PP3e Subject Index - Z11_GOLD0000_00_SE_SIDX.QXD 12/9/09...

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Subject Index 523 Certificate, defined, 13 Certificate programs, 13 Certification for paralegal, 14–16 comparison chart for, 17–20 Certified Legal Assistant (CLA), 15 Certified Paralegal (CP), 15 Change of venue, 221 Checks and balances, 187 Chief justice, 215 Child support data form, 89 Chinese wall, 54 Choice-of-law clause, 222 Chronological resume format, 110 Circuits, 211 Citations defined, 426 parallel, 400–401 Citators, 388 Cite checking, 435 Civil laws vs. criminal laws, 298 Civil law system, 182 Civil litigation, 242 appeal, 270–273 defined, 242 discovery, 255–263 e-discovery, 263–264 e-filings in court, 255 pleadings, 242–254 pretrial motions, 264–265 settlement conference, 265 trial, 265–270 Civil practice, 103–104 billing, 103–104 costs, 103–104 fees, 103–104 Civil procedures, 340 federal rules of, 259 Claim of privilege, 59–60 common interest privilege, 60 extension of attorney–client privilege, 59–60 Claims, investigating, 341, 343–348 client interview form for, initial, 346 defense perspective to, 343 fact analysis of, 343 information sources for, 358 location and, 343–346 and obtaining official reports, 343 tangible evidence and, 346–347 timeline for, following, 347–348 Clark, David A., 45 Clichés, 436 Client data sheet, 86 Client interviews, 85–87 form for, 346 Client representation, 45–46 Client retainers/costs, 101–103 Closing arguments, 269 Closing paragraph, 437 Cobo, Michael E., 148 Codified law, 183 Colons, 435 Command school of jurisprudence, 180 Commas, 435 Commerce Clause, 187–189 defined, 187 foreign commerce, 188 interstate commerce, 188–189 Native Americans, 188 state police power, 189 Commercial law-related websites, 156 Commercial litigation, 98 Commercial speech, 190 ABA. See American Bar Association (ABA) Abacus Accounting input screens, 142 Abbreviations, 436 list of, sample, 391 Accountant–client privilege, 305 Accounting programs, 128 Acronyms, 436 Active voice, 436 Administrative agencies, 184, 306–309 appeal of, 313 defined, 307 federal, 308 government regulation of, 309 powers of, 310–313 state, 308–309 Administrative agencies, actions of disclosure of, 313–314 Equal Access to Justice Act, 314 Freedom of Information Act, 313–314 Government in the Sunshine Act, 314 judicial review of, 313 Privacy Act, 314 Administrative law, 306–309 Administrative law judges (ALJs), 310 Administrative procedure, 309–310 Administrative Procedure Act (APA), 309 Admitted, defined, 274 ADR. See Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) Adversarial party, 95 Affirmation of decisions, 273 Agent of attorney, 47 Alaska Case Law, 413 Allen, Woody, 367 Alternative dispute resolution (ADR), 222 defined, 222 employment opportunities for paralegals in, 222 forms of, 225–228 online, 228 procedures for, 225 providers for, 223–224 American Arbitration Association (AAA), 223 American Association for Paralegal Education (AAfPE), 12 American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants
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This note was uploaded on 11/15/2011 for the course LEGAL PA101 taught by Professor Pamelabasmajian during the Winter '11 term at Kaplan University.

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