Tag: California MCLE

Online Self-Study and Participatory CLE for California Attorneys

At Attorney Credits January is always a busy month.  That’s because the 2013 California MCLE compliance deadline is rapidly approaching.  California attorneys must report completion of their 25 mandatory CLE hours by February 1 to avoid getting fined.  California attorneys must report through My State Bar Profile, an online tool for attorneys provided by the State Bar of California. Fortunately for California attorneys,…

California MCLE Record Keeping

Attorney Credits has been utilizing our Legal Blog to keep you up-to-date on all the latest MCLE news – from rule changes to compliance deadlines.  At Attorney Credits, we know it can be very difficult keeping track of your CLE requirements, deadlines and the nuances of the California MCLE rules and regulations. Many states have rules on record keeping and maintaining proof of…

California Attorneys: February 1 Deadline for Fee Payment & MCLE Compliance

The New Year means many things for different people.  Attorney Credits knows that for many attorneys in California the New Year means that its time to pay your dues and/or report your MCLE compliance.  At Attorney Credits this is usually one of our times of the year as thousands of California attorneys begin paying dues and completing their MCLE requirement. Members of…

Questions About California MCLE?

Did you know that if you are suspended for disciplinary reasons in California you still must complete your 25 unit MCLE requirement?  In California, attorneys are required to complete their MCLE requirement and report compliance even if they are suspended from the bar for not paying membership fees or due to disciplinary reasons. Attorney Credits and the State Bar of California have…

Top MCLE Compliance Mistakes

At Attorney Credits, we have tried to utilize our Legal Blog to get you the MCLE information that you need.  This can be a daunting task since there are 50 states with 50 different sets of CLE regulations for their attorneys.  However, as we approach deadlines in major states we have tried to keep you abreast of MCLE requirements, reporting, deadlines and…

Good Cause MCLE Modification in California

Did you know that California attorneys can apply for a good cause modification of their CA MCLE requirement?  The good cause modification might be a good option if you are unable to attend live CLE events due to phyical problems or if you need more time to complete your 25 unit CA MCLE requirement due to an emergency. Rule 2.55 Modifications A member…