MCLE Class List


September Series

Title: WESTLAW BASICS FOR EFFECTIVE ONLINE LEGAL RESEARCH
Date: 9/17/2019
Start Time: 2:00 PM
Duration: 1 hr
MCLE Credit: 1
Registration Fee:$30.00

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT!

Instructor: Jessica Greathouse

This hands-on computer training class will focus on:

– How to pull up a specific treatise, code section, case title, citation, etc

– Basic Searching Tips (Plain Language and Filter Options)

– Editorial aspects of Code Sections and Cases. How to leverage them to save you time in your research

– How to Keycite a document to make sure it is still valid law for the reason you are referring to it

Title: MICROSOFT® EXCEL 2016: PART B – LARGE WORKSHEETS AND ADVANCED FORMULAS & FUNCTIONS
Date: 9/18/2019
Start Time: 1:30 PM
Duration: 3 hrs
MCLE Credit: 0
Registration Fee:$75.00

Instructor: Cheri Boyer

This intermediate hands-on computer course will cover how to link pages in worksheets, and how to work with advanced functions and formulas to help calculate values for settlement offers, outline damages, and even generate potential business deals.

Title: EVIDENTIARY HEARING PROCESS BEFORE THE STATE PERSONNEL BOARD
Date: 9/20/2019
Start Time: 1:30 PM
Duration: 2 hrs
MCLE Credit: 2
Registration Fee:$55.00

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT!

Instructor: Paul R. Ramsey – Chief Administrative Law Judge

This presentation will provide an overview of the procedures utilized by the State Personnel Board to resolve appeals from actions taken by employers against employees under the State Civil Service Act. Beginning with the appeal and concluding with the Board’s final decision, information will be presented on what parties can expect from the State Personnel Board and its Administrative Law Judges. The presenter will also discuss various issues parties have confronted and approaches that may be taken to avoid these concerns. Information will be free-flowing and participants are encouraged to ask questions.

Title: LITIGATION HOLDS FOR ELECTRONICALLY STORED EVIDENCE
Date: 9/24/2019
Start Time: 1:30 PM
Duration: 2 hrs
MCLE Credit: 2
Registration Fee:$55.00

Instructor: Don Vilfer

Don Vilfer, JD president of Digital Evidence Ventures, will discuss strategies to successfully identify and preserve electronic information in your cases and the consequences of botched preservation. Don will also detail recent developments in litigation hold collection methods and ways to streamline processing and review of data. As always, Don will have many stories to tell that illustrate the important points of this evolving area.

Title: MICROSOFT® EXCEL 2016: PART C – TAKING THE MYSTERY OUT OF CHARTS, PIVOT TABLES & MACROS
Date: 9/25/2019
Start Time: 1:30 PM
Duration: 3 hrs
MCLE Credit: 0
Registration Fee:$75.00

Instructor: Cheri Boyer

This advanced hands-on computer course will cover the more sophisticated features found in Excel 2016. You will learn how to create a macro. Macros are great for repetitive and time-consuming tasks. You will create pivot tables and pivot charts. With the introduction of Excel 2016 pivot tables are more intuitive and more powerful than ever. Charts have been enhanced and made easier than ever to use. Advanced functions such as vlookup will be covered as well as other time saving features.

Title: PROBATE REFEREES AND THE PROBATES PROCESS
Date: 9/27/2019
Start Time: 1:30 PM
Duration: 2 hrs
MCLE Credit: 2
Registration Fee:$55.00

James R. Tucker, Probate Referee for Sacramento County and Kevin P. Eckard, Probate Referee for Placer County, will give an overview of the role a probate referee plays in the probate process, give some examples of problems or difficulties that can arise (procedural or specific kinds of property), and explain some things lawyers can do to make the process easier for the referees and more expedient for counsel.