Designed for anyone considering a career as a paralegal, the 7th edition of PARALEGAL TODAY: THE ESSENTIALS provides you with
a comprehensive introduction to the legal system through real-world examples, practical applications, ethical dilemmas, and
hands-on assignments. With thorough coverage of the basic, key areas of paralegal studies, this text ensures that you will
develop a comprehensive understanding of the laws in our society, the importance of ethical and professional responsibility,
and the skills needed to thrive in the legal environment. The text includes increased coverage of technology in the workplace,
including critical topics such as confidentiality issues, e-mail policies, technology in the courtroom, and the use of social
media in criminal and civil litigation.