Tag: online PA CLE

Pennsylvania to Allow 6 Online CLE Credits for 2015 Compliance

Pennsylvania attorneys have normally been allowed to complete 4 credit hours of online on-demand CLE courses towards their mandatory 12 credit hour annual requirement.  However, things will get a little easier for 2015 compliance. The Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board has announced changes in rules and regulations that will permit more credits to be earned via distance learning, and will increase the…

Pennsylvania CLE FAQ

Continuing Legal Education rules and requirements can be hard to find and even harder to decipher.  Each state has rules on everything from the number of units required to record keeping requirements to prove that CLE has been completed.  Finding the exact rule or information that you are looking for can be a daunting task, and you are limited on time. For…

PA CLE: Group 1 Compliance is April 30

Pennsylvania has some changes in store for the CLE requirement in 2015 … but for now things remain the same.  Currently, Pennsylvania attorneys must complete 12 PA CLE credit hours each annual compliance period to fulfill the Pennsylvania continuing legal education (PA CLE) requirement.  As part of this 12 unit PA CLE requirement, Pennsylvania attorneys must complete at least 1 hour of…

Pennsylvania CLE: 3 CLE Compliance Groups

Attorneys that are licensed to practice in Pennsylvania must complete a minimum of twelve (12) CLE credits each compliance period in order to fulfill the annual Pennsylvania CLE requirement.  As part of the twelve unit annual CLE requirement, Pennsylvania attorneys must complete at least a minimum of one (1) hour of legal ethics, professionalism or substance abuse. PA CLE Compliance & Reporting…

Pennsylvania CLE: 4 Online Credit Hours

Pennsylvania attorneys must complete twelve (12) CLE credits each compliance period in order to fulfill the Pennsylvania CLE requirement.  All Pennsylvania lawyers are permanently assigned to one of three PA CLE Compliance Groups.[1] The Rule change provides lawyers the option of completing four (4) hours per compliance year by participating in pre-approved, interactive, Internet or computer based CLE programs.[2] Attorneys in Pennsylvania…

Pennsylvania CLE: 4 Online Credit Hours

Attorneys admitted to the Pennsylvania  Bar Association must complete 12 PA CLE credit hours each annual compliance period to fulfill the mandatory Pennsylvania minimum Continuing Legal Education (CLE) requirement.  As part of the 12 unit PA CLE requirement, Pennsylvania attorneys must complete at least 1 hour of legal ethics, professionalism or substance abuse. Distance learning programs offer an opportunity for lawyers to…