Tag: TX CLE

Texas CLE: Definition of MCLE Compliance Year

Attorneys licensed by the State Bar of Texas must complete 15 credit hours each annual MCLE compliance period as part of the mandatory TX CLE (Continuing Legal Education) requirement.  As part of the mandatory 15 credit TX CLE requirement, Texas attorneys must also complete 3 credit hours of Legal Ethics or Professional Responsibility. Every active member of the  State Bar of Texas must…

Texas CLE Reporting

Texas attorneys must self-report completion of their CLE credit hours.  As part of this obligation, it is the responsibility of each Texas attorney to ensure that mandatory TX MCLE hours are accurately and timely reported to the State Bar of Texas.  Failure to timely report Texas (TX) CLE credit hours could result in a non-compliance CLE penalty of $100, $200, or $300.…