Legal Articles

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November 13, 2013 – 1,217 views
The Paralegal Resource
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, generally called the Affordable Care Act, or simply ‘ObamaCare’, refers to a recent federal statute (2010) that regulates the healthcare system of the United States. Recent findings point towards immense political fraud... Full Story 
November 7, 2013 – 1,208 views
The Paralegal Resource
The new propositions that were given out recently mentioned the age of retirement of Judges of State Supreme court. According to one of the propositions, the mandatory age of retirement for justices serving in State Supreme Courts as well as Court of Appeals will be raised to 80... Full Story 
November 5, 2013 – 2,957 views
The Paralegal Resource
It is common knowledge that a proper case management system can transform even the most disorganized of law firms. As a paralegal or legal assistant, the tumultuous task of organizing files and cases falls on your hands and it is up to you to turn the entire firm around. The good news is that if you know how to organize the documents the right way, you won't have to struggle too much. Experienced paralegals believe that successfully organizing documents and... Full Story 
October 30, 2013 – 1,193 views
The Paralegal Resource
Starting January 1, 2014, the state of California is set to expand its requirements for data breach notification under a new law. Along with this, the state legislature has passed two additional amendments addressing several data privacy issues. These three new laws, signed by Gov. Jerry Brown, will also require the... Full Story 
October 23, 2013 – 1,332 views
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The Lord Chief Justice, Lord Thomas of England and Wales, was quoted saying that legal costs could easily be cut down if meetings with out-of-station lawyers were contacted through Skype. While meetings with lawyers within London could easily be arranged, various online services could have the effect of breaching traveling and stay costs for... Full Story 
October 18, 2013 – 3,926 views
The Paralegal Resource
Paralegals are specially trained assistants who assist attorneys or lawyers in their job. Typically, they handle routine jobs on a day to day basis including legal and non-legal research, interviewing clients, and filing and drafting of cases. They also look for precedents in course of research. Paralegals can work with a private attorney, a legal firm, banks, hospitals, and other organizations... Full Story 
October 16, 2013 – 1,397 views
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Time Magazine has declared Google Glass as one of 2012's best inventions. Though it is not yet available to the public at large, from what has been said about it, it promises to be game changer. As of now, only Google employees and some thousand 'explorers' have access to this device... Full Story 
October 9, 2013 – 1,180 views
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The Supreme Court recently heard the arguments of the case on campaign contribution limits. This case between the Federal Election Commission and McCutcheon is about the central contribution rules. McCutcheon is a businessman from Alabama and is also a GOP donor. He is fighting the case to urge the central government to repeal the current limit on the overall contributions that individuals can make in a period of two years... Full Story