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This non-credit, 8-course certificate program is designed to provide an understanding of the American Legal System as it relates to the law, the courts, clients, and lawyers. The curriculum encompasses both generalist and specialist courses. The program of study leads to a paralegal certificate and prepares graduates for career advancement in legal assisting, paralegal, and other law-related professions.
Script Legal Services Covers the following 8 Courses in 9 Months:
1) Research and Document Drafting
Advanced legal research and writing skills and techniques. Manual and computer assisted research tools will be used. Students will be required to argue and properly cite legal positions.
2) Ethics for Legal Assistants
Introduction to ethical dilemmas faced by both legal assistants and attorneys. Ethical rules developed by the
3) Business Organizations
Five Primary areas of interest: Corporations, partnerships, sole proprietorships, joint ventures and agency law. Students determine the organization or interest to best suit their clients’ needs and prepare the appropriate forms for each. Agency law and its impact on each of these organizations are also discussed.
4) Negligence and Tort Litigation
Prepares the student to work with attorneys whose practice is based primarily on negligence and tort litigation. A basic review of the various torts and negligence is followed by procedures and rules for drafting and the courtroom. The Federal and State Rules of Civil Procedure will be covered at length.
5) Globalization & the Rule of Law
A study of the interconnectedness of law and a global society. Examines the rule of law and its impact on economic, social, cultural, environmental, political, governmental, and legal aspects of globalization. Examination of international agreements, claims, and actions.
6) Commercial and Residential Real Estate Transactions
Students will prepare documents and forms relating to commercial and residential real estate transactions including deeds; purchases and sales; leases; affidavits; condominium associations; title abstracts and insurance; and financing and funding principles.
7) Family Law Issues
Study of the law of family relations, including the study of separation, divorce, domestic violence, child neglect, paternity, adoption, custody and court procedures applicable to each. Ethical considerations are also discussed.
8) Law Office Management
Principles of organization and management, management style, communications process, utilization of legal assistants, management of office employees, office environment, office systems, office functions, financial management, records management and ethical considerations.
Campus of the course
The Paralegal Program will be conducted on the premises of Garden City College Bangalore. The Classrooms are well equipped with state of the art technology.
At the end of the 9 months, a Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Paralegal Studies will be awarded by the
Script Legal Services Extension guarantees 100% Job Placement with a salary of Rs.40000/-
Any bachelor degree in Arts, Science, Commerce, Legal assisting or a related legal/professional field
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