Tag: CLE

New Jersey MCLE: Compliance Groups

New Jersey recently made continuing legal education mandatory for attorneys who practice within the borders of the Garden State.  New Jersey attorneys must now complete 24 credits hours every two years to remain in compliance with the New Jersey MCLE requirement.  Four of the required 24 hours must be in the subject areas of ethics and/or professionalism. New Jersey MCLE Compliance Requirements…

Extension of December 31 Nevada MCLE Deadline

Active Nevada attorneys must complete twelve 12 CLE credit hours each calendar year as part of their minimum continuing legal education (MCLE) requirement.  As part of the 12 unit Nevada MCLE requirement, attorneys must complete at least two credit hours of legal ethics each annual compliance period.  In Nevada, the MCLE compliance period runs from January 1 to December 31.  Therefore, all…

MCLE for North Carolina Attorneys

In 2012, Attorney Credits expanded to a number of new states around the country, including Alabama, Louisiana, Missouri, Oregon, Tennessee and Washington.  We also began offering CLE courses in North Carolina in order to assist attorneys in the Tar Heel State with their MCLE compliance.  In 2013 we will continue to expand our online MCLE compliance services into new states around the…

Louisiana Allows 4 Online CLE Courses Each Compliance Period

Attorney Credits provides continuing legal education for the majority of attorneys around the country.  Each state regulates the conduct of the attorneys that practice inside their own borders – and minimum continuing legal education is no exception.  Each state sets its own rules regarding MCLE, including credit requirement, compliance & reporting deadlines, the types of CLE courses that qualify for credit, exemptions…

The Illinois MCLE Deadline is June 30

The deadline to complete the minimum continuing legal education (MCLE) requirement for Illinois attorneys is June 30.  Illinois attorneys must complete 30 MCLE credit hours each two year compliance period.  As part of the 30 hour MCLE requirement, 5 hours of professional responsibility credits must be earned during each two-year reporting period.[1]  Illinois MCLE Compliance Requirements: Reporting Cycle: 2 years Compliance Deadline: June…

Colorado MCLE Reporting Deadline is January 31

Attorney Credits has been working hard to keep you compliant with your MCLE requirement.  We have been utilizing our Attorney Credits Legal Blog to keep attorneys around the country up-to-date on all impending MCLE deadlines.  Today on our Attorney Credits Legal Blog we will focus on important MCLE compliance dates for Colorado attorneys. If you do not complete the necessary educational activity…

California MCLE: Self-Study CLE Credit

California attorneys must complete 25 CLE units every three years in order to complete their minimum continuing legal education (MCLE) requirement.  California has one unique feature to its MCLE system.  California allows for two types of CLE credit – self-study and participatory credit. California does place a limit on the amount of self-study CA CLE courses that an attorney can complete in…

California MCLE: Noncompliance

California attorneys must complete 25 CLE units every three years.  California divides it’s attorneys up into three compliance periods.  Currently, Group 1 attorneys (A-G) have about two weeks left to complete and report their MCLE compliance. California attorneys who are in Group 1 risk being in noncompliance if they fail to complete and report the required 25 CLE units by February 1. …

Mississippi MCLE Compliance & Reporting

In an effort to help more attorneys around the country complete their MCLE compliance, Attorney Credits has been busy expanding to new states in 2012.  Attorney Credits will continue this push in 2013 as we seek to offer MCLE in more states around the country. As part of this push to offer CLE in more states in 2013, Attorney Credits has begun offering…