Non-substantive

Non-substantive credit is mediation, law office management, computer programs or applications, communications, office technology, self-help, mental health, or prevention of substance abuse courses.

Have you ever wondered why certain paralegals in the office seem to always be at the top of their game? This course will share a number of super practical tips, as well as some deeper analysis of legal writing, as we explore the skills and behaviors that will make you a vital part of the team!

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Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 12:00pm

This webinar explores how to be an ally who is a leader – one who supports equality, stands up for the rights of others, and is a powerful voice alongside marginalized individuals or groups.
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Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 12:00pm

Has the COVID 19 Pandemic transformed the way you practice law? Let's take a look into what is new and cool in tech for 2021 and the software programs you should be implementing in your practice to keep up with the changing world.

Hardly a day goes by without another headline of a data breach. This webinar addresses general cybersecurity issues and awareness, including a discussion of what to do if you (or a client) have been breached. Discussions will include the evolving landscape of cyber litigation and will be guided by many real-life examples of cyber-attacks and corresponding litigation. 

Objectives of this webinar include the following: 

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 12:00pm

This On-demand webinar series explores the importance of incorporating current legal citations or footnotes into your professional documentation. The presenter guides the learner through the changes between the 20th and 21st editions of The Bluebook, identifying key pages and tables to highlight and tab.

Session 1 – 60 Minutes – The first session provides a detailed overview of the changes between the 20th and 21st editions of The Bluebook. 

This on-demand webinar will provide insight to multiple aspects of effectively managing your legal career. Whether you are new to the legal field or a dedicated and seasoned professional, the information presented will help you to develop a strategy and a plan to take your career forward, or to the next level, and achieve your professional goals. Career management includes being prepared for the unexpected, whether that is a serendipitous job offer or any undesirable change in your current job.

CLE Hours: 33.75 total (Substantive 26.75; Non-substantive 4.5; Ethics 2.5)
(If you earned CLE for a session via the virtutal Conference @ Home, you are ineligible to earn CLE for the recorded version of that session)

This bundle includes the following on-demand webinars:

This on-demand webinar is an overview of the current threat landscape. It explains how hackers are gaining access to corporate (Legal) networks, identify risk factors, and discuss prevention and where the threats are originating from.

This presentation focuses on how small mistakes can cost a high price. For example, a misplaced period or comma can change everything. This course offers suggestions and tips on how to proofread briefs and legal documents to ensure that all typos are corrected, comments removed from documents, the document is scrubbed, and formatting is correct prior to filing or sending.  

There are three kinds of crucial traits that paralegals need to have to be effective and help their lawyers. These traits are dependability, flexibility, and durability.

Dependability. We are all part of a big team. Your lawyer, you, other paralegals, your client, court personnel, all one team trying to accomplish a similar goal. It’s not much different than members of a sports team, and what most of us have learned growing up about teams is that we need to be able to depend on each other; whether we are winning or losing. 

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