Alabama CLE - Practice Management Courses

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    Thursday, June 27, 2024
    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Eastern Time (EDT)

    Live Webinar: Legal Aspects of Artificial Intelligence

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    $55
    2General Credits
  • Live Webinar
    Friday, June 28, 2024
    11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Eastern Time (EDT)
    $65
    1.5Ethics Credits
  • On-Demand
    Online & iOS/Android App

    Starting, Managing and Growing Your New Practice

    Starting a business is an overwhelming endeavor. Even if you have some clients lined up, managing a business can be daunting, especially for the inexperienced. This CLE course will address business and office management including location, rental issues, staffing, para-legals and law students. The course will also address how to ethically grow your practice through effective outreach and networking. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Conflicts of Interest in the Financial Services Industry: What Every Attorney Needs to Know

    Referring clients to financial advisers carries some degree of risk. Attorneys need to be knowledgeable about the regulatory framework that distinguishes financial advisers, particularly given the 2020 disclosure documents (Form CRS). This CLE course will explain the regulation of financial advisers and how standards of care differ. The course will offer strategies for recognizing potential conflicts of interest that may impact the adviser-client relationship as well as how new SEC di... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
  • On-Demand
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    How To Write a Persuasive Motion

    There’s an art to drafting legal motions. This one-hour CLE course will help practicing attorneys looking to enhance their advocacy skills by offering tools for constructing engaging factual narratives, structuring compelling arguments, and navigating the stages of motion practice. The course will also explain how to master citation formats, address ethical issues and other topics critical to effective motion writing. Useful for both seasoned and novice attorneys, this course offers va... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
  • On-Demand
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    Basic Business Lawyering For Small Company Clients

    Small companies have specific legal concerns, and they are not always the same as those that apply to medium or large companies. Their legal needs may differ as well. This informative introductory CLE course will help new attorneys planning to practice business law as well as seasoned attorneys looking to pivot to the area and represent smaller companies, typically described as those with less than $100M annual revenue and fewer than 500 employees, with the skills to navigate these are... More Info

    $107
    3.6General Credits
  • On-Demand
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    The Rise of The Machines: A Lawyer's Guide to Avoiding Legal Extinction

    Designed for both novice and seasoned attorneys alike, this CLE course will offer a basic overview to the ways in which Artificial Intelligence (AI) can transform legal tasks. Participants will be given the knowledge and perspective needed to successfully integrate AI into their work successfully, ensuring their practice remains competitive and relevant. The course begins with a breakdown of AI and Machine Learning (ML), and explains each one’s practical legal applications. The course... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
  • On-Demand
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    Data Privacy in Higher Education

    This CLE course is tailored for attorneys seeking enhanced insight into the distinctive data privacy challenges pertinent to the realm of higher education. Given the multifaceted nature of colleges and universities, adherence to data privacy regulations is paramount, affecting students, staff, alumni, donors, and the institution's operations at large. The course aims to furnish a comprehensive introduction to the intricacies of data privacy within the higher education sector, addressing... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    The Business Side Of Your Plaintiffs Practice: Survival In The Dark Days and What To Do When The Sun Shines

    Led by a panel of seasoned attorneys with vast experience managing their litigation practice, this informative CLE course will offer their insights in efficiently and effectively managing a litigation law practice in today’s environment. The course will focus on small and more medium sized firms and address a series of management issues with an emphasis on overseeing intake, case load, and operations. The course will also address attracting and processing new clients and the intricacies... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
  • On-Demand
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    Getting and Keeping Cases From The Plaintiffs Perspective: Delivering on Your Promises of Performance

    Led by a team of experienced panelists, this CLE course will offer a practical overview of how your business can attract clients, and address how firms can market themselves considering their relative experience and firm resources. The affordability of television and media advertising, and what the alternatives are for those without the resources for such ventures, will be discussed. The course will also present the importance of client relationships and how they are maintained, as wel... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
  • On-Demand
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    Ethical Duties When Representing Clients and Working on Client Files

    There are many ethical considerations and Bar rules to consider when determining whether to take on a client. This CLE course will explain those rules and considerations as they apply to taking on a client, continuing representation, and/or termination – as well as the possibilities in between. The course will present critical ethical considerations to assist lawyers in representing clients and working on client files/matters. More Info

    $34
    1Ethics Credit
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    Mindfulness for Attorneys: Emotional Wellness & Well-Being

    This thought-provoking CLE will explore mental well-being within the legal profession as we spotlight personal narratives of burnout, recovery, and the challenges associated with mental health. Rooted in authentic experiences, this program provides tangible strategies to navigate stress and attain a harmonious work-life equilibrium. Delve into the early indicators of burnout, acquiring effective techniques to preserve mental health amidst high-pressure environments. Uncover tools that... More Info

    $34
    1Ethics Credit
  • On-Demand
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    Legal Research in the AI Era

    AI has been with us since as far back as 1951. Since that time, the advances in AI pertaining to legal research have been noticeable, but typically small. That was true until November 2022, when the large language model (LLM), ChatGPT, was released. Since then, products have been released at a record-breaking pace, all of them using the foundation of ChatGPT. Even Westlaw and Lexis incorporated AI-assisted research features in their newest release. This informative CLE course will expl... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Winning Motions to Suppress: Cross Examination of Police for Warrantless Vehicle Searches

    Cross-examining a police officer takes skill and tact. This CLE course will present practical tips and strategies to conduct a successful cross-examination of police officer witnesses in situations where a traffic stop resulted in a warrantless vehicle search. From conducting a thorough client interview/intake form to the cross examination, the course will offer tried and true methods as well as common mistakes attorneys tend to make when cross-examining police officer witnesses. The c... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
  • On-Demand
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    The Effects of Trauma and Compassion Fatigue on the Lawyer Who Cares

    While lawyers tend to get a bad rap, many are attracted to the legal profession because they care about people and genuinely want to help them. And they live stressful lives as a result, many working incredibly long hours and unable to take a break lest they disappoint their clients. Beyond the typical burnout that most experience, there is a special type of burnout called “secondary traumatic stress” or “compassion fatigue”. The ramifications of trauma and compassion fatigue aren’t discussed... More Info

    $34
    1Ethics Credit
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    How to Use AI to Grow Your Practice

    AI has exploded across all fields and is increasing productivity, performance, and profit. This CLE course will offer practical AI applications to help your law firm understand the potential of AI to optimize client communication, streamline tasks, and foster team development. The course will present smart, accessible strategies that require little training and offer immediate results, improving client service and case management. This CLE is perfect for attorneys looking to use techn... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
  • On-Demand
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    Things That a Real Estate Attorney Doesn't Want to Hear

    Real estate attorneys receive a constant barrage of questions on a daily basis. Many are critical and some seem almost so basic as to be foolish, but all are questions that attorneys must contend with and walk through with clients and potential clients. This CLE course will address the 50 most common inquiries, creatively and thoughtfully offering responses that real estate attorneys can use in their communications. More Info

    $55
    2General Credits
  • On-Demand
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    Anti-Money Laundering Compliance: It's Growing, So Make Sure Your Clients are Covered

    The Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Counter-Terrorist Financing (CTF) legislative regime underwent sweeping changes because of the passage of the Anti-Money Laundering Act of 2020 (“AMLA”). This informative CLE course will examine who is covered and address potential questions and answers to this dynamic set of laws. These include the sections of the AMLA of 2020 that are still being put into force, including the coverage of entities that are not traditionally included, the Beneficia... More Info

    $29
    1.2General Credits
  • On-Demand
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    Emerging Developments in Artificial Intelligence for Lawyers

    Artificial Intelligence has become an integral part of the legal landscape, with a constant influx of new tools and providers. It is imperative for legal professionals to grasp the intricacies of AI to adeptly advocate for their clients and remain competitive. This CLE course delves into essential aspects, addressing questions such as: What constitutes a rtificial intelligence, the role of large language models, and the workings of generative AI? It explores the distinctions between AI and ot... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Mastering the Client Interview

    First impressions are important. In an attorney/client relationship, the initial interview is when that first impression is made. This CLE course will present how client trust is achieved during that first meeting. The course will discuss the factors that make for a successful initial interview beginning with the importance of small talk and the description of legal terms. An attorney’s ability to recognize a client’s goals, and sometimes manage expectations is critical as is how billi... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
  • On-Demand
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    Franchise Law: From Contract Negotiation to Litigation

    Franchise agreements are a complicated process. This CLE course will review all the steps involved from term negotiation to signature. The course will also address litigation and/or termination and how to negotiate specific provisions that impact a client’s rights. The terms that are customarily litigated and how to demand and successfully receive the information necessary to effectively represent your client in court will be presented. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
  • On-Demand
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    The Ethics of Witness Preparation: Does ABA Ethics Rules Change the Dynamics for Preparing Witnesses?

    Led by a team of highly experienced trial and litigation specialists, this informative CLE course will address the impact of new ABA Formal Opinion 508, “The Ethics of Witness Preparation,”. The course will present the impact of the opinion on counsel’s approach to working with witnesses, including a client, who must testify at deposition and trial. The course will address how the opinion changes the ethics rules as well as discuss the ethical limits when working with favorable witnes... More Info

    $34
    1.2Ethics Credits
  • On-Demand
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    Consumer Chapter 7 & 13 Bankruptcy: What Attorneys Need to Know About Conducting a Consult

    Consumer bankruptcy consults are complex and properly informing clients is labor intensive. This CLE course will offer an introduction in conducting a thorough and well-organized consumer bankruptcy consult which will both assist the attorney’s analysis of the case and educate the client about the difference between Chapter 7 and 13 and the benefits of one over the other. The course will offer tips and tools as well as sample visual aids to keep a consult on track, maximizing the information... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
  • On-Demand
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    Tax Consequences of Retiring or Selling Your Law Practice

    This CLE course will address the tax consequences of retiring or leaving a law firm or professional partnership such as an LLC or PLLC. The course will present the issue through the lens of the recent Tax Court decision to provide guidance and point out potential tax traps. The course will also analyze practice goodwill and client-based intangible assets. The course will also include the applicable provisions that can be applied to sales and redemptions. More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
  • On-Demand
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    Antitrust Primer in The Age of The Internet/Information

    What factors are behind the increased emphasis on enforcing competition laws by entities such as the FTC, the DOJ Antitrust Division, the States, and through private litigation? This CLE course explores the dynamics through an antitrust primer, delving into pivotal cases that address both individual company practices and collaborative behaviors that contravene antitrust laws. The curriculum subsequently hones in on significant recent antitrust cases initiated by the government, specifi... More Info

    $81
    3.2General Credits
  • On-Demand
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    Safeguarding Your Business & Investment Clients with Proactive Asset Protection & Estate Planning

    The goal of Asset Protection & Estate Planning Program for Business & Investment Clients is to address both legacy and family considerations as well as provide complete asset protection while optimizing tax benefits. This CLE course will provide everything you need to know to design a program that is both easy-to-use and flexible enough to apply even as a portfolio grows. The programs must also be able to hold up under any legal scrutiny and be fully integrated so that assets are not le... More Info

    $55
    2General Credits
  • On-Demand
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    Commercial Pace, The New Kid On The Block: The Legal Framework For A New Form Of Commercial Real Estate Financing

    The Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy Financing (C-PACE) is a new tool for property owners and developers which offers low interest and longer terms with a super-priority lien. It functions like a muni bond but can still be placed in a capital stack. This CLE course will explain the basics of the C-PACE is enabled and describe its legal structure, status and how it can be put to work for your clients from developers, banks, local governments or private owners. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
  • On-Demand
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    ChatGPT and Related Products: The Legal Ramifications

    The rise in capability of Artificial Intelligence products has drastically altered the legal industry. This CLE course will explain the consequences of this trend with a discussion of current AI products, such as ChatGPT and how they operate. The course will then move forward to its impact on several legal issues including patents, copyright, trade secrets, contracts, and confidential information as well as an exploration of best practices in AI. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
  • On-Demand
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    Effective Tips for Using a Private Investigator in Your Practice

    Private investigators are essential to many practicing attorneys. This CLE course will offer useful strategies for utilizing private investigation services. Presented by a seasoned attorney with 25 years’ experience as an investigator, the course will include tips for selecting and retaining an investigator as well as establishing a relationship, preserving privilege, game planning and evidentiary issues. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
  • On-Demand
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    Business Valuation for Attorneys

    There is a valuation process that takes place with every client, and determining the value of a client’s business or business interest is often critical to meeting their needs and can impact the outcome of their case. Valuation is therefore crucial to a variety of legal issues such as divorce, estate planning, partnership disputes, sales and other transactions. This CLE course will offer a review of the potential needs and basic tenets of valuations. The course will explain the options... More Info

    $29
    1.1General Credits
  • On-Demand
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    What Attorneys Need to Know about Comic Book Publishing: A Test Drive

    Take a deep dive into the comic book publishing industry in this two-hour crash course. Presented by experienced comic book publishing attorneys, you will learn how to draft a rough outline of critical contract provisions, develop effective and industry-tailored client interview skills, and participate in mock negotiations. The course will teach you to identify and resolve potential pitfalls within publishing contracts. This CLE course will address: · Develop client intake sk... More Info

    $55
    2.1General Credits
  • On-Demand
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    How to Find the “Smoking Gun” to Win Your Case

    Even the most complex cases have that one detail, the “smoking gun” that will tip the case to a win. This CLE course will explain how to find that detail and use it to your client’s advantage. Using tried and true tips and strategies to discover what will make the difference between a resounding win and a loss, the course will focus on examples from the presenter’s trip and fall and slip and fall premises cases, auto collisions, staircase accidents, med mal and product liability cases,... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
  • On-Demand
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    The Five Rules: How to Prepare Your Client for Deposition

    Depositions are a critical component of any case. This CLE course will present a Five Rule System, devised by the presenter and in use for over 25 years to prepare everyone from executives to professional athletes to children, which will transform your client into a solid, strong, successful witness. The system helps to prepare every client from the nervous to the over-confident to the unlikeable. Presented in an entertaining and memorable style, the course will provide you with everyt... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
  • On-Demand
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    Employment Law Issues in Telework Environments

    The phenomenon of remote work didn’t begin with COVID-19, but the virus did bring it into the foreground as a key battleground between employers and employees. Today, as employees fight to work from home either full-time or hybrid, employers are stuck between retaining talent and the extent to which they are willing to offer flexible solutions. This CLE course will explain the employment law issues that arise for employers for remote workers, both full-time and hybrid. The course will... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
  • On-Demand
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    Sexual Harassment, “Me Too” Allegations, and Settlement Agreements: A Necessary Perspective for Counsel

    This interactive CLE course will present the various issues surrounding sexual harassment, and employee training that counsel is required to advise their clients on. The course will delineate what constitutes sexual harassment under federal law and what companies need to regulate as well as the how to assess the potential costs and risks of litigation as well as the merits of a specific case. More Info

    $55
    1.7General Credits
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    Equity & Inclusion Confusion: Discrimination and Other Trending Employment Law Topics for Non-Employment Lawyers

    Employment law is an important area of the legal system even for non-employment lawyers. This comprehensive CLE course will address the uniquely challenging issue of employee vs. independent contractor and the implications of how workers are classified. The course will summarize the various federal laws, including Title VII, The Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Fair Labor Standards Act and the new Pregnant Workers Fairness Act, which govern... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    "Oh The Places We'll Go": Mediating With An Open Mind While Managing Expectations

    Mediation/dispute resolution is a complex, challenging area of law. This CLE course will explain the mechanics of mediation and dispute resolution as well as address the various myths about the process. The course will attempt to advise participants on how to minimize reluctance to participation and the transparency it requires. The effectiveness of mediation in enabling parties to identify their ability to resolve conflicts, save significant litigation costs and grow both personally a... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    A Beginners Guide to Motion Practice

    This comprehensive CLE course is designed for new attorneys as an introduction to Civil and Special Civil motion practice. The course will primarily focus on the three most common types of motions including: 1) Summary Judgment Motions 2) Various Discovery Motions 3) Motions to dismiss/Post judgment motions. The course will explain the process for implementing a motion practice strategy and its usefulness in providing the attorney with the direction and purpose o... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Drafting the Bullet Proof Civil RICO Complaint

    Prosecuting civil actions in Federal Court in situations where defendants engaged in criminal or even quasi-criminal behavior can be aided through Civil RICO complaints. Yet many federal judges are wary of Civil RICO cases and respond by creating OSC hearings or check lists to make sure that RICO claims are both legitimate and that they are pled properly. This CLE course will explain how to establish a ROCI complaint that holds up under Rule 12 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Trademark Basics: What Attorneys Need to Know

    Trademark protection is increasingly important in today’s fast-paced digital world. This CLE course will examine the fascinating world of federal trademark law that is critical for attorneys to know. The course will pay particular attention to issues that a non-IP lawyer in an in-house counsel role could easily miss and will explain how to identify items that qualify as trademarks, as well as the diligence required before making use of a potential mark. Infringement, domain names, the i... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    What Attorneys Need to Know About Reading and Understanding Financial Statements

    Like any field, businesspeople have a lingo all their own. Phrases such as NOPAT, Operating Profit, Net Income, EBITDA, retained earnings, current vs. long-term assets and liabilities, Free Cash Flow are all used regularly in the business world, but are practically a foreign language to attorneys. This CLE course will review basic financial statements, such as income statements, balance sheets and cash flow statements to help you understand the language of business so you can better re... More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
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    Advising a Client as to the Purchase of a Franchise

    This informational CLE course is designed to provide a prospective franchisee with the necessary information to purchase a franchise. The course will focus on provisions in the Franchise Disclosure Agreement as well as typical provisions in Franchise Agreements. The political considerations that may arise with respect to the franchise location will also be addressed. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Navigating the Future: Embracing AI's Impact on the Legal Profession for Lawyers with a Strategic Mindset

    ChatGPT is now a part of our everyday lives and its ability to write our papers, do our research and even pass the Uniform Bar Exam has exceeded all expectations. In fact, experts are predicting that generative AI will eventually replace practicing attorneys. This CLE course will address pressing questions such as how generative AI will change the way lawyers do business and will attorneys lose their jobs? The course will also explain the extent to which an attorney’s mindset, as well... More Info

    $29
    1.2General Credits
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    What If the Government Doesn’t Save My Client’s Bank? Preparing For the Next Bank Crisis

    Though extraordinary intervention by the government and private sector protected uninsured depositors, the recent banking system crisis resulted in several failures and a loss of confidence, especially for owners and debtholders who lost everything. The crisis further highlighted that there is no expectation of the government protecting uninsured depositors if another bank fails. This CLE course, presented by a regulatory partner at a prominent law firm, will examine the recent trauma... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Building a Case to Best Serve the Client: Mediation and Arbitration of Multi-Party Construction Law Claims

    This informative CLE will address a variety of issues related to the challenges presented in Multi-Party Construction Litigation cases. The course will explain how to best prepare a client/carrier for mediation and offer tips for use of documents. The course will also explain how to use a well-drafted mediation statement in order to prepare the mediator for the challenges presented by the matter at hand. Strategies for offers of settlement, as well as some hybrid options for money and... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Beyond Westlaw and Lexis: Effective Internet Search Techniques for Attorneys

    This CLE course covers a wide range of topics, including compliance, business strategy, informal dispute resolution, best practices, and more. It also provides insights into preparing formal legal advice and court documents, such as memos, pleadings, motions, and briefs. Participants will also gain valuable knowledge in trial preparation, which involves examining business and individual backgrounds, related litigation, expert witness matters (prior cases, publications, research on fact... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Ethical Referral Fees: A 50 State Survey

    Fee sharing, when done correctly, is an ethical approach to providing a better outcome for clients. This CLE course will present the various regulatory frameworks that states utilize in determining referral fees for fee sharing. Designed to provide attorneys with a working understanding of how to effectively use this tool to their clients’ benefit while growing their practice, the course will address the ABA Model rules, the necessary disclosures for an ethical fee sharing agreement an... More Info

    $34
    1Ethics Credit
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    Compliance and Legal Trends

    This CLE program will delve into the emerging trends, pivotal focus areas, and strategic initiatives that are currently shaping the landscape. Gain valuable insights from the panelists as they analyze the impact of these transformative changes on compliance practices. Discover how organizations are adapting, evolving, and effectively responding to the interplay of business dynamics, regulatory developments, and technology advancements. This engaging discussion offers a unique opportuni... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Current Issues Under Regulation Best Interest and Form CRS

    A dynamic forum brings together regulators and industry practitioners, fostering discussions that encompass a wide range of current topics and valuable lessons derived from experiences with Reg BI (Regulation Best Interest) and Form CRS (Customer Relationship Summary). These exchanges of insights delve into various perspectives, exploring firm effective practices and examination experiences to gain a comprehensive understanding of these regulatory frameworks. Within this forum, regulato... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Leveraging Regulatory Technology for Your Firm

    In this CLE, the panelists delve into the impact of RegTech on the securities industry, examining the associated benefits, risks, and regulatory factors. They explore a range of RegTech tools that can enhance compliance efforts, including the innovative Machine Readable Rulebook introduced by FINRA. The session highlights the role of artificial intelligence and cloud computing in these tools. Key topics covered include: Considerations for utilizing RegTech tools, particularly those in... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Redefining Communications Compliance for the Digital Age

    Join us in exploring how firms are tackling the compliance challenges and leveraging the opportunities presented by the growing reliance on mobile apps, social media, and other digital channels for communication. In this enlightening session, industry experts and representatives from FINRA will provide valuable insights on navigating the intricate landscape of firm communications with the public. The panelists will delve into a range of important topics, including lessons learned from F... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    The Evolution of Branch Office Inspections

    Join our panel discussion as we explore valuable insights gained from the shift towards remote branch inspections. Our esteemed speakers will delve into topics such as effective tools and documentation strategies, alternative vendors, key indicators to watch out for ("red flags"), as well as the latest developments in FINRA inspections and other regulatory advancements. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    The Firm Perspective on Monitoring and Protecting Against Financial Crimes

    Don't miss this session covering financial crimes from a firms' perspective. This CLE session will cover a wide range of tactics, red flags, and mitigation strategies associated with fraud, insider trading, cybersecurity, and money laundering. Key topics include: Effective practices and controls for firms to monitor, protect against, and address AML, cybersecurity, and fraudulent activities. Tips to identify potential red flags for fraud and insider trading, along with guidance on re... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Private Placements: The Latest Regulatory Developments and Compliance Considerations

    This CLE program will explore the latest private placement regulatory advancements, with a particular focus on regulatory notice 23-XX. Gain valuable insights into compliance responsibilities and best practices concerning Reg BI, sales materials, due diligence, conflicts of interest, and other pertinent topics. This session will cover the following areas: In-depth analysis of recent regulatory developments, compliance obligations, and effective practices pertaining to private placem... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    The Inside Scoop on Insider Threats and Cybersecurity

    This CLE program is designed to expand your understanding of the compounding risks associated with insider and related cyber threats. By joining this session, you will gain comprehensive knowledge about the various manifestations of these risks, their potential occurrence in different contexts, and most importantly, why it is crucial for your firm to prioritize the evolution of its programs in order to effectively detect and mitigate insider activity. In today's interconnected digital l... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Breaking Up Is Hard To Do: Navigating Partnership Disputes and High-Impact Partner Departures

    Breakups can be challenging, and although they may not be as severe as divorces, managing conflicts between partners and dealing with the departure of a significant collaborator can be tough. In this informative CLE, we will explore effective strategies for handling disputes and separations, covering important aspects such as the responsibilities of a firm towards an attorney and vice versa, communication techniques, ethical considerations, and privacy concerns. More Info

    $34
    1Ethics Credit
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    Conducting Sexual Harassment Investigations at Law Firms

    Conducting internal investigations is inherently intricate, particularly when it involves probing allegations of sexual harassment within your organization. In this CLE course, you will be provided with a comprehensive understanding of the legal intricacies and obligations involved in such investigations. You will be guided through a step-by-step process, ensuring compliance with current statutes. The course will cover essential topics including internal communication protocols, contra... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    The ABC’s of Transitioning Law Firms

    A must for any attorney considering a lateral move to another law firm, this in-depth CLE course will address the many issues that attorneys face throughout the process. The course will provide participants with a play-by-play analysis of the many issues that departing attorneys face throughout the transition, beginning in pre-departure all the way through post. The course will also explain the fiduciary and legal obligations that firms and attorneys owe to one another, and to their cl... More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
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    All's Fair In The Rules of Professional Conduct: Threats and Fees

    This CLE course will address the rules of professional conduct in relation to fairness regarding both threats and fees. The course will begin by presenting threats to present, or participate in presenting, professional or criminal disciplinary charges in order to gain an advantage in a civil matter. The course will then discuss Professional Rule of Conduct 1.5 which deals with the improper handling of fees, engagement letters and fee splitting between attorneys. More Info

    $34
    1.2Ethics Credits
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    Cybersecurity, Privacy, and Data Protection Issues: Ethical Considerations and New Requirements

    Several states are currently considering mandating CLE hours that concentrate on cybersecurity, privacy, and data protection. The obligation for lawyers to possess technology competency is not new, as many states have already adopted the American Bar Association (ABA) Model Rule's requirement. The aim of the CLE program is to address lawyers' ethical obligations and requirements and highlight its relevance for other states. The program will also offer practical strategies, explain impo... More Info

    $34
    1Ethics Credit
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    Pre-Trial Preparation for Success at Trial

    Trial preparation is essential for the success of your case. This CLE course will help attorneys prepare for trials using tried and tested methods for information gathering and storing. The course will explain how to employ information in the classroom to help secure a verdict in your client’s favor. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Preparing a Business Client to Franchise

    This CLE course will address the basic issues involved in representation for a client who wants to franchise. The course will present the practical considerations of franchising, the franchisor’s legal obligations and the most important decisions that need to be made. More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
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    Navigating the Uncharted Legal Terrain of Artificial Intelligence

    AI has the potential to dramatically transform the way we interact with technology and, as new technologies emerge, AI evolves and can be adapted to be useful in countless new ways. Typically defined as a branch of computer science that studies the development and implementation of software and algorithms to enable machines to think and act like humans, it usually takes the form of machine learning, natural language processing, robotics and computer vision. A rapidly advancing field wi... More Info

    $29
    1.2General Credits
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    Business Law Strategy & Contract Drafting: Considerations for Maximizing, Monetizing & Preserving Client's Patent Rights

    Patent law is an important area for business law attorneys to understand. This CLE course will explain everything you need to know including the importance of NDA’s in a patent application, crucial clauses of drafting employment agreements and tips for cost effectively dealing with patent infringement on e-commerce platforms. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Managing Client Expectations Throughout the Litigation Process

    The litigation process for a claim of non-payment is complex. You want every penny that is due to you, and do not want to settle for less, but to ensure you end up gaining more than you lose, an understanding of the process is critical. This CLE course will explain the professional, personal and psychological skills needed to move forward in this type of litigation to ensure a successful and satisfying resolution. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Why Lawyers Need to Bill Strategically in an Age of Legal Artificial Intelligence

    While some of the new technologies, like ChatGPT, are relatively recent, the concept of outsourcing work, especially the repetitive, administrative type – to computers is not new, particularly to lawyers. While no one wants to see a computer take-over, there’s no question that there are some tasks that computers are better suited to, and with their unlimited energy and inability to get distracted, it’s to everyone’s advantage to outsource. And yet, no one wants a robot for a litigator. So how... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Cyber Security and Cyber Breach: What Lawyers and Their Law Firms Need to Know Now

    This CLE program will explore the issues surrounding cyber security, the potential consequences of a cyber breach, and the ethical considerations that accompany such an event. With over 50 state laws in the United States concerning data privacy and security, companies must understand what legal and ethical obligations their business and clients have when it comes to personal information. The Federal Trade Commission also keeps an eye on companies to make sure that they are following th... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Virtual Isolation: Is Hyperconnectivity Helping or Harming the Legal Professional?

    Modern technology has taken over our lives in ways we couldn’t have possibly anticipated. Smartphones have replaced colleagues, friends and family as our most constant companions. However, like many things, their contributions to our lives comes at a price including the risk of dependence, addiction and fear. Constantly online, we find ourselves connected, but alone. Even put to the side, our electronic devices are always running. This trend has had an especially deliberating impact on... More Info

    $34
    1Ethics Credit
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    Form CRS: Practical Considerations for Attorneys

    A CRS is a new, 2-4 page disclosure document that SEC-regulated firms are required to deliver to their clients. Adopted to help investors understand the various standards of care that apply to their financial professionals (investment advisers vs. broker-dealers vs. dual registrants), as well as potential conflicts of interest which may be intrinsic to a firm’s business practices. It is therefore essential for attorneys who need to refer clients to a financial professional or firm to be aware... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Cybersecurity and Data Privacy Obligations for Lawyers

    Focusing on the vast cyber threats to the legal community, this CLE course will explain why lawyers are such tempting targets to hackers. The course will explain the cost of data breaches and an attorney’s obligation to cybersecurity, particularly in the context of ESI. This course will include discussions on general ethical responsibilities that lawyers have when it comes to securing both their clients’ and opposing parties’ data. Discussions of the threat landscape, what to be on th... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    The Biggest Cybersecurity Threat of All - Human Behavior: How to Build a Security First Culture to Protect Your Law Firm

    The most vulnerable part of your firm’s security is not in your technology, it’s in your employees. The vast majority of cyber breaches are due to human behavior, which poses the biggest risks to your cybersecurity. This CLE course will explain how to address that threat through training and education, employing strategies to ensure a security-first culture and survive in the face of cyberattacks. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Making the Most of Mock Trials

    Mock trials are similar to dress rehearsals – useful but not necessarily predictive. They are very useful in determining and assessing the strengths and weaknesses of a client’s case, but just because a mock trial is successful doesn’t mean the court case will be. Designed for seasoned litigators as well as novice, small firm practitioners, this CLE course will explain how to utilize mock trials as learning tools for gathering insight, practicing strategy and obtaining a view of how yo... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Criminal Law Considerations for Military and Veteran Clients

    This CLE course will explain how criminal law attorneys address calls from active military service members and veterans. The course will address issues such as dual civilian/military investigations, jurisdictional considerations, involved personnel, the impact of military or veteran status , military pretrial confinement and more. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Introduction to Paper Discovery and Depositions

    The success of a case hinges on many things. Having a discovery plan at the outset, and the ability to implement that plan, is vital both to your success and your ability to increase the overall recovery amount. A workable plan also helps to reduce the stress and resources on your practice when dealing with document dumps and massive discovery demands. This CLE course will explain how to use "paper discovery" efficiently and economically in Civil and Special Civil matters. It is inte... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Ethics & Client Communication: Setting Yourself Up for Success

    Ethics regulations impose specific rules and standards for client communication. This CLE course will assist lawyers in understanding their bar-mandated responsibilities as well as how to create a system to ensure your mental health while meeting the needs of your clients. The course will present insights into Rule 1.4 and explain how to create and maintain a stress-free environment in this high stakes profession. More Info

    $34
    1.1Ethics Credits
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    Attorney Professionalism: Staying Calm, Cool, and Collected

    A professional persona can be more important than experience. Professionalism, respectful behavior and a professional demeanor are critical when addressing the court, opposing counsel, court personnel, clients and staff. This CLE course will provide practical tips for maintaining your professional composure in even the most stressful situation. Communication, both verbal and non-verbal, zoom meetings, interactions with employers and employees, camera-ready events and social media situa... More Info

    $29
    1.2General Credits
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    Liberty’s Last Champion: The Validity of "Science" Evidence and Court Practice

    Our legal system asserts that it provides justice before the law, but not everyone would agree that the system is designed to ensure it. Civil and criminal cases bring about some difficult issues and science, along with some common sense, can often provide solutions. One example of this is DNA, a tool which can guard against false conclusions, but that can also be misleading. Our ability to differentiate between good, reliable science and junk science is key to this. This CLE course... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Legal Ethics: Lawyer and Client Relationship

    This CLE course will familiarize private practice attorneys with tips and strategies to avoid unintentionally committing UPL violations. This applies particularly to those who perform transactional work and/or are telecommuting from a state or states that is outside where they are admitted to practice. Addressing the contours of what constitutes the unauthorized practice of law (UPL), this CLE course, based partially on an article I had written, will open with a walk through of LegalZ... More Info

    $34
    1.1Ethics Credits
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    ESI in Criminal Proceedings: 4th, 5th and 6th Amendment Issues

    Criminal investigations now typically employ electronic information as a standard feature, both at the State and Federal levels. This type of information may be used in the commission of crimes and is thereby often the focus of prosecutions and investigations. This CLE course will offer a comprehensive overview of various amendment implications such as the warrant requirement of the Fourth Amendment, the Fifth Amendment privilege against self-incrimination and the right confrontation g... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Due Diligence Under The 33 Act: Avoid Disasters in the Middle of an IPO

    This CLE course will offer a comprehensive overview of what lawyers and bankers confront during the marketing and distribution process of IPO’s. The course will address potential pitfalls and issues that may arise and provide real-life examples of the many hurdles that could potentially jeopardize your success. Learn about what faces you in the IPO underwriting process and ensure yours and your client's success by anticipating problems and acting strategically. More Info

    $55
    1.7General Credits
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    Ace Your Case: Trial Preparation and Strategy

    Preparation for a successful civil trial requires advanced thought and planning. This CLE course will take you through a step-by-step from mapping out the trial strategy to the closing statements. The course will address how to plan the proving of your case, anticipating and refuting counter-actions and the organization of physical evidence. How to prep witnesses to get your proof into evidence, pre-trial motions, particularly motions in limine and how to anticipate evidentiary issues,... More Info

    $29
    1.2General Credits
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    The Hidden Secrets of Constructive Trust Litigation

    Imagine your client, with full knowledge and faculties, has executed a deed signing away his property with the “understanding” that he would eventually get it back. Would the statute of frauds bar relief? Interesting question. This CLE course will address all the Hidden Secrets of Constructive Trust Litigation. Presented by the author of "Litigating Constructive Trusts" which addresses the main issues relevant to constructive trust cases, the course will address the issue from an offen... More Info

    $55
    1.6General Credits
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    Case Selection, Evaluation, and Beyond

    Case selection is an important part of the representation process. This CLE course will review the elements of case selection and other features of the process of accepting representation. The course will focus on personal injury and insurance cases but the fundamental issues, which will be dealt with extensively by senior attorneys with years of experience, are applicable across a wide range of legal areas. More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
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    Obtaining Discovery from Online Service Providers

    Online misconduct is on the rise and with it the claims against such behavior. This CLE course will explain how to pursue claims of misconduct including acquiring relevant information from service providers, the type of information to look for and perhaps most importantly, the time you have to obtain such information on behalf of a client. The course will delve into the way document retention policies have been altered by digital information and what to do when a litigant hasn’t preser... More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
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    Legal Ethics: Confidentiality and Taking Remedial Measures

    The issue of confidentiality is critical to the attorney/client relationship. As one of the three primary fiduciary duties a lawyer owes to their client, it is necessary to ensure that clients can discuss sensitive matters with their lawyer. What happens, however, when evidence presented turns out to be false? How do attorneys balance the confidentiality requirement when it conflicts with the lawyer’s obligations of honesty? This CLE course will explain how to address the presentatio... More Info

    $34
    1Ethics Credit
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    When One Door Closes: A Primer on Automatic Door Cases for the Premises Liability Practitioner

    Doors are a seemingly innocuous element of our day-to-day lives. Yet surprisingly, they cause frequent damage to patrons of businesses, residences and medical complexes. The liability issues that may result from the simple installation of a door are numerous and attorneys cannot afford to be lulled into a belief that store operators or building owners don’t bear responsibility. This CLE course, designed for personal injury attorneys as well as others, will offer a detailed, introductor... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Digital Communications and Social Media

    With digital marketing rapidly changing, how do firms remain in compliance? How do we communicate relevant, meaningful information in this dynamic digital age? This CLE course will explain the challenges being faced by industry and regulatory experts and how they are successfully addressing these challenges. The course will touch on hot button issues such as how firms engage technology to address their compliance obligations and how to implement creative methods for effective disclosur... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Fintech Firms: Communications Compliance Topics

    This CLE course presents the insights of FINRA staff and industry panelists on the challenges and effective practices of communications compliance for Fintech-focused firms. The course will cover topics such as mobile applications, integrated product offerings, digital engagement practices, and crypto assets. Panelists will offer tips and answer questions on the use of technology and how it can help navigate this dynamic area. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Asylum ABC's: What Attorneys Need to Know

    Immigration has been a hot topic for years and the issues are only growing in complexity. This CLE course will present an overview of asylum law for new and seasoned immigration attorneys. The course will review practical tips for making a successful asylum application and explain the topic from both a broad and narrow perspective, offering general detail to specifics. The course will cover the application time frame, relevant forms and a review of potential pitfalls. The course will a... More Info

    $55
    1.7General Credits
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    Navigating SaaS Contracts: Top Tips for Reducing Risk

    This timely CLE course will present a comprehensive look at emerging data privacy laws, particularly as they relate to the impact on SaaS contracts. The importance of these laws in the wake of data leaks and breaches cannot be overstated, particularly with regards to SaaS. The course will provide tips and strategies for drafting allocation clauses and offer a thorough look at two of the most critical clauses - indemnification and limitation of liability – from both the vendor and custo... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Preventing Your Worst Tech Nightmare: Protecting Your Firm and Clients from Cybercriminals

    Cyberattacks are on the rise and everyone is at risk. This CLE course will present a comprehensive plan for preventing cyberattacks and protecting your firm’s technology. The course will cover everything from an attorney’s ethical obligations with regards to technological competence to the cybersecurity myths that can invite harm. You will receive practical, concrete strategies to secure your practice against cybercrime as well as the leadership skills to create a culture of security-f... More Info

    $29
    1.1General Credits
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    Drafting Comic Book Contracts: A Practical Guide

    Comic book agreements include unique provisions. This CLE course will ask participants to develop a rough draft of initial of key comic book agreement provisions, to engage in a mock client interview and negotiations with exercises specifically designed for the comic book industry. Attendees will then be led to issue-spot common problems in publishing contracts. With guidance from seasoned comic book publishing attorneys, attendees will get to practice a full range of necessary skills... More Info

    $55
    2General Credits
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    Challenging the Impermissible Use of Race in Jury Selection

    The issue of the impermissible use of race when exercising preemptory challenges was perfectly highlighted in the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2019 ruling in the case of Curtis Flowers. This CLE course will offer criminal defense attorneys with tools and strategies they can utilize to combat this type of unethical tactic. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Representing a Deponent and Deposing a Representative

    A representative appearing at deposition would seem to be a simple procedure. Yet, it is actually a complex process with many practical considerations to take into account under 30 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. This CLE course will address how a deposition could be conducted and in what capacity a representative may testify. The course will present the privileges that may be asserted in a deposition and how they might differ from those that may be asserted in other types of... More Info

    $29
    1.1General Credits
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    Staying Safe and Sound: Maintaining a Realistic Work/Life Balance in Uncertain Times

    With messages about COVID-related issues still flooding your inbox, broadcast on tv and argued over on social media, you are at an increased likelihood for anxiety, stress, fear, and negative thoughts. Amongst the many concerns are concerns about being in crowds, whether to get another vaccine booster, fears about the health of your family and how you will manage the future in the “new normal”. Recent studies indicate a dramatic increase amongst those in the legal profession of impairm... More Info

    $34
    1Ethics Credit
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    Ethical Considerations When Responding To Lozada Complaints

    While one of the most complex areas of law, immigration law can be extremely rewarding and tends to foster a collegial atmosphere amongst peers. Yet this congeniality can backfire when an attorney must file a disciplinary complaint against another in defense of their clients as required by the Matter of Lozada. This CLE course will focus primarily on how to manage a situation when you are accused of errors. The course will review proper and appropriate responses to the ethics authoriti... More Info

    $34
    1Ethics Credit
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    Residential Lease Drafting Primer

    Whether you are a seasoned practitioner or a newcomer to the field, the skills of lease drafting are essential to ensuring your client’s success. This CLE course, will cover the essentials of drafting a residential lease. The course will explain specialized clauses and the specific language they require as well as the theory and rationale behind these recommendations. The course will include lesser-known clauses that may rarely appear in today’s leases and yet speak directly to some of... More Info

    $55
    2General Credits
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    Questioning Techniques for Depositions: To Question, Or Not To Question, That Is The Question

    There is an art and a science to taking a deposition and knowing which questions to ask is a key element to taking a great one. This CLE course will present the most sophisticated techniques to drafting questions that will take your deposition from good to great. The course will explain the documents that are essential to crafting questions and how to formulate those questions to achieve your goals. Wording, pleadings, discovery responses, the use of exhibits, audio and video materials... More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
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    How Not to Lose Your Case at a Plaintiff’s Deposition

    Defending a plaintiff in a deposition opens up a complex set of potential pitfalls. This CLE course will present a defense lawyer’s perspective on the potential weaknesses and issues that might arise at a deposition. The course will help the participants recognize and overcome these potential issues. Preparation for and deposition of witnesses to achieve goals will be discussed. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    How to Respond to a Motion for Summary Judgment in Brief Form and at Oral Argument

    The right tools are an essential part of any attorneys’ arsenal. This CLE course will address the ones an attorney needs when responding to civil motions. The course will also review the necessary tactics attorneys should employ to navigate the basic procedural rules to follow when you receive a motion that is filed against your client. Strategies for responding to motions, including little-known tips and rules that will preserve your client’s claim and ensure you can admit evidence in... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Discovery in Surrogates Court: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

    Surrogate Court practice can be overwhelming for even the seasoned attorney. This CLE course, designed for both experienced state planners looking to up their game and those new to the practice, will offer a comprehensive review of the laws, rules and procedures related to litigating issues in Surrogate’s Court. The course will address these issues from the viewpoints of both the petitioner and the respondent and will present practical tips that will increase efficiency and help guide... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Attorney's Fees: Federal Rule 68

    There are many ways of derailing a court case. Defendants may stonewall discovery, plaintiffs may make overstated demands and refuse to negotiate. How do you navigate these and other behaviors that prevent you from successfully handling a case? This CLE course will examine litigation strategies and techniques using the Federal fee-shifting and fee-reducing Rules of Civil Procedure in order to gain an advantage. The course, designed for state and local practitioners as well as federal,... More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
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    Estate Planning for Attorneys Who Help Business Owners

    Clients who own small businesses have particular needs and concerns with regards to estate planning. This CLE course will prepare estate planning attorneys to serve those clients as part of their overall estate planning. The course will go far beyond the issue of wills and delve into operations, employees, customers, vendors, leases, licenses and a slew of other issues as part of their estate plan. The course will assist attorneys in managing their clients’ expectations as well... More Info

    $55
    1.6General Credits
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    Must Know Rules of Evidence

    Rules of evidence are critical aspects to any cases, regardless of whether they go to trial or settle in advance. This CLE course will highlight the most important rules of evidence and explain how they can be used practically. The course will cover everything from complain investigation through the trial process and will offer insight to all types of practitioners from novice attorneys to seasoned litigators. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Managing Your Client’s Series A Offering of Securities: A Step by Step Guide

    Before a start-up or early stage company is ready for its first round of venture capital, known as a Series A Round or Series A Offering, it typically goes through a number of informal financing rounds. To that end, companies will turn to founders, friends and even family members. If it’s successful however, the Series A offering of securities will involve a series of steps. This informative CLE course will offer a complete overview of the process including: reviewing and updating... More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
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    Legal Issues in Divorce Cases: Equitable Distribution, Spousal Maintenance and Child Support

    New York has utilized New Jersey’s equitable distribution law as the basis for their laws instituting and applying equitable distribution in all divorces. This CLE course will address the current applicable statutory as well as recent case law on the topic and offer strategies to best argue for your client’s financial situation. The course will discuss child support and spousal maintenance taking into account current statutes and guidelines and recent applicable cases. The cour... More Info

    $29
    1.2General Credits
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    How to Settle Cases During a Pandemic

    With the job market and businesses scrambling to recover from COVID-19, there has been a sharp rise in delinquent account receivables. It is not only debtors who suffer, but creditor clients are losing tremendous revenue as a result of uncollectible debt. This CLE course will present creative negotiation strategies that collection professionals can implement to maximize collections in these difficult times. Using a keen assessment of the situation, long term planning and a bit of empat... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Ethical Issues Concerning Retainer Agreements, Website Management, and Termination Letters

    This comprehensive CLE course will present the many issues involved in engaging clients through Engagement Letters. The course will address how to create effective Engagement Letters as well as developing and maintaining firm websites for the purpose of minimizing potential representation risks as well as for determining when termination of the Attorney/Client relationship is necessary. The course will introduce participants to the appropriate forms and strategies when facing a... More Info

    $34
    1Ethics Credit
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    Post Disaster Insurance Resolution

    Losing your home or business can feel like an irrecoverable loss. And on top of everything, there are thousands of decisions that need to be made in the wake of such a tragedy. This CLE course will help attorneys to better advise property owners throughout the insurance claim process. The course will offer a comprehensive understanding of the many opportunities and challenges as they restore their property and livelihood. The course will present a detailed overview of recovery in the s... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Winning Dog Bite Cases for Plaintiffs and Defense Tactics

    Surprisingly, dog bite cases are more common than one would think. This CLE course will offer tips and strategies for successfully litigating dog bite cases. The course, presented by a former prosecutor turned personal trial attorney, will explain the different types of dog bite victims, with a special focus on child victims and address the potential pitfalls one might face in these cases. The issue of presenting damages, preserving evidence will be presented. More Info

    $55
    1.6General Credits
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    The Law of U.S. Government Ethics

    This CLE course, designed for attorneys working for or with the federal government, will review the fundamentals of government ethics laws as they are defined by the US Government Office of Government Ethics. The course will begin with a presentation on the statutory and regulatory bases for this specific body of law and will then address some of the more common ethical issues faced by government attorneys. The course will discuss government property with an emphasis on information tec... More Info

    $55
    1.6General Credits
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    Prepping Clients for Depositions in Federal Cases

    This CLE course will offer newer attorneys a basic understanding of how to properly prepare a witness called to testify as a client representative pursuant to F.R.Civ.P. 30(B)(6). The course will explain the purpose of a deposition, document review in preparation for the deposition and tips and strategies for witness testimony preparation. The course will also address biochemical stress reactions which warn to be aware of prior to depositions. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Cryptomorphing The Legal Profession: Musings From A Stacker In The Rye

    Blockchain technology and cryptocurrency is a complicated area with a far-reaching impact on the legal profession. This CLE course will explore topics from the acceptance of cryptocurrency as payment for legal services to cryptocurrency and blockchain technology’s impact on payment systems’ security transactions, public record filing and smart contracts. The goal of the course is to motivate participants to learn more about this dynamic and exciting area of study. More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
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    Handling Current Legal Ethical Issues

    Remote work became the norm during COVID-19 and with it many practical issues arose, particularly for attorneys. This CLE course will address some of those issues particularly with regards to discussing personal legal matters with work employees. The course will present examples of attorneys acting as overzealous advocates for their clients and how that can result in lawyers crossing ethical boundaries. More Info

    $34
    1.2Ethics Credits
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    Cryptocurrency and the Blockchain: Understanding the Landscape of Legal Issues and Offerings

    Cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology are sources of tremendous confusion, particularly given the recent market upheavals and drastic swings in their value. Whether cryptocurrency and blockchain technology are a fading fad or the beginning of a new direction in currency has yet to be determined, yet legal analysis may have a decided impact on the verdict. This CLE course will address the legal challenges and their impact on the industry as well as several key issues which... More Info

    $29
    1.1General Credits
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    Five Steps to Protect Your Firm from Catastrophic Cyber Attacks

    Protecting your firm from cyber-attacks has become increasingly difficult, and increasingly imperative. With cyberattacks on the rise, all businesses are at risk. This CLE course will present 5 critical steps to protect client data and stop cyber-attacks from accessing information. The steps presented will increase your security overall as well as lessen the likelihood you will be a victim of cyber-criminals. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    What You and Your Clients Need to Know About the USPTO’s Post-Registration Audit

    Deadwood refers to registration for marks that are not in use in commerce. Over the past few years, removing this deadwood from the Trademark Register has become an important priority for the USPTO. In recent years they instituted a permanent post-registration audit program requiring trademark registration filing a Declaration of Use to submit proof of use for two additional items in each class beyond the product for which a specimen was submitted. This CLE course will explain the post... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    E-Signatures: Managing the New Reality

    Electronic signatures have become a standard method for signing official documents. This comprehensive CLE course will explain the significance and usability of electronic signatures, and the various laws which govern e-signature platforms. The course will conclude with a demonstration to help you incorporate e-signatures into your practice. More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
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    Protecting Your Intellectual Property and Valuable Data Through the Federal Computer Fraud and Abuse Act

    How prepared are you to bring a civil action under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act? This CLE will offer an assessment of how to prepare to bring a civil action, the statute’s scope and its legal requirements. The course will also review the Supreme Court’s recent interpretation of this stature in Van Buren v. US as well as alternative causes of action you can take to protect your data from company insiders. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Privacy and Cyber Breaches: Are You Next?

    It is critical for businesses, regardless of their size, to comply with state, federal and foreign privacy laws and regulations. These will govern a company’s procedures including data collection, storage, use, sharing and disposal with regards to personally identifiable information (PII), personal health information (PHI) and payment card information (PCI). A company that fails to adhere to privacy guidelines, even inadvertently or unknowingly, or to disclose its procedures, are simpl... More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
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    Metaverse Law: Intro to ARVR, Issues, IP Ownerships, Monetization, Cyber Currency, and Licensing

    This CLE course will address the incredible breadth of tech law in the Metaverse, which still remains largely unregulated. The course will offer a review of the basic terminology – using terms everyone can understand – as well as how regulatory and statutory laws may apply to the Metaverse, how it polices itself and how it is monetized. The course will also delve into blockchain and security, intellectual property, cryptocurrency and other related issues with regards to funding... More Info

    $55
    1.6General Credits
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    Communications Compliance: Current Developments

    Designed to address current communications compliance and marketing practices, this informative CLE course will offer guidance on how FINRA’s communication rules are applicable in virtual environments, particularly regarding ESG and other investment trends. The course will explain the regulatory implications of complex products and services including crypto assets and emerging technologies with regards to marketing compliance. The course will address revisions made to FINRA Rules 2210... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Market Structure: What Factors Are Driving Changes

    This CLE course will present the newest developments and trends in the industry. Presented by FINRA staff and industry practitioners, the course will offer tips and strategies for execution guidance and issues related to payment for order flow. Effective practices for reviewing and documenting execution as well as the technology currently available to process trades will be discussed. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Options Markets: Recent Regulatory Issues

    This comprehensive CLE course will feature FINRA staff and industry panelists as they discuss the regulatory issues that are currently impacting the options market. The course will explain the recent initiatives as well as the supervision of options trading in customer accounts. The course will also help you to identify effective controls, procedures and technology processes. More Info

    $29
    0.8General Credit
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    Remote Supervision

    Remote work has become the norm in the post-COVID world. This CLE course, presented by FINRA staff and industry panelists, will explain what they have learned as they moved to remote work. Presenters will discuss a wide range of issues including effective controls, processes and procedures being incorporated by member firms to address supervision in remote work environments. The course will enable you to identify these as well as evaluate effective practices that are emerging as a resu... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Hot Topics in FinTech

    FinTech (Financial Technology) is a dynamic, growing industry that seems to have been on fast-forward in recent years. This CLE course, presented by FINRA staff and industry practitioners, will explain how FinTech is defined by various stakeholders in the industry as well as new, innovative ways that firms are integrating FinTech into their business models. The course will address the critical importance of implementing a firm compliance structure in order to address regulatory obligat... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Senior and At-Risk Investors

    Seniors and Vulnerable Adults often fall under the wire. This CLE course will explain how FINRA rules and state requirements address this population, enabling firms to better address this increasingly growing client base and protect your organization. Presented by FINRA staff and industry experts, the course will review FINRA Rules 2165 and 4512 and address elder abuse prevention and protection acts. The course will also review State Report and hold laws. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Social Media and the Rise of the Finfluencers

    COVID-19 has dramatically altered the way we behave, some think for good. These changes impact all industries, including the financial services industry, where the rapid increase in digital adoption has changes the way we engage with one another and with our clients. This CLE course, presented by FINRA staff and industry analysts, will explain how social media and its influencers are changing the industry. The course will discuss the newest developments, effective compliance pr... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Online & iOS/Android App

    Navigating E-Discovery and Its Emerging Trends

    E-Discovery is a dynamic, evolving area that was greatly impacted by COVID-19. This CLE course will review emerging trends in e-discovery as well as offer practical strategies in managing issues such as inadvertent or intentional destruction of electronic data. The course will address the expanding volume of data and the growing sophistication of analytical tools, AI and Technology Assisted Review. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Ethical Considerations for Multistate Referral Rules and Fees

    Presented by a former Morris County Assistant Prosecutor, this CLE course will present rules and best practices for Attorney Referral fees and the ethics surrounding them in New Jersey as well as state-by-state throughout the country. More Info

    $34
    1Ethics Credit
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    Issues To Consider When Drafting Construction Contracts

    This CLE course will offer insight regarding the issues that attorneys should consider when drafting construction contracts. The course will review: Drafting Mechanics Liens Delay Damages Termination Liquidated vs. Actual Damages Material Escalation Costs Change Orders Insurance Bonds Dispute Resolution More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
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    How Lawyers Can Represent Brokers Beyond Their State Licensing

    Nobody enjoys being told what to do, and brokers chafe at being limited to practicing in particular states because their license limits their ability to work across the country. This CLE course will explain license portability, how it differs from license reciprocity and the various states’ limitations on what that allows out-of-state brokers to do. The course will explain how to find and interpret license law limitations as well as counsel broker clients on what actions can be... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Evolution Of An Eviction Moratorium: Landlord Tenant Strategies And Emergency Rental Assistance

    New York’s eviction moratorium has evolved dramatically since the outset of the pandemic. This CLE course will explain that evolution within the context of the court’s strategy in handling a huge backlog in evictions. The course will explain the success in moving forward with their congested calendar and the de facto stay that is being put in place for tenants who apply to the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP). The course will present the expectations that applicants must have... More Info

    $29
    1.3General Credits
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    Statutory Interpretation: How To Use It To Your Clients’ Advantage

    Almost all litigated cases involve statutes. Whether the impact is direct or indirect, judges appreciate statutory interpretation analysis making it beneficial to provide. This CLE course will explain the rules of statutory interpretation, regardless of the seemingly complex Latin phrases which describe them, as well as the basic framework that federal and state courts use the interpret statutes. The course will explain the “plain meaning” vs. “ambiguity” rules, otherwise known as the... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Cyber Security Compliance Trifecta: Recent Revisions to Three Important Security & Privacy Standards

    Both large and small companies have been faced with increasing cybersecurity compliance concerns. This informative CLE course will review the standards and requirements revisions published recently, which have broad implications for cybersecurity compliance. These include the Spec. Pub 800-53 (Security and Privacy Controls for Information Systems and Organizations), released by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), the PCI-DSS 4.0 published by the Payment Card Indu... More Info

    $29
    1.1General Credits
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    Remove The "Stress" From Removal Defense: Practice Before The Federal Immigration Courts

    Immigration law is increasingly dynamic and the policies and procedures of the court are similarly volatile, making practicing before federal immigration courts (EOIR) incredibly stressful. This CLE course will review the major procedural transformation in the court since COVID-19 and explain how to successfully navigate all aspects of the proceedings. More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
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    What Happens To Your Practice If You Die Or Become Disabled

    No one wants to think about the possibility of tragedy but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t exist. What will happen to your practice if you become disabled or pass away? Have you dealt with the practicalities? This CLE course will offer preventative steps to ethically comply with client obligations as well ensure your family is protected and the value of practice recovered. Designed primarily for small or solo firms, the course will raise awareness and make sure you are prepared in... More Info

    $34
    1.2Ethics Credits
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    Bitcoin: Time For Lawyers To Take A Byte

    With the emergence of blockchain technology, the Internet of Value has replaced the Internet of Information and the Internet of Things. It has thoroughly transformed our economic system with cryptocurrency being the hottest topic in financial news. The ethical issues involved however, have barely been discussed. This CLE course will address the opportunities as well as the risks for lawyers in the cryptocurrency and blockchain space. The course will offer an overview as well as... More Info

    $29
    1.1General Credits
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    The Ethics of Law Firm Management: Now More Than Ever

    While daunting, opening a law firm, whether as a sole practitioner or with several other attorneys, is the easiest part of the process. The management and running of a firm is where the complexities, and seemingly insurmountable hurdles lie. Held to a higher standard than other businesspeople, attorneys still need to make a profit. This CLE course will cover the Rules of Professional Conduct and ethical issues lawyers must follow when running a practice and how competing interests can... More Info

    $34
    1Ethics Credit
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    Walk Away With The Check: How To Win A Business Divorce Case

    A bad business partner can be the downfall of even the most stalwart client. This CLE course will explain the litigation, negotiation and corporate governance expertise required to help your client in a business dispute. The course will cover the 5 corporate provisions that control partner disputes and how to devise a strategic plan to win a business divorce case. The course will also cover issues such as how to time a separation, how to end with the upper hand and valuation me... More Info

    $55
    2General Credits
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    Ethics of Legal Writing

    Ethical issues can befall even the most experienced attorneys. This CLE course will examine five of the more common ethical pitfalls in writing, including plagiarism, frivolous writing, failure to cite adverse authority, incivility in legal writing, and ghostwriting. The course will explain how to avoid crossing the line between ethical and unethical writing with the goal of helping attorneys evaluate their writing for appropriate advocacy. More Info

    $34
    1Ethics Credit
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    How to Value, Sell & Purchase a Law Practice

    The aging population impacts every industry, including attorneys. This CLE course will address how retiring attorneys should value, sell and purchase law practices. The course will present the process for preparing to sell properties and offer tips to add value through systems and processes implemented across their practices. The course will explain the 5 key components used to value a practice, options for selling a law firm and the “synergy value” that retiring attorneys should prese... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Oh Brave Commercial New World: The New Reality of Name, Image, and Likeness in Collegiate Athletics

    This CLE course serves to clear up the misunderstanding surrounding the recently enacted laws that permits college athletes to earn money from the use of their Name, Image & Likeness (NIL) without risking their college eligibility. While there are some restrictions, the response of the NCAA in lifting their rules, even in states where the law wasn’t passed, enabled collegiate athletes, previously barred from endorsements or other earnings, to pursue opportunities much the way professional athl... More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
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    Home is Where The License Is: Ethical Considerations for Lawyer Relocation During and After the Pandemic

    COVID-19 motivated many lawyers to relocate, work remotely, and avoid perceived risk. This CLE course will assess the legal and ethical ramifications of relocation, particularly to states beyond where you might be licensed. The course will address authorization to practice, jurisdiction and choice of rules. More Info

    $34
    1.1Ethics Credits
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    Ethical Attorney's Fees, Referral Fees, and Billing Practices

    Ethics rules for attorneys are well-known, but not necessarily well understood. Whether we are talking about lawyer fees, referral fee requirements and fee sharing, non-refundable payments and all issues related to costs and settlements, the lawyer Trust Account Rules offer guidelines that every attorney should know. This CLE course will address these topics and offer important strategies to make sure attorneys know and understand their ethical obligations and how to comply with them.... More Info

    $34
    1Ethics Credit
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    The Interplay Between Ethics, Estates, Fiduciaries and Guardianships

    There are many ethical questions that arise when dealing with Estate and Elder Law. This CLE course will explore the fiduciary duties and who is owed duties as well as who is eligible to serve as a fiduciary. The limits of their duties and responsibilities, some of which trace back centuries or more also include obligations of loyalty, fair dealing, good faith and honesty. The course will attempt to utilize a practical approach to the role of the fiduciary and include real-world examp... More Info

    $65
    1.5Ethics Credits
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    What Every Family Law Attorney Needs To Know About Debt Collection And Bankruptcy

    Family law includes a variety of different factors, including the multitude of issues families face when a single household splits into two. Whether with regards to debt, bankruptcy or the specific solvency of different family members, these issues are required knowledge for Family Law practitioners. This CLE course will review each of these potential problems to enable attorneys to advise their clients in making informed decisions. More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
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    Emerging Post Pandemic Cybersecurity Issues for Lawyers

    Cybersecurity is an absolute necessity for law firms today. In the post-pandemic world, with attorneys working remotely and from a variety of devices and networks, the ethical and professional obligations with regards to competency, supervision and confidentiality are further amplified. Creating a defensible cybersecurity protocol means taking into account the process (technology) as well as the policies, such as incident response, business continuity, disaster recovery, work-from-home... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    The Anatomy of a Criminal Law Case

    This CLE course will present the basics of criminal law from a practical standpoint beginning with the initial phone call all the way through to the courthouse. The course will explain every part of the process from dealings with clients and their families to ADA’s, court staff and juries. Fee negotiations, pleas, cooperation agreements, Supreme Court procedures and motion practice will all be addressed. More Info

    $29
    1.2General Credits
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    E-Discovery Primer for the Luddite and Anti-Technology Practitioner

    This informative CLE course will explore the fundamentals of e-discovery and its process. The course will focus primarily on the federal rules that impact e-discovery as well as: data preservation the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) litigation/legal hold, document gathering and review forensics predictive, early case assessment predictive coding social media attorney due diligence The course will also offer an overview and demonstration of the navigation and use o... More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
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    Professionalism in Challenging Practice Areas

    High conflict litigation, immigration and criminal practice require an above-average standard of professionalism. How to achieve that standard, both in your practice and in your life, benefits both attorney and client, adds value and meaning to your work and enables practicing attorneys to go beyond the standard rules of ethics they are required to adhere to. This CLE course, using immigration law as an example, will offer guidance on how to apply the ideals set forth in the Lawyer’s... More Info

    $34
    1Ethics Credit
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    New York’s Brand-New Power of Attorney

    Recently new Power of Attorney laws came into effect. In this comprehensive CLE course, Elizabeth Forspan, Esq. of Forspan Klear LLP will explain the primary changes to the POA form and how to plan in accordance with these new changes. The course will review key items to include when preparing new Power of Attorney forms. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Cultural Awareness, Tips, and Tools for Today's Legal Practitioner

    Understanding another’s culture, cultural influences and awareness are all characteristics for cultural awareness training. This CLE course will offer practical guides and strategies to develop cultural awareness including how to incorporate tools which facilitate understanding for productive negotiation, representation and conflict resolution. More Info

    $55
    2.1General Credits
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    Gambling: The "Secret" Addiction

    Alcoholism, drug addiction and mental health disorders are on the rise, leading to an increase in impairment in the legal profession. According to the statistics, 1 in 3 attorneys will need mental health services at some point in their careers. Yet there are other addictions, such as gambling, which is lesser known but can be just as damaging. The US Supreme Court Case of Murphy vs. NCAA upheld the legality of gambling across the country and in almost no time, Pennsylvania had on-line... More Info

    $29
    1.1General Credits
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    Starting Your Own Firm & Scaling It

    Interested in starting your own firm but don’t know where to start? This CLE course will offer essential tips and strategies that will guide through the entire process. From leaving your old firm to launching a new one, the course will include pitfalls to avoid, approaching first clients and how to effectively scale your business and ensure long-term growth. More Info

    $29
    1.2General Credits
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    No One Makes It Out Unscathed: The Effects of Trauma, Stress and Burnout On Our Lives

    Stress is a component of any attorneys’ day to day life. And ignoring it won’t make it go away. Shrug it off and the results can be catastrophic for you, your family and your business. Trauma, less discussed but not rarer, also requires immediate attention. Whether it is a direct trauma such as a personal loss or one being experienced vicariously, untreated trauma can have untold consequences. This CLE course will address issues of stress and trauma, particularly in the wake of COVID-19... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    The False Claims Act & Cybersecurity: An Area Receiving Heightened Attention by the United States Department of Justice

    The False Claims Act has direct applications to cybersecurity violations. The recent Executive Order, as well as statements such as that of Department of Justice Assistant Attorney General John C. Demers who stated that “[t]he Department will continue to confront malicious nation state cyber activity with our unique tools and work with our fellow agencies and the family of norms abiding nations to do the same,” and that of another attorney who stated that “cybersecurity related fraud may be an... More Info

    $55
    2General Credits
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    Client Intakes: Tips for Effective Sign-Ups

    Client intake is an essential part of the representation process and sets the terms of your relationship. This CLE course will explain how to conduct an effective client intake and how to use it to determine if and how you want to represent the client. Identifying case strategy, potential issues and managing expectations during the initial intake will be presented and discussed. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Luck Favors the Prepared: Successfully Preparing Your Firm to Address Questions from Clients on Data Security & Privacy

    With cybersecurity and data privacy an increasing concern, a comprehensive privacy and security program is essential for any professional organization. Compliance with the various, and many times conflicting requirements of clients and the legal system may further complicate the matter. In fact, clients have begun to view both legal and accounting firms as “vendors” and have no problem issuing their own requirements. This CLE course will explain the fundamentals of a security and privac... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Legal Ethics in the Era of Technology, Social Media, and the Pandemic

    The nuances of computer technology and data security are not exactly common knowledge amongst attorneys yet complying with today’s ethics related to the digital world is essential. This CLE course will address the many hidden dangers in the tools and platforms, including such basics as email, which many attorneys aren’t aware of. The course will explain how the practice of law compounds these dangers particularly when working from home. The issue hackers and other areas of risk managem... More Info

    $65
    1.5Ethics Credits
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    Attorney Relationships and Challenges with Them

    The attorney/investigator relationship can be critical to success of a case. This CLE course, presented by Andrea Lyon and Ashley Nunn, lawyer and investigator, present tips to improve working relationships including the formation of a team with varying perspectives, awareness of blind spots, humility and the importance of open, regular communication. The course will explain the various issues that should be open between lawyers and investigators such as theory, strategy, evidence and... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Plan Your Escape: Leaving the Law Firm for Public Sector Law

    Thinking of moving from a law firm to the public sector? This CLE course will tell you everything you need to know from analyzing the purpose of the move to whether you’ve considered all aspects of your decision. The course offers strategies and tips for securing a public sector legal position including the interview process, setting expectations and how to plan for your first few months on the job and your long-term success. More Info

    $55
    1.7General Credits
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    Law Office Succession Planning: Options & Ethical Rules

    Succession planning never seems like an emergency, but it is critical to ensuring your business’s future. This CLE course will address planning options available to attorneys for succession, including a focus on the difference between internal and external succession plans as well as contingency planning in the event of unexpected death or disability. The course will delve into how a practice may be valued as well as the many NY Rules of Professional Conduct that apply to the successio... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Best Technologies for Practice Development

    Estate planning practices, like those in other markets, have been drastically altered by technology. With most firms going paperless and utilizing cloud-based software, document generation software and other products to facilitate better interactions with clients as well as improved management and efficiency, the industry is seeing a serious upheaval in the way it functions. Remote work as a result of COVID-19 has had an impact as well. This CLE course will explore these changes and ho... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Avoiding and Responding to State Bar Inquiries

    The most common ethical missteps are often the most avoidable. Utilizing a variety of risk management tools, practitioners can learn which conduct and practices typically draw the attention of bar prosecutors or clients in order to avoid these potential pitfalls. This CLE course will identify and explain those tools and how to implement them as well as provide an overview on bar investigations and how to best respond to bar complaints and disciplinary letters should they arise should t... More Info

    $34
    1.4Ethics Credits
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    Let’s Talk About Race: How to Get Potential Jurors to Talk About Race and Racism

    Conversations about race are always sensitive. This is particularly true today and even more particularly when it comes to juries. This CLE course will explain how lawyers should approach issues of race with potential jurors. The course will present the reasoning for why it’s important to have discussions about race and racism, the relevant legal issues and tips and strategies for addressing the issues. More Info

    $29
    1.1General Credits
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    Decide to Thrive: The Case for Lawyer Well-Being

    Lawyers are known for working insane hours, to the point of exhaustion and seriously ill health, This CLE course will explain how to get control of your life without damaging your business. The course will explain how to have a balanced, healthy lifestyle and still make a great living as a lawyer. The course will address the systemic health problems in the legal profession and will present 4 essential strategies for creating lasting change in the intense environment that attorneys inhab... More Info

    $29
    1.1General Credits
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    Cybersecurity During a Pandemic

    Cybersecurity is a huge concern in these digital times. This CLE course will focus on existing concerns that have taken on greater importance recently as well as new issues that have arisen as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The course will identify threat-actors and how they exploit pandemic related vulnerabilities with the use of business email compromise, remote work and social engineering attacks. The various risks of data breaches and ransomware attacks that both disrupt and so... More Info

    $29
    1.1General Credits
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    Trial Preparation Skills: Personal Injury Cases

    A trial is like a performance and requires a tremendous amount of rehearsal in order for the final outcome to be flawless. In the case of trials, rehearsal means developing a theory about the case, analyzing evidence, witness preparation and forming opening and closing statements. This CLE course, presented by Jeffrey M. Kimmel, a leading civil trial attorney, will explain various aspects of the trial preparation process. The course will explain the various stages including discovery, de... More Info

    $29
    1.3General Credits
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    Be Prepared! A Survey of Trial Preparation for Lawyers

    Designed for novice attorneys, in particular those approaching their first trial, this CLE course will provide everything you need to do including ethical obligations, stages of preparation and trial notebook. Strategies, comprehensive files and notes and how to organize it all will be explained so that your first foray into the courtroom will be successful. More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
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    I Don’t Have Time to Manage My Time: Secrets to Enhanced Work Performance

    No matter how much we might wish for more, there are only so many hours in a day. And regardless of how organized we may be, there is a limit to what can get done in a specific amount of time. Moreover, sometimes in an effort to manage time, we often fall into the trap of wasting more time that we are utilizing. This CLE course will provide innovative techniques to master how you use your time. By creating time management goals that modify your behavior and the way you use your time. The... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Ethics & The Electronic Ages: Understanding Heightened Legal & Ethical Responsibilities

    Data breaches have become so common they are practically inevitable and law firms are trying to find ways to guard against and respond to them should they occur. With the Ethical Rules of Conduct adding monetary risk and punitive damages, it’s imperative to take steps to protect data and understand the risk you take. This CLE course will explain cybersecurity in a comprehensive manner and offer strategies to protect against data breaches. The course will explain the specific legal and... More Info

    $34
    1Ethics Credit
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    How to Start and Build out a Law Practice

    Client retention is a critical aspect of your business’s success. This CLE course will offer a comprehensive list of what every attorney should do to approach clients and keep them. Initial client meets and how they should be run and communication skills will all be addressed as will adherence to ethical standards and meeting your client needs. The course will specific techniques and strategies for better communication and organization. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
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    Pre-Trial Motions: 4th and 5th Amendment Violations

    Criminal Defense lawyers rely on pre-trial motions for the success of their cases. This CLE course will present the most common mistakes that can be made through the violation of the 4th and 5th amendments regarding pre-trial motions. The course will provide familiarity with the issues that will make you a more effective criminal defense attorney. More Info

    $55
    1.6General Credits
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    Starting a Solo Practice

    Starting your own law practice has a great deal of advantages. And yet, the challenges you will face are much the same as those faced by any new business owner. This CLE course will explain how to create the needed business, marketing and operations plans to launch and manage your new business and how to ensure your success. Entertaining and fast-paced, this CLE course will provide you with the skills necessary to build a successful solo practice from anywhere in the US. More Info

    $55
    2.1General Credits
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    Practicing Law in a Pandemic: Remote Lawyering in the Age of COVID-19 PART II

    In Part II of our series on Practicing Law in a Pandemic, this CLE course will provide crucial tips and strategies to navigate the new work at home environment and the various privacy risks that may arise. The course will review the latest development in New York and explain how to create data privacy and security plans. The duty of supervision, effective communication with staff and clients, client intake, conflict management, and the quick handling of issues as they arise will all be address... More Info

    $34
    1Ethics Credit
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    Practicing Law in a Pandemic: Remote Lawyering in the Age of COVID-19 Part I

    With more and more of the workforce adapting to working from home, the issue of security has come to the forefront. Within the legal industry, this issue is critical as the potential for mishandling confidential information and violating duties to clients dramatically increases. This CLE course will explain the potential risks and how to manage them while keeping abreast of new rules and opinions. The course will provide tips and strategies for developing a crisis plan and streamlining communi... More Info

    $34
    1Ethics Credit
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    Cyberthreats to the Legal Profession: How Lawyers and Clients Can Protect their Data

    With more individuals working from home and more home office services being offered as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, cybersecurity has become a top concern. This CLE course will explain the threats faced by lawyers, law firms and government agencies and what you need to know about the security requirements in the New York SHIELD Act taking effect. An attorney’s obligations under this act as well as steps you can take to improve cybersecurity will be addressed as well as how to use Global... More Info

    $55
    1.6General Credits
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    From Enhancing Legal Department Project Management to Process Improvement

    Legal departments can achieve enormous benefit by committing to implementing improvements and methodologies for processes that towards improvements. This CLE course will explain how these improvements can be facilitated by collecting and reviewing relevant information to analyze how improvements can be made in each project life cycle. The course will explain how to consider project improvement in the context of both formal and informal management through the application of Lean and Six Sigma m... More Info

    $81
    2.8General Credits
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    Small Law Firm Management: How to Start and Succeed as a Solo and Small Law Firm

    Opening and operating a small law firm, particular as a solo practitioner, has specific challenges. This CLE course will explain the various considerations and issues that an attorney may face using real life examples and success stories. The course will offer an overview on what every managing attorney needs to know to grow and sustain a small firm as well as the tools for hiring, managing a and firing staff, insurance considerations, financial considerations, billing delegations and practica... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
  • On-Demand
    Online & iOS/Android App

    Basic Motion Writing

    Writing a civil motion requires a specific set of knowledge and skills. This one hour CLE course will provide the basics for writing civil motions for filing in the New York State Supreme Court. The course will review how to draft and produce a NYSCEF-ready motion which includes Notice of Motion, Attorney Affirmation and Memorandum of Law. The course will also explain how to plan and organize the process of writing to ensure high-quality motions that will succeed in providing the best results... More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
  • On-Demand
    Online & iOS/Android App

    Leveraging Technology for Law Office Efficiency

    Designed for those who have resisted going full digital, this CLE course will present the concepts behind taking all functions to the cloud. The course will offer an introduction to owning a domain and integrated mail services as well as potential domain-wide integrations. The various types of practice management software and the advantages and disadvantages of the services they offer, the use of digital files and servers, the cloud vs. the private cloud, phone and fax systems and client commu... More Info

    $55
    2.5General Credits
  • On-Demand
    Online & iOS/Android App

    Technology Ethics for Lawyers: What You Don’t Know Can Certainly Come Back To Haunt You

    Even for the tech-savvy attorney, the hidden dangers of email, social media and cloud based platforms may be unknown or not fully understood. This CLE course will identify and explain the risks of these tools and platforms and offer suggested solutions and strategies to minimize exposure. Best practices to maintain vigilance in protecting client data and overall risk management in the context of technology will be presented. More Info

    $65
    1.5Ethics Credits
  • On-Demand
    Online & iOS/Android App

    Achieving Precision in the Written Word

    The written word is the cornerstone of the legal profession. It is the source of all precedence, and the measure by which we interpret and enforce the laws. The words we use for the protection of rights cannot be ambiguous, but rather must be precise and clear. This CLE course will offer participants tested methods, guidelines and procedures to create communication that upholds these standards, are error-free and provide clarity in all forms of memorialized media. More Info

    $55
    1.6General Credits
  • On-Demand
    Online & iOS/Android App

    Trial Preparation and Procedure

    Trial preparation includes the exchange of countless files of information, evidence and testimony. This CLE course will explain the necessary steps trial attorneys must take when receiving a file from another firm. The course will explain the file review process as well as how to use the files to prepare for the trial itself. More Info

    $29
    1.25General Credits
  • On-Demand
    Online & iOS/Android App

    Succession Planning for Lawyers & Strategic Growth for Law Firms

    Succession planning is a fraught process. Highly charged and complicated, the planning requires contingency plans for a myriad of different possibilities. This CLE course will provide an overview of the many types of succession plans including internal planning, external planning and contingency planning in the case of unexpected and sudden disability or death. The course will also provide checklists for planning and implementation for both senior and new and growing firms. More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
  • On-Demand
    Online & iOS/Android App

    So You Want to Go Solo? How to Decide, Prepare, and Survive Your First Year

    Going out on your own is risky business, no matter what your field. This CLE course will walk you through all the factors you need to consider before deciding to go solo with your law practice. The course will take you through the process, step-by-step and explain what you need to know to survive and thrive your first year out. More Info

    $81
    2.5General Credits
  • On-Demand
    Online & iOS/Android App

    Preparing Clients for Deposition, Trial and Mediation: A Necessary Investment

    Preparing a client for litigation might seem like basic knowledge, yet many attorneys’ approach to this preparation is inefficient, ineffective and superficial, often ignoring the client’s fears and not taking into account their intellectual capacity. This CLE course will explain how to properly prepare a clean for deposition, trial and mediation using cutting-edge proven techniques and strategies. The course will pay special attention to clients’ anxieties and enable them to foresee what is t... More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
  • On-Demand
    Online & iOS/Android App

    Client Interaction Strategies: A Deep Dive Into How We Connect With Our Clients

    This CLE program takes a deep dive into the strategies of client communication. Though client communication may seem inherent to what we do as lawyers, this program will encourage you to rethink and reevaluate your approach to interacting with the people you serve. More Info

    $29
    1.25General Credits
  • On-Demand
    Online & iOS/Android App

    Serving Rural Clients Using Technology

    Among the many reasons why individuals and families choose not to pursue litigation is simple access. In rural areas of the US, some counties have fewer than three attorneys, and some have none at all. This CLE course will explain this problem and the areas affected and offer avenues to serve clients whose lack of access to justice prevents them from protecting their rights. More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
  • On-Demand
    Online & iOS/Android App

    Cybersecurity Compliance Issues: What You Need to Do and How You Can Do It

    The dangers posed by cyber-security breaches has been felt in every industry, every branch of government and even private individuals. For general counsel and compliance officers, it is perhaps the primary concern facing them today. This CLE course will present the regulatory environment for the financial services industry as it compares to other industries and examine the standards, audits, and ethical responsibilities they entail as well as explain how to conduct employee training and examin... More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
  • On-Demand
    Online & iOS/Android App

    Cyber Risk Management: Legal Data Breach Live

    The dangers posed by cyber-security breaches has been felt in every industry, every branch of government and even private individuals. For general counsel and compliance officers, it is perhaps the primary concern facing them today. This CLE course will present the regulatory environment for the financial services industry as it compares to other industries and examine the standards, audits, and ethical responsibilities they entail as well as explain how to conduct employee training and examine... More Info

    $55
    1.75General Credits
  • On-Demand
    Online & iOS/Android App

    How to Start and Build a Law Practice

    Most people would likely agree on the barometers of what makes a successful law practice—financial growth, increasing caseloads, and larger staffs. But what makes a successful law practice for you in particular might be a harder question to answer if you account for not only the quantity of cases you try (and win) but whether or not they are the kind of cases you want to try (and win). This CLE course will be your guide to determining how to build your law practice to reach a level of success th... More Info

    $55
    2General Credits
  • On-Demand
    Online & iOS/Android App

    Tips and Techniques for the Personal Injury Practice from Initial Interview Through Trial

    The lecture will explore lesser-discussed and unique perspectives regarding the initial evaluation, processing, discovery and ultimate trial of a personal injury case. Topics Covered include: • Case evaluation • Pre-suit settlement • Written discovery • Depositions, discovery and expert depositions for use at trial • Trial tips, including openings and closings More Info

    $29
    1General Credit
  • On-Demand
    Online & iOS/Android App

    How to Run a Productive Plaintiff's PI/Workers Compensation Law Firm

    As with many businesses, running a successful personal injury law firm requires forethought. It’s essential to be proactive to prevent problems before they occur and doing so requires constant communication with clients. In truth, it takes a business approach that includes a system for easy access of information, case monitoring, a wide and long range outlook and exceptional people skills. In fact, the attorney/client relationship is at the heart of a successful practice. Presented by Paul M. By... More Info

    $55
    1.5General Credits
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