Monthly Archives: February 2011

Fresh Off the Press: Make Your Own Living Trust

Fresh Off the Press! Put the Law on Your Child’s Side With Our New IEP Guide

Check out Nolo’s newest edition of The Complete IEP Guide: How to Advocate for Your Special Ed Child by Attorney Lawrence M. Siegel.

Federal law guarantees every child an appropriate education, and the goal of the Individual Education Program (IEP) is to assure that every child with special needs receives what the law promises. This powerful new book  – now in its 7th edition -guides parents through this sometimes confusing process.

 

Issues covered in The Complete IEP Guide include how to:

  • Arrange the best evaluation and assessments
  • Develop you child’s ideal educational program and services
  • Win disputes with school districts

The 7th edition reflects the latest laws and court decisions and provides key forms, sample letters and resources that you need at any stage of the IEP process. With it you can create a plan that meets your child’s needs-and lays the groundwork for future school years.

Get all the answers in The Complete IEP Guide: How to Advocate for Your Special Needs Child by Lawrence M. Siegel (Nolo).

Nolo Author Fred Hertz Keeps Huffington Post Readers Informed on Divorce Issues

Nolo author and superstar, Fred Hertz, keeps Huffington Post readers informed as a mega-hit divorce blogger. Check out Fred’s most recent posts on infidelity, gay divorce in New Mexico, and more.

Free Legal Marketing Webinar: Social Media for Lawyers

Are you curious about applying social media to your professional life? Confused about how it’s supposed to earn you more money as an attorney? Then it’s time to learn how to use social media successfully within your legal profession.

Sign up for Social Media for Lawyers and you’ll learn:

• How social networking applies to legal professionals
• Strategies for participating on social media, especially Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter
• Which tools will maximize professional benefits
• Best practices for legal professionals

Who will benefit:
• Solo practitioner attorneys
• Principal attorneys at small law firms
• Marketing professionals at small law firms

Meet Your Instructor:
Tim Stanley is a computer programmer, lawyer, and CEO of Justia. Prior to starting Justia, Mr. Stanley co-founded FindLaw and served as FindLaw’s CEO and Chairman. He is a member of the State Bar of California, the American Association for Justice, American Bar Association, American Civil Liberties Union, Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility, and the Electronic Frontier Foundation.

Meet the Organizer:
Nolo is passionate about making the law accessible to everyone. Since 1971, our high-quality books, software, legal forms, and online lawyer directory have helped millions of people find answers to their everyday legal and business questions. Nolo’s online lawyer directory is a unique tool for attorneys at small firms to demonstrate their expertise online. To learn more about being listed in Nolo’s lawyer directory, visit Nolo.com.

Webinar Details:
When: February 17th, from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM (Pacific Standard Time)
Where: On your computer and/or phone
Cost: Free