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Professional Responsibility MCLE Credit (PMCLE included in general MCLE credit)

Free CLE
All eligible ISBA members can earn up to 15 MCLE credit hours, including 6 PMCLE credit hours, per bar year.

This benefit is sponsored by ISBA Mutual Insurance Company


New Attorneys
ISBA member attorneys in their first five years of bar admittance pay only $25 for most live, on-site programs.  (No other discounts apply)

January 2015

DateEventLocationMCLEPMCLE**
January 6Introduction to Legal Research on Fastcase (Complimentary Training and CLE Credit for ISBA Members Only) Online Course
MCLE: 0.75 PMCLE**: 0.75*
January 6TELESEMINAR: Estate Planning in 2015: A Look Forward – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**:
January 7Advanced Tips for Enhanced Legal Research on Fastcase (Complimentary Training and CLE Credit for ISBA Members Only) Online Course
MCLE: 0.75 PMCLE**: 0.75*
January 8TELESEMINAR: 2015 UCC Update: Secured Transactions, Notes, Sales, and More – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**:
January 12TELESEMINAR: Attorney Ethics When Starting a New Law Firm – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**: 1.00*
January 13Fastcase Boolean (Keyword) Search for Lawyers (Complimentary Training and CLE Credit for ISBA Members Only) Online Course
MCLE: 0.75 PMCLE**: 0.75*
January 15TELESEMINAR: Employees, Social Media, Smartphones, Tablets: Legal Issues for Employers – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**:
January 15The President's Immigration Accountability Executive Action: What Employers Need to Know (LIVE WEBCAST)
Online Course
MCLE: 1.25 PMCLE**:
January 16TELESEMINAR: Attorney Ethics & the Use of Credit Cards in Law Firms – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**: 1.00*
January 20TELESEMINAR: Selling Closely-Held Companies to Employees, Part 1 – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**:
January 21TELESEMINAR: Selling Closely-Held Companies to Employees, Part 2 – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**:
January 22TELESEMINAR: Estate Planning Issues in Pre- and Post-Nuptial Agreements – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**:
January 23TELESEMINAR: Ethics of Maintaining Client Confidences in a Digital World – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**: 1.00*
January 27TELESEMINAR: Splitting the Difference: "Earnouts" in Business Sales – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**:
January 28TELESEMINAR: Ground Leases in Real Estate – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**:
January 29Non-Competes and Other Restrictive Covenants: What You Need to Know [LIVE WEBCAST]
Online Course
MCLE: 1.25 PMCLE**:
January 29TELESEMINAR: Incentive Trusts in Estate Planning: Promise and Peril – A National Perspective [LIVE REPLAY] Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**:

February 2015

DateEventLocationMCLEPMCLE**
February 3Introduction to Legal Research on Fastcase (Complimentary Training and CLE Credit for ISBA Members Only) Online Course
MCLE: 0.75 PMCLE**: 0.75*
February 3TELESEMINAR: Estate Planning for Digital Assets – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**:
February 4TELESEMINAR: Buying and Selling Partnership/LLC Interests: Economic, Management & Tax Issues – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**:
February 5Advanced Tips for Enhanced Legal Research on Fastcase (Complimentary Training and CLE Credit for ISBA Members Only) Online Course
MCLE: 0.75 PMCLE**: 0.75*
February 5TELESEMINAR: Ethics, Email and Law Practice – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**: 1.00*
February 62015 Federal Tax Conference Chicago
MCLE: 7.00 PMCLE**: 1.00*
February 6Hot Topics in Agricultural Law – 2015 Normal
MCLE: 6.00 PMCLE**: 1.00*
February 9TELESEMINAR: Warrants, Options & Other Incentives in Business Transactions – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**:
February 10Fastcase Boolean (Keyword) Search for Lawyers (Complimentary Training and CLE Credit for ISBA Members Only) Online Course
MCLE: 0.75 PMCLE**: 0.75*
February 11Effective Estate Planning for Copyright, Publication, and Literary Assets
Online Course
MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**:
February 12TELESEMINAR: Estate & Trust Planning for Educational Expenses – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**:
February 13Freedom of Information Act and Open Meetings Act Update Chicago
or Online Course
MCLE: 2.75 PMCLE**: 0.75*
February 13TELESEMINAR: Management Agreements in Real Estate – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**:
February 16Advanced Workers’ Compensation - 2015 [CHICAGO] Chicago
MCLE: 5.50 PMCLE**: 1.00*
February 16Advanced Workers’ Compensation - 2015 [FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS] Fairview Heights
MCLE: 5.50 PMCLE**: 1.00*
February 17TELESEMINAR: Drafting C and S Corp Stockholder Agreements, Part 1 – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**:
February 18Race & Sports: Racially Charged Sports Controversies and Legal Concerns
Online Course
MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**:
February 18TELESEMINAR: Drafting C and S Corp Stockholder Agreements, Part 2 – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**:
February 19Interpreters: Improving Language Access in Illinois Courts Chicago
or Online Course
MCLE: 2.00 PMCLE**: 2.00*
February 19TELESEMINAR: Duress & Undue Influence in Estate & Trust Planning – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**:
February 24TELESEMINAR: Drafting Independent Contractor Agreements – A National Perspective Telephone MCLE: 1.00 PMCLE**:
February 26Solo & Small Firm Practice Institute Series: Managing Your Firm: Time and Technology Tips Naperville
MCLE: 6.50 PMCLE**: 5.25*

March 2015

DateEventLocationMCLEPMCLE**
March 2–640 Hour Mediation/Arbitration Training - Master Series Chicago
MCLE: 40.00 PMCLE**: 40.00*
March 3Introduction to Legal Research on Fastcase (Complimentary Training and CLE Credit for ISBA Members Only) Online Course
MCLE: 0.75 PMCLE**: 0.75*
March 4Advanced Tips for Enhanced Legal Research on Fastcase (Complimentary Training and CLE Credit for ISBA Members Only) Online Course
MCLE: 0.75 PMCLE**: 0.75*
March 10Fastcase Boolean (Keyword) Search for Lawyers (Complimentary Training and CLE Credit for ISBA Members Only) Online Course
MCLE: 0.75 PMCLE**: 0.75*
March 13Spring 2015 DUI & Traffic Law Updates Springfield
MCLE: PMCLE**:
March 13Trial Practice Series: Hearing on Motion for Preliminary Injunction Chicago
or Online Course
MCLE: 5.75 PMCLE**: 5.75*
March 18Creatively Resolving Disputes for Special Education Hearings under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act MCLE: PMCLE**:
March 19–20Family Law Update 2015: A French Quarter Festival New Orleans
MCLE: 12.00 PMCLE**:
March 19How to: Summary Judgement and Appeals in Human Rights Cases Online Course
MCLE: PMCLE**:
March 25Avoiding Pitfalls While Navigating Through the Custom Penalty Process Online Course
MCLE: PMCLE**:

April 2015

DateEventLocationMCLEPMCLE**
April 1–22015 Environmental Law Conference Chicago
MCLE: PMCLE**:
April 7Introduction to Legal Research on Fastcase (Complimentary Training and CLE Credit for ISBA Members Only) Online Course
MCLE: 0.75 PMCLE**: 0.75*
April 9Advanced Tips for Enhanced Legal Research on Fastcase (Complimentary Training and CLE Credit for ISBA Members Only) Online Course
MCLE: 0.75 PMCLE**: 0.75*
April 9Using Freelance Attorneys and Other Outsourcing Choices to Grow Your Practice and Profits Chicago
or Online Course
MCLE: 3.25 PMCLE**: 2.75*
April 14Fastcase Boolean (Keyword) Search for Lawyers (Complimentary Training and CLE Credit for ISBA Members Only) Online Course
MCLE: 0.75 PMCLE**: 0.75*
April 16Solo & Small Firm Practice Institute Series: Building Your Practice and Preparing for the Future East Peoria
MCLE: 6.50 PMCLE**: 6.50*
April 22Business Sales and Acquisitions: The Basics of Asset and Stock Transitions MCLE: PMCLE**:

May 2015

DateEventLocationMCLEPMCLE**
May 1Criminal Law: Back to Basics Chicago
MCLE: PMCLE**:
May 13The Best CLE Program for Divorce Lawyers - Master Series MCLE: PMCLE**:
May 14ISBA Solo & Small FIrm Practice Institute Series- Protecting Your Practice: Finances and Technology MCLE: PMCLE**:




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** Professional Responsibility MCLE Credit (PMCLE included in general MCLE credit)