An Affordable, Accredited Online College
For 125 years, we have helped working adults earn the degrees employers seek, and offered the most flexible way to earn them. Our master’s, bachelor’s and associate online college programs include Business Administration, Information Systems & Technology, Accounting, Human Resource Management and more. Once you choose your concentration, Strayer offers quality support programs that set us apart from other online colleges, including:
- The flexibility to learn online or in the classroom, so you can earn your degree on your schedule
- A personal Success Coach to help you balance your education with your busy life, so you can focus on your studies
- Professors with real-life experience who design hands-on curricula, providing skills you can apply right away
- A community of Strayer students and alumni to help you form professional networks and friendships along the way
Provision of laptop available only to new and readmitted master’s degree seeking students at the following Strayer University locations: Greensboro, Huntersville, North Charlotte, North Raleigh, Research Triangle Park, South Charlotte, South Raleigh, Chesapeake, Chesterfield, Fredericksburg, Henrico, Newport News, Virginia Beach, and Teays Valley Campuses. Students must complete three quarters within their first four quarters in order to keep the laptop. This offer does not apply to new or readmitted students enrolling in the Digital Entrepreneurship MBA. This offer does not apply to continuing students, Strayer University or Strayer Education Inc. employees, or family members of such employees, and students receiving tuition assistance from Verizon or Verizon Wireless may only borrow and use the laptop subject to the terms of the Master’s Laptop Verizon and Verizon Wireless Loaner Agreement. Students enrolled in a master’s degree program through [email protected] or [email protected] are not eligible for the program. Limitations for other Corporate sponsored programs students may also apply. Please contact your home campus for more information. Only one laptop will be provided per student. Students who have already received a no-cost laptop during their bachelor’s degree program will not be eligible to receive an additional laptop. In the event the laptop is broken, lost, stolen, or otherwise incapacitated, Strayer will not provide a replacement. Laptop opportunity is subject to change at any time. Complete details are available in the Master’s Laptop Agreement or the Master’s Laptop Verizon and Verizon Wireless Loaner Agreement, as applicable.
Batson is back [MCLE]
For only the second time in over 25 years, the California Supreme Court has found that a peremptory challenge violated the constitutional prohibition against racial discrimination in jury selection. By Laura Kelly and Mai Linh Spencer
Courts diverge on commercial speech [MCLE]
Recent U.S. Supreme Court decisions have granted ever-increasing First Amendment protection to commercial speakers. The 9th Circuit, however, seems to be moving in the opposite direction. By Richard A. Samp
Maintain immunity under the Communications Decency Act [MCLE]
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Character evidence in civil cases [MCLE]
The objective of this article and self-study test is to review basic legal principles affecting the admissibility of character evidence in civil litigation. By Elia V. Pirozzi
Maintain professionalism in depositions [MCLE]
To avoid the ire of the court and serious sanctions, attorneys taking and defending depositions should conduct themselves as if they were speaking before a judge. By J. Randolph Evans and Shari Klevens
Welcome to the website of The Estate Planning Council of Birmingham!
The Estate Planning Council of Birmingham is a multi-disciplinary professional association organized to provide educational programs and networking opportunities for estate planning professionals in the community. Established in 1960, the Council s membership is currently comprised of more than 200 attorneys, accountants, bank trust officers, life insurance professionals, and financial planners. Others who work in the field of estate planning participate as associate members.
If you are seeking guidance regarding your estate planning, please use our membership list to assemble a team of professionals who are dedicated to their estate planning practice.
Meetings: 1st Thursday of each month
September through May
The Harbert Center
2019 4th Avenue North
Guests are welcome!
Continuing Education Credit: Up to 12 hours a year if all meetings are attended.
Membership application on left side of this page (Document Library).
Initiation Fee: $100.00
Annual Dues: $275.00
September 7, 2017
TOPIC: The Generous Business: How Families Use their Business as an Engine of Generosity
Michael King – National Christian Foundation
TOPIC: Advising Clients through the Toughest Times of Life
Amy Florian – Corgenius