Legal and Paralegal Schools - Career Studies

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Students that want to work in law but don't necessarily have the desire to become a lawyer can take another popular path. Several education options are available to students inside legal and paralegal career studies. Legal and paralegal schools offer career studies to become a lawyer's assistant. As an assistant students should expect to work with lawyer's to prepare for meetings and trails. Work duties regularly consist of researching facts, writing reports, drafting legal documents, and ...
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Sep 01 2014


Wrongful Death Victims in Los Angeles California - Getting a Competent Lawyer

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If someone in your family has been killed as a result of negligence or other liability in Los Angeles California, filing a wrongful death lawsuit is necessary in order for the surviving beneficiaries to get the money they are entitled to. The current Statute of Limitations for filing a lawsuit in the state of California is two years from the date of the incident that caused the wrongful death. You will lose your right to sue if your lawsuit is not filed within this time period. What constitutes ...
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Aug 25 2014


Lost in Translation: California Community Dispute Resolution Programs Denied Funding

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In 1986, the California legislature enacted a statute to fund a Dispute Resolution Program. In enacting this statute the Legislature recognized that the resolution of many disputes is unnecessarily costly, time consuming and complex when achieved through formal court proceedings. As a result, the legislature intended for the funds to be directed to the community to develop an informal resolution of disputes in a non-coercive dispute resolution forum, outside of the court system. The intent of ...
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Aug 18 2014


Research on Federal Law of the US

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The history of the federal law of the United States can be traced back to times when America became one of the English colonies. Evolution of federal law can began with Roman social law (1100 A.D.) together with Magna Carta (1215). This study analyzes the starting points of the federal law and societal matters of colonial rule which were the origins of configuration of U.S. federal law. The paper also includes the original legislative acts in particular Articles of Confederation, Amendments to ...
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Aug 11 2014


The Role of Family and Culture in Shaping One Woman's Decision to Return to her Zapotec Roots in San Bartolomé Quialana, Tlacolula, Oaxaca

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Gloria Morales P•©rez spent most of her life in Anaheim, California, living what for many Mexican immigrants is the American dream –  hard work resulting in a lifestyle that included going to the show and for Chinese food on weekends, taking the children to Disneyland, and spending the occasional evening in a Latin nightclub. But on September 23, 2010, the 25-year-old Zapotec native returned home to the tiny municipality of San Bartolom•© Quialana, Tlacolula, in the southern ...
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Aug 04 2014


7 Ways to Research Your Nonfiction Book

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If you are writing nonfiction, chances are you will have to research. Here are 7 of the most effective ways to go about it. 1. Interviews The first rule of interviewing is to find an expert. The second is to use every listening skill at your disposal. If you don•¢â‚¬â„¢t understand what you•¢â‚¬â„¢re hearing, ask for clarification. You are there to learn, not to show the other person how much you know. Summarize, in your own words, what you understood. The third rule is to ...
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Jul 28 2014


Online Legal and Paralegal Training Schools

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There are a number of accredited online schools and colleges that offer training for those looking to obtain a degree in the legal and paralegal field. Paralegals, also known as lawyer assistants are responsible for a variety of tasks like researching, preparing documents, meeting with clients, and taking notes. Students who choose to enroll in an online educational program will prepare for careers in law, criminal justice, and more. Online educational options include certificates as well as ...
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Jul 21 2014


Professional Closet Organizing

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Take An Inventory Of Your Entire Wardrobe. Decide what you wear most often, seldom, or what you not wear at all. Remove the items you haven't worn in over a year and donate them to charity.Donate items that do not fit. Anything that is damaged beyond reasonable repair should be trashed.Make a decision as to what needs to be put in storage.Determining what to keep in the closet based on seasonal needs.Garments should be organized by type and then by color.As an example, blouses can first be by ...
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Jul 19 2014


Senate Terms Glossary A - C

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b>Adjourn for more than 3 days - Under the Constitution, neither chamber may adjourn for more than three days without the approval of the other. Such approval is obtained in a concurrent resolution approved by both chambers. act - Legislation (a bill or joint resolution, see below) which has passed both chambers of Congress in identical form, been signed into law by the President, or passed over his veto, thus becoming law. Technically, this term also refers to a bill that has been passed by ...
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Jul 14 2014


How effective is Legal Outsourcing

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In the last quarter of 2008 America faces economic challenges never imagined even a few months ago. How will businesses manage and survive the limitations on credit, demand and growth? How does the economic downturn impact lawyers and law firms which service the business community?Recession has made outsourcing and off-shoring a common business affair. Today almost every country like US which is facing thrashes of recession is eager to outsource its legal services without compromising with the ...
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Jul 07 2014