California Family Law for Paralegals

Author: Marshall W. Waller
Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online
ISBN: 9780735570979
Release Date: 2008-12-12
Genre: Law

California Family Law for Paralegals is the only textbook for paralegals that focuses specifically on California family law. In its fifth edition, this straightforward textbook continues to provide California paralegal students with a practical framework for examining the full range of family law issues under California law. Among the characteristics that make this text the perfect choice for teaching California family law: A practical, straightforward approach designed to teach the basics to paralegal students. A focus on the California Family Code, integrating statutory law and judicial interpretation into a cohesive general discussion of family law and its various aspects. Examples of all the key Judicial Council forms used in the practice of family law in California Unlike other California-specific books, this book was written specifically as a teaching tool and offers a format that helps students learn, including Chapter Overviews and Summaries, Exercises, Key Terms, and a Glossary. Updated and completely current, the Fifth Edition includes: Revision of the text to reflect changes in the law, with new cases and statutes Completely updated forms Advice on how technology can make family law practice more effective Completely updated Instructor's Manual A new, streamlined organization with shorter, more teachable chapters The only text of its kind, California Family Law for Paralegals offers comprehensive coverage--in a readily accessible format--of all the key topics and developments in this ever evolving area of the law. *Instructor's Manuals are a professional courtesy offered to professors only. For more information or to request a copy, please contact Wolter's Kluwer Law & Business at 800.529.7545 or [email protected]

The California Family Law Paralegal

Author: Dianna L. Noyes
Publisher:
ISBN: 1611635616
Release Date: 2014-08-15
Genre: Law

The Third Edition of The California Family Law Paralegal is today's method for students and entry level paralegals to learn the theory and practice of their profession within the specific framework of California's laws. Paralegal students and entry level paralegals will enjoy this topical course book and will refer to it again and again as a valuable desk reference in their daily work as a paralegal. This text provides in depth information about the use of Judicial Council forms and other specialized pleadings found in California. Practical exhibits and examples for students and all levels of paralegals are included, as well as sample tests, test questions, and research projects to round out their education. This edition includes the recent changes in California law that relate to the revised statutory definition of marriage, along with as much relevant information as is available at press time in this evolving area of family law. This comprehensive textbook for students and practicing paralegals in California covers the basic nuts and bolts of family law practice using a balanced approach of theory and application.

California Family Law Handbook for Paralegals

Author: L. W. Greenberg
Publisher:
ISBN: 1530070775
Release Date: 2016-05-25
Genre:

This is the First Edition of the California Family Law Handbook. It has been endorsed by two California judges who agree that this book is easy to read and understand and a great book for paralegals. It was written by an attorney who practiced family law for 25 years and currently teaches family law to paralegals. The companion workbook (California Family Law Workbook) has questions for every chapter and student assignments. This textbook is a comprehensive family law book and the only book on the market today that includes all of the important family law cases, codes and California Rules of Court. The Table of Contents is detailed enough to use for research and it has a large, extensive index. This is the book that family law paralegals and instructors have been wishing for. There is an Instructor's Manual that can be requested. It contains syllabi for 10, 12 and 15 week courses and a substantial test bank. A workbook at a special price can also be requested. Make all requests at the book's website.

The Paralegal Workbook for California Family Law

Author: L. W. Greenberg
Publisher:
ISBN: 1535424052
Release Date: 2016-07-22
Genre:

This is the First Edition Workbook for "The Paralegal Handbook for at California Family Law: First Edition". It contains after chapter questions for every chapter in the First Edition Handbook. There are 4 practical assignments with grading rubrics. The information to complete these assignments is a mythical couple scenario provided in Section 4. There are 24 Judicial Council forms including those updated on July 1, 2016. This is a great companion to the First Edition Handbook!

The 2019 Edition of California Family Law Handbook for Paralegals

Author: Esq Lw Greenberg
Publisher:
ISBN: 1793449996
Release Date: 2019-02-11
Genre: Law

This is the newest edition of the California Family Law Handbook for Paralegals. It is called the 2019 edition because it contains the more than 85 California laws regarding family law that were changed, deleted, amended and added to that became effective January 1, 2019. This is the only California family law paralegal book that is updated to January 1, 2019.

The Newly Revised California Family Law Handbook

Author: L. W. Greenberg
Publisher:
ISBN: 1535541105
Release Date: 2016-07-27
Genre:

This is a Newly Revised Edition of the California Family Law Handbook for Paralegals. It includes the same chapters presented in a different order and some additional information. The First Edition was endorsed by two California Superior Court Judges, the Hon. S. D. Huguenor (retired) and Hon. C. K. Goldsmith (retired). Both judges agreed that the First Edition was easy to read, well organized and interesting. This Newly Revised Edition is even better because it will make drafting syllabi and preparing lectures even quicker; it contains more charts for those who like information presented visually; and a special chapter on paralegal ethics has been added that includes the Rules of Professional Responsibility. This Newly Revised Edition is a must for any family law firm or anyone who wants to learn about family law. An Instructor's Manual is in the process of being published. It contains syllabi for 10, 12 and 15 week courses and a substantial testbank.

The Newly Revised California Family Law Workbook

Author: L. W. Greenberg
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1535543116
Release Date: 2016-07-27
Genre:

This is the Newly Revised Family Law Workbook that corresponds to the Newly Revised Handbook because the chapters are presented in the same order. It contains after chapter questions for every chapter, 4 practical assignments with rubrics, a mythical couple scenario to use to complete the assignments and 24 Judicial Council forms. It was designed to be used with the Newly Revised Handbook and will enhance the learning experiences provided by the Newly Revised Handbook.

California Family Law Judicial Council Forms for Paralegals 2019 Edition

Author: Esq Lw Greenberg
Publisher: Independently Published
ISBN: 1796922137
Release Date: 2019-02-15
Genre: Law

INCLUDES: FL-150 adopted as mandatory use effective January 1, 2019. And besides the newly adopted FL-150, this book contains the most commonly used Family Law Judicial Council Forms. It has been compiled with the consent of the Judicial Council for use in paralegal classrooms.

Workbook for the 2019 Edition of California Family Law Handbook for Paralegals

Author: Esq Lw Greenberg
Publisher: Independently Published
ISBN: 1797761293
Release Date: 2019-02-22
Genre: Law

This is a companion book to "The 2019 Edition of California Family Law Handbook for Paralegals." It is presented by chapter so it is easy to use for assignments or class exercises. There are 4 scenarios and these scenarios provide information for most of the questions and assignments. This workbook it intended to help the paralegal retain valuable information and learn how to complete some of the most common Family Law Judicial Council Forms.

Fundamentals of California Litigation for Paralegals

Author: Marlene A. Maerowitz
Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online
ISBN: 9780735563889
Release Date: 2007-06-22
Genre: Law

The new edition of Maerowitz and Mauet's Fundamentals of California Litigation for Paralegals gives students a complete explanation of California specific litigation. Clearly written with the student in mind, the text makes the material accessible while the accompanying workbook and forms put theory into practice. These features make this text an appealing choice: * offers a complete understanding of the litigation process from the time the client walks into the office through trial and post-judgment, including settlements and alternative forms of resolutions * balanced approach neither oversimplifies the litigation process, nor clouds the educational course with excessive information * pedagogical aids such as bold-faced terms defined in the glossary; examples; charts and checklists; sample documents; chapter overviews and summaries; and review questions are featured throughout the text * tailored to the California rules with each chapter referencing the specific California statute where more information can be found, and California forms included throughout * provides opportunities for the instructor to pick and choose which areas to emphasize * a workbook on CD accompanies the text and includes five case scenarios based on California law along with associated Judicial Council forms to be used as practical exercises * Instructor's Manual provides answers to the questions posed in the workbook and book, as well as a test bank of questions that include true-false, short answer and essay questions so that the instructor can choose the type of test to give. Projects for research and writing, sample forms, and suggested course outlines are also included Changes to the Third Edition include: * chapters on motions and discovery tools have been broken down into separate sections so that they are both easier for the student to understand and digest, and easier for the instructor to teach * depositions, interrogatories, and document production have been included and demurrers, motions to strike, and summary judgment have been broken out into separate sections * more information included on litigation management systems and how to use such systems to index and retrieve documents in large cases * reflects most recent changes in the California rules This student-friendly text offers a teachable approach to the subject of California litigation. the content is neither oversimplified nor saturated with excess information which allows for a smooth introduction. Fundamentals of California Litigation for Paralegals, Third Edition offers a complete understanding of the litigation process, allowing students to walk away with a firm understanding of the complete picture.

Introduction to Paralegalism Perspectives Problems and Skills

Author: William P. Statsky
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305686298
Release Date: 2015-03-26
Genre: Law

Master the hands-on skills you'll need to succeed in a modern law office with INTRODUCTION TO PARALEGALISM, 8e. Ten critical skills are covered in the book: identifying legal issues, breaking rules into elements,applying rules to facts interviewing clients, investigating facts, digesting discovery documents, providing litigation assistance, researching the law, drafting documents, and representing clients at administrative agencies where authorized by law.Packed with real-life insights and real-world examples,the text helps you understand the ethical guidelines that lawyers and paralegals must follow and covers the efforts underway to regulate the profession in legislatures, courts, bar associations, and paralegal associations. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The California Probate Paralegal

Author: Dianna L. Noyes
Publisher: Ingram
ISBN: 1611634520
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Law

The California Probate Paralegal, Second Edition, is a comprehensive textbook for students and practicing paralegals in California. It covers the nuts and bolts of probate, estate planning and administration using a balanced approach of theory and application. The textbook includes the history of probate and estate planning, as well as the most current, up-to-date information about estate planning and administration.This textbook provides state specific statutes, rules, and procedures and step-by-step guidance in preparing California Judicial Council forms and pleadings. Forms and practical examples are used throughout the book as they apply to typical probate and estate issues a paralegal will face in the law firm.The book is written for all levels – students as well as practicing paralegals. Readers will enjoy this topical and easy to follow textbook and will refer to it again and again as a valuable desk reference in their daily work as a probate/estate planning paralegal.