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    • 10 Jul 2020
    • 5:00 PM (PDT)
    • Online
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    Fridays at 5:00 PM 
    Through the End of Shelter In Place

    Online through Zoom
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    • 13 Jul 2020
    • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM (UTC-07:00)
    • Via ZOOM.com
    • 70
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    LAPA Online MCLE Series: Remote Depositions

    Hosted by Veritext

    Monday, July 13, 2020
    6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

    Online through Zoom
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    • 14 Jul 2020
    • (UTC-07:00)
    • 28 Jul 2020
    • (UTC-07:00)
    • 2 sessions
    • Online through Zoom
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    FREE FOR MEMBERS & PARTNER ASSOCIATIONS


    Join us on Tuesdays as we crowd-source answers to your questions, solutions for your hurdles and listeners to your ideas. We will kickoff every call with our audience "hotline" before moving into a topic of the week. Past topics have included tech tips on virtual conferencing, electronic exhibit demos, Excel 101 walkthroughs and eDiscovery Q&A. Curious? Tune in to see what you've been missing!


    Our Topics for July


     July 14




     TBA*
    July 28

    Cybersecurity

    Guest Speaker: Helena Ledic, CSC


    Helena Ledic is a Chicago-based Associate General Counsel with CSC. As a corporate attorney, she advises senior management and law firms on strategy, business, legal, and technology matters. She also has experience in negotiating commercial contracts, corporate governance, compliance, security and privacy. Helena is the current secretary of the Association of Corporate Counsel’s Corporate and Securities Network and is a regular ACC panelist on topics involving SaaS, security agreements and non-disclosures. She is a frequent guest speaker at law firms and paralegal organizations on best practices regarding corporate and financial filings. She is a graduate of Loyola University of Chicago School of Law and is licensed in Illinois.


      *We are audience driven and member focused.  Feel free to send in your Tech Talk Tuesday questions and topic requests to your moderator below. 




       



      Moderator

      Fay Fay Ye
      LAPA Board of Directors
      fayfayye@lapa.org

      Online through Zoom

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      • 17 Jul 2020
      • 5:00 PM (PDT)
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      Fridays at 5:00 PM 
      Through the End of Shelter In Place

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      • 18 Jul 2020
      • 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM (UTC-07:00)
      • Virtual
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      Virtually Hosted

      Join us at our annual career conference and meet successful legal professionals who will inspire you to move forward in your career! Meet and network with senior paralegals and top recruiters who will help you identify the next steps in your career path that are right for you. 


             

      Panels

      Legal Recruiters

      The Recruiting Professionals Panel will provide insight on how agencies work as part of the team with HR/Paralegal Managers to match highly qualified candidates with the right position in the right firm.


       8:30
      Professional Certifications

      The Professional Certification Panel will explain the impact that professional certification can make in your career.


      9:30 
      Alternative Careers

      The Alternative Career Panel will provide tips on optimizing your skills so that you can envision yourself stepping outside the box of traditional paralegal roles onto alternative career paths.


      10:30 
      LinkedIn & Resumes

       


       This presentation will be provided by Karen Maheu, Esq.  11:30 

      Registration*

       LAPA Members
          $20
       LAPA Student Members
          $15
       Non-Members
          $30


      *Late Registration rates will be applicable starting 7/17

       
      • 24 Jul 2020
      • 5:00 PM (PDT)
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      Fridays at 5:00 PM 
      Through the End of Shelter In Place

      Online through Zoom
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      • 31 Jul 2020
      • 5:00 PM (PDT)
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      Fridays at 5:00 PM 
      Through the End of Shelter In Place

      Online through Zoom
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      • 06 May 2021
      • 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM (UTC-07:00)
      • Westin Bonaventure Hotel, 404 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA
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      Update as of 6-10-20: LAPA Tech Expo has been postponed to May 6, 2021, due to ongoing COVID-19 concerns. 

       Annual Legal Technology Expo

      Thursday, May 6, 2021
      4:00 - 9:00 PM

      Westin Bonaventure Hotel

      404 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA

      We are excited to partner with the Los Angeles chapters of

      ACEDS and Women in eDiscovery 

      for LAPA's annual Legal Technology Expo
        

      THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS, INCLUDING

             

                    

                

                 

             


            


           

       

      Network with industry professionals, paralegals and attorneys, visit our exhibitors and learn about cutting edge legal technology and attend one of our breakout sessions. Appetizers and cocktails (no host) will be served

      AGENDA

      4 - 5 PM Visit with Exhibitors, Network, Cocktails

      5 - 6 PM Breakout session #1 (Space is limited). CLE approved; Topic: New Technologies; New Challenges. Exhibit hall remains open during break outs.

      6 - 7 PM Visit with Exhibitors, network, appetizers, cocktails & announcements

      7 - 8 PM Breakout session #2 (Space is limited). CLE approved; Topic: Effective Storytelling with Technology. Exhibit hall remains open during break outs.

      8 - 9 PM Visit with Exhibitors, network, appetizers, cocktails

      REGISTRATION

      $20 for Members of LAPA and ACEDS & WiE (with discount code)

      who register before 3/19 


      $35 Non-Members, late registrants & at the door


      PARKING

      Valet Parking $24

      Self-Parking at nearby lots $8 (after 4 PM)

    Past events

    03 Jul 2020 LAPA's Friday Happy Hour
    01 Jul 2020 Maintaining Your Mental Health in Turbulent Times
    30 Jun 2020 LAPA's Tech Talk Tuesdays
    19 Jun 2020 LAPA's Friday Happy Hour
    03 Jun 2020 Deposition Officers, Process Servers and Private Investigators: What you need to know to stay out of trouble!
    28 May 2020 Building a Proactive Ediscovery Plan In The Emerging Tech Landscape
    26 May 2020 LAPA's Tech Talk Tuesdays: eDiscovery Q&A
    22 May 2020 LAPA's Friday Happy Hour
    21 May 2020 Conducting Remote Depositions
    19 May 2020 LAPA's Tech Talk Tuesdays: Remote Videography
    15 May 2020 LAPA's Friday Happy Hour
    14 May 2020 Online MCLE Series: Return to Work Issues in Light of COVID-19
    12 May 2020 LAPA's Tech Talk Tuesdays
    08 May 2020 LAPA's Friday Happy Hour
    07 May 2020 Online MCLE Series: COVID-19 Returning to the Workplace
    05 May 2020 LAPA's Tech Talk Tuesdays
    29 Apr 2020 Online MCLE Series: Finding Assets and People
    28 Apr 2020 LAPA's Tech Talk Tuesdays
    24 Apr 2020 LAPA's Friday Happy Hour
    23 Apr 2020 Jobs Event
    22 Apr 2020 Online MCLE Series: Social Media Ethical Evidence Collection & Use
    21 Apr 2020 Stay Informed With All COVID-19 Resources
    21 Apr 2020 LAPA's Tech Talk Tuesdays
    17 Apr 2020 LAPA's Friday Happy Hour
    15 Apr 2020 Online MCLE Series: AI and the Law
    14 Apr 2020 LAPA's Tech Talk Tuesdays
    13 Apr 2020 Online MCLE Series: Understanding the CARES Act and Determining What is Right for You and Your Business
    09 Apr 2020 Online MCLE Series: Employment Law Changes Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic
    07 Mar 2020 2020 Run for Justice!
    20 Feb 2020 MCLE: Criminal Law - Restorative Justice & Alternatives to Prosecution
    22 Jan 2020 MCLE: Summary/Update On All the New Privacy Laws
    04 Dec 2019 Holiday Benefit Gala
    04 Dec 2019 SPONSORS: Holiday Benefit Gala
    02 Dec 2019 FREE Brown Bag MCLE: Civil Procedure for Discovery and the Subpoena Process
    14 Nov 2019 Immigration MCLE
    04 Nov 2019 Burden of Proof in Workers' Compensation: Who Has It?
    12 Oct 2019 LAPA's 43rd Annual October Conference
    12 Oct 2019 EXHIBITOR: LAPA's 43rd Annual October Conference!
    21 Sep 2019 LAPA Dodger Night!
    12 Sep 2019 Non MCLE Webinar: Los Angeles County e-Filing
    03 Sep 2019 MCLE Employment Law: Cite Checking and Blue Booking
    24 Aug 2019 LAPA's Annual Pro Bono Fair 2019
    15 Aug 2019 LAPA Movie Night
    30 Jul 2019 Secure Document Xchange SDX: Duties of Confidentiality & Competence
    17 Jul 2019 FREE Brown Bag MCLE
    27 Jun 2019 MCLE Seminar: Effectively Using Legal Investigations (Join Us In-Person or Virtually)
    05 Jun 2019 Los Angeles Paralegal Day Celebration
    22 May 2019 (MCLE) RECORDS MANAGEMENT SEMINAR: HOW INFORMATION GOVERNANCE DRIVES LITIGATION
    18 May 2019 LAPA Spring Career Conference
    08 May 2019 (MCLE) LABOR RELATIONS IN CALIFORNIA’S EMERGING CANNABIS INDUSTRY
    09 Apr 2019 THE LEGAL HOLD AND THE DUTY TO PRESERVE DATA FOR E-DISCOVERY AND INFORMATION GOVERNANCE
    06 Apr 2019 LAPA MCLE + Social: Los Angeles Kings vs. Las Vegas Knights Hockey Game
    23 Mar 2019 2019 Run for Justice!
    20 Mar 2019 LAPA TECH 3.0: Annual Legal Technology Expo
    19 Feb 2019 New Year, New Rules: Key California Employment Law Updates for 2019
    07 Feb 2019 LAPA Planning Meeting & Mixer
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