Category Archives: CLE

Continuing Legal Education Courses

April 27 – 28, 2018: Professionalism for New Attorneys

Date: Friday, April 27, 2018 – Saturday, April 28, 2018

Time: 9:00am – 4:30pm

Credits: 11 Ethics hours and 1 Substance Abuse CLE hour

Price:
Hotel Indigo,  151 Tatum Drive, Durham, NC 27703: $205 on or before 04/20/18; $230 thereafter

Live Webinar: $165 on or before 04/20/18; $190 thereafter

Mandatory CLE that discusses, but not limited to, ethical and practical issues. Presented by Law Professors, Judges, and practicing attorneys. The presenters will review rules and share stories of how they transitioned from new lawyers to seasoned lawyers. Receive encouragement and guidance! You are part of a noble profession.

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May 16, 2018: Criminal Law: A Review of Recent US Supreme Court Cases

Date: Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Time: 1:00pm – 2:15pm

Credits: 1 general CLE hour

Price:
Live Webinar: $35 on or before 04/16/18; $45

Attorney Peterkin with provide a summary of the most recent US Supreme Court Opinions that addressed criminal law matters, including ineffective assistance counsel and probable cause and fourth amendment challenges. He will discuss how these cases can help criminal defense attorneys develop appropriate strategies to more effectively represent criminal defendants.

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May 23, 2018: Employment Law: A Review of Recent US Supreme Court Cases

Date: Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Time: 1:00pm – 2:15pm

Credits: 1 general CLE hour

Price:
Live Webinar: $35 on or before 04/23/18; $45

Attorney Peterkin with provide a summary of the most recent US Supreme Court Opinions that addressed employment law matters, including dealing with retaliation claims related to whistleblower protections and issues regarding the timeliness of claims. He will discuss how these cases can help employment attorneys develop appropriate strategies to more effectively represent their clients.

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June 18-19, 2018: June 2018 Conference

Date: Monday, June 18, 2018 – Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Time: 9:00am – 4:10pm

Credits: 10 general and 2 ethics hours

Price:
Live Webinar: $249 on or before 04/19/18; $299 on or before 05/19/18; $349 thereafter

Day 1 – Divorce and Custody Review
Attorney Shelley Brown will elaborate on basic divorce and custody pleadings.

Attorney Ron Cooley will review child support establishment, preparation and presentation of the case.

Attorney Timothy Peterkin will discuss recent appellate decisions on divorce and custody and child support.

Attorney Timothy Peterkin will also review 2017 Formal Ethics Opinions.

Day 2 – Criminal Defense Review
Attorney Lisa Williams will review sample pre-trial motions and discuss the underlying legal basis, including when they are needed in order to preserve the record on appeal.

Attorney Lisa Williams will discuss obtaining discovery from the DA and compelling discovery.

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

Attorney Kimberly Lott will discuss digital forensics and how to obtain, understand and effectively use this information to advocate for your clients.

Mr. Craig Petronella will elaborate on cybersecurity threats. He will discuss how to effectively protect clients personal information,

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June 18, 2018: Divorce and Custody Review

Date: Monday, June 18, 2018

Time: 9:00am – 4:15pm

Credits: 5 general and 1 ethics hour

Price:
Live Webinar: $180 on or before 04/18/18; $200 on or before 05/18/18; $225 thereafter

Attorney Shelley Brown will elaborate on basic divorce and custody pleadings.

Attorney Ron Cooley will review child support establishment, preparation and presentation of the case.

Attorney Timothy Peterkin will discuss recent appellate decisions on divorce and custody and child support.

Attorney Timothy Peterkin will also review 2017 Formal Ethics Opinions.

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June 19, 2018: Criminal Defense Review

Date: Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Time: 9:00am – 4:10pm

Credits: 5 general and 1 ethics hour

Price:
Live Webinar: $180 on or before 04/19/18; $200 on or before 05/19/18; $225 thereafter

Attorney Lisa Williams will review sample pre-trial motions and discuss the underlying legal basis, including when they are needed in order to preserve the record on appeal.

Attorney Lisa Williams will discuss obtaining discovery from the DA and compelling discovery.

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

Attorney Kimberly Lott will discuss digital forensics and how to obtain, understand and effectively use this information to advocate for your clients.

Mr. Craig Petronella will elaborate on cybersecurity threats. He will discuss how to effectively protect clients personal information.

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July 27, 2018: Tax Law Review 2018

Date: Friday, July 27, 2018

Time: 10:00am – 11:15am

Credits: 1 general CLE hours

Price:
Live Webinar: $35 on or before 06/27/18; $45 thereafter

Professor Reginald Mombrun will discuss tax favorable and unfavorable provisions for individuals. He will elaborate on the missed opportunities and the Tax War. He will review business income tax benefits, corporate tax rate reductions, and changes to International taxation in the recent tax overhaul.

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July 27, 2018: Introduction to Construction Law

Date: Friday, July 27, 2018

Time: 1:00pm – 3:15pm

Credits: 2 general CLE hours

Price:
Live Webinar: $70 on or before 06/27/18; $90

Attorney Brian Schoolman will elaborate on a general overview of construction law. He will discuss the ways in which construction law varies from similar areas of law, such as real estate and contract law. He will discuss the appropriate procedures to bring a construction law case to trial. He will also address how to assist clients in avoiding common pitfalls that could’ve helped them avoid litigation.

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August 10, 2018: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Regulations and Disclosure Requirements

Date: Friday, August 10, 2018

Time: 9:00am – 10:45am

Credits: 1.5 general CLE hours

Price:
Live Webinar: $52.50 on or before 07/10/18; $67.50 thereafter

Attorney Tara Nichols will elaborate on the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s regulations and discuss how they impact the disclosure requirements in a closing.

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