*This Diploma program is approved as vocational program under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005
Legal assistants prepare legal documents, maintain records and files and conduct research to assist lawyers or other professionals. Notaries public administer oaths, take affidavits, sign legal documents and perform other activities according to the limitations of their appointment.
Trademark agents advise clients on intellectual property matters. Independent paralegals provide legal services to the public as allowed by government legislation, or provide paralegal services on contract to law firms or other establishments.
Legal assistants are employed by law firms, by record search companies and in legal departments throughout the public and private sectors. Independent paralegals are usually self-employed.
Trademark agents are employed by law firms and legal departments throughout the public and private sectors, trademark development and search firms or they may be self-employed. Notaries public are employed by government and in the public and private sectors or they may be self-employed.
Commercial law clerk, corporate paralegal, family law paralegal, independent paralegal, legal assistant, legal researcher, land titles examiner, law clerk, litigation legal assistant, notary public, paralegal, real estate law clerk, title searcher, trademark agent
Legal assistants in law firms or in other establishments perform some or all of the following duties:
Notaries public perform some or all of the following duties:
Trademark agents perform some or all of the following duties:
Independent paralegals perform some or all of the following duties:
Notaries public usually receive in-house training and perform their duties in rural or remote areas or in the business offices in which they are employed.
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