CLE Seminar: What's New in the Twenty-First Edition of the Bluebook

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Mon Oct 19, 2020 12:00pm–1:00pm

Registration Fee:

  • NCAPA Members $30.00
  • Non-Members $50.00

Maximum Capacity: 100 attendees



Description:


When:

Monday, October 19, 2020

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Presented by:  

Deborah Bouchoux, Esq.

Where:        

Via Zoom Webinar

Registration Fee:  

Price - NCAPA Members $30; Non-Members $50.  

Zoom link will be provided once registration is complete on the NCAPA website.

CLE Credit:

This course is pending approval for 1 hour of CLE Credit from NFPA.

Course Overview:

This one-hour seminar will provide an overview of changes made in the Twenty-First Edition of The Bluebook, which was released in July 2020. All significant changes will be highlighted, and participants will receive a set of comprehensive handouts illustrating the changes and providing pertinent Bluebook page and rule numbers. Register for this seminar to find out how The Bluebook has changed, why it’s 200 pages shorter, what “flush language” is, and what changes practitioners can now make in court documents!

Recommended that attendees have a copy of the 21st Edition of The Bluebook.

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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