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The Texas Paralegal Journal Fall Edition is Available!

Posted by Texas Paralegal Division Blogger at blog@txpd.org on September 30, 2019

The Paralegal Division of the State Bar of Texas Fall Edition of the  Texas Paralegal Journal (TPJ) is available!  See the President’s Message to Attorneys and meet your 2019-2020 Board of Directors and Committee Chairs!

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The Paralegal Pulse

Posted by Texas Paralegal Division Blogger at blog@txpd.org on September 17, 2019

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WEBINAR: AUGUST 15, 2019

Posted by Texas Paralegal Division Blogger at blog@txpd.org on July 29, 2019

Be sure and sign up for the next upcoming webinar:

MEDICAID AND MEDICAID MYTHBUSTERS

Thursday, August 15, 2019 – 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Central

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SUMMER TPJ IS AVAILABLE

Posted by Texas Paralegal Division Blogger at blog@txpd.org on June 24, 2019

TPJ Summer

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UPCOMING WEBINARS

Posted by Texas Paralegal Division Blogger at blog@txpd.org on June 24, 2019

June 25, 2019 (Tuesday)

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm (CST)

Click HERE to register

“Integrating Digital Forensics Techniques into E-Discovery Processing and Review”

TBLS approved: 1.0-hour CLE in Bankruptcy Law; Civil Trial Law; Family Law; or Personal Injury Trial Law.

Speaker:  Dr. Gavin W. Manes, CEO of Avansic E-Discovery & Digital Forensics

Summary: This webinar will focus on e-Discovery workflow (preservation, collection, processing, review, and production) and digital forensics (comparison to e-Discovery, common techniques that apply to e-Discovery).

June 27, 2019 (Thursday)

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm (CST)

Click HERE to register

“Adult Disabled Child: Update In Child Custody Litigation”

TBLS approved: 1.0-hour CLE in Family Law or Civil Trial Law.

Speaker:  Dawnelle Thompson, Attorney at Thompson Legal

Summary: One-hour webinar on updated law change with House Bill 558 in child support modification that specifically addresses the adult disabled child, new legislative options for special needs trust and child support, fiduciary responsibilities, and other resource considerations in the child support modification planning and implementation.

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TAPS 2019: REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

Posted by Texas Paralegal Division Blogger at blog@txpd.org on June 5, 2019

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TBLS APPLICATION DEADLINE

Posted by Texas Paralegal Division Blogger at blog@txpd.org on May 16, 2019

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Live Webinar: May 7, 2019

Posted by Texas Paralegal Division Blogger at blog@txpd.org on May 6, 2019

Click HERE to register

“International Discovery: I found My Witness & Documents in Uzbekistan – Now, How Do I Get Them?”

Presented by Kenneth P. Kula, Senior Counsel at Buether Joe & Carpenter LLC

Event Description: Serving a Complaint against a foreign entity can be a daunting and time-consuming task.  Similarly, locating relevant or important documents for a case outside the United States can be easy, compared to actually obtaining the testimony from the witness or copies of the documents once found.  Fortunately, the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and certain laws of the United States and treaties to which it is a signatory make that whole process a little more manageable.  This one-hour webinar will explore those issues and provide a summary of best practices and procedures for effectively and efficiently obtaining the discovery one needs when it resides outside the jurisdiction of the United States of America.

Time:  12:00 noon CT

Cost:  $40.00 for PD Members / $50.00 for Non-Members

TBLS approved: 1.0-hour CLE in Civil Trial Law or Personal Injury Trial Law 

For more information and to register, click HERE

 

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Check out the TPJ Spring 2019

Posted by Texas Paralegal Division Blogger at blog@txpd.org on April 26, 2019

Spring TPJ

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TAPS 2019 SCHOLARSHIP

Posted by Texas Paralegal Division Blogger at blog@txpd.org on April 9, 2019

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