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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: 1:00 PM - 2:00 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 hours of continuing education for paralegals, including 0.0 hour of ethics, 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 on 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 Certifying Board for Legal Assistants of the National Association of Legal Assistants, Inc., for 1.0 hours, including 0.0 ethics, of continuing legal assistant education self-study credit required to maintain the CLA (Certified Legal Assistant) credential.
This seminar has been approved by The National Federation of Paralegal Associations, Inc. (NFPA) for 1.0 hours of Continuing Legal Education self-study credit, including 0.0 hour of ethics.
This program has been approved by the North Carolina State Bar Board of Paralegal Certification for computer-based continuing paralegal education credit in the amount of 1.0 hours, of which 0.0 hour will also apply in the area of professional responsibility. This course is not sponsored by the Board of Paralegal Certification.
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).
Approved for 1.0 CLE self-study credit by the Washington State Paralegal Association (WSPA).
HON. ANN-MARIE CARRUTH enjoyed a private general law practice prior to taking the bench in 2015. She holds both her undergraduate and law degree 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.