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Basic Level Courses

A basic level is most appropriate for the professional with little to no experience in the subject area being taught.

Unlike any time in our nation's history, multiple generations are employed in the workplace. We are working alongside co-workers old enough to be our parents and at the same time employees young enough to be our children. Senior partners are planning for retirement and adults born in the last decade of the 20th Century are entering the workforce. Every generation has a different view of the world. That view is dictated by national and world events, public opinion and viewpoints. Attitudes and expectations have a great effect on each generation's view of the workplace. What is important to a

Ethics and the Law focuses on the law and the ethical issues that arise when laws provide a certain outcome that may not be fair, ethical or necessarily the “right thing.”  We analyze and debate some key Constitutional and State Court Cases that deal with ethical issues outside of the law. Specifically, discussion includes the ethics attorneys and paralegals face with the Attorney/Client Privilege, 4th Amendment’s Search and Seizure, 5th Amendment’s Due Process, 8th Amendment’s Cruel and Unusual Punishment, 1st Amendment’s Right to Free Speech, and the Right to Privacy.

Next to people, data is a company's greatest asset. But what exactly is data and why is it so important? We explore how data is being used in businesses and how law firms are now leveraging data to making better business decisions through the use of data analytics and reporting, visualization of data, and how advanced technologies like artificial intelligence is helping. What does it mean for the paralegal profession and what you should do to prepare yourself?

This on-demand webinar assists those in taking the Certified Paralegal Exam review for the Civil Litigation portion of the knowledge section of the exam. We focus on Jurisdiction and the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.

Constitutional Law focuses on the structure of the Constitution and why it was written the way it was. Areas covered are the purposes behind both the 5th and 14th Amendments and all the protections for the accused contained in the 5th Amendment, including Procedural and Substantive Due Process.  Furthermore, discussion revolves around the Separation of Powers, the Incorporation Doctrine, and the Equal Protection Clause. The on-demand webinar analyzes and debates some key Supreme Court rulings under the 5th and 14th Amendments, including Brown v. Board of Education, Miranda v.

Discuss facts and helpful information about stress, primarily in the workplace, and how it affects us.  

We identify the symptoms of stress and how stress can carry over into our personal lives.

The presentation ends with simple yoga or other relaxation techniques to help with relieving the effects of stress. Some techniques can be used while sitting in your office.

In our world of rampant over-sharing, people leave an extensive online footprint whether they realize it or not. Social media evidence discovery and authentication combined with online open source and dark web intelligence are now one of the most fertile sources of criminal evidence. Maintaining accuracy, authenticity, and integrity of evidence throughout the chain of custody is necessary. When it comes to building a strong case, the whole team needs to deliver reliable, defensible data at every stage.

In this on-demand webinar, the following is discussed:

At the farthest corner of the online world lie the hidden recesses of the Dark Web and its Darknet marketplaces. The Dark Web may be accessed for both legitimate purposes and to conceal criminal or other malicious activities. This on-demand webinar teaches you how to access the Dark Web safely and anonymously, navigate within the many layers of the Dark Web to discover hidden Wiki's, and dig through Dark Web search engines. We examine the various Darknet marketplace models and niches, cryptocurrencies used on the Darknet, Darknet takedown markets, and key Darknet vendors.

Medical malpractice litigation combines all the demands of complex litigation with a wide range of challenging medical issues. This on-demand webinar will provide an overview of medical malpractice litigation from pre-suit through trial, while focusing on the paralegal’s role as part of the medical malpractice team. Registrants will learn strategies for paralegals at each stage of a medical malpractice case, including medical literature research; records collection and analysis; expert research and retention; trial preparation; and trial support.

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