Category Archives: CLE

Continuing Legal Education Courses

February 19, 2019: Employment Discrimination

Date: Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Time: 1:00pm – 2:15pm

Credits: 1 General CLE hour

Live Webinar
Price: $35 until 01/22/19; $45 thereafter

Generally, most states are an at-will state for the purposes of employment; there are numerous exceptions to that general rule for discrimination and retaliation under state and federal law. This program explores those exceptions and how to determine if there may be a viable claim under discrimination or retaliation law. Attorney Roger D. Locklear will explain the process and procedure for bringing discrimination and retaliation claims under the Civil Rights Act. After watching this program, attorneys will be better prepared to determine whether a potential client has a viable discrimination or retaliation claim and how to navigate the appropriate channels to finding a potential remedy.  Participants will also gain a better understanding of how to navigate the appropriate venues applicable when asserting a viable discrimination claim.

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February 20, 2019: Fourth Amendment Challenges

Date: Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Time: 5:00pm – 6:15pm

Credits: 1 General CLE hour

Live Webinar
Price: $35 until 02/06/19; $45 thereafter

Attorney Peterkin will discuss 4th amendment challenges to convictions. He will explore state and federal opinions that address “reasonable articulable suspicion” and how trial courts have addressed these facts. He will address statistics and how various jurisdictions have determined when the police officer met the minimum threshold for a “stop and frisk”.

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February 21, 2019: Landlord-Tenant Rights

Date: Thursday, February 21, 2019

Time: 3:00pm – 5:15pm

Credits: 2 General CLE hours

Live Webinar
Price: $45 until 02/18/19; $55 thereafter

Attorney Antoine Marshall will constitute the basics of landlord/tenant laws. He will cover the creation of a landlord/tenant relationship through verbal and written leases and the legal obligations of the parties. Attorney Marshall will also cover the elements of breaching a lease and the summary ejectment process. This includes initial filing, service requirements, obtaining a writ and appeal process.

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February 22-23, 2019: February 2019 Conference

Date: Friday, February 22 – Saturday, February 23, 2019

Time: 8:55am – 4:00pm

Credits: 10 General , 2 Ethics, and 1 Substance Abuse CLE hour

Attendance options:
Live Webinar
Banquet One, 10616 Metromont Pkwy #100, Charlotte, NC 28269
Hotel Indigo, 151 Tatum Drive, Durham, NC 27703

Price: $199 until 01/18/19; $249 thereafter

Friday, February 22, 2019 Civil Law Survey

Attorney Daron Satterfield will elaborate on real estate closings.

Attorney Satterfield will also provide a discussion on title searches.

Attorney Hudson will provide an Introduction to Personal Injury.

Attorney Caterine Bailey will discuss military issues in family law.

Attorney Timothy Peterkin will review 2018 ethical issues.

Attorney Antoine Marshall will elaborate on legal ethics that arise in social media. 

Saturday, February 23, 2019 Criminal Law Survey

Attorney Idrissa Smith will elaborate on sex crimes. He will discuss dealing with child victims, protective orders, and reviewing explicit or uncomfortable discovery with client/family.

Attorney Christon Halkiotis will discuss the laws regarding the sex offender registry.

Attorney Dawn Blagrove will discuss the fundamentals of jail credit.

Judge Vince Rozier will provide a mental health discussion on strategies for a better work/life balance. 

Attorney Joshua Rowland will elaborate on common forms of cyber-attacks, phishing e-mail recognition, and understanding the importance of strong passwords and two factor authentication.

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February 22, 2019: Civil Law Survey

Date: Friday, February 22, 2019

Time: 8:55am – 5:00pm

Credits: 5 General and 2 Ethics CLE hours

Attendance options:
Live Webinar
Banquet One, 10616 Metromont Pkwy #100, Charlotte, NC 28269
Hotel Indigo, 151 Tatum Drive, Durham, NC 27703

Price: $175 until 01/29/19; $200 thereafter

Attorney Daron Satterfield will elaborate on real estate closings.

Attorney Satterfield will also provide a discussion on title searches.

Attorney Hudson will provide an Introduction to Personal Injury.

Attorney Caterine Bailey will discuss military issues in family law.

Attorney Timothy Peterkin will review 2018 ethical issues.

Attorney Antoine Marshall will elaborate on legal ethics that arise in social media. 

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February 22, 2019: Real Estate Closings

Date: Friday, February 22, 2019

Time: 9:00am – 10:10am

Credits: 1 General CLE hour

Live Webinar
Price: $35 until 02/08/19; $45 thereafter

Attorney Daron Satterfield will elaborate on reviewing and preparing a closing packet. He will address the new procedures, review a sample closing packet and review a closing checklist hat is designed to protect the closing agent from having exposure to liability.

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February 22, 2019: Real Estate: Title Searches

Date: Friday, February 22, 2019

Time: 10:10am – 11:15am

Credits: 1 General CLE hour

Live Webinar
Price: $35 until 02/08/19; $45 thereafter

Attorney Daron Satterfield will discuss title searches. He will walk the attendees through a step by step approach to a title search. He will discuss tacking and other strategies to be more efficient while confirming the sellers have marketable title.

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February 22, 2019: Fundamentals of Personal Injury

Date: Friday, February 22, 2019

Time: 11:15am – 12:25pm

Credits: 1 General CLE hour

Live Webinar
Price: $35 until 02/08/19; $45 thereafter

Attorney Alvin Hudson will provide an introduction to personal injury representation, from the plaintiff’s attorney’s perspective. He will discuss evaluating cases (based on damages potential litigation costs) and how to identify possible defenses. He will also address settling the claims in the most efficient manner, including the drafting of the proposal and paying off liens.

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February 22, 2019: Military Divorce Fundamentals

Date: Friday, February 22, 2019

Time: 12:45pm – 2:50pm

Credits: 2 General CLE hours

Live Webinar
Price: $70 until 02/08/19; $90 thereafter

Attorney Catherine Bailey will address issues specific to military divorce, including notice issues and pension division. She will explain effective strategies to protect the clients who are deployed from being disadvantaged in custody cases, etc.

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