Can a paralegal sign a pleading?

Answer American Bar Association Model Guidelines for the Utilization of Paralegal Services, Guideline 3 directs that an attorney may not delegate to a paralegal responsibility for a legal opinion given to... Read More »

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Do i need a specific paralegal degree to become a paralegal?

On One Hand: Paralegal CertificationMany paralegals hold a bachelor's degree in an unrelated field with certification specific to criminal justice or paralegal studies. Making sure that the certifi... Read More »

What is a pleading on garnishment?

Pleadings include assertion and counter assertion in legal proceedings. Pleadings on garnishment are either a written action requestong a wage garnishment or a written defense against wage garnishm... Read More »

What is a responsive pleading?

Answer A responsive pleading is one that responds to what another party has filed. An answer responds to a complaint. An opposition to a motion to dismiss responds to a motion to dismiss. An affid... Read More »

How to Format a Legal Pleading?

A legal pleading is a document drafted and filed with the court. It is a document that can trigger a complaint against another person in civil court or is the answer to a complaint that has been fi... Read More »