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Initiation of a Lawsuit and Basic Calendaring

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Date Published

March 22, 2021


Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles


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Whether you’ve been doing this for one year or twenty, it’s always wise to attend refresher courses. Join us as we refresh our knowledge about lawsuit initiation and calendaring. Topics of discussion will include statute of limitations, filing of a complaint, service of complaint, due dates for responsive pleadings, service of initial discovery and much more, much more. We will also discuss basic research skills, which include where to find necessary court forms and how and when to use them. Lastly, we will discuss the differences between state and federal filings and will go over basics of federal court filings and calendaring. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to test your own knowledge and pick up a new tip or two.

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Rose Gutierrez

Rose Gutierrez is the Litigation Manager at the law firm of Michels & Lew which represents catastrophically injured... Read More

Jeanine Acosta

Jeanine Acosta has 27 experience as a litigation secretary. Jeanine joined Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy, LLP (CPM) in... Read More

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Program Titles and Supporting Materials

This program contains the following components:

Initiation of a Lawsuit and Basic Calendaring
Initiation of a Lawsuit and Basic Calendaring - Materials
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This program has not been submitted for credit in any jurisdiction. Registrants will receive a Certificate of Attendance/Completion that may or may not meet credit requirements in various jurisdictions.

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How to Attend

Join the self-paced program from your office, home, or hotel room using a computer and high speed internet connection. You may start and stop the program at your convenience, continue where you left off, and review supporting materials as often as you like. Please note: Internet Explorer is no longer a supported browser. We recommend using Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Safari for best results.

Technical Requirements
You may access this course on a computer or mobile device with high speed internet (iPhones require iOS 10 or higher). Recommended browsers are Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.

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