Fri, Oct 07|
Level Up Series: Proofreading
This two-hour webinar will review some techniques for more effective proofreading, provide tips to streamline the proofreading process, and conclude with some exercises that are designed to improve your proofing skills.
Time & Location
Oct 07, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT
About the Event
DATE: Thursday, October 7, 2022
TIME: 1:00 to 3:00 P.M. EDT
Level Up Your Proofreading Skills
Proofreading is one of the most difficult tasks for nearly all writers. Steps taken in the post-writing stage provide a final opportunity to ensure a document a correct in all respects. This two-hour seminar taught by Deborah Bouchoux, Esq., will review some techniques for more effective proofreading, provide tips to streamline the proofreading process, and conclude with some exercises that are designed to improve your proofing skills. The webinar will also include some tips relating to document design to make your writings more readable.
About Deborah Bouchoux, Esq.
Deborah Bouchoux is a seasoned legal educator and a licensed attorney who was engaged in private practice for more than twenty-five years, specializing in corporate and intellectual property law. She also served for four years as in-house counsel for a high-tech company in northern Virginia. Additionally, Ms. Bouchoux has more than twenty-five years of experience in legal education. She has taught at various universities, including the University of San Diego and The George Washington University, and has been an adjunct faculty member of Georgetown University for more than twenty years. She is the author of the following books and writings: Business Organizations Law in Focus; Fundamentals of Business Organizations for Paralegals; Business Organizations for Paralegals; Intellectual Property: The Law of Trademarks, Copyrights, Patents, and Trade Secrets; Protecting Your Company’s Intellectual Property; Concise Guide to Legal Research and Writing, Legal Research Explained; The Aspen Handbook for Legal Writers; and several other textbooks adopted by universities across the nation. Ms. Bouchoux has spoken on a variety of legal topics at private law firms, Fortune 500 companies, the National Capital Area Paralegal Association, and various government agencies and independent organizations, including the U.S. Department of Justice, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, the Financial Institution Regulatory Authority, Inc. (“FINRA”), and the U.S. Tax Court.
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