Yearly Archives: 2015

OK CLE: Oklahoma CLE Deadline is 12/31

Oklahoma attorneys must complete a minimum of 12 Oklahoma CLE credit hours each year in order to complete the OK CLE requirement. As part of the 12 hour annual OK CLE requirement, at least 1 hour must be approved for legal ethics credit. Oklahoma CLE Compliance & Reporting Reporting Cycle: Annual Compliance Deadline: December 31 Reporting Deadline: February 15 If you have…

CLE Course: Issue Spotting in Criminal Law Cases

There is a great deal at risk when a person is accused of a crime. Your client’s life and liberty are at stake, and there is a lot of information you need to be able to recognize to ensure that your client’s rights are properly protected. Whether you are a civil attorney that needs a refresher on criminal law or you are…

WA CLE: Group 3 MCLE Deadline is December 31

In order to complete the Washington minimum continuing legal education (MCLE) requirement attorneys in Washington must complete a minimum of 45 CLE credit hours every three years.  In addition, Washington attorneys must also complete a minimum of 6 credit hours of Legal Ethics or Professional Responsibility each compliance period. Washington MCLE Compliance Requirements Reporting Cycle: 3 years Compliance Deadline: December 31 Reporting…

TN CLE: Tennessee CLE Deadline is December 31

Tennessee attorneys are required to complete 15 TN CLE credit hours annually as part of the Tennessee minimum continuing legal education (MCLE) requirement. In addition, at least 3 credits hours must be in the area of Ethics and Professionalism. Please note that in Tennessee, some courses can qualify for both general and Ethics & Professionalism credit.[1] Tennessee CLE Compliance & Reporting Reporting…

OR CLE: Oregon MCLE Deadline is 12/31

Oregon attorneys have one of the larger CLE requirements in the country. Oregon attorneys must complete 45 OR CLE credit hours every 3 year compliance period in order to remain in compliance with the Oregon MCLE requirement.[1] Please note that Oregon attorneys must now complete 1.0 credit hour on the mandatory Elder Abuse reporting requirement in Oregon.[2] Oregon MCLE Compliance & Reporting…

NC CLE: North Carolina CLE Deadline is December 31

North Carolina attorneys must complete a total of 12 hours of approved NC CLE as part of the annual North Carolina CLE requirement. Of these 12 required credit hours, at least 2 credit hours must be in the area of Professional Responsibility or Professionalism. Also, please note that once every three years North Carolina attorneys must complete one required hour on substance…

CLE Course on the Importance of Mobile Phone Forensics in Litigation

For many of us, the only time we’re not using your smartphone is when we are taking a shower – and I have to admit to checking my fantasy football scores in the shower. If you are like me, your smartphone is a text messaging device and a phone… and it’s also an Internet browser, a GPS device and the easiest way…

States with December 31 CLE Deadlines

For many of us, December is a time to look back and remember this year’s accomplishments and also a time to look forward to a great new year of opportunity. For many attorneys, December means it’s time to get your required CLE done! Attorneys in many states across the country must complete their required CLE (Continuing Legal Education) by December 31. December…

LA CLE: Louisiana CLE Deadline is 12/31

Louisiana attorneys must complete 12.5 credit hours each year to complete the mandatory Louisiana CLE requirement. Louisiana attorneys must also make sure to complete at least 1 hour of legal ethics and 1 hour of professionalism each annual CLE compliance period. Louisiana CLE Compliance & Reporting Reporting Cycle: 1 year Compliance Deadline: December 31 Reporting Deadline: January 31 Louisiana attorneys must complete the LA MCLE…