NCAPA CLE Event: Advanced Cite-Checking
November 17 @ 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM$55 – $75
Please join the zoom link at 5:30 p.m. so the course can start on time.
Zoom link will be provided once registration is complete on the NCAPA website.
This course is approved for 3 hours of CLE Credit from NFPA.
This three-hour seminar was developed for experienced cite checkers, and provides a review of basic citation principles, as well as a look at the citation form for less frequently cited materials (e.g. court rules, administrative materials). All attendees will be given a hands-on cite checking exercise followed by group discussion.
Attendees must bring a copy of the 21st Edition of The Bluebook with them to the seminar. This course is recommended for those who have completed the Introduction and/or Bridging the Gap Cite Checking courses, or those who have prior cite checking experience.
Deborah E. Bouchoux has taught at paralegal programs in various universities, including the University of San Diego and Georgetown University, located in Washington, D.C. She is the author of several books and writings, including Legal Research and Writing for Paralegals (9th edition), Cite-Checker: Your Guide to Using The Bluebook, The Aspen Handbook for Legal Writers (4th edition), and texts on corporate law and intellectual property. Ms. Bouchoux has spoken on a variety of legal topics at private law firms, fortune 500 companies, and various government agencies, including the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and the U.S. Tax Court. Ms. Bouchoux is a member of the Bar of the District of Columbia (active) and the California State Bar (inactive).