American Bar Association Amends Definition of Paralegal

The American Bar Association at its Midyear Meeting of the House of Delegates, adopted amendments which revised the definition of the term “paralegal.”


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Continuing Legal Education
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Looking for CLE credits?  Look no further and attend the Wisconsin Paralegal Association 2021 Virtual Annual Seminar on May 7, 2021 featuring 6 speakers including one on Ethics for 6.0 CLE credits (1.0 EPR). 

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CLE Topics will cover the following topics: Civil Rights, Redistricting & Voter Rights, Criminal Law, Cybersecurity, Insurance Recovery Litigation, and Ethics. Early bird registration ends on April 15, 2021.  Final registration ends on April 30, 2021. 

CLEs sponsored by Paralegal Association of Wisconsin qualify for NFPA certifications. 

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When: 5/7/2021
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CLE Seminar: Top Ten Writing Tips

When: 5/11/2021
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