CLE Calendar

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Bridge the Gap: Rule 3–New Lawyer Program in Jackson –Friday, April 27, 2018
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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.

Appellate Practice Section - Sixth Annual Appellate Practice Section CLE  - May 2
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The Appellate Practice Section of The Mississippi Bar invites you to attend its sixth annual CLE, which will provide 3.0 hours of CLE credit. The seminar will take place on Wednesday, May 2, 2018, from 8:00 to 11:45. Whether you are an experienced appellate practitioner or just starting out, this year’s program is not to be missed!  The seminar will feature three sessions, including panelists from the Mississippi Supreme Court and Court of Appeals, their law clerks, and experienced appellate practitioners.  This is your opportunity to learn more about the inner workings of Mississippi's appellate courts and to gain valuable insights to help you win your next appeal. Download the registration brochure here.

Labor and Employment Law Update CLE Seminar – Friday, May 4, 2018
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The Labor and Employment Law Section of The Mississippi Bar will hold its annual seminar on Friday, May 4, 2018, at the Mississippi Bar Center in Jackson. The 6.0 hour CLE credit seminar will cover topics relevant to all who practice in the labor and employment law field, as well as general practitioners and business lawyers who seek a broader understanding of labor and employment law issues in Mississippi. The seminar will feature Mississippi Supreme Court Justice Leslie King, U.S. Magistrate Judge Keith Ball, U.S. Magistrate Judge David Sanders, Nakimuli O. Davis-Primer, Susan F. Desmond, Nick Norris, and Robin B. Taylor. To download the registration brochure, click here.

Estates and Trusts Section and Taxation Section Joint CLE Seminar - Monday, May 7, 2018
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The Estates & Trusts Section and the Taxation Section of The Mississippi Bar are pleased to host their 2018 Joint CLE Seminar to be held on Monday, May 7, 2018, at the Mississippi Supreme Court Courthouse in Jackson. The goal of this CLE seminar is to provide a quality 6.5 hour educational seminar featuring knowledgeable and experienced practitioners as presenters. The topics presented at this year’s seminar will include an overview of the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act which President Trump signed on December 22, 2017; Planning with S-Corps; Business Valuations and Taxes; Ethical Issues in Estates from 12th District Chancellor Judge Lawrence Primeaux; insights of the State Impact of Federal Tax Reform from Jan Craig with the MS Department of Revenue; an overview of practices and procedures of the MS Board of Tax Appeals by Sara Fox, Chairman; and an overview of practice before the United States Tax Court by Judge Michael Thornton. Download the registration brochure here.

Greenwood CLE on the Road – Thursday, May 17, 2018
The Bar's second CLE on the Road Seminar for 2017-18 will be held at The Alluvian in Greenwood. Approximately 6 hours of CLE credit (including 1.5 hours of ethics) will be offered. Pre-registration cost is $135. 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. Topics will include updates from local judges, the Supreme Court, security of client data, electronic courts and much more. The Bar encourages lawyers in Greenwood and surrounding areas to take advantage of this CLE program. Please mark your calendar and make plans to attend.To view the brochure and complete agenda, click here.   

Southaven CLE on the Road – Friday, May 18, 2018
The Bar's final CLE on the Road Seminar for 2017-18 will be held at The Holiday Inn Southaven Central - Memphis. Approximately 6 hours of CLE credit (including 1.5 hours of ethics) will be offered. Pre-registration cost is $135. 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. Topics will include updates from local judges, the Supreme Court, security of client data, electronic courts and much more. The Bar encourages lawyers in Southaven and surrounding areas to take advantage of this CLE program. Please mark your calendar and make plans to attend. To view the brochure and complete agenda, click here.

Bridge the Gap: Rule 3–New Lawyer Program in Gulfport –Thursday, June 7, 2018
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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.