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PD Hosts 6 Live CLE Webcasts from Texas Advanced Paralegal Seminar, 9/30/10

Posted by PD Membership on September 17, 2010

CLE LIVE WEBCAST PRESENTED BY THE PARALEGAL DIVISION

Join the PD for a “Live Webcast” on Thursday, September 30, 2010  ~  Earn up to 6 hours of CLE!
$50 per one-hour webcast – PD MEMBERS
$60 per one-hour webcast – Non PD Members
(If you purchase 3 or more sessions, you’ll automatically save 10% off your total. If you purchase 5 or more sessions, you’ll save 20%. If you purchase all 6 sessions, you’ll save 30%.)

Even if you cannot join the Paralegal Division in Austin at the 2010 Texas Advanced Paralegal Seminar, you can participate in up to six (6) live webcasts. Don’t miss out on these CLE presentations! These presentations will be live webcast directly from the Texas Advanced Paralegal Seminar. Be present for one or more of these presentations even if you cannot travel to Austin to attend the entire three-day event. To sign up for the webcast(s), please visit http://www.legalspan.com/txpd/webcasts.asp?UGUID.

The audio and slides for this course are presented through your computer.

Click “Read the rest of this entry” below to learn about the featured presentations for the webcasts:

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TAPS 2010 – Featured Speakers, Event Sponsors

Posted by Texas Paralegal Division Blogger at blog@txpd.org on July 13, 2010

Texas Advanced Paralegal Seminar (TAPS)

CAPITALIZING ON CLE – TAPS 2010!

TAPS will be held in Austin, Texas on September 29 – October 1, 2010.  Attendees can earn up to 14 hours of CLE, including 4 hours of Ethics.  Event details, registration, hotel information, and scholarship applications can be found at www.txpd.org/taps.

FEATURED SPEAKERS (2 OUT OF 65)

Jon Heining, General Counsel, Texas Legislative Council. Provides legal support to the council for administrative, contractual, and personnel issues.  Director of the council’s client outreach program.  Drafts bills for and provides legal advice to the Texas Legislature.  Former Counsel for public policy with the Office of Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst.  Licensed attorney for eight years.  B.B.A. summa cum laude Auburn University.  J.D. The University of Texas School of Law.  LL.M. University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia. Mr. Heining will be presenting An Overview of the Law and Ethics of Blogging.

Benette L. Zivley has been Director of the Inspections & Compliance Division with the Texas State Securities Board since 2003. From 1999 to 2003, he was an Enforcement Attorney for the Enforcement Division with the Texas State Securities Board; in 1998, Mr. Zivley worked as a law clerk with the United States District Court, Southern District of Texas; and from 1990-96, he served as a Child Support Officer with the Office of the Attorney General of Texas. Mr. Zivley graduated with cum laude honors from Texas Southern University in 1999 receiving his Juris Doctor and from Sam Houston State University and 1990 receiving a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice.Mr. Zivley is a member of the State Bar of Texas and serves on the NASAA (North American Securities Administrators Association) Broker-Dealer Operations Project Group . Mr. Zivley is the recipient of the 2009 NASAA Distinguished Service Award. Mr. Zivley also serves on the Board of Directors of Faith In Action Caregivers-Pflugerville. Mr. Zivley will be presenting Securities Fraud.

TAPS SPONSORS

Capital Networking Social (Welcome)
•Esquire Solutions –
www.esquiresolutions.com

The Capital Laugh-In (Off-Site Social)
•Center for Advanced Legal Studies – www.paralegal.edu
•HG Litigation Services – www.hglitigation.com
•Hollerbach & Associates, Inc. – www.hollerbach.com
•Innovative Legal Solutions, Inc. – www.myinnovative.net
•Stratos Legal – www.stratoslegal.com

Tote Bag -U.S. Legal Support Inc. – www.uslegalsupport.com
Padfolio – LegalPartners, L.P. – www.legalpartners.com
Speaker Materials – Litigation Solutions – www.lsilegal.com
Patron Directory – Innovative Legal Solutions, Inc. – www.myinnovative.net

Exhibitors
Blumberg Excelsior, Inc.
Capitol Services, Inc.
CaseFile Xpress
Center for Advanced Legal Services
Courtroom Sciences, Inc.
CT, A Wolters Kluwer Business
Esquire Solutions
Family Law Section/State Bar of Texas
HG Litigation Services
Hollerbach & Associates, Inc.
Innovative Legal Solutions, Inc.
Kim Tindall & Associates, Inc.
Legal Partners, L.P.
Litigation Solutions
National Registered Agents, Inc.

One Legal LLC
Reliable Document Retrieval
Southwest Medical Examination Services (An Examworks Company)
Strategic Litigation Partners
Stratos Legal
Sunbelt Reporting & Litigation Services
The Legal Connection, Inc.
U.S. Legal Support Inc.
Westlaw Deposition Services

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Texas Advanced Paralegal Seminar – Registration is Open

Posted by Texas Paralegal Division Blogger at blog@txpd.org on July 6, 2010

We are pleased to announce that registration for the 2010 Texas Advanced Paralegal Seminar (TAPS) is now open. Both PD members and non-members are encouraged to attend this three day seminar in Austin, TX at the DoubleTree North Hotel on September 29 – October 1, 2010. TAPS attendees can earn up to 14 hours of CLE, including 4 hours of Ethics. Visit www.txpd.org/taps for seminar details and event registration.

Reduced airfare rates are available from Southwest Airlines to travel to Austin for the 2010 TAPS. Hurry to make your airline reservations and save on your travel expense.  Southwest Airlines – www.swa.com

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Submit Your TAPS Theme Ideas

Posted by Texas Paralegal Division Blogger at blog@txpd.org on January 11, 2010

The TAPS 2010 theme contest is officially open!  You can submit your ideas any time between 8:00 am on January 11th until 8pm on January 22nd. We will select the winner at our TAPS planning meeting on the 23rd. Remember, the winning theme will receive a $25 Visa gift card!

Contest Rules:

  1. Submissions can only be made by current PD members and you must provide your member number when you submit your theme.
  2. Only one theme submission per person.
  3. The TAPS planning committee reserves the right to not pick a winner if there are no appropriate themes submitted.
  4. Contest winner will be notified by email and will receive the Visa gift card by mail in 1-3 weeks.

The TAPS 2010 Theme contest is sponsored by Elite Document Technology.

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TAPS Theme Contest

Posted by Texas Paralegal Division Blogger at blog@txpd.org on January 6, 2010

TAPS logoWe’re doing things a bit differently this year and letting our membership help pick the theme for TAPS 2010!  Starting at 8am January 11th and ending at midnight on January 20th, Paralegal Division members can submit TAPS theme ideas here at the PD blog*.  All submissions will be shared with the TAPS planning committee on January 23rd and the selected theme will win a $25 Visa gift card!

TAPS 2010 is scheduled for September 29th through October 1st in Austin, Texas.

Previous TAPS themes have included:

  • 2009: Chart Your Course – Sharpen Your Mind (nautical theme)
  • 2008: Celebrating Paralegals Across the Lone Star State – TAPS Turns Ten in 2008! (anniversary theme highlighting previous TAPS locations)
  • 2007: It’s a Perfect Score! TAPS 2007 – CLE and More! (bowling / sports theme)
Elite Document Technology logo The TAPS 2010 Theme contest sponsored by Elite Document Technology

Elite Document Technology was created specifically with the legal community in mind. Relying on industry basics while also embracing cutting edge technology, we offer a full range of products and services tailored to law firms and corporate legal departments. Understanding the complete litigation life cycle is what separates Elite Document Technology from competitors. Services include Forensic data collections, Court reporting/videographer, Scanning, Coding, Database hosting and creation, and complete reprographic solutions. Our reputation for meticulous attention to service and detail are what bring business professionals to Elite Document Technology, this is also what keeps them coming back! To schedule a deposition or to have one of our consultants speak with you about your litigation case please visit our website at www.elitedoctechnology.com or call out main office number at 214.698.5199.

*Contest Rules:

  1. Submissions can only be made by current PD members and you must provide your member number when you submit your theme.
  2. Only one theme submission per person.
  3. The TAPS planning committee reserves the right to not pick a winner if there are no appropriate themes submitted.
  4. Contest winner will be notified by email and will receive the Visa gift card by mail in 1-3 weeks.

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