MCLE Class List

June Series

Title: BROWN BAG SERIES: MICROSOFT® WORD 2016 CUSTOM STYLES, FORMATTING, & REVEAL CODES
Date:6/25/2018
Start Time: 11:30 AM
Duration: 1 hrs
MCLE Credit: 0
Registration Fee:$20.00

Instructor: Cheri Boyer
Are you frustrated every time you start a new document in Microsoft® WORD 2016, because you feel like you have to reinvent your documents over and over again? In this hands-on computer class, you will learn how to create custom styles and formatting for your documents and how to save them so you don’t have to create them over and over again. You will also learn how to use the Style Inspector to reveal the formatting of your text. In addition, a comparison of reveal codes in Word to WordPerfect will also be discussed. This is a great class to take prior to taking the Table of Contents and Table of Authorities. The two go hand in hand.

Title: LOCATING STATUTES, LEGISLATIVE HISTORY & REGULATIONS USING WESTLAW
Date:6/26/2018
Start Time: 12:30 PM
Duration: 1 hrs
MCLE Credit: 1
Registration Fee:$30.00

Instructor: Jessica Greathouse, Client Manager, Government, Thomson Reuters
Learn how to use Westlaw to locate cases that cite to a statute via notes of decisions or citing references, how to find proposed and enacted legislation locating historical bills, how to trace administrative decisions and guidance, and more.

July Series

Title: BROWN BAG SERIES: MICROSOFT® WORD 2016 TABLES OF CONTENTS & TABLES OF AUTHORITIES
Date:7/23/2018
Start Time: 11:30 AM
Duration: 1 hrs
MCLE Credit: 0
Registration Fee:$20.00

Instructor: Cheri Boyer
Did you know Microsoft® WORD 2016 will automatically create Tables of Contents and Tables of Authorities? Wait, what happens when I make changes or add on to the document, will the numbering go wacky? In this hands-on computer class, you will learn how a couple of mouse clicks will update your TOCs and TOAs with correlated numbering saving you time and money. This is a great continuation of the Custom Styles, Formatting and Reveal Codes class. These classes go hand in hand.

Title: ADVANCED TIPS & TRICKS FOR GETTING MORE OUT OF WESTLAW
Date:7/24/2018
Start Time: 12:30 PM
Duration: 1 hrs
MCLE Credit: 1
Registration Fee:$30.00

Instructor: Jessica Greathouse, Esq. Client Manager, Government, Thomson Reuters
This advanced legal research class will cover: (1) Boolean Searching (2) Words & Phrases (3) KeyNumbers (4) Cite Reference (5) Highlighting and Note-taking. It will also cover West Email Alerts for certain topics or publications that your practice is centered around and how to access Westlaw Bulletins and Topical Highlights to scan for emerging and developing issues that the West Attorney Editors have highlighted.

August Series

Title: “SHORT & SWEET” – RESEARCHING CALIFORNA CASE LAW
Date:8/8/2018
Start Time: 12:30 PM
Duration: 1 hrs
MCLE Credit: 1
Registration Fee:$30.00

Instructor: SCPLL Law Librarians
Building off the foundation laid in the “Law Library Basics:” series, this one-hour class will focus on the theory and practice of using free and fee-based databases to find on-point California cases. In addition to examining techniques for constructing effective and efficient searches, the class will feature numerous exercises for participants to apply these techniques on free sources like Google Scholar and the California Courts Opinions database.

Title: BROWN BAG SERIES: MICROSOFT® WORD 2016 USING TRACK CHANGES, COLLABORATIVE TOOLS & EDITING PDF FILES IN MS WORD
Date:8/13/2018
Start Time: 11:30 AM
Duration: 1 hrs
MCLE Credit: 0
Registration Fee:$20.00

Instructor: Cheri Boyer
Have you always wanted to know a better and faster way to collaborate with your coworker, rather than running back and forth from your desk to theirs? In this class we will be demonstrating how to use track changes as well as collaborating in real time with others. Did you know you can now edit a PDF using MS Word? Come to this class and learn how to collaborate quickly and efficiently. Learn how quick and easy it is to make edits to a PDF without needing to use Adobe Acrobat.

Title: Brown Bag Series: Microsoft® OUTLOOK Taming Your Inbox
Date:8/20/2018
Start Time: 11:30 AM
Duration: 1 hrs
MCLE Credit: 0
Registration Fee:$20.00

Instructor: Cheri Boyer
Do you dread opening your email, because you are overwhelmed with more email than you know what to do with? In this final MS Word class of the brown bag series, we will be demonstrating how to create rules, alerts and quick steps. You will learn how to reroute emails regarding specific projects to folders, categories, and users that are related to them. How to automatically handle emails with responses, printing, or triggered events. Use an ‘Undo Send’ feature with one quick trick. Respond to and build action items from emails that need your interaction. Filing and organizing emails with a single click. The instructor, Cheri Boyer, will demonstrate how you can get control of your email.

Title: REGULATORY RESEARCH USING HEINONLINE
Date:8/22/2018
Start Time: 12:30 PM
Duration: 1 hrs
MCLE Credit: 1
Registration Fee:$30.00

Instructor: SCPLL Law Librarians
This class will cover tips and best practices for using HeinOnline’s Federal Register and Code of Federal Regulations databases to conduct regulatory research. In addition to examining techniques for constructing effective and efficient searches, the class will feature demonstrations of HeinOnline’s database features using regulatory research issues.