October 23, 2017

Industry News

Technology to the Rescue: Virtual Meetings 101

Many law firms are turning to virtual meetings to conduct business to save time and money by allowing participants to attend from their homes or … [Read more...]

Technology and the Future of the Paralegal Profession: Don’t be a Button Pusher!

There is no doubt that technology is changing the paralegal profession. Gone are the days when a paralegal sifts through dozens of books to find … [Read more...]

Making the Case for Practice Management Software

Paralegals today are often leaders at their firms when it comes to implementing and utilizing technology. They can save technology-averse lawyers … [Read more...]

Vermont Law School Names Thomas McHenry New President and Dean

The Board of Trustees of Vermont Law School has appointed Thomas J. P. McHenry as the next president and dean of VLS, effective July 1. McHenry will … [Read more...]

Are You Happy? Finding the Right Fit in Your Paralegal Career

 Are you Happy?  Finding the Right Fit in Your Paralegal Career By:  Andrea Yannuzzi, The Legal Intelligencer December 14, … [Read more...]

Widener’s paralegal program ranked among best

Widener's Paralegal Program Ranked Among best By Jeff Mordock , The News Journal   November 29, 2016 Widener University Delaware … [Read more...]

A&M-Texarkana offers Paralegal Certificate Course

A&M - Texarkana offers Paralegal Certificate Course By Fernanda Hernandez December 15, 2016 Texas A&M University-Texarkana, in … [Read more...]

Trial Prep 911

The most effective and efficient way to prepare for trial is to begin preparing immediately when the complaint is served. Unfortunately, there are … [Read more...]

Paralegals and Animal Law

Just as laws change over time so have pet ownership trends. According to the American Pet Products Association’s (APPA) 2015-2016 annual National Pet … [Read more...]

The Importance of eDiscovery in a 21st Century World

Electronic discovery (also called eDiscovery) can often be a paralegal’s best friend, as the electronic data sought, located, and secured can be … [Read more...]

UC San Diego Extension Launches Online eDiscovery and Litigation Technology Certificate

The University of California, San Diego Extension, is introducing a new "eDiscovery and Litigation Technology Certificate" in response to the … [Read more...]

Planet Data achieves Privacy Shield Framework self-certification approval

Planet Data, a global innovator in the creation and development of patented eDiscovery technologies, services and solutions, has had its … [Read more...]

New website offers national forum for probate attorneys, court personnel and bank trust officers

Estate attorneys, probate judges and bank trust officials charged with locating heirs to estates now have a powerful new resource at their disposal. … [Read more...]

Opus 2 International Partners with Singapore’s Maxwell Chambers

Opus 2 International, a worldwide litigation services and software development company has partnered with Singapore’s Maxwell Chambers, a worldwide … [Read more...]

Julia Dunlap, Esq., of UC San Diego, to Serve as President of AAfPE for 2017

The American Association for Paralegal Education has named Julia Dunlap, Esq., as its President for 2017. Dunlap is director of legal education for UC … [Read more...]