Posts Categorized: Announcements

January MCLE Class Line-Up

Attorneys (especially those with names starting with H-M) take note: The Law Library’s January line-up of MCLE classes is now available. Sign up through saclaw.org to reserve your spot. Classes include timely topics such as #MeToo and the Elimination of Bias, Computer and Cell Phone Forensics, Asset Protection, and Age Bias at Work, as well as popular […]

Job Opportunity: Bilingual Paralegal (English/Spanish)

The Sacramento County Public Law Library is seeking a Bilingual Paralegal (English/Spanish) to become a full-time member of the Law Library’s Administration Team. To find more information about the library’s programs and services visit www.saclaw.org. Purpose of Position: Paralegal assists self-represented litigants with general civil legal matters including assisting in the completion of legal forms, […]

New! Online MCLE Videos for Participatory Credit

The Law Library is pleased to present six new online MCLE videos. Each is $20. The videos are: ■ Nuts and Bolts of Collecting your Judgment (2 MCLE); ■ Demurrers & Sanctions Motions (1.5 MCLE/1 Legal Ethics); ■ Ethical Considerations in Co-Counsel Representation (1 MCLE/Legal Ethics); ■ Revocable Trusts (2.5 MCLE); ■ Contention Interrogatories in Civil […]

New Laws 2018: Review the full list online

As the new year approaches, new laws are set to go into effect. Read the complete list of laws enacted by the 2017 California legislature on the Enacted Bill Report (http://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/newLawTemplate.xhtml).

Free “Helping Handbook” for Victims of 2017 Fires

The State Bar of California has just updated its Helping Handbook, a resource guide for victims of wildfires. Originally released in 2007-8 for the SoCal fires, it has been updated this month for the NorCal fires.  It is available online in English:  www.mofo.com/norcal-fires-handbook/  and in Spanish: https://media2.mofo.com/documents/171103-northern-ca-fires-helping-handbook-spanish.pdf For a list of disaster relief resources from the State […]