cvpaHickory – The Catawba Valley Paralegal Association (CVPA) will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. at the Catawba Valley Community College, Room 120 of the west wing in Hickory NC.  Ruth Reynolds and John LaRue, both investigators, will present “Ethics in Private Investigations.”  Topics of discussion will include: Categories, Code and Technology of Ethics, Social Media and Ethics and Compliance.  One hour Ethics CPE (Certified Paralegal Education) credit has been approved by the North Carolina State Bar.  There is no charge for CVPA members in good standing to attend.  Visitors that would like CPE credit must pay $25 for the seminar.  The general public is welcome to attend at no charge.  WPCC, CCC and CVCC students are encouraged to attend.

CVPA is a non-profit organization which encourages ethical and professional conduct within the paralegal profession, and promotes paralegal careers in Catawba, Burke, Caldwell, Lincoln, Alexander, Cleveland and surrounding counties.  CVPA furthers education and quality fellowship among its members and guests through CPE, regular meetings, networking and quarterly social events and furthers the paralegal profession through its participation in community involvement projects.  Membership in CVPA is open to paralegals, legal assistants, legal secretaries, students enrolled in paralegal programs, paralegal educators, employees of judicial entities, other recognized legal agencies, and anyone interested in the legal or paralegal profession. For more information, visit: http://www.catawbavalleyparalegalassoc.org/