The Paralegal's Guide to Estate Planning  
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 10:00 AM Eastern (EST) - 5:00 PM Eastern (EST)

Your Complete Guide to Estate Planning Practice

Contact:    Cassi Gruber

NFPA Webinar - Spirits, Restaurants, and Cannabis: What Can They Teach Us About State, Federal and Common Law Trademarks?  
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 12:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) - 1:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Zoom Webinar

Speaker: Stephen Grant, B.S., Ch.E., J.D.

Many clients have businesses that are limited to operation/reputation in a local region, such as restaurants, wineries, breweries and, more recently, legal cannabis-related businesses. This class will introduce the general concepts of trademarks, service marks and trade names, as well as the general law of trademarks.

Learning Objectives:
Understanding the basics of US trademark law
Understanding differences between state and federal trademark law
Understanding how trade names, entity names, and trademarks differ?

Session approved for 1.0 CLE credit
Cost is $25 for NFPA members and $50 for non-members.

Ethics of Email for Paralegals  
Monday, February 11, 2019 4:00 PM Eastern (EST) - 5:00 PM Eastern (EST)
Audio Webinar

Confidentially and Ethically Maintain Email Correspondence

Contact:    Cassi Gruber

Medicare and Medicaid Liens for Paralegals: Navigating the Portal and Other Requirements  
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 10:00 AM Eastern (EST) - 5:00 PM Eastern (EST)

Your Guide for Handling Medicare and Medicaid Liens

Contact:    Cassi Gruber

Texas Family Law Practice for Paralegals  
Thursday, February 14, 2019 8:30 PM Central (CST) - 4:30 PM Central (CST)
Arlington, TX

This 6.5 hour seminar, taught by family law attorneys, will improve your knowledge and skills as a family law paralegal.

Contact:    Doug Chapman
715-835-5900 ext. 1

New Developments in Grandparents Custody and Guardianship  
Monday, February 18, 2019 6:00 PM Eastern (EST) - 7:30 PM Eastern (EST)
Blue Bell, Pennsylvania


Presented by Christina M. DeMatteo, Esquire

Contact:    Tracey L. Barnes
215-362-2474 ext. 208

The Corporate Paralegal's Guide to Drafting, Recordkeeping and More  
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 11:00 AM Eastern (EST) - 2:15 PM Eastern (EST)
Audio Webinar

A Practical Toolkit to Assist With Corporate Cases

Contact:    Cassi Gruber

Office Depot Member Benefit Webinar  
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 2:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) - 2:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)

Are you using your NFPA Office Depot / Office Max member benefit? Join us for a 15-minute educational webinar to learn about the advantages of buying your office supplies through the NFPA Office Depot/ Office Max member benefit program. 

When you use this exclusive member discount, you can save up to 80% on thousands of items. Shopping and saving in-store or online is easy. 

Your cards never expire and can be used for personal or business purchases for things like ink and toner, paper, cleaning and break room supplies, and even furniture! Most orders of $50 or more are eligible for free delivery to your home or office. Savings and convenience. What’s not to like?

Medical Records Made Easy for Paralegals  
Thursday, February 21, 2019 10:00 AM Eastern (EST) - 5:00 PM Eastern (EST)

Practical how-to's and tips - from requests to HIPAA to organization and medical summaries

Contact:    Cassi Gruber

Illinois Paralegal Association - Drafting Discovery Requests and Using Quick Parts to Save Discovery Objections  
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 12:00 PM Central (CST) - 1:00 PM Central (CST)
Jones Day, 77 West Wacker, Suite 3500, Chicago, Illinois or via teleconference

Drafting Discovery Requests and Using Quick Parts to Save Discovery Objections
Drafting discovery is one of the key tasks that a litigation paralegal is assigned to do. Most firms have templates and form definitions and instructions that they use but we will discuss how to draft interrogatories using the Complaint as inspiration.  We will also learn how to use Quick Parts in Word to insert repeatable text, like the same discovery objections when you are responding to interrogatories and requests for production.

  • Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Lunch: Brown bag your own (sodas and water will be provided)
  • Location:Jones Day, 77 West Wacker, Suite 3500, Chicago, Illinois or via teleconference
  • Cost:  No charge for Illinois Paralegal Association members, $10 for non-members

Online access will be available.  Link will be provided only to those who have registered.  Please indicate whether you will attend in person or online.

Approved for 1 hour ILAP credit; approval pending for 1 hour of NFPA CLE credit.

Contact:    Tisha Delgado

Paralegal's Guide to Divorce  
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 2:00 PM Eastern (EST) - 5:15 PM Eastern (EST)
Audio Webinar

Divorce Discovery, Parenting Time, Support, QDROs, and More

Contact:    Cassi Gruber

The Paralegal's Guide to Locating Persons and Finding Background Information  
Thursday, February 28, 2019 2:00 PM Eastern (EST) - 3:00 PM Eastern (EST)
Audio Webinar

Learn Efficient Ways to Find the People and Information You Need

Contact:    Cassi Gruber

Georgia Family Law Practice for Paralegals  
Thursday, February 28, 2019 8:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) - 4:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Atlanta, GA

Learn about assisting with family law case intake, preparing pleadings and assisting with motion practice, obtaining and evaluating financial information, assisting with child custody and visitation, preparing marital settlement agreements, and enforcing and modifying family law orders and decrees.

Contact:    Doug Chapman
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