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Are you up to speed on the latest security concerns law firms are facing? What are the dos and don'ts of electronic communications? In this focused course, our experienced faculty discuss best practices for working in the paperless law office. Stay on top of new technology and best practices - register today!
Deadline to submit Candidate Statements, Resume/CV, Candidate Questionnaire to Nominations Coordinator.
Candidate Statements, Resume/CV, Candidate Questionnaire posted to dedicated Convention web page.
Credentialing Letters submitted to Records Co-Coordinators credentialing.NFPA@gmail.com.
Each probate case is a jigsaw puzzle of old deeds, handwritten wills, court petitions and creditor notices,
tax deadlines, and invoice piles. This quick practical guide will give you some tools to make sure all the
puzzle pieces fit together for a smooth administration. Add to your skills - register today!
Whether you are new to the corporate arena or are looking for a practical refresher, this course is for you.
Experienced faculty will provide you with the necessary tools attorneys are seeking to help assist them in all stages
of corporate transactions. From preparing documents, researching patents, and managing corporate minute books to
assisting with closings of corporate transactions and ensuring compliance, this course has it all (and then some).
In order to provide quick and effective legal services, more and more law firms are incorporating
elements of legal project management into their everyday practices. In this paralegal-focused
program, you'll discover key LPM definitions; gain tips for navigating the planning, executing,
engaging, and evaluating phases; and much more. Don't miss this opportunity to enhance your
skills - register today!
Legal descriptions and land surveys can reveal much about the property in question, but few possess the ability to read them. How does your knowledge stack up? This comprehensive program will show you how to interpret, review, and draft deeds and legal descriptions. You will also learn how to analyze land surveys and help your attorney resolve any issues you've unearthed.
The challenge of today's legal and business environment can appear to be never ending. One such challenge is making sure your legal entities stay in compliance with every changing state and federal rules.
Agenda Topics, Bylaw Amendments, Administrative Resolutions posted to Discussion Boards and dedicated Convention web page.
Learn how to handle all things e-discovery! Our experienced faculty will show you best practices and best-kept secrets for managing ESI. From preservation to collection, review, and production, get the skills you need to set yourself apart. Up your discovery game - register today!
A Virtual First Timers’ Meeting, which will include a Parliamentary overview led by Dr. Ramona Hill, is scheduled for Monday, August 22, 2022 at 7:00 p.m., ET/6:00 p.m., CT/5:00 p.m., MT/4:00 p.m., PT. Members are encouraged to contact their Region Director or Yvonne Lewis DeAntoneo, Director of Membership (email@example.com), with any questions. Additional information and registration will soon be made available.
Level Up Series: Cite-Checking: Bridging the Gap (Hosting by Virtual Patent Gateway)
This Cite-Checking seminar taught by Deborah Bouchoux, Esq. is a follow-up to the basic “Introduction to Cite-Checking.” It is intended to “bridge the gap” for relatively new cite-checkers who have some familiarity with The Bluebook but who are not yet at the Advanced level.
This essential program explores the paralegal's key responsibilities when it comes to assisting with depositions. Scrutinize sample forms and documents, examine transcripts for inaccuracies, identify common issues that result in impeachment claims, and much more. Whether you're new to helping with depositions, or you're just looking for a refresher, this program is for you. Register today!
Whether it be QDROs or navigating through somediscovery challenges, are you prepared to handle the many complex issues of family law? Join our experienced faculty in this program where they will provide you with time-tested strategies and techniques for handling some of the biggest issues paralegals often encounter in family cases. Take the next step: further your knowledge and register today!
Understand the purpose and importance of legal citation, accurate and careful attention to resources, precedent and format styles
This paralegal-focused program gives you an overview of best practices for promoting inclusivity and diversity in the law firm. Join our distinguished faculty as they teach you the differences between explicit and implicit bias, best practices for drafting anti-harassment policies, and tips for building cultural competence
Assisting clients in obtaining SSDI benefits is rife with complexities. This comprehensive program provides paralegals with best practices for navigating the claim process. From tips for working with medical providers and obtaining medical records to strategies for handling requests for reconsideration, gain valuable insights you can use right away
In every auto accident case, the stakes are high for everyone involved. No matter how similar the cases look - they're never the same. As a paralegal, your responsibilities can be key in uncovering the essence of the claim. Let us save you countless hours of trial and error by helping you to become versed in the essential elements of these cases. Our start-to-finish approach will equip you with the fundamental tools you need to confidently manage an auto injury case, from client intake until the case is closed. Deliver exactly what your attorneys expect, streamline the process, and avoid missing any pertinent issues