CLE Seminar: Advanced Cite Checking

Registration closes 2 days prior to the course date or when capacity has been reached.

NCAPA Registration & Cancellation Policy

Tue Apr 07, 2020 6:15pm–9:15pm

Location:
Dentons US LLP
1900 K Street N.W., Washington, D.C., District Of Columbia, 20006

Registration Fee:

  • NCAPA Members $70.00
  • Non-Members $90.00

Maximum Capacity: 20 attendees


Description:

CLE Seminar: Advanced Cite-Checking


When:
April 7, 2020

Presented by:  
Deborah Bouchoux, Esq.

Where:          
Dentons US LLP
1900 K Street, NW
Washington DC 20006  

Registration Fee:  
NCAPA Members $70; Non-Members $90.  

Registration check-in starts at 5:45 p.m. Course will commence at 6:15 p.m. and end at 9:15 p.m.

CLE Credit:
This course is pending approval for 3 hours of CLE Credit from NFPA.

Course Overview:
This three-hour seminar was developed for experienced cite checkers, and provides a review of basic citation principles, as well as a look at the citation form for less frequently cited materials (e.g. court rules, administrative materials). All attendees will be given a hands-on cite checking exercise followed by group discussion.

Attendees must bring a copy of the 20th Edition of The Bluebook with them to the seminar. Course recommended for those who have completed the Introduction and/or Bridging the Gap Cite Checking Courses, or those who have prior cite checking experience.
 
Speaker Bio:
Deborah E. Bouchoux has taught at paralegal programs in various universities, including the University of San Diego and Georgetown University, located in Washington, D.C. She is the author of several books and writings, including Legal Research and Writing for Paralegals (9th edition), Cite-Checker: Your Guide to Using The Bluebook, The Aspen Handbook for Legal Writers (4th edition), and texts on corporate law and intellectual property. Ms. Bouchoux has spoken on a variety of legal topics at private law firms, fortune 500 companies, and various government agencies, including the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and the U.S. Tax Court. Ms. Bouchoux is a member of the Bar of the District of Columbia (active) and the California State Bar (inactive).

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Contact:
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