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Litigators, are you looking to sharpen your skills and learn more about your practice? Look no further than Lawline’s catalog of over 300 litigation CLE. To help narrow down your options, we’ve compiled a list of the five most popular courses that litigators are watching right now.  Avoiding Ethical Violations and Malpractice Suits (Update). Learn how attorneys can minimize the risk of malpractice lawsuits and bar sanctions by exploring the top reasons lawyers are…
Hundreds of Lawline attorneys have already created their Lawline Profile, and it’s a good thing they did – over half of all contacts from Lawline Profiles are from people looking for legal services or legal advice, which is exactly why we created Lawline Profiles in the first place.  Now, Lawline subscribers utilizing their profiles have an edge when clients are searching for legal services.   This month’s featured Lawline Profile belongs to an attorney who wants…
CLE is designed to keep you up to date on your legal obligations, but attorneys on the top of their game are also tuned in to the current events of the day as well. Luckily for you, Lawline has programs to help you fulfill your CLE obligations while also staying up to date on the news. Check out our top five picks for news junkies below: Election Cybersecurity Update: Interference and Integrity Ahead of the
If you are a newly-admitted New York attorney in need of your six (6) live skills credits, or a New Jersey attorney looking to fulfill your biannual twelve (12) credit live requirement, February is a great time to do it. Sure, it may be cold, but once you get your credits out of the way you know you won’t be sacrificing a beautiful weekend day later in the year! This February, Lawline has a great…
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,…
February is the shortest month of the year, but it doesn’t need to be the least productive. Lawline’s studio is in full gear this month with CLE on topics ranging from tribal consultations to neuropsychological evaluations in disability cases. Check out some February highlights below. This Side of the Wall: The Ever-Changing U.S. Immigration Landscape. With all of the recent changes in immigration policies, attorneys with clients impacted by these policies need to constantly…
It’s the end of January, which means a lot of you (about 45%) may have already given up on your New Year’s resolutions. Don’t fall into that trap! It’s actually a perfect time to revisit the resolutions you made, see where you are already falling behind, and create some bite-sized, concrete, and (most important) actionable steps to achieve your 2020 goals for your law practice – and your personal life.  Research shows that…
February means a number of exciting events – watching football commercials on Super Bowl Sunday, celebrating love chocolate on Valentine’s Day, and savoring those last few weekends of playing winter sports reading by the fire. But for attorneys in South Carolina, it also means buckling down and finishing their annual CLE requirement. South Carolina attorneys have to complete fourteen CLE credits by February 29 this year (yes, 2020 is a leap year!). Since those twenty-nine…
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…
Check out the video below to hear exceptional Lawline faculty Erica Dubno talk about the first time she ever taught a CLE program, how it helps make her a better lawyer, and what she does on the weekends. And don’t forget to check out her upcoming programs on cases to watch during the current Supreme Court Term,  SCOTUS Preview 2020 Part I: Criminal and Immigration Law and Part II: Constitutional and Civil Liberties.  …