paralegal ethics

CONSIDERING PARALEGAL ETHICS IN THE COVID 19 PANDEMIC

THE PARALEGALS‚Äô ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS IN THE COVID 19 PANDEMIC Even before the Covid-19 pandemic, private firms as well as government agencies were encouraging their employees to work from home. Agencies such as The National Aeronautics and Space Administration, The Department of Health and Human Services, Department of Defense, Department of the Navy and The Justice…

How to Become a Paralegal Online

How to Become a Paralegal Online Looking to become a paralegal online? Legal assistants and paralegals are individuals who assist lawyers in the delivery of legal services, although they cannot give legal advice themselves. Through formal education, training and experience, legal assistants and paralegals have knowledge and expertise regarding the legal system and substantive and…

legal industry

10 Trends That Are Reshaping the Legal Industry

10 Trends That Are Reshaping the Legal Industry A 2004 article titled ‚ÄúTrends That Are Shaping the Legal Industry‚ÄĚ was published on the American Bar Association news page. Information on budgets and planning, new ways to legal research, social media, and litigation technology were all highlighted in the top 10 trends. It‚Äôs been fifteen years…

nala

3 Benefits of a BCI Paralegal Certificate: Including NALA Qualifications

3 Benefits of a BCI Paralegal Certificate: Including NALA Qualifications In the current technology-driven era, adults young and old tremendously rely on Distance Education providers and materials to receive knowledge, education and training. Most college, high school, and graduate students are involved in some format of distance education through the duration of their experience, according…

legal research

Why is Online Legal Research Crucial to a Paralegal/Legal Assistant?

Why is Online Legal Research Crucial to a Paralegal/Legal Assistant? Perks of using Lexis Nexis¬ģ in the Paralegal or Legal Assistant career field Blackstone Career Institute‚Äôs Online Legal Assistant/Paralegal Career Training program includes a subscription to Lexis Nexis¬ģ for training and experience using Lexis Advanced¬ģ ‚Äď the leading source for electronic legal research. Lexis Advance¬ģ…

education

This Holiday Season, Change A Life through Education

This Holiday Season, Change A Life through Education Education is a pathway to foster positive change or personal growth. This is why Blackstone offers a correspondence paralegal course specifically designed for incarcerated individuals. Many inmates are looking for a positive endeavor while incarcerated. Research shows that serving productive time by increasing education reduces recidivism. Blackstone‚Äôs…