Should You Be a Contract Paralegal?

Should You Be a Contract Paralegal?

Contract paralegal work offers freedom, flexibility, and can be quite lucrative. No wonder it is catching the eyes of traditional paralegals working in offices. Here’s how to find out if becoming a contract paralegal is the best next step for you.

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Rapid Legal Delivers a More Streamlined eFiling Experience by Integrating to Leading DMS Platforms

Law firm customers can access documents from systems they already know to seamlessly upload and download documents for their eFiling orders.

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Infographic 5 Secrets to Successful eFiling

Infographic: 5 Secrets to Successful eFiling

Ever wonder what high performing eFilers do to keep their success rates so high? It’s all right here in a colorful, at-a-glance format.

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The Complete Guide to Physical Filing in California Courts

The Complete Guide to Physical Filing in California Courts

There are 28 California Superior Courts that require physical court filing with varying requirements between jurisdictions. Don’t let the differences trip you up. Use this guide to keep your filing out of the rejection bin.

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California County Court eFiling Statistics and eFiling Workflow

California County Court eFiling Statistics and eFiling Workflow

Electronic court document filing is expanding rapidly and changing workflow throughout California Courts. Check out this infographic to learn at-a-glance how many counties accept eFiling, average turnaround times for eFiling, and what the eFiling process workflow looks like in the nation’s largest court system.

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Myths and Facts about Process Servers

Myths and Facts about Process Servers

Buying into half-truths and exaggeration is a regrettable weakness when hiring a process server. Their jobs are deceptively complex and legal matters can belly flop if service of process is done incorrectly. Get the facts before you make decisions about these sometimes-misunderstood providers.

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Proof of Service Boot Camp: What Every Legal Professional Should Know

Proof of Service Boot Camp: What Every Legal Professional Should Know

Use the tactics and intel from this intensive training to get your proof of service squared away and help make sure it doesn’t go missing in action.

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The Secrets to Successful eFiling

5 Secrets to Successful eFiling

If you’re in it to win it, these eFiling tools and techniques can put you way outside the bell curve in a good way.

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The Evolving Landscape of Litigation Support Service Providers

The Evolving Landscape of Litigation Support Service Providers

The status quo for law firms is gone. Blown up by a pandemic. It’s time for them to seize the moment and engage strategic partnerships that will modernize their operations and provide competitive advantages.

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How to Map Our Your Law Firm’s Digital Transformation

How to Map Out Your Law Firm’s Digital Transformation

Law firms must adopt digital technologies or risk losing their competitive advantage. Use this simple planning method to map out a digital transformation that will futureproof your business.

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California Court Holiday Schedule 2022-2025

California Court Holiday Schedule 2022-2025

Get every California Court Holiday through 2025 at a glance in this easy-to-read 4-year calendar.

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Process serving you get what you pay for

Process Serving: You Get What You Pay For

If you find yourself tempted to cut corners on service of process vendors, here are the best reasons to reconsider your decision before it turns one of your cases into a cautionary tale.

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The Complete Beginner’s Guide to eFiling in 2021 and Beyond

[Updated] The Complete Beginners Guide to eFiling in 2022 and Beyond

For nearly a decade, a major change has been driving through the California court system transforming litigation support services for the better: the transition to civil eFiling. This guide, updated for 2022, explains how it affects you and how to prepare for eFiling.

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Los Angeles Superior Court

[Updated] Los Angeles Superior Court eFiling and eService Guide

Updated for 2022, this guide is packed with essential information you’ll need to meet the Court’s latest requirements for your electronic filings.

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9 Questions to Ask a Process Serving Company

9 Questions to Ask a Process Serving Company

It’s the shortcut you’ve been waiting for. Use these 9 questions to control your law firm’s spend and inspire a new level of performance and value from your process server.

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Simple Meditations for the Busy Legal Professional

Simple Meditations for the Busy Legal Professional

The exercises in this article will help you reduce stress and improve focus by sharpening your cognitive abilities and keeping your mind in tip-top shape. They will help you hone traits such as focus, creativity, empathy, and listening, all of which can make legal professionals better at what they do.

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Switch Your Legal Support Service Provider

5 Signs It’s Time to Switch Your Legal Support Service Provider

When you’re busy with things like intaking new customers, drafting legal correspondence and preparing for your next hearing or trial, it’s easy to overlook your legal support service provider’s performance over time. Do you know how well they’re doing? Here are five reasons it might be time to switch your legal support service provider.

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Santa Clara Family Justice

Santa Clara Family Law Clerk’s Office Accepting Domestic Violence Orders via eFiling

The Superior Court of California, County of Santa Clara, Family Law Division, announces the Clerk’s Office now accepts four specific types of DV orders after hearing via E-file.

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