CLE: Advanced Cite-Checking

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

NCAPA Registration & Cancellation Policy

Wed Jun 27, 2018 6:15pm–9:15pm

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

Registration Fee:

  • NCAPA Members $70.00
  • Non-Members $90.00

Maximum Capacity: 20 attendees


Description:


Date:                          
Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Presented by:            
Deborah Bouchoux, Esq.

Location:                    
Dentons US LLP
1900 K Street, NW
Washington, DC    
 
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.


This three-hour seminar was developed for experienced cite checkers, and provides a review of basic citation principals, 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.

Requirements:
Attendees must bring a copy of the 20th Edition of The Bluebook with them to the seminar. This 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.

Instructor Bio:
Deborah E. Bouchoux, Esquire, is a licensed attorney with more than twenty-five years of experience in legal education. She 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, Cite-Checker: Your Guide to Using the Bluebook 4th Edition, and The Aspen Handbook for Legal Writers.  Ms. Bouchoux has spoken on a variety of legal topics at private law firms, Fortune 500 companies, and various government agencies, including the Department of Justice, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and the U.S. Tax Court.


Contact:
CLE Committee
cle@ncapa.com