Free CLE Webinars for Lawyers:

 

Social Media Ethics for Lawyers

Join speakers John Browning, J.D. and Sally Field, J.D. to discuss this timely topic. As lawyers expand their involvement in social media, they need to be aware of emerging ethical violations that may result from their online activities. As a lawyer and the author of The Lawyer’s Guide to Social Media and two more books on social media and the law, John Browning has spent a great deal of time examining this issue and will offer some valuable insight into emerging issues. Sally Field is an attorney of more than 30 years and has spoken on numerous ethics topics over the years. She will offer attendees perspective on how the Model Rules of Professional Conduct translate to social media.

Attorney Protective is an Approved Multiple Activity Provider in CA and NJ and this webinar will qualify for 1 CLE credit in those states. This webinar is approved for 1 CLE credit (Ethics) in AL, AR, CO, FL, IA, IN, KS, KY, LA, MS, ME, NV, OH, OK, SC, TX, UT and VT. This webinar is approved for 1.2 CLE credit hours (Professionalism) in MO. CLE credit is being applied for in multiple additional states. Please check back here to view updates regarding CLE credit approval.

Date: April 2, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM-1:05 Central Time, 1:00 PM-2:05 Eastern Time and 10:00AM Pacific Time
After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.

System Requirements:

PC-based attendees Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP, 2003 Server or 2000
Macintosh®-based attendees Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer

Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1664795108890201858

 

Ethics Overview for New Attorneys

You’ve passed the bar and have law school in your rearview mirror. Now it’s time to practice law. Be sure to start out on the right foot with this ethics overview. Expect to hear lots of practical tips with real-world application as speakers Robert Reback, J.D. and Sally Field, J.D. provide an overview of the model rules and their application in today’s modern law firm.  

Attorney Protective is an Approved Multiple Activity Provider in CA and NJ and this webinar will qualify for 1 CLE credit in those states.  CLE credit is being applied for in multiple additional states. Please check back here to view updates regarding CLE credit approval.

 

Date: June 19, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM-1:05 Central Time, 1:00 PM-2:05 Eastern Time and 10:00AM Pacific Time
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System Requirements:

PC-based attendees Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP, 2003 Server or 2000
Macintosh®-based attendees Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer

Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2495207862838030849

Why Lawyers Get Sued

Malpractice cases stem from the same underlying issues time and time again. Lawyers who understand those issues can take steps to avoid them. Join us for an hour filled with practical tips and thoughtful insights as seasoned lawyers, Sally Field,  and William C. Saturley, answer the question: ”Why do lawyers get sued?”

Attorney Protective is an Approved Multiple Activity Provider in CA and NJ and this webinar will qualify for 1 CLE credit in those states.  CLE credit is being applied for in multiple additional states. Please check back here to view updates regarding CLE credit approval.

Date: July 29, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM-1:05 Central Time, 1:00 PM-2:05 Eastern Time and 10:00AM Pacific Time
After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.

System Requirements:

PC-based attendees Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP, 2003 Server or 2000
Macintosh®-based attendees Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer

Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2609215124010571777

Spotlight on Conflicts of Interest

Join J. Calhoun Watson, Member of Sowell Gray located in Columbia, South Carolina, and Sally Field, Attorney and Legal Professional Liability Leader of Attorney Protective, as they provide valuable insights on conflicts of interest. This webinar is back by popular demand and will provide tips on how to avoid conflicts of interests and discuss what actions to consider should a conflict arise. The webinar will also include a review of applicable ethics rules.

Attorney Protective is an Approved Multiple Activity Provider in CA and NJ and this webinar will qualify for 1 CLE credit in those states. This webinar is approved for 1 CLE credit (Ethics) in AL, CO, IN, KS, KY, LA, MS, ME, NV, OH, OK, SC, TX and UT. This webinar is approved for 1.2 CLE credit hours (Professionalism) in MO. This webinar is approved for 1 general credit in VT. CLE credit is being applied for in multiple additional states. Please check back here to view updates regarding CLE credit approval.

Date: August 11, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM-1:05 Central Time, 1:00 PM-2:05 Eastern Time and 10:00AM Pacific Time
After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.

System Requirements:

PC-based attendees Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP, 2003 Server or 2000
Macintosh®-based attendees Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer

Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/476085600311264513

Deadly Dabbling: Ensuring Expertise and Staying Out of the Danger Zone

Many malpractice claims result from dabbling. The temptation to dabble is something that surfaces for nearly every lawyer. For instance, a best friend has a legal issue, and you want to help him. However, his legal issue happens to be a tax issue, and you typically practice family law. Stop! You’re being tempted to dabble, and it may not be the best decision for either you or your friend. Learn about the pitfalls of dabbling during this 60-minute webinar with speakers, Richard Reynolds, J.D. and Sally Field, J.D.  

Attorney Protective is an Approved Multiple Activity Provider in CA and NJ and this webinar will qualify for 1 CLE credit in those states.  CLE credit is being applied for in multiple additional states. Please check back here to view updates regarding CLE credit approval.

Date: September 10, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM-1:05 Central Time, 1:00 PM-2:05 Eastern Time and 10:00AM Pacific Time
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System Requirements:

PC-based attendees Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP, 2003 Server or 2000
Macintosh®-based attendees Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer

Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1428382516732762881

Firm Procedures: Better Safe Than Sorry

Having the proper procedures in place can help law firms avoid many of the issues that result in legal malpractice claims. Learn how intake procedures, billing procedures and proper documentation can help your firm stay out of the danger zone. Join speakers Sally Field, J.D. and Rush Smith, J.D. for tips on proactive strategies.

Attorney Protective is an Approved Multiple Activity Provider in CA and NJ and this webinar will qualify for 1 CLE credit in those states.  CLE credit is being applied for in multiple additional states. Please check back here to view updates regarding CLE credit approval.

Date: October 7, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM-1:05 Central Time, 1:00 PM-2:05 Eastern Time and 10:00AM Pacific Time
After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.

System Requirements:

PC-based attendees Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP, 2003 Server or 2000
Macintosh®-based attendees Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer

Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5251636234672736513

Hindsight: A Great Thing to Borrow

Hindsight is 20/20, as the saying goes. Many lawyers who are sued for malpractice have gained clarity only after it was too late. The good news is that you can borrow a clearer vision by learning from their mistakes and not making the same ones. Join speakers, Megan Zavieh, J.D. and Sally Field, J.D. to dissect malpractice cases to gain helpful insights. Megan Zavieh is an attorney and frequent author with her writing featured on blogs such as Attorney At Work and Lawyerist.  Sally Field is an attorney and frequent speaker on ethics and lawyers professional liability topics. 

Attorney Protective is an Approved Multiple Activity Provider in CA and NJ and this webinar will qualify for 1 CLE credit in those states.  CLE credit is being applied for in multiple additional states. Please check back here to view updates regarding CLE credit approval.

Date: November 5, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM-1:05 Central Time, 1:00 PM-2:05 Eastern Time and 10:00AM Pacific Time
After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.

System Requirements:

PC-based attendees Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP, 2003 Server or 2000
Macintosh®-based attendees Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer

Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1992241766270359553

For information on your state's CLE requirements, please visit your state bar's website.