Finding, Reading and Verifying Cases
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Proficiently navigating through case law research is an important part of a paralegal's duties. It is critical to understanding how the issues involved in the case are viewed by the court and establishing precedent. Discover the key elements involved in finding, interpreting and prioritizing relevant case law in this practical program. Order today!
Session time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Eastern
Presenter: Hon. Ann-Marie Carruth
This program meets the California MCLE Paralegal requirement as specified in Business and Professions Code Section 6450(d).
This course will qualify for 1.0 DCP CLE credit hours, including 0.0 DCP ethics credit hour, toward the eligibility requirements of the DPA Delaware Certified Paralegal Program.
This course will qualify for 1.0 hours of self-study continuing education for paralegals, including 0.0 hour of self-study ethics credit, toward the eligibility requirements of the Florida Registered Paralegal Program.
This course will qualify for 1.0 hours of distance learning continuing education for paralegals, including 0.0 hour of ethics, toward the eligibility requirements as a paralegal affiliate member of the Indiana State Bar Association. No more than 3.0 hours of distance learning CLE credit may be earned during a reporting period.
This program may qualify for up to 1.0 hours of self-study CLE credit by the Montana Commission of Continuing Legal Education, including 0.0 hour of ethics. No more than 4.0 hours of self-study CLE credit may be earned during a reporting period.
This seminar meets the requirements of the NALA Certifying Board for 1.0 hours, including 0.0 ethics, of continuing legal education self-study credit required to maintain the CP(Certified Paralegal) credential.
This course will qualify for 1.0 hours of self-study continuing education for paralegals, including 0.0 hour of ethics, toward the eligibility requirements of the Ohio State Bar Association Paralegal Certification program.
Approved by the Paralegal Division of the State Bar of New Mexico for 1.0 general self-study credit and 0.0 ethics self-study credit (for a total of 1.0 hours CLE).
NBI, Inc. is licensed by the New Hampshire Department of Education Office of Career School Licensing. There are no enrollment prerequisites or admissions requirements for this course, and there is no exam or grading system. Satisfactory progress is based solely on attendance at the course. Credits may not be transferred. All refunds shall be paid within 30 days upon written notification from a student of cancellation or withdrawal. Students receiving benefits from federal programs shall be subject to federal refund policies, rules and regulation. Student complaints should be directed to our office at (800) 930-6182. Upon exhausting all avenues with NBI, Inc. for resolution, students may file a complaint with the Office of Career School Licensing at (603) 271-6443.
HON. ANN-MARIE CARRUTH enjoyed a private general law practice prior to taking the bench in 2015. She holds both her undergraduate and law degrees from Texas Tech University, where she was named best oralist in mock trial competitions and received the American Jurisprudence award in international environmental law. Chief Justice Nathan Hecht has appointed Judge Carruth to the Judicial Committee on Information Technology and the Landlord-Tenant Forms Task Force. She has twice been named Judge of the Year by the West Texas Justices of the Peace and Constables Association, Young Adult Volunteer of the Year by the Lubbock Volunteer Center, and a Woman of Excellence by the YWCA. In 2018, JPCA named Judge Carruth's Saturday Court as the "Best Practice" in the state of Texas. She is a member of the Texas Tech University School of Law Inns of Court and the Texas Bar Foundation, and is currently working on her master's degree in judicial studies through the National Judicial College. Judge Carruth also serves on the Board for the Texas Bar College. She is also an adjunct professor for Texas Tech University, Wayland Baptist University, and Texas Tech University School of Law.