Pennsylvania Eyes Making Diversity Training CLEs Mandatory

In a new proposal, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court Continuing Legal Education Board has suggested that all attorneys receive training on diversity and sexual harassment. The Board’s new proposed CLE rule would create a requirement that attorneys attend programming on diversity, inclusion and anti-bias and sexual harassment awareness and prevention as part of their required legal ethics education. […]

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BLACK FRIDAY SALE! Our New York 24 Credit Online CLE Bundle is now available for $75! Experienced attorneys can satisfy all of the CLE requirements quickly and easily with this on demand bundle. Act fast to take advantage of this limited time offer! See more information here

U.S. Patent Office Drops CLE Certification Program

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has just issued an interim final rule eliminating a proposal that would have allowed attorneys to earn continuing legal education credits by working pro bono on patent issues. Kathi Vidal, the director of the USPTO and undersecretary of commerce for intellectual property, said  that although pro bono patent work will […]

Join Us This Saturday to Satisfy Your New Admit NY CLE Requirement Via Zoom!

Join Us at our Live Bridge the Gap CLE Webconference on Saturday November 19th to satisfy your New York new admit CLE requirement! New York attorneys may temporarily satisfy their new admit CLE credits by live webconference due to the pandemic. Find out more information and register to attend here!

Marino CLE – Legal Tip of the Day “Is it Normal For Attorneys to Feel Emotionally Worn Down All The Time?”

    The Marino Institute for Continuing Legal Education presents “Is it Normal For Attorneys to Feel Emotionally Worn Down All The Time?” This short clip from Amanda Baron Frank’s longer lecture, discusses the pressures and stresses in daily life that most attorneys face. The course describes the prevalence of substance use in the legal […]

Lawyer Sanctioned for Having His Assistant Take His CLE Courses For Him

In an interesting twist, a solo practitioner who has been disciplined may find it difficult to comply with the terms of the ethics sanction imposed on him for relying on his assistant to take his Continuing Legal Education classes for him. Justice Thomas R. McKeon of the Maine Superior Court imposed a one-year suspension on […]

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HALLOWEEN SALE! Our New York 24 Credit Online CLE Bundle is now available for $75! Experienced attorneys can satisfy all of the CLE requirements quickly and easily with this on demand bundle. Act fast to take advantage of this limited time offer! See more information here

CLE Noncompliance Leads to Attorney’s 90 Day License Suspension

An Arizona parental-rights attorney was suspended from practicing law for 90 days after practicing for several months with a previously suspended license. The suspension was issued because of unfulfilled continuing legal education obligations and in one instance, forced  a “panicked” client to get a new court-appointed counsel on the day of a juvenile-court severance trial. […]

Join Us This Saturday to Satisfy Your New Admit NY CLE Requirement Via Zoom!

Join Us at our Live Bridge the Gap CLE Webconference on Saturday October 22nd to satisfy your New York new admit CLE requirement! New York attorneys may only satisfy their new admit CLE credits by live webconference until December 31, 2022 due to the pandemic. Find out more information and register to attend here!

Marino CLE – Legal Tip of the Day “What if Someone Asks You, “Can You Draft My Will?”

The Marino Institute for Continuing Legal Education presents What if Someone Asks You, “Can You Draft My Will?” This short clip from Marino Fernandez’s longer lecture, delves into one of the most common questions attorneys will get from friends and relatives. Mr. Fernandez gives his advice on how to handle the question and what to […]

Marino CLE – Legal Tip of the Day “The Biggest Legal Concerns Your Client Faces When Applying to Adjust Their Immigration Status””

  The Marino Institute for Continuing Legal Education presents Adedayo Idowu’s immigration snippet on the biggest legal concerns your client faces when applying to adjust his or her immigration status. In this two minute clip, Mr. Idowu shares his expertise with a real world example. This is the ideal lecture for any attorney who is […]

Marino CLE – Legal Tip of the Day “Does My Appearance Matter When Defending My Client in a Criminal Trial?”

  The Marino Institute for Continuing Legal Education presents – Does My Appearance Matter When Defending My Client in a Criminal Trial? by Edward V. Sapone & Susan Kellman, Esqs. This brief snippet from Mr. Sapone and Ms. Kellman’s longer lecture on defending a criminal client at trial, is a must watch for any attorney […]

Marino CLE – Legal Tip of the Day “What is the Pretext Approach in a Disparate Impact Claim Used to Prove Employment Discrimination?”

  The Marino Institute for Continuing Legal Education presents a clip from Michael Pospis’ employment discrimination law lecture – “What is the Pretext Approach in a Disparate Impact Claim Used to Prove Employment Discrimination?” This video is an excellent primer for anyone interested in getting into the field of employment law. Mr. Pospis, a veteran […]

Join Us This Sunday to Satisfy Your New Admit NY and NJ CLE Requirement Via Zoom!

Join Us at our Live Bridge the Gap CLE Webconference on Sunday September 18th to satisfy your New York and New Jersey new admit CLE requirement! New York attorneys may only satisfy their new admit CLE credits by live webconference until December 31, 2022 due to the pandemic. Find out more information and register to attend here!

Marino CLE – Legal Tip of the Day “Why You Should Never Be Afraid to Take a Case to Trial”

  The Marino Institute for Continuing Legal Education Presents Why You Should Never Be Afraid to Take a Case to Trial by Paul Schietroma, Esq. This clip from Mr. Schietroma’s longer lecture on what it means to be a lawyer is a great example of why law school never really prepares you for life after […]

Marino CLE – Legal Tip of the Day “How Will Your Assets Be Distributed After Your Death?”

  The Marino Institute for Continuing Legal Education presents How Will Your Assets Be Distributed After Your Death? by Lillie Nkenchor, Esq. In this brief video, Ms. Nkenchor breaks down the three main ways assets are passed on after someone dies. This is the perfect introduction to estate administration for both attorneys and non-lawyers. For […]

EARLY LABOR DAY SALE! Our New York 24 Credit Online CLE Bundle is now available for $75!

LABOR DAY SALE! Our New York 24 Credit Online CLE Bundle is now available for $75! Experienced attorneys can satisfy all of the CLE requirements quickly and easily with this on demand bundle. Act fast to take advantage of this limited time offer! See more information here

New Mexico will no longer deny law licenses over immigration status

New Mexico has just announced that it will no longer deny licenses to practice law based on an applicant’s citizenship or immigration status, including some aspiring law students who arrived in the U.S. as children and do not have a clear path to citizenship. The rule change from the New Mexico Supreme Court is scheduled […]

New York is 1st State to Require CLE Course in Cybersecurity

Lawyers in New York will soon have to take at least a one-hour cybersecurity course as part of their continuing legal education requirements, beginning in July 2023. Although Florida and North Carolina require some technology training as part of their CLE requirements, New York is the first state to require coursework that specifically deals with […]

FLASH CLE SALE! Our New York 24 Credit Online CLE Bundle is now available for $75!

24 HOUR FLASH CLE SALE! Our New York 24 Credit Online CLE Bundle is now available for $75! Experienced attorneys can satisfy all of the CLE requirements quickly and easily with this on demand bundle. Act fast to take advantage of this limited time offer! See more information here

Join Us This Saturday to Satisfy Your New Admit NY CLE Requirement Via Zoom!

Join Us at our Live Bridge the Gap CLE Webconference on Saturday July 3oth to satisfy your New York new admit CLE requirement! New York attorneys may only satisfy their new admit CLE credits by live webconference until December 31, 2022 due to the pandemic. Find out more information and register to attend here!

Join Us This Sunday to Satisfy Your New Admit NY and NJ CLE Requirement Via Zoom!

Join Us at our Live Bridge the Gap CLE Webconference on Sunday June 26th to satisfy your New York and New Jersey new CLE requirement! New York attorneys may only satisfy their new admit CLE credits by live webconference until December 31, 2022 due to the pandemic. Find out more information and register to attend here!

BARBRI Outages Make It Impossible For Exam Takers To Study

While law school graduates scramble to study for the bar exam, many have taken to social media to complain about the BARBRI bar prep course crashing multiple times a week—even following a system update that was implemented recently. “This is the third network crash in 8 days. The bar exam is in 56 days. You guys are […]