January 21, 2019

Industry News

El Monte paralegal fights allegations of unauthorized practice in Santa Maria

Santa Marias Sun,  By Kasey Bubnash.  The State Bar of California is working to shut down a Los Angeles County paralegal office that … [Read more...]

Legal studies major Artdesha Williams wins paralegal scholarship

Illinois State University News, By Jennifer Han.  The Central Illinois Paralegal Association (CIPA) offers students in a paralegal studies … [Read more...]

Jury recommends life sentence for neo-Nazi who drove his car into crowd, killing a paralegal

ABA Journal, by Debra Cassens Weiss.  A memorial for Heather Heyer on 4th Street Southeast in Charlottesville, Virginia. Heyer was killed Aug. … [Read more...]

New Year, New Goals — How to Make 2019 Your Best Paralegal Year Yet

The Paralegal Voice, Legal Talk Network, By Carl Morrison.  Have you considered what goals may help you grow as a professional paralegal? In this … [Read more...]

The $100K Paralegal: Lawyer Winds Up Paying Six Figures Over $300 Dispute With Former Employee

Above the Law:  By Staci Zaretsky.  As the old saying goes, a lawyer who represents himself has a fool for a client. That seems to be … [Read more...]

New Optima Juris Website Makes It Easier Than Ever to Book U.S. Deposition Services in Cities and Countries Around the World

Optima Juris, an international deposition agency, has announced the launch of its newly redesigned website OptimaJuris.com. The new website is … [Read more...]

Florida’s Daily Business Review Seeks Nominations for its 2019 Awards for Professional Excellence in the Legal Community

The Daily Business Review, an ALM newspaper serving the South Florida legal profession, is sponsoring its annual Professional Excellence Awards event … [Read more...]

Level 2 Legal Solutions releases results of research focusing on paralegal and paralegal management trends

Independent research highlights high levels of job satisfaction and the impact of collaboration, technology, and outsourcing in the Paralegal … [Read more...]

Central Pennsylvania Paralegal Association to hold 2018 Fall Seminar October 30

The Central Pennsylvania Paralegal Association will present its annual Fall Seminar October 30, 2018 in Harrisburg, PA at the corporate headquarters … [Read more...]

Consumer vs. Enterprise Security: There Is a Difference

By Joe Kelly, founder and CEO of Legal Workspace.  Published in ABA's Law Technology Today, September 5, 2018 Lawyers can’t pretend that their … [Read more...]

Judge Advocate General Association of Legal Paraprofessionals joins the National Federation of Paralegal Associations

The National Federation of Paralegal Associations, Inc. (NFPA) has announced that the Judge Advocate General Association of Legal Paraprofessionals … [Read more...]

How lawyers are integrating paraprofessionals into practice

How lawyers are integrating paraprofessionals into practice In the months since my first article on Washington limited license legal … [Read more...]

Miami attorney publicly reprimanded for allegedly failing to adequately supervise paralegal

Miami attorney publicly reprimanded for allegedly failing to adequately supervise paralegal Miami attorney Luis Fernandez, practicing in Florida … [Read more...]

Former Law Firm Paralegal Claims Nonstop Sexual Harassment by Firm Owner

Former Law Firm Paralegal Claims Nonstop Sexual Harassment by Firm Owner A former personal injury paralegal at a small Waterbury-based firm has … [Read more...]

Outsourcing Support Services: How About a Freelance Paralegal?

By Melissa Acosta. New Jersey Law Journal, 03/2018. A better work/life balance for the attorney is the greatest advantage to working with a freelance … [Read more...]