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 course will be awarded a Certificate of Completion from the college or university of their choice.
This course may be available for college credit and may be used to earn an A.A. or B.S.B.A. Degree with an emphasis in Legal Studies through Adams State University.
Classes are available from any computer with Internet access. This course is designed to more thoroughly examine the duties and scope of responsibility for personal injury paralegals.
Required textbooks for the Online format are:
Highly Recommended Legal Resources:
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