Personal Injury for Paralegals

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Course Information
Course Type
Online Training
Location Online
Instructor TBD, TBD Term
Summer 2015
Fee
$
729
Day & Time 6/27/2016 - 8/12/2016

Course Description

With this exciting, fast-paced class you will learn many of the legal terms, causes of action, and remedies available to victims of personal injury accidents. We will review the negligence theory of torts upon which many personal injury claims are based. Students will discuss interviewing, investigating and other case building techniques vital to a personal injury paralegal's success in the law office.Class discussions and lesson material will include the different kinds of personal injury claims including (but not limited to): car accidents, slip and falls, medical negligence/malpractice, manufacturer product defects, and class-action lawsuits. Discover the basic categories of damages recovery, statutes of limitations, and schemes for liability.Successful graduates of this non-credit course will be awarded a Certificate of Completion from the college or university of their choice.