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FAPA's 10th Annual Seminar – Better Together!

First “Joint” Event with the South Florida Paralegal Association (SFPA)! 

 

This year's FAPA 10th Annual Seminar will be a jointly held seminar
with the South Florida Paralegal Association ("SFPA")!

 

Saturday, October 7, 2017

8:30 am to 4:30 pm 

 

Held at Keiser University Campus

1500 NW 49th St., 5th Floor, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309

 

6 CLE units offered in the subjects of 

 Immigration Law, Social Biases & Ethics, Jury Selection & Trial,
 Business Law & Litigation, Cyber Security/eDiscovery and Technology


Social Networking "Meet & Greet" Event held afterwards!

Join us at the Plunge Beach Hotel in nearby Lauderdale by the Sea 
after the Seminar from 6 pm to 9 pm.

 

Social Event Sponsored by the Seminar Silver & Gold Sponsors!

 

See attached brochure for further Seminar details! 


Make sure you secure your hotel accommodations while the special FAPA group rate is available!
Group rate expires on Sept. 6th.  Click on logo below for link to special rate registration.

 

 

2017 FAPA Seminar Sponsors & Exhibitors

 

If you are interested in being a Sponsor or Exhibitor at the 2017 FAPA 10th Annual Seminar, please see the attached Sponsor/Exhibitor Commitment Form for preliminary details and to register online today before all sponsorships or exhibitor spaces are booked! Should you not able to join us in South Florida, however, would like to donate items, such as seminar tote bags or marketing goodies for the bags and receive recognition as a "Special" sponsor, then please contact FAPA Seminar Committee at seminar@fapainc.org.

 

 

 

"Thank You" to Our 2017 Seminar Sponsors & Exhibitors! 

 

with a special Thank You! to Keiser University - Ft. Lauderdale Campus for their generosity in providing their facility for this 2017 Joint Seminar event!

 

2017 Silver & Gold Sponsors are 

Proud sponsors of the Social Networking Event
held at the Plunge Beach Hotel!
 

 

Gold Sponsors:

         

 

 

 

 

 

              

 

 


Silver Sponsors: 

 

 

 


        

 

 


Exhibitors & Other Seminar Supporters:


        

 

 

 

Upcoming events

    • 07 Oct 2017
    • 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Keiser University, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309

    FAPA 2017 10th Annual Seminar - Better Together!

    First FAPA Joint Event with SFPA!

     

    Saturday, October 7, 2017 (8:30 am to 4:30 pm)

    Location: Keiser University

    1500 NW 49th Street, 5th Floor

    Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309

     

       

        (6 CLE units, including 1 of Ethics!*)

    *Approval pending by NALA & NFPA! 

    (which meets the requirements under Rule 20-6.1 of the Rules Regulating The Florida Bar for Paralegals required to maintain the FRP credential.)

     

    FAPA & SFPA have jointly lined up dynamic speakers for FAPA's 10th Annual Seminar being held in Fort Lauderdale, Florida this year. The seminar offers 6 hours of cle units, including 1 in Ethics!  The speakers will focus on Immigration Law, Business Law & Litigation, Jury Selection & Trial, Cyber Security & eDiscovery, Ethics (America's Biases and how they impact cases), and Technology. So come join us in beautiful Fort Lauderdale this Fall on October 7th at the jointly held Annual Seminar - Better Together!

     

    Registration:

    $75.00 FAPA Member

    $125.00 Non Member

    $50.00 Student

    $25.00 Student (Keiser)

     

    (Click here for Seminar Brochure)

                      

    Once registered online for the Seminar, please be sure to sign up to attend the Saturday Evening Social Networking Event

    held shortly after the seminar from 6 pm to 9 pm at the Plunge Beach Hotel on Lauderdale By The Sea!. Space is limited for this social event and you must be registered to attend the FAPA 2017 Seminar. Click here to sign up!

     Event sponsored by our Gold & Silver Sponsors!

     

    Seminar and Social Event Registration Deadline:

    Friday, September 29th

    (all seminar fees must be paid & received by this deadline)

     

    Hotel Accommodations:

    Plunge Beach Hotel
      4660 El Mar Drive
      Lauderdale By The Sea, FL 33308
     Register online directly via the link below
    for FAPA Seminar attendees:

    Plunge Beach Hotel

        $109 (Double or King) per night, plus resort fee and taxes!

    (resort fee includes "free" valid parking, wi-fi, and beach chair/umbrella/towel)   

    Hurry - Deadline to reserve room under group rate is:

    September 6, 2017

     

       
        

    8:30 - 9:10 a.m.           Registration & Continental Breakfast

    9:10 - 10:00 a.m.         Opening Remarks & First Session: Immigration Laws and Agency Policies: Legal Document Management and Filing in the Face of Changes presented by Daniel Palugyai, Esq.

    10:00 - 10:10 a.m.      Networking Break with Exhibitors

    10:10 - 11:00 a.m.      America’s Subtle Biases, including those against Muslims, and how these biases influence cases presented by Franklin Zemel, Esq. & Ariel Deray, Esq.

    11:00 - 11:10 a.m.      Networking Break with Exhibitors

    11:10 - 12:00 p.m.      Jury Selection & Trial: The Influence of Social Medial presented by Robert “Bob” Kelley, Esq. & Kimberly L. Wald, Esq.

    12:00 - 1:00 p.m.         Lunch with Exhibitors

    1:00 - 1:50 p.m.           Corporate/Business Law with Litigation Update presented by Paul Geller, Esq. & Jason Alperstein, Esq. 

    1:50 - 2:10 p.m.           Break & Exhibitor Door Prizes

    2:10 - 3:00 p.m.           Cyber Security/eDiscovery: The Law, Trends & Prevention presented by Charles Brad Leopard, US Secret Service Agent & Det. Steve Kaufman, Miami Dade Police Dept./Homeland Security

    3:00 - 3:20 p.m.           Break & Exhibitor Door Prizes

    3:20 - 4:10 p.m.           The Paralegal & MS Technology: How to Enhance Your Legal Services presented by Aileen Requejado, ACP, FRP, Public Finance Paralegal

    4:10 - 4:30 p.m.           Closing Remarks & Survey (Final Door Prize Awarded)

    6:00 - 9:00 p.m.           Social Event at the Plunge Beach Hotel!

     

    FAPA reserves the right to modify the agenda, speakers and/or topics or cancel

    this seminar event without notice due to unforeseen circumstances.

    • 07 Oct 2017
    • 8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
    • Ft. Lauderdale

    2017 FAPA 10th Annual Seminar

     

        FAPA's First Joint Seminar with SFPA!

    See you in Ft. Lauderdale!

     

               Date: Saturday, October 7, 2017

     

               Seminar Facility: Keiser University

                                   (Ft. Lauderdale Campus)

                          

    (Plans are underway! More details to be announced, including Hotel Facility

    for overnight accommodations and Social Networking Event!) 

     

    Sponsors & Exhibitors - Sign up Now!

     

    If you are interested in being a Sponsor or Exhibitor at the 2017 FAPA 10th Annual Seminar, a joint seminar with the South Florida Paralegal Association (SFPA), please see the attached Sponsor/Exhibitor Commitment Form for preliminary details and to register online today before all sponsorships or exhibitor spaces are booked! Should you not able to attend, however, would like to be a sponsor to support the event or sponsor/donate items, such as the seminar tote bags or goodies for the bags and receive recognition as a "Special" Sponsor, then please contact the FAPA Seminar Committee at seminar@fapainc.org.

     

     

     

       

     

      

        

    • 07 Oct 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Plunge Beach Hotel, 4660 El Mar Dr., Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308
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    FAPA & SFPA 2017 Joint Seminar

     

    Social Networking Event

    Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 6pm to 9pm

     

    Location:

    Plunge Beach Hotel
    4660 El Mar Dr., Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308

         

    Please join us for the Saturday Evening Social Event and say "Thank You" to our Seminar Silver & Gold Sponsors for sponsoring our 2017 FAPA 10th Annual Seminar with SFPA - Social Networking Event. Space is limited to the first 25 registrants, so sign up now for this social event after you have registered for the FAPA Seminar.

     

    Initial 2017 Seminar Sponsors:
    Mint Legal Solutions
    v Trial Consulting Services
    Solomon Search Group v
    Riesdorph Reporting Group
    Beacon Hill Staffing Group v
    RASi v
    Serve Legal Process 
    Veritext Legal Solutions v XACT Data Discovery

     (Event is for seminar registrant attendees only please)

     

    Thank you!

    Mary Ann Myskiw-Jones, ACP, FRP

    FAPA President

    seminar@fapainc.org

     

          

                

    FAPA reserves the right to modify and/or cancel this social event 

    without notice due to unforeseen circumstances.

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