Paralegal Today The Essentials

  • Filename: paralegal-today-the-essentials.
  • ISBN: 9781133935629
  • Release Date: 2013-03-01
  • Number of pages: 608
  • Author: Roger Miller
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning



PARALEGAL TODAY: THE ESSENTIALS, Sixth Edition, provides readers with a concise introduction to the legal system through real-world examples, practical applications, ethical dilemmas, and hands-on activities. With its focus on the basic, key areas of paralegal studies, this book ensures that readers develop a comprehensive understanding of topics such as careers, legal ethics, litigation procedures, criminal law, legal research and analysis, legal writing, and ethical and professional responsibility. The Sixth Edition includes increased coverage of technology in the workplace, including critical topics such as confidentiality issues, e-mail policies, technology in the courtroom, and the use of social media in crime detection and enforcing delinquent court judgments. In addition, Social Media Today boxes explain how social media such as Twitter, Facebook, Google+, and LinkedIn can be used in the legal field. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

West s Paralegal Today

  • Filename: west-s-paralegal-today.
  • ISBN: 1401824293
  • Release Date: 2004
  • Number of pages: 456
  • Author: Roger LeRoy Miller
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning



This text takes a completely different approach to teaching paralegal skills in the classroom, bridging the gap between classroom learning and on-the-job realities. The authors carefully designed the full-color text and features to give students a glimpse of the types of situations and demands that they may encounter as professional paralegals. Students will become proficient in all the fundamental areas of paralegal studies and substantive law while studying this comprehensive text. All of the basic areas of paralegal studies are covered in this book such as careers, ethics, professional responsibilities, pretrial preparation, trial procedures, criminal law, legal interviewing, investigation, legal research, computer-assisted legal research, legal analysis, and legal writing. Exercises at the end of each chapter provide students with opportunities to apply the concepts and skills discussed in a variety of different formats. The text has been fully updated to reflect changes in the law and trends in the paralegal profession.

West s Paralegal Today

  • Filename: west-s-paralegal-today.
  • ISBN: 0766810097
  • Release Date: 1999
  • Number of pages: 754
  • Author: Roger LeRoy Miller
  • Publisher: West Legal Studies



The definitive text for new paralegal students provides the balanced coverage so many instructors demand. The extensive theoretical foundation is balanced with practical career information, coverage of substantive law, skill building activities, and the very latest in legal technology. All this is presented in full color with the carefully researched pedagogy shown to help the learning process for all kinds of students. A full range of paralegal topics is covered. In addition, a variety of student exercises is included so the instructor can customize student assignments to fit the requirements of his or her program. New to this edition is the coverage of environmental law, wills, trusts and estates, and computer-aided legal research. In addition, the text has been fully updated to reflect changes in law and trends in the paralegal profession. WestAEs Paralegal Today reflects the excitement surrounding paralegal studies as we enter the new millennium. Modern, colorful, and visually attractive, this book brings the paralegal field to life. Students like the dynamic full-color photos and illustrations, as well as all of the real-world examples and high-interest features.ALSO AVAILABLEStudy Guide, ISBN: 0-7668-1011-9INSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS CALL CUSTOMER SUPPORT TO ORDERComputerized Test Bank, ISBN: 0-7668-1772-5InstructorAEs Manual with Test Bank & Powerpoint Presentation Slides on DiskISBN:0-7668-1010-0"

Paralegal Today The Essentials

  • Filename: paralegal-today-the-essentials.
  • ISBN: 9781467246736
  • Release Date: 2016-10-17
  • Number of pages: 73
  • Author: CTI Reviews
  • Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews



Facts101 is your complete guide to Paralegal Today, The Essentials. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

The Paralegal Professional

  • Filename: the-paralegal-professional.
  • ISBN: 0131104616
  • Release Date: 2003-03
  • Number of pages: 427
  • Author: Henry R. Cheeseman
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall



Written by an award-winning author team, "The Paralegal Professional: Essentials" provides a solid introduction to the paralegal profession. Students gain procedural legal knowledge in the real-world skills they need to succeed. The fully up-to-date and extensive coverage of law office technology, legal and business ethics, international perspectives, and diversity prepares students for today's work environment. CAREER GUIDANCE + THE LAW This critical combination includes Numerous examples of both "Brief and Full Cases" Integrated coverage of "Diversity" "Ethics" guidelines for action Legal applications for "Technology" tools in the law office PROFESSIONALISM FOR EVERY KIND OF LEARNER Concepts are presented in a manner appealing to both new and returning students. The presentation of both "Legal" and "Business Ethics" demonstrates the connection between two worlds. "Ethics Questions" in every chapter provide the opportunity to strengthen reasoning. "Contemporary Perspective" boxes include "Articles, Interviews," and "Essays" about the critical issues that impact careers. Appendices offer guidelines for "Case Briefing" and for "Ethical Obligations." BRIEF COURSE Every feature of the book is designed for a briefer course of study. Marginal references to related "Websites" "Checklists" for Career Guidance and for Procedures Internal guide on "Latin Terms" The entire program is backed by digital and print "course supplements" that support distance learning and lifelong skills. These include a complete "Online Course" and a time-limitedversion of "LexBrief" legal briefing software and the "Lexiverse Legal Dictionary."

Paralegal Today The Legal Team at Work

  • Filename: paralegal-today-the-legal-team-at-work.
  • ISBN: 9781305854925
  • Release Date: 2016-01-01
  • Number of pages: 752
  • Author: Roger LeRoy Miller
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning



Succeed in your course and your career as a paralegal with PARALEGAL TODAY: THE LEGAL TEAM AT WORK. This updated Seventh Edition shows you how current technology and social media tools are used in practice, while helping you develop an understanding of the laws in our society, the importance of ethical and professional responsibility, and the skills needed to thrive in today's legal environment. Real-world examples, practical applications, ethical dilemmas, hands-on assignments, and an entire chapter on paralegal careers (with salary information) prepare you to meet the challenges of today's paralegal working environment. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Essentials of Practical Real Estate Law

  • Filename: essentials-of-practical-real-estate-law.
  • ISBN: 9781111136932
  • Release Date: 2011-02-14
  • Number of pages: 512
  • Author: Daniel F. Hinkel
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning



ESSENTIALS OF PRACTICAL REAL ESTATE LAW, fifth edition is a concise, yet thorough examination of the most critical areas of real estate law. It employs a user-friendly approach to introducing important real property law concepts. The text details the transactional aspects of the law needed to assist attorneys with closing real estate purchases, sales, and mortgage loans secured by real estate. It includes case summaries that allow students to practice their analytical skills and see how concepts are applied in practice. Each chapter includes practical assignments and a self-study examination to help students reinforce their understanding of the material contained in the chapter. The numerous forms and checklists also facilitate understanding of each concept and ensure the student is well prepared to work as a professional in real estate. The legal theory, tips, checklists, relevant forms, case summaries, and assignments assist the student in understanding how to successfully work in a real-world environment. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Essentials of Torts

  • Filename: essentials-of-torts.
  • ISBN: 9781133715672
  • Release Date: 2011-05-24
  • Number of pages: 408
  • Author: William P. Statsky
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning



Ideal for instructors in need of a concise text, ESSENTIALS OF TORTS, Third Edition is a practical and relevant guide for the paralegal as well as for anyone preparing for a career in the field of law. Well-written, logical, and full of interesting and diverse pedagogical material, this text focuses on paralegal roles in tort litigation while providing students with a comprehensive overview of the law of torts. This condensed version of Statsky's TORTS: PERSONAL INJURY LITIGATION, Fifth Edition, ESSENTIALS OF TORTS has been thoroughly updated to include topics that are relevant for today's students including the Internet, terrorism, 9/11, and tort liability. Chapter objectives, margin definitions, review questions, and numerous exhibits are included in each chapter and serve to reinforce chapter concepts. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Practical Real Estate Law

  • Filename: practical-real-estate-law.
  • ISBN: 9781285965741
  • Release Date: 2014-02-01
  • Number of pages: 768
  • Author: Daniel F. Hinkel
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning



Gain a solid understanding of the role of today's real estate paralegal and the intricacies of real estate law and transactions using PRACTICAL REAL ESTATE LAW, 7th edition. This comprehensive resource provides students with clear explanations to help you understand the complexities of real estate law. The book's case-based approach explains legal principles using practical applications and the most current examples. Updates throughout this edition clarify the latest rulings and industry regulations, while case summaries illustrate how legal principles operate in today's world. New case problems and assignments offer practice in reading and analyzing case material. Meaningful discussions, checklists and well-illustrated forms guide students through all areas of modern real estate practice with an emphasis on important ethical concerns. Students develop a solid understanding of transactional real estate--from real estate contracts and brokerage relationships to surveys, title insurance, taxation and real estate finance as they relate to both residential and commercial processes. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Outlines and Highlights for Wests Paralegal Today

  • Filename: outlines-and-highlights-for-wests-paralegal-today.
  • ISBN: 1614904820
  • Release Date: 2011-05-01
  • Number of pages: 324
  • Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
  • Publisher: Academic Internet Pub Incorporated



Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again! Virtually all of the testable terms, concepts, persons, places, and events from the textbook are included. Cram101 Just the FACTS101 studyguides give all of the outlines, highlights, notes, and quizzes for your textbook with optional online comprehensive practice tests. Only Cram101 is Textbook Specific. Accompanys: 9781418050320 .

Introduction to Paralegalism Perspectives Problems and Skills

  • Filename: introduction-to-paralegalism-perspectives-problems-and-skills.
  • ISBN: 9781435400061
  • Release Date: 2008-07-29
  • Number of pages: 912
  • Author: William Statsky
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning



Introduction to Paralegalism, seventh edition, explores the dynamic of working in a modern law office setting, and provides new paralegals with the ten critical skills and real-world context necessary to succeed in the field. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Paralegal Career For Dummies

  • Filename: paralegal-career-for-dummies.
  • ISBN: 1118052978
  • Release Date: 2011-03-03
  • Number of pages: 384
  • Author: Scott A. Hatch
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons



Apply important legal concepts and skills you need to succeed Get educated, land a job, and start making money now! Want a new career as a paralegal but don't know where to start? Relax! Paralegal Career For Dummies is the practical, hands-on guide to all the basics -- from getting certified to landing a job and getting ahead. Inside, you'll find all the tools you need to succeed, including a CD packed with sample memos, forms, letters, and more! Discover how to * Secure your ideal paralegal position * Pick the right area of the law for you * Prepare documents for litigation * Conduct legal research * Manage a typical law office Sample resumes, letters, forms, legal documents, and links to online legal resources. Please see the CD-ROM appendix for details and complete system requirements.

NALA Manual for Paralegals and Legal Assistants

  • Filename: nala-manual-for-paralegals-and-legal-assistants.
  • ISBN: 9781435400252
  • Release Date: 2009-03-10
  • Number of pages: 480
  • Author: National Association of Legal Assistants
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning



The revised NALA Manual is a valuable reference guide for professionals and students in the legal studies field. Working paralegals will not only find it helpful as an on-the-job reference, but also beneficial when preparing for the Certified Legal Assistant/Certified Paralegal examination. Paralegal programs can also use the manual as a reference for students or a textbook for capstone courses. The Manual is a collection of proven techniques and procedures used by paralegals nationwide. The techniques described are examples of successful solutions to actual assignments accomplished by working legal assistants. They may be used as starting points from which changes, adaptations, and modifications may be made by legal assistants in similar situations. More than 100 leading authorities with a wide range of experience in legal disciplines and management have contributed to this comprehensive manual since it was introduced in 1976. The expertise and commendable dedication of these individuals has consistently produced an authoritative and reliable reference for paralegals with each updated edition. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Interviewing and Investigating

  • Filename: interviewing-and-investigating.
  • ISBN: 9780735563858
  • Release Date: 2007
  • Number of pages: 539
  • Author: Stephen P. Parsons
  • Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online



Interviewing and Investigating: Essential Skills for the Paralegal, Second Edition, teaches students the key skills they need in an accessible, appealing format. Students will grasp the connection between law and fact as they learn effective fact analysis and develop good communication skills.

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