• Law

Certified Paralegal Review Manual: A Practical Guide to CP Exam Preparation


Author: Virginia Newman
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1285162587
Category: Law
Page: 607
View: 975
Prepare for success on the Certified Paralegal (CP) Examination with the only comprehensive review manual prepared in partnership with the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA). Whether you are an experienced paralegal professional or new to the profession, CERTIFIED PARALEGAL REVIEW MANUAL: A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO CP EXAM PREPARATION, 4E offers an indispensable resource for preparing to take the CP Exam administered by NALA . New material covers the latest areas of paralegal practice and technology while detailing the most recent changes in the CP Exam. New examples, extensive outlines, realistic practice tests, and helpful exam tips prepare you for the exam. After an unmatched overview of test essentials, this complete manual dedicates full chapters to examine specific content areas of the test. You’ll find the skills and best practices you need achieve your best on today’s CP exam. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Law

Certified Paralegal Review Manual: A Practical Guide to CP Exam Preparation


Author: Virginia Koerselman Newman
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305172051
Category: Law
Page: 607
View: 3739
Prepare for success on the Certified Paralegal (CP) Examination with the only comprehensive review manual prepared in partnership with the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA). Whether you are an experienced paralegal professional or new to the profession, CERTIFIED PARALEGAL REVIEW MANUAL: A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO CP EXAM PREPARATION, 4E offers an indispensable resource for preparing to take the CP Exam administered by NALA . New material covers the latest areas of paralegal practice and technology while detailing the most recent changes in the CP Exam. New examples, extensive outlines, realistic practice tests, and helpful exam tips prepare you for the exam. After an unmatched overview of test essentials, this complete manual dedicates full chapters to examine specific content areas of the test. You'll find the skills and best practices you need achieve your best on today's CP exam. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Law

Certified Paralegal Review Manual: A Practical Guide to CP Exam Preparation


Author: Virginia Newman
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1418031976
Category: Law
Page: 1008
View: 6263
Like the exam itself, this comprehensive manual is known in the field for high standards of paralegal professionalism and excellence. This latest edition is an invaluable resource for those preparing to take the Certified Legal Assistant (CLA) /Certified Paralegal (CP) Examination administered by the National Association of Legal Assistants. The manual first describes the CLA/CP exam in detail so that readers are well-prepared for the essential elements of the test--including aspects of grading, retake policy, eligibility requirements, preparation for the exam, group study, and taking the examination. It then delves into specific content areas of the test including legal terminology, communications, administrative law, and bankruptcy law. This third edition thoroughly covers each section of the exam with extensive outlines, examples, facts, and charts for review. Sample tests, study tips, and overall best practices are provided to fully prepare test-takers on their way to success. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Law

NALA Manual for Paralegals and Legal Assistants: A General Skills & Litigation Guide for Today's Professionals


Author: National Association of Legal Assistants
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305176197
Category: Law
Page: 480
View: 653
Succeed on the job--and in your course--and prepare for the Certified Paralegal examination with the NALA Manual. More than 100 leading authorities with a wide range of experience in legal disciplines and management have contributed to this comprehensive manual since it was introduced in 1976. Covering all the skills required of paralegals today, the updated manual includes a collection of successful solutions to actual assignments accomplished by working paralegals nationwide.These proven techniques and procedures can be used as starting points from which you can make changes, adaptations, and modifications when you encounter similar situations on the job. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Law

CP Study Guide and Mock Examination


Author: National Association of Legal Assistants, Inc.
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1285193245
Category: Law
Page: 176
View: 8079
Developed by the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA), this trusted self-study guide helps you master the format and content of the CP Exams and prepare for certification success. The CP STUDY GUIDE AND MOCK EXAMINATION, Fifth Edition, includes detailed tips and proven techniques to help you sharpen your test-taking skills, as well as a series of self-tests in each exam category to provide invaluable hands-on practice. For even more thorough, realistic preparation, the guide also includes a Certified Paralegal mock exam and answer key, allowing you to simulate a full test experience. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Law

CLA Review Manual

A Practical Guide to CLA Exam Preparation
Author: Virginia Koerselman
Publisher: Delmar Pub
ISBN: 9780314206213
Category: Law
Page: 979
View: 4916
This brief paperback manual was written as a review manual for legal assistants studying for the real estate certified legal assistant specialty (CLAS) exam. Sponsored by National Association of Legal Assistants, Inc. It can also be used for any real estate law course for legal assistants. Written by attorney-paralegal team, it is designed to provide the legal assistant with the knowledge needed to be an effective asset in every aspect of a law practice which emphasizes real property.

    • Law

Ethics and Professional Responsibility for Paralegals


Author: Therese A. Cannon,Sybil Taylor Aytch
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 145487337X
Category: Law
Page: 592
View: 5603
With complete coverage of the ethical principles that inform the role of the paralegal, Ethics and Professional Responsibility for Paralegals, Eighth Edition is ideal for use as either a primary course book, or a supplementary text. An authoritative presentation combined with clear and readable pedagogy enriches all levels of inquiry into the ethics of legal practice. Key Benefits: Comprehensive coverage of the professional responsibilities of paralegals, illuminated with chapter overviews, key terms, and a student-friendly organization. Discussion questions with hypotheticals and review questions in each chapter. Landmark cases, many involving paralegals, that demonstrate how the principles and rules of ethics are applied. Updated ethics opinions, with a focus on technology and social media, supported by new hypotheticals. Expanded coverage of how technology is affecting various aspects of ethics and practice, including confidentiality and privilege, competence, conflicts of interest and advertising. Many new cases including: State Bar v. Lang (unauthorized practice of law), Committee v. JPMorgan Chase (competence), Lola v. Skadden (professionalism), Pension Committee v. Banc of America Securities (advocacy), and McDermott v. Superior Court (confidentiality).

    • Law

Introduction to Paralegalism: Perspectives, Problems and Skills


Author: William P. Statsky
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305686292
Category: Law
Page: 928
View: 9087
Master the hands-on skills you'll need to succeed in a modern law office with INTRODUCTION TO PARALEGALISM, 8e. Ten critical skills are covered in the book: identifying legal issues, breaking rules into elements,applying rules to facts interviewing clients, investigating facts, digesting discovery documents, providing litigation assistance, researching the law, drafting documents, and representing clients at administrative agencies where authorized by law.Packed with real-life insights and real-world examples,the text helps you understand the ethical guidelines that lawyers and paralegals must follow and covers the efforts underway to regulate the profession in legislatures, courts, bar associations, and paralegal associations. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Business & Economics

Social Security Disability and the Legal Professional


Author: Jeffrey Scott Wolfe,Lisa B. Proszek
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780766821156
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 448
View: 9980
More than 500,000 hearings each year appear before an administrative judge to appeal Social Security Administration disability claim denials in more than 130 hearing offices around the United States. Using plain and clear language, you will be guided step-by-step through the appeals claim process beginning with the basics of the Social Security Administration and judicial law through terminology, definitions, and the processes themselves. Whether you are a legal professional new to this type of practice, or a claimant, you will find this an invaluable guide to the Five Step Sequential Evaluation Process as well as key laws related to Social Security Disability claims.

    • Study Aids

Cla/Cp Exam Flashcard Study System

Review for the Certified Legal Assistant & Certified Paralegal Exam
Author: Cla
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781609713591
Category: Study Aids
Page: N.A
View: 1216

    • Law

Wills, Trusts, and Probate Law for Paralegals


Author: Pamela S. Gibson
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780132369824
Category: Law
Page: 245
View: 3131
With a focus on practice and portfolio development, this book provides a detailed approach to the substantive law of estate planning and administration. It includes examples of a variety of documents and step-by-step instruction on their preparation. Each chapter includes practitioner-oriented assignments (role-playing activities, research assignments, portfolio assignments etc.) and coverage of estate planning and estate administration is balanced throughout. A separate chapter is devoted to tax law and offers a closer look at this more complicated area of the law.

    • Business & Economics

PACE Study Manual


Author: N.A
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780132864336
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 452
View: 1462
Student supplement associated with: PACE Candidates Application/Handbook, 1/e NFPA, National Federation of Paralegal Association ISBN: 0135150779

    • Law

Evidence for Paralegals


Author: Marlowe
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 0735590133
Category: Law
Page: 368
View: 3912
Clearly written textbook that helps students understand how evidentiary principles are applied in real-life situations. Text focuses on the practical applications of the Federal rules of Evidence and how the rules relate to paralegal practice. Features: Covers a full range of topics, including gathering evidence, interviewing witnesses, and researching. Written from a real-life perspective, showing how actual practice works in local, state, and federal court. Pedagogy in text developed for paralegal students, and includes short case summaries, readable examples, marginal definitions of terms, marginal cross-references to the Rules of Evidence, review questions, and hypotheticals. Short, concise presentation is ideal for paralegal courses. Updated with changes to the Federal Rules of Evidence. Updated with new cases. New hypotheticals and discussion questions added.

    • Law

Introduction to Law


Author: Beth Walston-Dunham
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1111311897
Category: Law
Page: 640
View: 6081
This best-selling text creates an awareness and appreciation for the effect that law has on virtually every facet of modern life and society. Beginning with a detailed look at the organization of the U.S. system of government, the text guides students through each of the primary substantive areas of law with realistic assignments, relevant ethical considerations, and easy-to-understand judicial opinions that reinforce chapter topics. From fundamental concepts to emerging legal topics, INTRODUCTION TO LAW presents the terminology, principles, and cases that are having an impact on society--and on many professions--today. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Law examinations

PCCE Study Manual


Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780962356711
Category: Law examinations
Page: 403
View: 1399
1st edition

    • Law

Practical Contract Law for Paralegals

An Activities-Based Approach
Author: Laurel A. Vietzen
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454879572
Category: Law
Page: 352
View: 9882
Practical Contract Law for Paralegals: An Activities-Based Approach is a comprehensive, practical introduction to environmental law written exclusively for paralegal students. The concise, well-written text focuses on a broad understanding of the sources of environmental law and offers students numerous practical exercises as well as concrete methods for researching the law. It also includes methods for conducting due diligence in real estate transactions, a real-world concern of paralegals and a topic ignored by other textbooks. The Second Edition offers thoroughly updated exercises, websites, government forms and laws, and includes a new chapter on mining law. Features of Practical Contract Law for Paralegals: An Activities-Based Approach: Accessible, practical approach to environmental law, specifically designed for the paralegal student. Comprehensive coverage includes the basics of the judicial concepts, policies, agencies and institutions that shape environmental law A brief overview of legal research and how it applies to environmental law. Intuitive organization starts with the implementation and sources of Environmental Law and moves on to specific statutes. Emphasis on conducting due diligence in real estate transactions, a real-world concern of paralegals and a topic no other book addresses. Engaging hands-on assignments, exercises and website resources teach students how to research local laws and access vital information. Strong pedagogical features reinforce the material, including crossword puzzles, key terms, review questions, and practice exercises. Features employment opportunities and ethical issues Thoroughly updated, the revised Second Edition includes: New chapter on mining law. Thoroughly updated exercises, government forms, laws, and websites.

    • Law

California Civil Litigation


Author: Susan Burnett Luten
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1111806896
Category: Law
Page: 448
View: 542
California Civil Litigation, fifth edition, is designed to provide paralegal students and practicing paralegals with information, skills, and experience. It follows the litigation process chronologically from initial client questions and contracts, to ethical issues, through the pleading and discovery phases, to trial, post-trial and appeal. Each phase of litigation is explored through official forms and drafted documents and each chapter includes highlighted glossary words and definitions to enable the reader to learn the technical language of litigation. In addition to the usual probing discussion questions, each chapter includes online projects requiring the reader to locate and analyze relevant Internet material. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Law

E-Discovery: An Introduction to Digital Evidence


Author: Amelia Phillips,Ronald Godfrey,Christopher Steuart,Christine Brown
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1285961285
Category: Law
Page: 320
View: 2011
Essential for anyone who works with technology in the field, E-DISCOVERY is a hands-on, how-to training guide that provides students with comprehensive coverage of the technology used in e-discovery in civil and criminal cases. From discovery identification to collection, processing, review, production, and trial presentation, this practical text covers everything your students need to know about e-discovery, including the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure, and Federal Rules of Evidence. Throughout the text, students will have the opportunity to work with e-discovery tools such as Discovery Attender, computer forensics tools such as AccessData's Forensics ToolKit, as well as popular processing and review platforms such as iConect, Concordance, and iPro. An interactive courtroom tutorial and use of Trial Director are included to complete the litigation cycle. Multiple tools are discussed for each phase, giving your students a good selection of potential resources for each task. Finally , real-life examples are woven throughout the text, revealing little talked-about potential pitfalls, as well as best practice and cost management suggestions. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Social Science

Crime and Criminology


Author: Sue Titus Reid
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454896469
Category: Social Science
Page: 650
View: 3827
Known for its unique blend of social science and legal research, Crime and Criminology, Fifteenth Edition uses an interdisciplinary approach to bring a sprawling subject into sharp relief. From the history and theory of criminal law to today’s hot-button topics, leading scholar Reid clearly explains to students how criminology affects and relates to criminal justice policies. Key Features: An effective and unique balance of social science and legal research. Media Focus and Global Focus boxes that give context to theories with discussions of current, real-life events. Student-friendly chapter outlines, chapter summaries, key terms, exhibits, study questions, and Internet assignments. Case excerpts and related material organized in a supplement to make the book more flexible for a variety of class structures. New material on: medical marijuana, mental illness, cybercrime, crimes by and against the police, and the impact of gender and race in sentencing decisions.