Tag: IL CLE

Illinois CLE: Is there a limit to the number of online CLE courses I can take?

Illinois attorneys must complete at least thirty 30 CLE credit hours each two year compliance period in order to fulfill the IL MCLE requirement. The Illinois CLE compliance and reporting period depends on the first letter of your last name as it appears on the master roll of attorneys with the Attorney Registration and Discipline Committee (ARDC). Those Illinois attorneys with the…

IL CLE Deadline (N-Z) is June 30

Attorneys that are licensed to practice law in Illinois have continuing legal education requirements. Illinois attorneys must complete a minimum of thirty (30) IL CLE credit hours every two years in order to fulfill the IL MCLE requirement and maintain their good standing to practice law. As part of the 30 credit hour IL MCLE requirement a minimum of six (6) credit…

CLE Course on Independent Contractor/ Employee Distinctions

It is critical that business owners properly determine whether the individuals providing services for the company are employees or independent contractors. Generally, the business must withhold income taxes – in addition to withholding and paying Social Security and Medicare taxes & pay unemployment tax – on wages that are paid to an employee. However, businesses generally do not have to withhold or…

New Rules on Raising Capital and Crowdfunding

The JOBS Act was enacted in 2012 and was intended to reduce barriers to capital formation – especially for smaller companies and startups. On July 10, 2013, the SEC adopted amendments to Rule 506 of Regulation D under the Securities Act to implement the requirements of Section 201(a) of the JOBS Act and these amendments became effective on September 23, 2013. Welcome…

CLE Course: Ethics of Cloud Computing

Welcome to the digital age! The use of cloud computing technologies offers lawyers and law firms alike distinct advantages in terms of cost savings, flexibility & mobility, ease of use and more efficient client service. However, because cloud computing places data – namely confidential client information – on remote servers outside of the lawyer’s direct control, it has given rise to some…

CLE Course: Medical and Scientific Evidence Used in DUI and Drug Cases

With marijuana being legalized both medicinally and recreationally across the country and the recent scourge of prescription drugs, increasingly more people are being convicted of driving under the influence and other crimes involving drugs. This course presented by criminal defense attorney Paul Neuharth will address the testing for chemical substances or drugs – both as to the application in a DUI defense…

Illinois CLE: MCLE Compliance Groups

Attorneys that are licensed to practice law in Illinois must complete a minimum of thirty (30) IL CLE credit hours every two years in order to fulfill the IL MCLE requirement. As part of the 30 credit hour IL CLE requirement a minimum of six (6) credit hours must completed in the area of Professional Responsibility. Illinois MCLE Compliance Requirements: Reporting Cycle: 2…

IL CLE: What are the mandatory CLE requirements in Illinois?

Illinois lawyers must complete a minimum of thirty (30) Illinois CLE credit hours every two years in order to fulfill their IL MCLE requirement.  As part of this 30 credit hour IL CLE requirement at least six (6) credit hours must be in the area of Professional Responsibility. Illinois MCLE Compliance Requirements: Reporting Cycle: 2 years Credit Hours: 30 Compliance Deadline: June 30…