To ensure compliance with Florida Statutes for the operation of NonProfit Organizations, CFPA is required by law to notice its membership and get a vote on changes to its Articles of Incorporation. Also, CFPA has drawn up revisions to the bylaws which make them consistent with the Articles of Incorporation and with CFPA's mission.
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The Central Florida Paralegal Association, Inc. ("CFPA") is a voluntary professional association and does not make any representation, endorsement or guarantee as to the quality, reliability, competency, accuracy, business practices/standards/ethics, or professionalism of any member of CFPA's Membership. CFPA does not conduct background checks or any other form of due diligence on any person or business applying for membership with CFPA.
CP® is a certification mark duly registered with the U.S. Patent
and Trademark Office (Regis. No. 2864940). Any unauthorized use is
strictly forbidden. CP® is a registered certification mark of the National Association of Legal Assistants. Its use is permitted only by those who have met and maintained rigorous, national certification standards. ACP indicates the paralegal has obtained advanced certification through NALA in a specialized area of the law which varies by individual.
FCP is a non-trademark indicator that the paralegal has met the
requirements of the Paralegal Association of Florida for Florida
specific laws and has obtained the designation as a Florida Certified
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Each of these designations is used throughout this website by various members who have obtained these certifications. This acknowledgment is repeated in the places most likely to be of educational value to the reader. Its omission on other pages is not an indication of infringement or improper use of the trademarked materials.