Yearly Archives: 2016

PA CLE: Complete 6 PA MCLE Hours by Online CLE

Pennsylvania attorneys must complete 12 PA CLE hours each annual compliance period, including at least 2 hours of legal ethics. Of the 12 required PA CLE hours, Pennsylvania attorneys may now complete 6 hours each year by completing computer based online and downloadable Pennsylvania CLE courses. PA CLE Distance Learning  6 hours each annual compliance period Pennsylvania attorneys that are in PA…

WA CLE: Group 1 Washington Attorneys Complete 45 WA MCLE Hours by December 31

Washington must complete a minimum of 45 MCLE credit hours every three years.  In addition, Washington attorneys must also complete a minimum of 6 credit hours of Legal Ethics or Professional Responsibility each compliance period. WA MCLE Compliance Deadline December 31 If you are a Group 1 attorney in Washington you must complete all 45 required WA CLE credit hours before December…

OR CLE: Complete 45 OR MCLE Hours by December 31

Oregon attorneys must complete 45 OR CLE credit hours every 3 year to remain in compliance with the Oregon MCLE requirement.[1]  Please note that Oregon attorneys must now complete one (1) hour on the mandatory Elder Abuse reporting requirement for attorneys in Oregon. If this is your compliance year, you must finish all 45 required credit hours by midnight on December 31.[2]…

OK CLE: Complete 12 Hours by December 31

Oklahoma attorneys must complete at least 12 OK CLE hours annually in order to fulfill the OK CLE requirement. As part of the 12 hour Oklahoma CLE requirement, at least 1 hour must be approved for legal ethics. The deadline to complete OK CLE courses is December 31 OK CLE Deadline December 31 Oklahoma attorneys are allowed to complete half of the…

LA CLE: Complete 12.5 LA MCLE Hours by December 31

Louisiana attorneys must complete 12.5 credit hours annually to complete the mandatory LA MCLE requirement. Louisiana attorneys must also make sure to complete at least 1 hour of legal ethics and 1 hour of professionalism each Louisiana CLE compliance period. Louisiana CLE Compliance December 31 Louisiana attorneys must complete the 12 required LA MCLE hours by December 31 and report MCLE compliance…

CLE Course on Crafting an Effective Closing Argument

The way that juries process information has fundamentally changed over the last few decades – you can thank Big Bird and YouTube for that. Today’s jurors are less apt to soak up volumes of information that complex cases require. Because of this short attention span, you must be as dynamic as possible to grab the jury’s attention and persuade them to find for your…