First are the always scarce ethics courses. From the California Bar, comes “The Ethics of Marketing your Law Practice:The Rules Related to Marketing in California.” The course is a FREE 2 hour MCLE Ethics Webinar – Approved for 2.0 Ethics Credits and is scheduled for Wednesday, April 20, 2011 from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Pacific Time. The program is taught by Terrie S. Wheeler, MBC, of http://www.MarketYourLawPractice.com. Register online at: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/719518874
Thanks to the Berkshire Hathaway program for lawyers at Attorney Protective professional liability insurance at http://www.attorneyprotective.com, there’s, “Missed Deadlines – Risk Management Best Practices;” “Spotlight on Conflicts of Interest” and “Intake Procedures – Unleash Your Inner Detective” at Webinar – Attorney Protective.
Courtesy of the Alaska Bar Association, a one hour participatory “Trust Accounts Ethics Refresher” is available for MCLE Credit and which may be applied toward Ethics. It is accessible at http://www.legalspan.com/alaskabar/catalog.asp?UGUID=&CategoryID=20051121272095145342&ItemID=20061017-272095-90507
And thanks to the self-described “leading mediation specialty firm” of Upchurch Watson White and Max, the following complimentary webinars are either archived or coming up. And although they are time-sensitive on continued availability, they have been approved for CLE Credit by the Florida Bar. Kudos to the firm for providing “client law firms and colleagues with continuing legal education opportunities on a variety of ADR issues AT NO CHARGE.”
The link includes such archived webinars as “Mediating Probate Cases to Settlement” at Download This Webinar; “Effective Mediation in a Poor Economy” at Download This Webinar; and “Mediating Third Party Bad Faith” at Download This Webinar. Some of the listed webinars listed on the firm’s website include .5 hours ethics credit. The Upchurch, Watson White & Max programs are at CLE Seminars / Webinars.
And finally, from the American Bar Association, 1.5 hours CLE credit is accessible at www.abanet.org/cle/programs/t11vba1.html for “Veterans Benefits: A Closer Look at the Veterans Administration Schedule for Rating Disabilities.”