From NNA: 3 Things You Can’t Do As A Notary

While a Notary’s role in identifying document signers and preventing fraud is important, you are not allowed to use your commission to perform certain services. Here are 3 examples of things you cannot do as a Notary: 1. Don’t Endorse Advertising As A Notary 2. Don’t Use Your Notary Office To Offer Improper Legal Advice 3. Don’t Use Your Notary […]

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From NNA: Notary Basics: Avoiding The Unauthorized Practice Of Law

Updated 4-29-19. A Notary is not a lawyer. In fact, it is against the law for Notaries who aren’t attorneys to provide certain kinds of advice and services. This is known as Unauthorized Practice of Law (UPL) and can carry serious consequences for a Notary, including hefty fines, a suspended or revoked commission and even conviction for a criminal offense. […]

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Looking for a Miami Process Server ?

Looking for a Miami Process Server ? I want to introduce you guys to National Association of Professional Process Servers (NAPPS). They’ve been around since 1982! They have over 2,000 members covering all 50 states, the District of Columbia, seven Canadian provinces and nearly two dozen foreign countries!!! Even if you don’t need a Miami process server, sometimes it can […]

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27.0 CLE (Inc. 6.5 Ethics) + Goodie Bag for UNDER $7.45/credit

The 2019 Paralegal Cruise CLE pack is now available on demand. It includes 27.0 CLE (including 6.5 ethics) that you can use for NALA, NALS, NFPA and Florida Bar for FRP. It’s only $200 for all 27.0 CLE which includes lifetime access to the classes, you can do them one at time or all at once depending on your needs. […]

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Preparing to take the NALA CP?

If you already have your NALA CP and want to help others, OR, if you are preparing for or thinking about taking the NALA CP, please join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/nalacpexam/ NALA recently released a new book titled Certified Paralegal Exam Fundamentals to assist with preparation for the NALA CP exam. NALA’s Certified Paralegal Exam Fundamentals book is designed to […]

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Coming Soon: Fourth District Court of Appeal E-Filing Through Florida Courts E-Filing Portal

In the near future, the Fourth District Court of Appeal will accept incoming filings only through the Florida Courts E-Filing Portal, instead of through eDCA.  The Fourth DCA will continue to use eDCA to electronically serve the court’s orders and decisions and to provide attorneys and parties with electronic case access.  By connecting to the Florida Courts E-Filing Portal, the […]

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NALA CLE credit for writing or reading articles

Changes to the CLE Requirements Effective January 1, 2019 CLE for Published Articles: Certified Paralegals will be awarded three CLE hours for an individually-authored article of at least 1,000 words published in a legal publication in accordance with NALA Facts & Findings Editorial Guidelines (2014) or similar published guidelines. Hours for articles with more than one author will be awarded […]

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News from NALA re automatic one year extension for recertification requirements

One-year Certification Extension: The automatic one-year extension to meet recertification requirements will no longer be provided to Certified Paralegals. Certified Paralegals will receive a courtesy reminder via e-mail one year prior to the expiration date. In addition, courtesy reminders will be sent via e-mail at three months, two months, and one month prior to the expiration date of the certification. […]

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