Property Assessed Clean Energy Programs (PACE) are fraught with predatory lending practices and lead to frequent foreclosures. This program helps attorneys understand how to protect their PACE clients.
Understanding how to effectively and efficiently enforce judgments can bring tremendous value to your clients. This program walks viewers through the steps of this tricky process, giving them everything they need to know begin collecting their clients' outstanding...
Criminal and civil attorneys alike rely data gathered from the Internet of things as evidence. This course will explain to attorneys how this data is collected, and the places that such data is stored.
Forensic document examiners are often retained to determine whether a document has been altered. This presentation offers an overview to attorneys to different types of alterations encountered by document examiners and methods of detecting the alterations.
This seminar uses case studies to illustrate methods of handwriting authentication. Cases include the Zodiac Killer and the 2018 Zahau v. Shacknai case that resolved whether Rebecca Zahau was murdered or committed suicide at the Spreckels Mansion on Coronado Island.
The immigration law Form I-846 Affidavit of Support creates a potentially lifelong spousal support obligation. This presentations delves into this often overlooked contractual obligation and gives attorneys serving eligible immigrant clients the tools they need to...
This course provides an overview of the eviction process in California from start to finish, touching on common issues landlords face when filing an unlawful detainer case, and what to expect throughout the process,
This program provides a general overview of Animal law as a focus for law practitioners in the United States, and updates lawyers on the recent legal trends coming from the leader in animal rights, California
Human trafficking is global crisis. The International Labor Organization has estimated that there are 20.9 million victims worldwide. In this program, President of The Human Trafficking Pro Bono Legal Center, Martina Vandenberg, discusses the state of human...
The program will address how the applicable Rules of Professional Responsibility intersect with litigation funding, as well as the notable legal decisions that have impacted the litigation funding industry
When a sexual harassment compliant occurs in the workplace, it is important that the organization conduct a prompt and thorough investigation. This course guides attorneys through the investigation process
A contested adoption can have enormous consequences on all the parties involved in the adoption process as well as the child who is subject to adoption.In this program, adoption attorney Colleen Quinn discusses the causes and consequences of contested adoptions, using...
Part 2 of this introductory motions course focuses on the types of motions that civil litigators commonly encounter. The course presenter covers a number of valuable practice tips in filing and defending these motions.
Studies have shown that a well-written motion has a significantly greater chance at success even apart from the merits of the case. Part 1 of this course focuses on the art of drafting and legal writing in order to make briefs more persuasive for judges and law clerks.
This program will dissect the role and qualifications of employment practices experts in employment litigation, explore the value they bring to a case, and discuss a number of admissibility trends from cases.