Tag: California MCLE

California MCLE Reporting Deadline is March 1

The California MCLE compliance reporting deadline normally falls on February 1. However, due to a delayed start on the State Bar of California billing and MCLE compliance cycle, the Board of Trustees approved the CA MCLE reporting deadline for March 1. California Group 3 attorneys (last names N-Z) who are reporting compliance for the 2/1/2014-1/31/2017 compliance period must complete and report completing…

CA MCLE: Group 3 Attorneys Report CA CLE Compliance by March 1

The California MCLE compliance reporting deadline normally falls on February 1.  However, there was an issue with the State Bar of California and the state legislature this year over the State Bar budget and oversight of the State Bar of California. CA MCLE Reporting Deadline 3/1/2017 This resulted in certain delays at the Cal Bar.  Most notable, the fee statement deadline and…

CA CLE: A Minimum of 12.5 Participatory Hours

We get quite a few calls from California attorneys starting about this time of year. I’m always surprised to find that many of them don’t know about the participatory and/or self-study requirements when it comes to CA MCLE compliance. California attorneys must make sure to complete at least 12.5 credit hours of participatory credit every three-year compliance period.[1] CA MCLE Requirement Total…

CA MCLE: Don’t Forget Participatory & Legal Ethics!!

California attorneys with last names N-Z (Group 3) must complete and report and report compliance with the CA MCLE requirement by the February 1 CA CLE reporting deadline. California attorney beware: the State Bar of California  has been conducting thousands of California MCLE audits each year. Below, you will find some of the top mistakes California attorneys make when completing their CA MCLE. California…

CA CLE: Last Names N-Z Complete CA MCLE by February 1

California MCLE (Minimum Continuing Legal Education) refers to the approved continuing legal education that California attorneys must complete every three years. Each three-year CA CLE compliance period California attorneys must complete a total of 25 hours of approved California CLE credit. Of those 25 required CLE hours, you must complete 4 hours of legal ethics, 1 hour of competence issues and 1…