Get All 10 Export U Classes and Save $50!

Join the LA Law Library as it hosts the District Export Council of Southern California and the Port of Los Angeles Trade Connect in a ten-part training series. This offer is good through March 5, 2015.    

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LA Law Library does not provide legal advice: 
LA Law Library provides legal resources and assistance with legal research as an educational service. The Law Library is pleased to offer our patrons the opportunity to obtain assistance from third party legal service providers at this and other events within the Library. However, the Library does not control and is not responsible for the content or scope of any assistance given by those providers.

Registration fee: $200 
Nonrefundable, payment reserves spot.
All sessions are approved for 3 CES Credits. CES Credits are administrated through NCBFAA Educational Institute (NEI).
Parking offered with regisrations. Light refreshments provided.

*Attendees must park at 108 N. Hill Street, at Hill & 1st Streets, directly across from the Stanley Mosk Courthouse to get free parking.

Last Updated: Monday, 26 January 2015 15:30

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MCLE: Cybersecurity for Lawyers: Is Your Clients' Confidential Information Secure?

Wednesday, May 13, 2015
12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Have you ever stopped to consider how you or your firm access and communicate confidential information over the internet? Due to a lack of available security procedures, we are constantly forced to compromise the confidentiality of sensitive information. This presentation will highlight steps which can be taken to maintain confidentiality and meet your ethical obligations – including obligations you may not know you are failing to meet.

Class covers:

  • State and federal regulations and ethics rules surrounding electronic communications for lawyers
  • Fines and legal repercussions of not complying with regulatory and ethical requirements
  • Electronically stored information security problems plaguing the legal industry
  • Components of a secure system, including cryptography, and how each should be utilized
  • Q&A session

Earn 1 hour MCLE credit (0.5 Legal Ethics, 0.5 General)

Presented by Todd Sexton:
Todd Sexton is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Identillect Technologies. A security and encryption expert, Todd specializes in executive management, cross-functional team leadership, product development, regulatory compliance, and electronic data security breach prevention. Todd frequently speaks on the topic of email security, educating business owners on how to turn the currently cumbersome methods of securing email into usable, intuitive and streamlined solutions. Todd received an MBA in Business Finance from Point Loma University in San Diego.

LA Law Library does not provide legal advice:
LA Law Library provides legal resources and assistance with legal research as an educational service. The Law Library is pleased to offer our patrons the opportunity to obtain assistance from third party legal service providers at this and other events within the Library. However, the Library does not control and is not responsible for the content or scope of any assistance given by those providers.

Registration fee: $20 for the class
Nonrefundable payment reserves seat
Parking and lunch options available during registration

Last Updated: Monday, 26 January 2015 12:21

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MCLE: Managing Stress in the Practice of Law

Wednesday, March 4, 2015
12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

The practice of law is stressful. Stress can adversely affect your physical, mental and emotional health, and can even affect work performance and competence. This class will explore the adverse psychological and physiological effects of stress and give you the tools to manage stress when it arises in your legal practice.

Class covers:

  • What stress is, and how to recognize the signs
  • Attorneys and stress: the extent of the problem
  • Common stressors for attorneys, and how to manage stress response
  • Helpful resources, tips and strategies for managing stress

Earn 1 hour Substance Abuse/Competency Issues MCLE credit

Presented by Wean Khing Wong:

Wean Khing Wong is a patent attorney specializing in medical, biological, chemical, and material sciences. She serves as an appellate court mediator in intellectual property and real estate matters and is a designated Master Certified Negotiation Expert. She holds an M.A. in Counseling Psychology and a B.S. in Biology, and has served as a trainer for psychotherapy interns at Marina Airport Counseling Service. When teaching seminars on stress management, she draws both from her biological and psychological expertise, and from her personal experiences with stress management.

LA Law Library does not provide legal advice: 
LA Law Library provides legal resources and assistance with legal research as an educational service. The Law Library is pleased to offer our patrons the opportunity to obtain assistance from third party legal service providers at this and other events within the Library. However, the Library does not control and is not responsible for the content or scope of any assistance given by those providers.

Registration fee: $20 for the class
Nonrefundable payment reserves seat
Parking and lunch options available during registration

Last Updated: Monday, 26 January 2015 12:11

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MCLE: Navigating Ethical Dilemmas Successfully

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Law can be one of the most important and dignified professions when practiced in a professional and ethical manner. This class, designed for attorneys new and experienced looking for a fresh perspective on resolving common ethical dilemmas, will focus on how to adhere to these highest ideals of the profession. Armed with the knowledge to avoid common ethical pitfalls, attendees can learn to avoid the grief often associated with such mistakes and stay on the high road of ethical compliance.

Class covers:

  • Fee agreements
  • Dealing with pro se litigants
  • Conflict checks
  • Ethics law updates

Earn 1 hour Legal Ethics MCLE credit

Presented by Donald P. Schweitzer
Donald P. Schweitzer is a Certified Family Law Specialist with over 15 years of trial experience. Prior to going into private practice, Mr. Schweitzer served as a Deputy District Attorney in Orange County for eight years. He is a member of the American Bar Association, the California State Bar, the Los Angeles County Bar Association, and the Pasadena Bar Association, where he served as its president. Mr. Schweitzer currently serves on the board of the Los Angeles County Bar Foundation.

LA Law Library does not provide legal advice:
LA Law Library provides legal resources and assistance with legal research as an educational service. The Law Library is pleased to offer our patrons the opportunity to obtain assistance from third party legal service providers at this and other events within the Library. However, the Library does not control and is not responsible for the content or scope of any assistance given by those providers.

Registration Fee: $35 for the class
Nonrefundable payment reserves seat
Parking and lunch options available during registration

Last Updated: Monday, 26 January 2015 11:50

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MCLE: 2015 Family Law Case Update: The Perspective from the Bench

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.

This class will provide family law and general practitioners with a review of the top new family law cases from the perspective of a sitting family law judge. Learn important practice tips from these cases in several areas of family law, and review the most significant changes and trends.

Class covers:

  • Child custody
  • Marital agreements
  • Domestic violence
  • Child & spousal support
  • Division of property

Presented by Hon. Judge Mark Juhas
Judge Mark A. Juhas sits in a general family law assignment on the Los Angeles Superior Court and has done so since November 2002. He attended the Colorado College and received his JD in 1979 from Seattle University School of Law. He is the chair of the California Commission on Access to Justice, and is member of several committees for the Los Angeles Superior Court including chair of the Access and Fairness committee. For the Judicial Council he is currently on the CJER Governing Committee and chairs the Family and Juvenile Advisory Committee for the Judicial Council. He was a member of the Elkins Family Law Task Force, Elkins Family Law Implementation Task Force and the Self- Represented Litigant Task Force. He regularly teaches for, among others, the Los Angeles Superior Court's education program, CJER, the Los Angeles County Bar Association, and Southwestern Law School.

Earn 1 hour general MCLE credit

 

LA Law Library does not provide legal advice:
LA Law Library provides legal resources and assistance with legal research as an educational service. The Law Library is pleased to offer our patrons the opportunity to obtain assistance from third party legal service providers at this and other events within the Library. However, the Library does not control and is not responsible for the content or scope of any assistance given by those providers.

Registration fees: 
$35 for the class (non-refundable payment reserves seat)
Parking and lunch options available during registration

 

Last Updated: Monday, 26 January 2015 11:44

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