May 24, 2017

Industry News

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...]

Preparing for Electronic Discovery in Litigation

A White Paper from Mayer Brown LLP, Chicago IL. The largest cost in litigation is discovery, an ever-growing percentage of which is electronic … [Read more...]

Fair Use and the Internet

According to the latest estimates, there are more than one billion websites on the Internet, and each second there are more than 40,000 Google … [Read more...]

Practical Tips for Building a Skill Set to Advance Your Career

Abraham Lincoln once said “Whatever you are, be a good one.” This very quote is displayed in my office as a daily reminder. A well-rounded paralegal … [Read more...]

Why Paralegals Should Volunteer for Pro Bono Programs

There are many reasons, both personal and professional, for paralegals to consider contributing their time and expertise through pro bono service. … [Read more...]

Delivering Top-Notch Customer Service

Customer service is an important component of any business-to-consumer and business-to-business transaction. The legal profession is no exception to … [Read more...]

Duke Law, EDRM Join Forces to Advance E-Discovery Education and Standards

EDRM (Electronic Discovery Reference Model), the leading standards organization for the e-discovery market, has been acquired by Duke University … [Read more...]

LawBase Offers Educational Scholarship

LawBase, a leading case and matter management system designed to increase productivity, is sponsoring a $1,000 scholarship to an individual law … [Read more...]