11 results for your search

Legal Series, Legal Ethics: What Can I Do?
See details
produced by Alexander Street, in Legal Series (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, a ProQuest Company, 2019), 11 mins
Legal ethics are standards of appropriate conduct for the legal profession and are the cornerstone of law. This video guides viewers through the ethical guidelines specific to paralegals including client confidentiality, dispensing legal advice, documentation practices, conflicts of interest, internet presence, an...
produced by Alexander Street, in Legal Series (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, a ProQuest Company, 2019), 11 mins
×
Legal Series, Legal Research: Where Do I Begin?
See details
produced by Alexander Street, in Legal Series (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, a ProQuest Company, 2019), 8 mins
Research skills are essential in law practice. The majority of legal actions an attorney pursues are based on good research. This video will explore the foundations of legal research including the use of online legal databases such as Westlaw and Fast Case, as well as how to conduct research at law libraries. View...
produced by Alexander Street, in Legal Series (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, a ProQuest Company, 2019), 8 mins
×
Legal Series, Legal Writing: Just the Facts
See details
produced by Alexander Street, in Legal Series (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, a ProQuest Company, 2019), 11 mins
Of all the skills that are necessary for a paralegal to master perhaps none is more important than the ability to write clear, concise, and accurate communications. Whether writing a memo to a colleague, a brief for a partner in a firm, or a document that may be presented in court, good writing shows how one thin...
produced by Alexander Street, in Legal Series (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, a ProQuest Company, 2019), 11 mins
×
Durkheim and the Functions of Crime
See details
presented by Jennifer Smith, fl. 2016 and Clare Parsons, fl. 2018 (Leicester, England: ShortCuts TV), 8 mins
It seems obvious to most people that crime and social order are opposites. But more than a century ago French sociologist, Emile Durkheim, suggested that it wasn’t that simple. This film looks at the introduction of Zero Tolerance Policing in New York, the imprisonment of Dr Jack Kevorkian for assisting terminal...
presented by Jennifer Smith, fl. 2016 and Clare Parsons, fl. 2018 (Leicester, England: ShortCuts TV), 8 mins
×
Legal Series, Legal Series: Overview
See details
produced by Alexander Street, in Legal Series (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, a ProQuest Company, 2019), 6 mins
This overview provides viewers with an introduction to Legal Briefs, Legal Research, Legal Ethics, Legal Writing, Paralegals in the Cyberworld, and Paralegal Employment. These topics are explored in more detail in the 6-part Legal Series exclusive to Alexander Street.
produced by Alexander Street, in Legal Series (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, a ProQuest Company, 2019), 6 mins
×
Crime File, Victims
See details
directed by Joseph Camp; produced by Susan Udelson, in Crime File (Rockville, MD: United States. Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. National Institute of Justice, 1990), 29 mins
Examines the victim's role in crime.
directed by Joseph Camp; produced by Susan Udelson, in Crime File (Rockville, MD: United States. Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. National Institute of Justice, 1990), 29 mins
×
Insights and Strategies, Dig Deeper to Get it Right
See details
produced by Seven Dimensions; interview by Eve Ash, fl. 1979, in Insights and Strategies (Melbourne, Victoria: Seven Dimensions, 2019), 12 mins
Former homicide task force leader, Colin McLaren explains to Eve Ash how effective interviewing is on par with being a sleuth. Too many people are casual about details. Colin stresses the importance of getting to the source of the issue and establishing all the facts until they are mastered. He balances a competit...
produced by Seven Dimensions; interview by Eve Ash, fl. 1979, in Insights and Strategies (Melbourne, Victoria: Seven Dimensions, 2019), 12 mins
×
Crime and Gender Closing The Gap
See details
presented by Jennifer Smith, fl. 2016 (ShortCuts TV), 8 mins
The most consistent finding in the study of crime is the relationship between crime and gender. In almost every country, over 80% of crime is committed by males. But in recent years, the gender gap has been closing: the male crime rate has been steadily falling while the female crime rate, especially for violent c...
presented by Jennifer Smith, fl. 2016 (ShortCuts TV), 8 mins
×
Crime File, Predicting Criminality
See details
directed by Joseph Camp; produced by Susan Udelson, in Crime File (Rockville, MD: United States. Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. National Institute of Justice, 1990), 29 mins
Discusses government & private studies regarding the predictability of criminal behavior, especially the repeat offender.
directed by Joseph Camp; produced by Susan Udelson, in Crime File (Rockville, MD: United States. Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. National Institute of Justice, 1990), 29 mins
×
Hate Crime in Everyday Life
See details
presented by Jennifer Smith, fl. 2016 (Leicester, England: ShortCuts TV), 5 mins
Hate Crime is high profile now. But the cases of violent hate crime we see in the media are just the tip of the iceberg: things like verbal abuse, bullying, threats, and damage to property have become just another part of everyday life for many people. This film, featuring one of the UK’s leading hate crime rese...
presented by Jennifer Smith, fl. 2016 (Leicester, England: ShortCuts TV), 5 mins
×

Pages