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|Basic Legal Research for Paralegals||Tue, 12/14/2021 - 12:00pm||
What techniques do you need to research the open web and commercial databases? What are the rules regarding searching – especially public records? How should you create search strings? How do you select the appropriate content or material to search? All of this, and more, will be covered in this webinar. Learning Objectives
|DEI and Belonging: What It Means for the Legal Profession||Wed, 10/20/2021 - 12:00pm||
We all have likely heard about “diversity,” “inclusion,” “equity,” and “belonging,” and we all have probably attended at least one program or learning opportunity on these topics. In this webinar, we will briefly overview how the terms are currently understood. We will also discuss other terms that are used when talking about DEI efforts.
|Disability as a Tenet of Diversity||Wed, 10/27/2021 - 12:00pm||
The disability community is an historically disadvantaged sect of population and one that is broadly dismissed and widely forgotten in conversations about diversity. This course explores the discrimination individuals with disabilities have experienced and how perceptive shifts in society have evolved. We dive into the laws that provide equal rights and protect against discrimination, such as the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act, and cover some case law to analyze how these laws are applied.
|Don't be Underutilized as a Paralegal||Wed, 11/10/2021 - 12:00pm||
Many paralegals know that they are capable of doing more complex and important projects, but how do you convince others that you are ready for these assignments? This webinar discusses multiple methods to advocate for work assignments that increase your employer's reliance on your skills, knowledge, and talents. Some of the concepts include:
|Health Insurance Liens and Medicare Compliance||Wed, 10/13/2021 - 12:00pm||
Negotiating health insurance liens in auto injury cases can be painstaking work. Identifying and properly handling liens are integral duties in accomplishing the goal of maximizing a client’s recovery from an injury verdict or settlement.
Join former plaintiff trial lawyer Rodd Santomauro as he presents skills and tactics necessary to navigate health insurance lien reductions, as well as complete Medicare Compliance.
|How to Operationalize Your Privacy Program||Wed, 11/03/2021 - 12:00pm||
This webinar steps through how to create an operationalized privacy program. Presentation includes addressing privacy programs, whether they are in their infancy or are mature. Topics include: Key components of a privacy program, effectively rate your program maturity, and how to embed the privacy components as part of your everyday business model.
|Making the Best Record||Tue, 11/16/2021 - 12:00pm||
Lawyers make the record. Court reporters preserve the record. Learn the importance of hiring the right court reporter for your legal proceeding. Just as clients take a lot of time to select legal representation, law firms will see the benefits of selecting the best court reporting services. Moreover, learn why it's crucial to ensure the best-suited court reporter for legal proceedings held outside of the courthouse.
|Paralegal Role in Preparing for Multi-Day Criminal Jury Trials||Wed, 09/29/2021 - 12:00pm||
Explore the various roles that paralegals may fulfill when assisting prosecutors preparing for criminal jury trials expected to last multiple days. Participants will learn about the preparation of jury instructions, including the creation of those that are not contained in the model jury instructions. Discussion will include expectations of how paralegals can assist with selecting jury members, organizational tips, and technology preparation to ensure smooth outcomes during the actual jury trial.
|Quiet at Work: The Power of Working with Introverts||Tue, 09/28/2021 - 12:00pm||
Have you ever wondered why there are so many closed doors in law firms? Does it seem like you are surrounded by introverted attorneys, paralegals, and support staff employed at your firm? Introversion and the law go hand in hand, and this webinar will reveal the keys to why so many lawyers tend to have introverted traits. This webinar will help you understand the introverts you work with, and if you too are an introvert, understand yourself.
|The Evolving State of Privacy Law||Wed, 09/22/2021 - 12:00pm||
How is the privacy landscape shifting and impacting IG and discovery?
Explore this topic through case law discussion and practical impacts on information governance and discovery.