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CLE Course: Ten Social Media Myths for Attorneys

Social media has changed society and along with it the practice of law.  Those attorneys who previously adopted the “Ostrich” approach – burying their heads in the sand and hoping it would all go away – must pull their head out and learn to adapt to our new Web 2.0 world. It is now apparent that social media is not a fad…

CLE Course: International Taxation

Whether its foreign investors structuring inbound U.S. business ventures or U.S. companies engaging in cross-border transactions or exporting products or services overseas, the current economic conditions have increased the need for attorneys to be proficient in international taxation and corporate law.  Knowing overseas business operations and transactions and understanding the inbound and outbound tax consequences can be vital for the companies and…

CLE Course: Asset Protection Planning

Protecting your client’s assets is not always a guarantee … but it is a better option than not taking any action and watching your client lose their home and everything they own. To maximize its effectiveness, asset protection should be engaged proactively in order to insulate your client’s assets and to protect them against future creditors or judgments. If you need more…

What NOT To Do if Your MCLE Gets Audited

Every state has different MCLE rules, regulations, requirements, compliance deadlines and procedures.  However, one thing is certain – if you don’t complete your MCLE requirement you will get audited. And if you happen to get audited, there is one thing you do not want to do to your State Bar – lie to them about your MCLE compliance.  Neglecting to fulfill MCLE…

Should State Bars Limit the Amount of Online CLE?

As Director of Legal Education with at Attorney Credits, one of the trickier parts of CLE is dealing with the MCLE regulations and requirements of each state. Instead of one uniform CLE system throughout the country, each state sets different requirements for its own MCLE program.  That’s the reason why Nevada (NV) attorneys must complete 12 CLE units each year, while attorneys…

Rutgers CLE Program Hacked

The Internet was made for pure communication.  That’s why security was such an afterthought – it would hinder the flow of ideas.  But as the Internet and World Wide Web have transformed into an incredibly important global infrastructure, this lack of security has become increasingly troublesome. And making things worse, the potential targets for hackers are seemingly endless – from the Whitehouse…