Latest Articles

Whether you’re graduating from law school or looking to make a major change in an already-established career, preparing for an interview can be nerve-racking. We’ve all been in the hot seat at some point. So, what is it that interviewers are looking for anyway? What’s the best way to put your best foot forward and stand out from the crowd?   We asked our distinguished faculty for their best pieces of advice for attorneys and law…
In celebration of Black History Month this year, we’ve compiled a list of five black women attorneys we think everyone needs to know. These women made history by breaking down barriers everywhere they went, and admirably, used their positions as leaders to serve and support the black communities where they lived.   Sadie Tanner Mossell Alexander Sadie Alexander was the first woman to earn a PhD in economics in the United States, and in 1927,…
It’s no secret that immigration enforcement is a top priority for the Trump Administration. Interior enforcement – which includes the regulation of worksite compliance – is at an all-time high. Any employer would be wise to ask itself the following question: Are we prepared if ICE comes knocking? Whether it’s an I-9 audit or worksite raid, Amy Peck of Jackson Lewis breaks down all the essentials any employer needs to know to respond properly…
As the new year approaches, we hope that 2019 brought you laughter, peace, and joy. Reflecting back on the year, we are reminded of how grateful we are for all of our customers and colleagues, and the importance of giving back to our communities. If you are feeling the spirit of the holiday season like we are, and are interested in year-end charitable giving, here is a list of reputable organizations in need of support:…
Did you know Lawline now has more than 1,500 courses available for you to watch anytime and anywhere, day or night? Not sure where to begin? Got a December 31 deadline rapidly approaching? We’ve got you covered. We took a look back at our most popular courses of 2019 and after sifting through the data, we nailed down the top ten most-watched courses this year. These can’t-miss programs are dynamic and invigorating, and even more…
What is the California CLE requirement? For experienced attorneys, the requirement is 25 credits every 3 years, including at least 4 Ethics credits, 1 Elimination of Bias credit, and 1 Competence Issues credit. (Newly admitted attorney? Check out our requirements page for more detail). How can I complete the California CLE requirement? You can complete all 25 of your credits by watching on-demand online CLE courses. Other approved formats include live webcasts, mp3 programs, or…
Virginia Attorneys: October is here, and you know what that means! Your CLE deadline is approaching on October 31st. But not to fear – we have a wealth of course offerings in our catalog just for you. Our programs are taught by esteemed Virginia attorneys who are thought leaders at the forefront of the legal industry. In honor of “Virginia Month,” we are honoring our Top Virginia Faculty. These faculty teach Lawline’s most-viewed and top-rated…
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, we’ve compiled a list of five Latino/a attorneys who were truly the firsts of their time and made a huge impact on the legal profession.  We owe a sincere debt of gratitude to these trailblazers who forever changed the lives of generations of attorneys to come.   Dennis Chavez Born and raised in New Mexico, Dennis Chavez was the ultimate trailblazer. Mr. Chavez took an early interest in politics…