Tag: MCLE

Online CLE For Iowa Attorneys

Attorneys in Iowa have a little more than one week to complete their annual MCLE requirement.  Attorneys in Iowa must complete 15 IA CLE credit hours by December 31, including three required hours of legal ethics every two years.  Iowa attorneys may now take substance abuse courses as part of their legal ethics requirement. As a preventive measure designed to reduce lawyer discipline…

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…

New York MCLE Compliance and Reporting

Experienced attorneys in New York must complete at least twenty-four (24) accredited CLE credit hours during each biennial reporting cycle, the two-year period between your attorney registration.[1]  New York attorneys must complete at least four (4) credit hours of Ethics and Professionalism as part of the 24 credit hour requirement.  The remaining 20 credit hours may be in the following categories of…

MCLE for Kentucky Attorneys

We are happy to report that Attorney Credits is now offering online CLE courses for Kentucky attorneys.  Kentucky attorneys must complete at least 12.5 CLE units every year in order to maintain MCLE compliance with the Kentucky CLE Commission.[1] Attorneys in Kentucky do have the option to complete at least a portion of their KY MCLE requirement with online CLE courses.  The…

Colorado MCLE Compliance

At 45 units each compliance period, Colorado attorneys have one of the more formidable MCLE requirements. Luckily for attorneys in Colorado, each compliance period lasts for three years. Even better, Colorado does not cap online CLE units – attorneys may take all 45 credit hours through online CLE courses. In Colorado, online CLE courses are considered to be Homestudy Credits.  To receive…