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TAPS 2009 has started!

Posted by Texas Paralegal Division Blogger at blog@txpd.org on October 14, 2009

 

Its officially the first day of TAPS 2009! Registration starts soon. For those on-sight, look for the group in the burnt orange shirts, they are your Planning Committee and are available to answer any questions.

Check back here through the day, on Twitter, http://www.twitter.com/txpd and Facebook, http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#/pages/Paralegal-Division-of-the-State-Bar-of-Texas/98521116596 to set the latest news, seminar infomation and maybe even some pictures.

Today’s Schedule:
9:00 a.m. Registration Opens
11:00 a.m. classes begin
4:34 p.m. Tweet Up in the hotel bar
6:15 p.m. Social by the Bay

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TAPS Early Registration Extended

Posted by Texas Paralegal Division Blogger at blog@txpd.org on September 13, 2009

EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT DEADLINE EXTENDED TO SEPTEMBER 21!
($35 LATE FEE IS ADDED ON OR AFTER SEPTEMBER 22)

TEXAS ADVANCED PARALEGAL SEMINAR (TAPS)
October 14-16, 2009 – League City, TX
CHART YOUR COURSE, SHARPEN YOUR MIND –
TAPS CLE 2009!

“AHOY MATIES – THIS IS YOUR CAPTAIN SPEAKING”
ARE YOU READY TO HEAR THIS?? THEN….

REGISTER TODAY

The Texas Advanced Paralegal Seminar (TAPS) will be held in League City on October 14-16, 2009. The TAPS brochure was included in the 2009 Summer issue of the Texas Paralegal Journal or view the TAPS Brochure and Register HERE. HURRY, early bird registration ends on September 21.

RESERVE YOUR GUEST ROOM AT SOUTH SHORE HARBOUR RESORT
South Shore Harbour Resort is a beautiful campus that sits on Clear Lake. The deadline to reserve your room with our reduced rates is Wednesday, September 23, 2009 at 6:00 pm, a limited number have been blocked. The guest room rate is $120 single/double/triple, and is under Texas Advanced Paralegal Seminar. To reserve a guest room, please call 1/800-442-5005. It is recommended that reservations be made between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm M-F. Room rate is approved for two days before and after event.

TAPS 2009 SOCIALS
TAPS brings you the best of the best! When entertaining the attendees is not the top priority but it ranks pretty high! Repeat attendees say it can’t get better than last year, but it has! Ahoy Mates! We know you are there for CLE, but who said you can’t have fun while you are there.

On Wednesday evening we will overlook the majestic harbor with a beach themed pajama party — full of lots of laughs while you meet or reconnect with friends and our vendors. Dinner included with Wednesday social ticket purchase.

On Thursday, hoist your sails because we will be cruising the bay! We will enjoy dinner aboard a beautiful yacht that will allow us to take in the October evening sky! Only 149 tickets will be sold to this event so don’t be left on the dock, REGISTER TODAY!

What Sponsors are offering at TAPS:
WEDNESDAY EVENING “WELCOME SOCIAL” SPONSORS
Center for Advanced Legal Studies, www.paralegal.edu
Esquire Solutions, www.esquiresolutions.com

THURSDAY EVENING “YACHT DINNER” SPONSORS
HG Litigation Services, www.hglitigation.com
Innovative Legal Solutions, www.myinnovative.net
Hollerbach & Associates, Inc., www.hollerbach.com
National Registered Agents, Inc., www.nrai.com
Stratos Legal, www.stratoslegal.com
Elite Document Technology, www.elitedoctechnology.com

View all of the legal service companies that will be featured in the TAPS Exhibit Hall, click on TAPS Sponsors.

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TAPS Registation Open

Posted by Texas Paralegal Division Blogger at blog@txpd.org on June 10, 2009

taps-logoThe 2009 Texas Advanced Paralegal Seminar Registration and Course Schedule are now posted on the PD website.  TAPS Registration.

This three-day, multi-track seminar provides up to 15 hours of CLE and two evenings of networking with paralegals and legal vendors from across the State.  Its an event you will not want to miss, so register soon. Space is limited for the networking events.

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TAPS Featured Speakers

Posted by Texas Paralegal Division Blogger at blog@txpd.org on April 28, 2009

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Be sure to attend TAPS 2009 to hear these and many other exciting speakers!

 

Robert S. Nichols is a partner at Bracewell & Giuliani in Houston, Texas.  Mr. Nichols has defended many employment-related lawsuits in federal and state court and is board certified in labor and employment law.  Mr. Nichols provides day-to-day legal advice to employers with respect to all aspects of the employment relationship.

 

 

Jonathan W. Gould, Ph.D., ABPP and James R. Flens, Psy.D., ABPP, both are licensed psychologist, members of the American Board of Professional Psychology, and are very involved in Forensic Psychology.  Gould and Flens have worked together on many publications and presentations regarding Child Custody, Parenting Evaluations and Mental Health Care Experts.

 

More details about TAPS 2009 are available at http://txpd.org/page.asp?p=TAPS%202009%20Home 

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TAPS 2009

Posted by Texas Paralegal Division Blogger at blog@txpd.org on April 16, 2009

Texas Advanced Paralegal Seminar


A Three Day Multi-Track CLE Seminar sponsored by the Paralegal Division, State Bar of Texas

OCTOBER 14-16, 2009
South Shore Harbour Resort
League City, TX
(South of Houston) 

Chart Your Course- Sharpen Your Mind-

TAPS CLE 2009! 

Join us for three days of

CLE, networking and entertainment!

 

  • Network with paralegals across the State
  • Earn up to 14 CLE Hours
  • Career Advancement through education
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Visit the Exhibit Hall
  • Wednesday Welcome Social, Thursday Networking Social, and Friday luncheon

PRICING OPTIONS
 

Full registration price includes three days of CLE, seminar materials and the Friday attendee’s luncheon. As an attendee, you can attend any session during the three days of the seminar. Pick and choose the classes you want to attend.

 

One-day registration price includes one day of CLE and seminar materials (socials and luncheon at additional price). As a one-day attendee, you can attend any session during the day you register to attend TAPS. Pick and choose the classes you want to attend.

 

HOTEL RESERVATIONS

A block of rooms have been reserved at the South Shore Harbour Resort Hotel.  Hotel reservation deadline is September 23, 2009.  All guest rooms at a rate of $120.00 single/double.  Booking information will be announced in April 2009.


REGISTER EARLY AND SAVE

Early registration deadline is TO BE ANNOUNCED. Register via website online beginning June 1, 2009.

  

FULL 3- DAY REGISTRATION INCLUDES:

  •  Admission to all CLE 
  • Seminar materials
  • Admission to the Exhibit Hall
  • Complimentary Continental Breakfast each day
  • Complimentary ticket to Friday luncheon/CLE Event
  • Option to purchase social tickets  

SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE!

 

Scholarships are available to attend TAPS if you need financial assistance.

 

 

Seminar details will be available online

at www.txpd.org in June 2009

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