Give Yourself the Gift of Continuing Legal Education
Did you know that we are offering EIGHTEEN MCLE classes between today and Febraury 1st for MCLE Crunch Time? Each one hour class costs $25, but there are two programs that can make this an even better deal!
The first is our Unlimited MCLE package. This package allows you to attend as many MCLE classes as you would like to from the day you enroll through the end of 2020 for only $75 . So, if you attended every remaining Crunch Time class, you would get $450 worth of classes for only $75!
Or, you can enroll in our Discount package and not only get a 50% discount on our MCLE classes, but also get half price on conference room rentals, interlibrary loans, and document delivery, as well as unlimited use of our WiFi and charging stations. Having the use of our WiFi allows you to access databases like Westlaw and CEB Onlaw from your own laptop and download needed content to your own device!
To give you an idea of the wonderful topics our MCLE classes cover, here are the descriptions of this week’s classes:
- Litigating Animal Ownership Disputes – Tuesday, December 17, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
People love their pets and, courts are seeing an increase in disputes over who gets custody of a pet in family law cases. A new bill empowers California courts to take into consideration the care of the pet in cases of marital dissolution or legal separation. This session will provide an overview of how these cases are handled, where they are filed, and what practitioners can expect from the growing field of animal law.
- Gender Bias in the Legal Profession (DVD Presentation) – Wednesday, December 18, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
(Bias MCLE Credit) In this one hour presentation, Louis P. DiLorenzo, Esq. gives a practical analysis of gender bias in the legal profession, including suggestions for eliminating it.
- Homeowner Association Law: Basics and Recurring Issues – Thursday, December 19, 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
This class will provide a primer for lawyers and self-represented parties regarding basic homeowner association (HOA) functions, rights, and responsibilities.
- Examination of Altered Documents – Friday, December 20, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
This presentation offers an overview of the issues related to altered documents, including: alteration of records such as mortgage documents, medical records, computer generated documents and email, discovery of cut-and-paste signatures, examining signatures written on digital tablets, and the future of forensic document examination.
If you have any questions about or would like to sign up for the Unlimited MCLE or Discount Packages, come in to either one of our locations. Our librarians are happy to help! If you want to learn more about the other fourteen classes we have scheduled in January or register for a class, check out our Eventbrite page!