May 4, 2016

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Digital Evidence is Everywhere

Computer forensics has developed into a huge business. Our digital evidence experts travel nationwide… [more]

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Health Care Law Part II: New Content and Opportunities

The first article in this series pointed out that today’s highly educated, experienced, technology… [more]

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Social Media Throughout the Litigation Process

Electronic Social Media, or ESM, plays a central role at every stage of litigation: from the collection… [more]

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Protecting Client Secrets From Hackers

What do hackers like better than hacking a business to steal confidential customer information and insider… [more]

Protecting Client Secrets From Hackers Protecting Client Secrets From Hackers

Paralegal Today Q4 2015

Featured in this edition is Paralegal Today - Ask the Listserv, Protecting Client Secrets from Hackers,… [more]

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Industry News

NFPA Joint Conference In Wichita, Kansas April 29 – May 1

NFPA’s 2016 Joint Conference, hosted by the Kansas Paralegal Association, will be held at Newman University in Wichita, Kansas from April 29 – May 1, 2016. The NFPA 2016 Joint Conference will bring together legal professionals from local paralegal associations across the country. These legal professionals are responsible for leadership, innovation, and information in their […]

Xact Data Discovery Acquires Orange Legal Technologies

Xact Data Discovery (XDD), a leading international provider of e-discovery, data management and managed review services for law firms, corporations and government agencies, announces its acquisition of Orange Legal Technologies (OrangeLT). OrangeLT is a respected, premier provider of litigation, audit and investigation support services with local, domestic or international requirements.        Like XDD, OrangeLT offers […]

Paralegal Doing Unpaid Double Duty Wins Substantial Payment from California Assembly

Paralegal Doing Unpaid Double Duty Wins Substantial Payment from California Assembly

NE paralegal program earns ABA certification

NE paralegal program earns ABA certification

National Guard paralegal becomes assistant prosecutor

National Guard paralegal becomes assistant prosecutor

Paralegal sues Edgar Snyder and Associates over allegedly violating FMLA

Paralegal sues Edgar Snyder and Associates over allegedly violating FMLA

Cloud Culture – How to Maximize Online Security

It’s not secret technological advances are re-shaping the way attorneys and paralegals work.  The cloud has provided a particular boon to the industry: by sharing and storing files in the cloud and syncing them to your work computer, phone, and devices at home, you can work on the go…. Tweet to share, Log in or […]

Honing Your Investigative Paralegal Skills – Part II

In Part I of this article (Q1 – 2015 issue) we noted a few examples of paralegal-investigator collaboration on trial preparation.  We then discussed several specialized search techniques professional investigators use in locating subjects. Tweet to share, Log in or register to continue reading.

How to Decide if Transitioning from Paralegal to Attorney is Right for You

The paralegal profession is one of utmost importance.  In many instances, a case is one by research, organization and insight of a paralegal.  Those who are called to the profession undeniably have a legal mind as not everyone wishes to analyze and study law. Tweet to share, Log in or register to continue reading.

Mentoring Ethically: Practical Guidance for Mentoring Your Peer

Peer-to-peer paralegal mentoring can be an enriching and rewarding experience for both mentors and mentees.  Mentees benefit from the knowledge and wisdom of experienced colleagues who share resources, insight, and guidance to help them develop skills and achieve professional advancement. Tweet to share, Log in or register to continue reading.

Paralegal Today Q3 2015

Featured in this edition is Paralegal Today – Introduction to Healthcare Law – What Paralegals Need to Know, Mentoring Ethically – Practical Guidance for Mentoring  your Peers, Tech Rescue – Microsoft Suite, Cloud Culture – How to Maximize Online Security while embracing the Cloud, Upcoming Federal Rule Changes, Honing Your Investigative Paralegal Skills Part II […]

Working as a Paralegal Instructor – Part 2

In Part One, we discussed how to qualify for and obtain a paralegal teaching position and reviewed the process of planning and preparing a paralegal studies course. Tweet to share, Log in or register to continue reading.

The Evolution of Redactions

My former boss was a doodler. Without fail, I would review documents he had previously reviewed only to find he had circled something or drew some arrows or jotted a side note. Tweet to share, Log in or register to continue reading.

Paralegal Today’s 23rd Annual Salary Survey

Paralegal Today’s 23rd Annual Salary Survey reveals only a modest increase of 2.5% across the board for paralegal incomes at $59,773 with the highest increase reflected by those paralegals supporting corporations. Tweet to share, Log in or register to continue reading.

The Role of a Paralegal in Working With an Expert Witness

The Role of a Paralegal in Working With an Expert Witness

Speaker’s Corner: Let paralegals act in arbitration matters

Speaker’s Corner: Let paralegals act in arbitration matters

2015 Advocate Capital, Inc. / AAJ Paralegal of the Year Award Nominations Now Open

2015 Advocate Capital, Inc./ AAJ Paralegal of the Year Award Nominations Now Open

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