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Answered By: Jeneen LaSee-Willemssen Last Updated: Mar 21, 2017 Views: 10408
The Model Code of Ethics and Professional Responsibility by the National Federation of Paralegal Associations. It is online at: https://www.paralegals.org/files/Model_Code_of_Ethics_09_06.pdf
To create in-text citations, first you must create the reference following the standard APA order:
Author. (Date). Title. Access Information.
National Federation of Paralegal Associations. (2006). Model code of
ethics and professional responsibility and guidelines for enforcement
[Portable document format]. Retrieved from https://www.paralegals.org/files/
The matching in-text citation would be:
First citation: (National Federation of Paralegal Associations [NFPA], 2006).
Second citation and following: (NFPA, 2006).
If you are citing a specific section number you might include it this way:
In section EC1.6f it is noted that "a paralegal shall not participate in or conduct work on any matter where a conflict of interest has been identified" (NFPA, 2006).
The National Federation of Paralegal Associations (2006) notes that "a paralegal shall not participate in or conduct work on any matter where a conflict of interest has been identified" (section EC1.6f).