CLE Calendar

Bridge the Gap: Rule 3–New Lawyer Program in Jackson – Friday, September 30, 2016
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The Young Lawyers Division of The Mississippi Bar is sponsoring the “Bridge the Gap: Rule 3–New Lawyer Program” which has been approved by the MS Commission on Continuing Legal Education for the recent CLE rule change. Click here for more information about the rule change. This program is by Young Lawyers for Young Lawyers and modestly priced at $150 for 6 hours of CLE. Whether you are effected by the rule change or not, all attorneys are welcome to attend these CLEs. Registration information and additional details about the program and upcoming dates are available by clicking here. Download the registration brochure here.

Recent Interpretations of Mississippi's Ethics in Government Law & Political Activity of Public Employees Teleseminar - Wednesday, October 5, 2016
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The Government Law Section will host a one-hour teleseminar featuring two presenters. Tom Hood, executive director and chief counsel of the Mississippi Ethics Commission, will provide an overview of recent interpretations of Mississippi's ethics in government law. Additionally, Amanda Tollison with Butler Snow will present the current state of Mississippi law and Attorney General opinions relating to the engagement of public employees in campaign activity in state and local elections. Join us on Wednesday, October 5 for a discussion of two areas of government law that have broad applicability to the practice of Government Law. To download a registration form and addition information, click here.

The New Overtime Regulations:  What you Need to Know to Advise Your Clients of the Upcoming Changes Webinar - Wednesday, October 19, 2016
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The Labor and Employment Law Section will host a webinar entitled “The New Overtime Regulations:  What you Need to Know to Advise Your Clients of the Upcoming Changes ” on Wednesday, October 19. The clock is ticking. Many employers must comply with the new overtime regulations. During this CLE, we will review the new overtime rules, discuss their implications and suggest ways to comply. Plan now because the Final Rule becomes effective December 1, 2016. To download a registration form and addition information, click here.


Bridge the Gap: Rule 3–New Lawyer Program in Oxford – Thursday, December 1, 2016

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The Young Lawyers Division of The Mississippi Bar is sponsoring the “Bridge the Gap: Rule 3–New Lawyer Program” which has been approved by the MS Commission on Continuing Legal Education for the recent CLE rule change. Click here for more information about the rule change. This program is by Young Lawyers for Young Lawyers and modestly priced at $150 for 6 hours of CLE. Whether you are effected by the rule change or not, all attorneys are welcome to attend these CLEs. Registration information and additional details about the program and upcoming dates are available by clicking here. Download the registration brochure here.


Bridge the Gap: Rule 3–New Lawyer Program in Jackson – Friday, April 28, 2017

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The Young Lawyers Division of The Mississippi Bar is sponsoring the “Bridge the Gap: Rule 3–New Lawyer Program” which has been approved by the MS Commission on Continuing Legal Education for the recent CLE rule change. Click here for more information about the rule change. This program is by Young Lawyers for Young Lawyers and modestly priced at $150 for 6 hours of CLE. Whether you are effected by the rule change or not, all attorneys are welcome to attend these CLEs. Registration information and additional details about the program and upcoming dates are available by clicking here. Download the registration brochure here. 

 

Upcoming YLD Sponsored CLE TELESEMINARS
The Mississippi Bar Young Lawyers Division sponsors a series of new and timely CLE Teleseminars, which you can easily access from the convenience of your office or home phone. Register and review available courses online for these teleconference CLE seminars at http://ms.webcredenza.com.  All programs are available live at 12:00 p.m. CT and are presented by National speakers with written material and live Q&A. These CLE Teleseminars cover a broad range of legal topics, including Business and Commercial law, Real Estate Planning and Services, Estate and Trust Planning and Administration, Tax Planning, Civil Litigation, Ethics and much more! To see what topics are being covered in your area of practice, click here. For additional information, email Rene' Garner at The Mississippi Bar at rgarner@msbar.org.  

YLD Offers Webcasts -Earn CLE Credit From Your Computer
The Young Lawyers Division is now offering on-demand streaming CLE webcasts which you can login to view anytime, day or night, from your computer to earn CLE credit! Check out the newest topics available: Advice from the Bench, Business Entities, E-Discovery, From Trial to Appeal, A Few Tips Along the Way, Law Practice Management and Reasons Lawyers Get Sued (Ethics Hour). Visit the website by going to: msbar.fastcle.com. For additional information, email Rene' Garner at The Mississippi Bar at rgarner@msbar.org.

CLE on the Road in Columbus – October 7
The Bar's first CLE on the Road Seminar for 2016-17 will be held at the Hyatt Place, Columbus. Approximately 6 hours of CLE credit (including 2.5 hours of ethics) will be offered. Pre-registration cost is $130.  At-door registration is $150 and is limited to availability.  The Bar's CLE on the Road programs provide lawyers an opportunity to obtain quality CLE at an affordable price without having to travel a long distance.  The Bar encourages lawyers in Columbus and surrounding areas to take advantage of this CLE program. Please mark your calendar and make plans to attend. Register here

CLE on the Road in Greenville– October 21
The Bar's second CLE on the Road Seminar for 2016-17 will be held at the Greenville Higher Education Center.  Approximately 6 hours of CLE credit (including one hour of ethics) will be offered. Pre-registration cost is $130.  At-door registration is $150 and is limited to availability.  The Bar's CLE on the Road programs provide lawyers an opportunity to obtain quality CLE at an affordable price without having to travel a long distance.  The Bar encourages lawyers in Greenville and surrounding areas to take advantage of this CLE program. Please mark your calendar and make plans to attend. Registration information to come later.